Job Description

Dental Assistant

Fast-paced community health center seeks:

  • Full-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
  • Travel to StayWell sites in Waterbury and Naugatuck is required.
  • Must be available to work 8-hour shifts between the hours of 8AM and 8PM; some evening and weekend hours are required.
  • Bilingual Spanish or Albanian skills are a plus

Excellent Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • No-cost medical coverage
  • No-cost life insurance
  • 10 paid holidays annually
  • 20 PTO days annually
  • 401k
  • Optional supplemental coverage (short- and long- term disability)

How to Apply

Interested candidates may apply via

StayWell Health Center Waterbury