Job Description

Dental Assistant (Full Time or Part Time) SIGN ON INCENTIVE $500

Fast-paced community health center seeks:

  • Full-Time or Part-Time Dental Assistant
  • A positive, caring, and motivated individual who works efficiently and multi-tasks well.
  • This Dental Assistant must have good reasoning and decision-making skills.
  • Dental Assistant will have the ability to work collaboratively in a team approach providing outstanding dental care

A few examples of this Dental Assistant’s responsibilities include:

  • preparing and maintaining dental instruments, materials, and equipment
  • collecting and recording patient health histories
  • preparing patients for dental procedures
  • using effective communication skills for pre- and post-op procedures


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Graduate of accredited Dental Assisting school or two years dental experience in general dentistry
  • Successful completion of Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Infection Control exam
  • Successful completion of and Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Radiation Health & Safety exam

Excellent Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • $500 sign on bonus after successful completion of 90-days with satisfactory attendance and performance.
  • 100 % Premium free United Health Care core medical coverage
  • 100 % Employer Paid $50,000 life insurance
  • Ten (10) paid holidays annually
  • 20 PTO days annually; pro-rated
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness
  • 401k
  • Optional supplemental coverage (short- and long- term disability)

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: From $20.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance



  • 8 hour shift



  • High school or equivalent (Required)



  • Dental assisting: 1 year (Preferred)



  • Registered Dental Assistant X-Ray Certification (Required)
  • Registered Dental Assistant Infection Control Certification (Required)


Work Location: One location

How to Apply

StayWell Health Center Waterbury