Dental Assistant - Contract

Dental Assistant - Contract
  • $45,760 - $54,080 per Annum
  • Contract
  • Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand Epsom Auckland NZL 1061
Job Ref: DD DA Contract
Sector: Others
Sub-sector: Dentist
Date Added: 15 November 2022

About the Role

Are you looking for an opportunity to build your existing dental experience while working in a fun but professional environment? If so, Medacs Healthcare Dental Team can offer you the perfect role!

We are currently seeking Dental Assistant for fixed term contracts to start as soon as possible for a minimum of 2 - 4 weeks. Ideally you will be available full time however this can be negotiated if needed. There is also a possibility for these contracts to be extended for the right candidate. These contracts will be based in Central and South Auckland.

As the first point of contact for the practice, you must have great customer service skills and work well in a team environment. It is a very busy role, so we need someone with exceptional attention to detail, and able to multi-task.

Key Responsibilities

  • Excellent communication skills and able to liaise with patients of all ages
  • Supporting patients and ensuring they are at ease throughout dental procedures
  • Sterilization Room duties
  • Ensure correct sterilisation methods are always used to keep the environment and tools clean
  • Reception duties (if required), answering phones, patient call-backs, taking payments etc.
  • Adhere to correct infection control methods, including wearing appropriate PPE
  • Assist with patient care, equipment setup and any other ad-hoc duties as required

Key Requirements

  • Right to work in NZ essential.
  • Experience with EXACT or Titanium Dental software
  • Proven New Zealand experience as a Dental Assistant (minimum of 6 months)
  • Ability to take on work across a range of dental practices, some at short notice.
  • Competence to assist Dentist with Charting
  • Strong multi-tasking skills and be able to work well under pressure

Why work with Medacs Healthcare

Medacs Healthcare is a leading staffing and services company providing temp, locum, and contract recruitment expertise to all Private and Public dental practices.

  • Competitive pay PLUS 8% holiday pay
  • Up to $450 Refer-A-Friend bonus
  • Flexibility of days when you want to work
  • FREE Medacs Uniform
  • Weekly Payroll!


Click the Apply button and follow the prompts. To find out more about this exciting role, please contact Deborah D'Souza - Recruitment Consultant on 09 630 8300.

Medacs Healthcare
13/12/2022 03:48:40
NZD 45760 54080 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Deborah D'Souza

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