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The nation’s largest in-school dental program is looking for a Dental Assistant (DA) to provide dental services to children who may not otherwise receive dental care within Roanoke, VA. For almost 20 years, Smile Virginia has been changing lives, one small smile at a time. We need your help to reach many more children in need.
Dental Assistant (DA) Qualifications:
Dental Assistant (DA) Responsibilities:
Smile Programs In-School Dental Program Offers:
General Working Conditions:
This position entails situations of prolonged sitting and standing, as well as working in tight spaces. While performing the duties of this job, the employee must have the ability to lift 50+ pounds and assist with unloading, set up, break down, and reloading equipment from mobile van into school and back to mobile van. This position requires the dexterity and motor skills to handle dental instruments, x-ray equipment, sterilizers, air compressors and other equipment as needed to perform job tasks. The employee must follow safety guidelines to protect themselves and patients from infectious diseases and associated risks with the x-ray machine. The work locations will require travel (up to 2+ hours on occasions). The work environment is fast paced, requiring adaptability to interact with children and adults.