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Registered Dental Assistant

Location : Los Banos, CA
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Reference Code : PRF# 7429 , PRF# 7430
Job Industry : Medical

Job Description :

The Registered Dental Assistant will have the responsibility for assisting the dentist. The Registered Dental Assistant reports directly to the supervising dentist.


  • Demonstrates effective communication and problem-solving skills.

  • Prepare tray set-up, sterile instruments.

  • Pass and receive instruments.

  • Mix cements, amalgam and impression materials.

  • Oral evacuation and retraction.

  • Seat, prepare, and dismiss patients.

  • Receive and place telephone calls.

  • Appointment control.

  • Inventory control.

  • Routine maintenance of equipment.

  • Operatory preparation and clean-up.

  • Oral hygiene instructions.

  • Records management.

  • Take blood pressure; take oral temperature.

  • Develop and mount x-ray.

  • Pour and trim diagnostic casts.

  • Fabricate custom trays.

  • Coronal polishing with State Board approved course.

  • Temporary cementation and removal of temporary crowns.

  • Size crowns and bands.

  • Remove cement supra-gingivally.

  • Place bases and liners on sound dentin.

  • Test pulp vitality.

  • Dry canals with absorbent points.

  • Mouth mirror inspection of oral cavity.

  • Place, wedge, and remove matrix.

  • Topical application of fluoride.

  • Remove sutures.

  • Other duties as required.




Required Qualifications :

  • Current California Registered Dental Assistant Licensure. 

  • X-Ray License. 

  • CPR/BLS Card Certified by American Heart Association Dental office procedures and terminology.

  • GED or High school graduate

  • Clerical and computer skills.

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