Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health
Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization
committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human,
housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities,
specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar
proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity,
immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless
of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services
includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health
clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational
services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):
Dental Assistant I, II or III - Posting #21650
On-call position available for our Everett Dental Clinic.
Candidate will assist the dental provider in the delivery of dental
procedures allowed by the WA State Dental Practice Act. Other
responsibilities are as follows: assist provider in Restorative,
Prosthodontics, Endodontics, Orthodontics, Oral Surgery procedures,
and any other procedures allowed by the WA Dental Practice Act.
Major duties for Dental Assistants include maintaining proper
records for material safety data sheets (MSDS), spore test,
inventory of dental supplies. In addition, will also assist in
training new Dental Assistants and organizing schedules to generate
check lists for maintenance of dental procedures.
Qualifications and/or Experience:
- Applicant must have a valid WA state license, basic life
support (BLS) certification, organizational skills, dental record
experience and familiarity with the utilization of computers.
- Excellent customer service skills required for this position.
Must be able to communicate, read and write in English and have the
ability to interpret common written material about dentistry.
- Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred for this
As a Dental Assistant II, applicant must have completed a formal
Dental Assistant program at a College, Technical Institute or
equivalent. A minimum of 6 months of work experience is required.
Employee with no formal training must have a minimum of 18 months
of work experience in a Dental Assistant position.
As a Dental Assistant III applicant must be knowledgeable of the
proper sterilization methods and OSHA regulations including QI.
Able to duplicate and mount radiographs, place temporary
restorations, take impressions, pour and trim models, place
retraction cord, place matrix bands, perform coronal polish and
give fluoride treatments. Applicant must have 2 years working
experience. Employees with no formal training must have a minimum
of 3 years of experience working in a Dental Assistant
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, complete the online application and
click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the
position, email Cindy Carrillo, Dental Supervisor at
Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted on 04/22/2021
External candidates considered after 04/27/2021
This position is represented by Office and Professional
Employees International Union (OPEIU).