Dental Assistant Lead

5575 E River Rd #171 Tucson, AZ 85750

We are searching for a highly organized Dental Assistant with great attention to detail and able to function at a high level in a busy practice. We are a well-established, private practice, in a beautiful office with state of the art equipment and excellent patients.

Dental Assistant Duties & Responsibilities

  • Welcome patients and seat them for treatment
  • Prepare patients for treatments, ensuring their comfort
  • Select and set up instruments, equipment, and material needed for the procedure
  • Sterilize instruments according to regulations
  • Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry
  • Undertake lab tasks as instructed
  • Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions
  • Keep the operatories clean and well-stocked
  • Schedule appointments
  • Maintain accurate patient records and assist with payment procedures


  • Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods
  • Understanding of health & safety regulations
  • The ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks like coronal polishing is a plus
  • Good computer skills
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Well organized and reliable
  • High school diploma, & graduating from dental assistant school is preferred
  • Additional certification or training is an asset ( e.g.EFDA)

 We would like to promote to lead dental assistant so if you are looking responsibility, please apply!



Location: Tucson, AZ
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary: $22.00 - $27.00 /per hour
Skill Level: Not Applicable

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