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For consideration of any position we require a fully completed application. This includes Education Information, Employment History and Work Experience. Account for all employment within the last ten years, beginning with your current or most recent employer. In addition, indicate any other experience which you feel is relevant to the position for which you are applying (military experience, volunteer or experience gained etc.). If the field is not applicable, mark N/A. Please attach your resume as supplemental information only. Applications will be rejected if “SEE RESUME” is written on any portion of this section.


The Dental Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant’s duties include, but are not limited to, patient management, anticipation of the dentists’ needs and assistance in any way that will accomplish the most efficient and highest quality of dental treatment.


The Dental Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant is responsible for the following:

  • Primary responsibility is chair side assistance to Dentist.
  • Provides comfort to and meeting the needs of the patient.
  • Continual analysis of the working situation and patient flow is maintained throughout the day to ensure efficient patient care.
  • Maintains appropriate information in patient charts for the back office. Ensures that all patient records are maintained in confidential manner.
  • Coordinating appointments and laboratory schedules to ensure timely delivery of cases.
  • Presents oral hygiene instructions to patients.
  • Individual bagging, dating and sterilization of instruments. Maintains log book of sterilization procedures and testing.
  • Maintains and documents maintenance of all equipment.
  • Maintaining neat, stocked, and orderly operatories and dental areas.
  • Operates dental radiographic equipment. Able to take, process, mount and file films.
  • Mouth-mirror inspection of the oral cavity, to include charting of obvious lesions, existing restorations, and missing teeth.
  • Provides coverage for Dental Receptionist as may be required, as well as other duties as may be required to effectively and efficiently carry out the daily operation of the dental program, and provide quality care to patients.
  • This position requires working evenings and weekends as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Dries root canals with absorbent points.
  • Tests pulp vitality.
  • Replaces the liners and bases on sound dentin.
  • Removes cement excess from supragingival surfaces of teeth.
  • Sizes stainless steel crowns. Fabricates temporary crowns.
  • Coronal polishing (upon completion of State Board approval course).
  • Takes impressions for diagnostic and opposing models. Pour up models and trim.
  • Applies non-caustic topical agents.
  • Assists in administration of nitrous oxide under instructions, supervision of, and after initiation of procedure by dentist.
  • Molds, wedges, and removes matrices.
  • Removes sutures.
  • Applies topical fluoride after scaling and polishing by dentist or dental hygienist
  • Replaces and removes rubber dams.
  • Providing coverage for Dental Receptionist as may be required, as well as other duties as may be required to effectively and efficiently carry out the daily operation of the dental program, and provide quality care to patients.


Education & Experience

Must have graduated from high school or equivalent. Must have passed the radiation examination required by the

California Dental Board.

Registered Dental Assistant must possess a valid Dental Assistant license.


Specific abilities or expertise necessary for the position.


Registered Dental Assistant must possess a valid Dental Assistant license.

Must have or willing to obtain current CPR Certification that meets the guidelines of the American Heart Association or Red Cross prior to orientation

Ability To

Work with various types of patients from the young to the elderly.

Must be able to work with the Indian Community, and be

sensitive to the Indian culture and its needs.

Physical Demands

This job may require prolonged sitting, moderate standing, bending and walking. May be required to work late hours to accommodate patients’ needs.


You are also advised that this organization is required to give preference in employment and training to qualified Indian candidates (Title 2 U.S. Code 472 and 473) and Public Law 93-638 provided the applicant has submitted appropriate verification of Indian preference for employment.


Riverside-San Bernardino County Indian Health Inc., has adopted a Drug-Free and Alcohol-Free Policy, in part, to satisfy its obligations under the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988. It is unlawful for any employee to manufacture, distribute, dispense, possess or use a controlled substance in the workplace. In addition, Riverside-San Bernardino County Indian Health, Inc., must be notified within five (5) calendar days of any criminal drug statute conviction for a violation occurring in the workplace. Employees who are suspected of violating Riverside-San Bernardino County Indian Health, Inc.’s Drug-Free and Alcohol-Free Policy may be required to submit to inspections of their persons, vehicles or personal property. This may include medical testing for alcohol and/or drug use.


Job Type



$22.00 – $24.00 per hour


  • Medical, Dental and Vision to all Full-Time Employees
  • Paid Time Off, Extended Illness Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time off for Bereavement and Jury Duty
  • 401(k) – Retirement Programs
  • Life Insurance- 2 Times Your Annual Pay (Limit Applies)
  • Long Term Disability
  • Supplemental Benefits- Accident, Critical Illness, Life, Short Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Employee Fitness Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program for Native American Employees
  • Career Advancement Opportunities


  • Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm, Friday 8:00am-2:00pm

Work Location

Barstow Clinic (Barstow, Ca)

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