Become Part of our Successful Dentistry Team as a Dental
Assistant at Nokomis Dental Care!
This position is more than just a job, it's an opportunity to
learn and grow with a terrific dental team. We're dedicated to
offering proficient, trustworthy dental services and care, and the
Dental Assistant position will play a large role in that. If this
sounds a like a good fit, we would love to hear from you.
We understand that you work hard, which is why each supported
location provides an excellent compensation and benefits package.
Additionally, Heartland Dental's extensive training and continuing
education opportunities are unparalleled and exceed industry norms.
Each supported location invests heavily in your professional and
personal growth and wants to see you succeed. If your career
ambitions include leadership and further advancement, our network
of supported locations offer many opportunities to help you meet
your goals. Heartland Dental's network of supported locations is
expected to double in size within the next five to seven years and
new opportunities will be created to support that growth.
- Medical and prescription drug insurance
- Free dental services for yourself and your dependents minus lab
- Vision care support
- Life insurance
- 401(K) retirement plan
- 6 paid holidays off
- Team-focused, uplifting and educational work culture
- Potential for 2 weeks vacation available
The Dental Assistant supports the clinical treatment care of
patients. Other functions include sustaining patient comfort,
managing supplies, listening to patients' needs and educating them
on dental procedures, working efficiently to maintain doctor's
schedule and adhering to all OSHA and safety policies and
procedures. The Dental Assistant will also organize and maintain
lab equipment, take and develop x-rays and provide comprehensive
post-op dental procedures to patients. The ideal Dental Assistant
candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal
communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental
terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent
As a Dental Assistant of a Heartland Dental supported office at
Nokomis Dental Care, you must have a positive and outgoing
personality, exceptional interpersonal verbal and written
communication skills, excellent patient care skills and strong
Office Hours for this location:
Tuesday: 07:30 - 5:30
Wednesday: 09:30 - 7:30
Thursday: 07:30 - 5:30
Friday: 07:30 - 5:30
Additional requirements for the Dental Assistant include:
Superior working knowledge of dental procedures and
Ability to build rapport with patients
Good manual dexterity
Computer proficiency and the ability to learn new programs
X-ray certification required in the state for which you
Previous work experience in a dental practice is preferred
Dental assisting school certificate is a plus.
We put our people first at Heartland Dental, and that shows in
our generous benefits package.
Company retains the sole discretion to change the duties of the
position at any time.
We provide all employees and applicants for employment the
protections of federal, state, and local laws affording equal
opportunity in employment.