Dental Assistant I (Float): Posting #19776
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Bellingham, WA

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):

Sea Mar's extensive Dental Program is seeking a Full-time Dental Assistant Floater to cover the following sites in the Northern part of our Sea Mar Dental Clinics:

  • Bellingham Dental
  • Everett Dental
  • Marysville Dental
  • Monroe Dental
  • Mount Vernon Dental
  • Oak Harbor Dental
  • Port Angeles Dental

Must have reliable transportation and carry liability insurance as minimum. Mileage cost will be provided if asked to cover to and from locations above. This position offers excellent Healthcare Benefits and paid-time-off.

Position Summary:

Applicant will assist providers in the delivery of dental care. Responsibilities are as follows: assist provider in Restorative, Prosthodontics, Endodontics, Oral Surgery procedures and any other procedures allowed by the WA Dental Practice Act.

Qualifications and/or Requirements:

  • Must be a registered Dental Assistant with the State of Washington.
  • Must have basic life support (BLS) certification.
  • Must have organization skills and dental record experience.
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with the utilization of computers.
  • Excellent customer service skills is a must.
  • Orthodontic experience preferred.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred but not required.

What We Offer:

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with opportunity for advancement. Full-time employees working 30 hours or more, receive an excellent benefit package of Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employee Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 24-27 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. We offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

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 please email Desiree Vives, Dental Regional Manager at DesireVives@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on 11/19/2019

External candidates considered after 11/22/2019

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).

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