Job Opportunity: Part time Licensed Dental Assistant

Location: Bigfork Dental

Positions Available: 1Part time
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Scenic Rivers Health Services is currently seeking a Part Time Licensed Dental Assistant to support our dental clinic in Bigfork, MN. Our dental teams enjoy a positive and fast paced environment in modern and well equipped facilities. This position will work closely with the dentist to assist in procedures and perform certain oral treatments.
Dental Assistant Responsibilities:
  • Record patient dental and medical histories as well as treatment information in patient records using the EDR system
  • Prepare patient and assist dentist during procedures and dental emergencies
  • Perform applications of sealants, fluorides, and other dental agents for the prevention of dental decay
  • Operate X-ray machines
  • Pour, trim and polish study casts
  • Provide patient education to assist with developing and maintaining good oral hygiene
  • Sterilize and prepare dental equipment prior to patient appointments
Dental Assistant Requirements:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team centered approach
  • Customer service oriented
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management
  • Active MN Dental Assistant License
  • 2-3 years experience in a dental assistant role preferred
  • Knowledge and experience with chronic disease patients preferred
  • Experience with VisDental or other electronic dental records is also preferred
New grads are welcome to apply too! 

  • 6 Annual Vacation Days
  • 6 Annual Sick Days
  • 6 Annual Holidays & 3 Personal Days, paid at 4 hrs/day
  • Health Insurance options through Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Dependent Care Flex Spending Account
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan through RBC Wealth Management 
To support our part time Licensed Dental Assistants we also supply:
  • CPR Certification
  • 2 Annual Continuing Education Days
  • $500 Annual Continuing Education Benefit
  • Covered License Renewal Costs

Join our team and make a difference in patient care!

Scenic Rivers Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send Resume and questions about job opportunities to
Human Resources:

Travis Luedke, HR Director - Direct Line: 218-361-3190

Stephanie Leonard, HR Manager - Direct Line: 218-361-3158


Scenic Rivers Health Services
Attn: HR
20 5th Street South East
Cook, MN 55723

Cook Area Health Services, Inc. dba Scenic Rivers Health Services is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage Veterans to apply.

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