Registered Dental Assistant – RDA

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Job title: Registered Dental Assistant - RDA

Company: Swish Dental

Job description: Swish Dental is a privately owned and operated dental practice with the patient in mind. We are more than a place to get a perfect smile, we empower patients and employees to be their best. Through our core values we have created an environment that is inclusive, fun, and welcoming for everyone.

The Swish Dental team is looking for a highly motivated RDA to join our team.

Why You'll Love Swish Dental

Our career opportunities come with great benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Monthly Bonus opportunity
  • No weekends
  • Medical, vision, & dental benefits
  • Short-term disability
  • Paid holidays and time off
  • And more!

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures
  • Perform dental radiographs (x-rays) and scans
  • Document baseline patient information
  • Prepare and sterilize instruments, equipment, and patient rooms
  • Provide exceptional patient care throughout their visit
  • Take impressions of patients' teeth
  • Communicate effectively and efficiently
  • Maintain a “team first” and “patient first”mentality
  • Continuously increase dentistry knowledge and job skills
  • Adhere by State, Federal, and local compliance standards

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Fluent in English; verbal and written
  • Familiarity with dental terminology
  • Ability to travel to other locations as needed
  • Basic computer skills

Education & Experience

  • New grads welcome!
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Certificate of Completion from a Dental Assisting Course required
  • Texas RDA License required after 1+ years of certification
  • CPR and/or BLS certification required

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • This position may be required to sit or stand for long periods
  • This position may be required to work more than 40 hours per week
  • This position is in a clinical studio environment which can be noisy and distracting
  • This position may be required to sit or stand for long periods
  • This position may be required to work more than 40 hours per week
  • This position is in a clinical studio environment which can be noisy and distracting
  • This position may be exposed to infectious diseases and/or blood borne pathogens
  • This position may be required to handle sharp objects
  • This position may be exposed to harmful chemicals and/or gasses
  • This position may be required to communicate with others to exchange information
  • This position may require repetitive motions that include the wrists, hands and/or fingers
  • This position may require the operation of machinery and/or power tools
  • This position may require the assessment of the accuracy, neatness and thoroughness of the work assigned
  • This position may require moving self in different positions to accomplish tasks in various environments including tight and confined spaces
  • This position may require medium work that includes moving objects up to 50 pounds

Swish Dental is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Location: Austin, TX

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