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Dental Assistant Full Time at Bupa Dental - Townsville

Job Reference: PGGQ-JO-2012-17294

  • Looking for an experienced Dental Assistant to join our friendly team
  • Part time position working Mondays, Wednesday mornings and Fridays
  • Conveniently located in Townsville CBD close to public transport and amenities

Bupa Dental Townsville delivers first-class treatment and dental care for their patients. Our dedicated team at the practice is constantly up to date with latest treatments, offers a thorough and personalised approach to patient care, with a simple philosophy based on trust, respect and empathy.

We are seeking experienced Dental Assistants to join our growing team of clinicians on an initial part time basis working 2.5 days per week with the potential to go full time in the near future.

The role will require prior dental assisting experience (minimum 1 year at a local practice) and a sound understanding of general dental procedures.

The heart of the role:

  • General chairside assistance 
  • Prepare patients & facilities for dental treatment
  • Clean and prepare treatment rooms in accordance with infection control and practice protocols
  • Process contaminated instruments and equipment in accordance with practice protocols
  • Patient care; greeting and welcoming patients, chairside assistance and excellent customer service
  • Maintain and monitor an appropriate level of supplies in the treatment rooms, taking photos, scans and impressions

What you'll bring:

  • Minimum 1 year's dental industry experience is essential
  • Certificate III in Dental Assisting is preferred but not essential
  • Possess excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Possess excellent customer service skills and the ability to work at a fast pace
  • Has the ability to work under pressure in a calm manner
  • Forward thinking and pro-active attitude
  • Meticulous infection control and attention to detail
  • A caring and friendly personality that will motivate those around you

Join us:

Bupa believes in hiring the best talent in the market. We are known for our vibrant, high performing and incredibly rewarding workplace, and we take pride in creating exceptional and meaningful work experiences, encouraging innovation, delivering award winning benefits to our employees and being involved with our communities.

Bupa has everything – growth, passion, results and a caring & supportive culture that surround a burning ambition and purpose that is the best in the world.

How to apply:

If you want to work in a positive, fast-paced environment where patient care is the number one priority, click Apply Now to submit your resume and cover letter.

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