Pediatric Dental and Orthodontic Assistant

Edward J Nelson DMD PC | Arlington, VA

Posted Date 10/18/2020

Highly Specialized Pediatric Dental and Orthodontic Office looking for driven, efficient and caring dental/orthodontic assistants. 


EDWARD J NELSON D.M.D., P.C.  has served the NVA/DC area for 30 years and has built a successful practice through the belief that every child deserves quality healthcare. We care for a range of children of all ages, backgrounds, learning disabilities and needs. We are looking for hard working, career minded, thoughtful and kind people to add to our team of dental assistants and interns.

Our office is upbeat and fast paced, and employees not only learn a lifelong skill in dentistry, but time management, the workings of successful business structures, excellent bedside manner, and how to be an integral part of a team. 

Your duties will include: sustaining patient comfort, soothing upset patients, listening to their needs and educating them on dental procedures, performing teeth cleanings, taking x-Rays, and performing general office duties. Must be able to work efficiently to maintain and support the dentist’s schedule. 

No dental experience is necessary, we can train newcomers in as little as three weeks. You just need to come with a good attitude and a willingness to learn and work hard. Must work well with children. 

Come join our family, and help us serve the families of NVA/DC. 


Office hours: Monday-Thursday 7:20-5:30 No Fridays.

Employment type: part or full-time, will work around school schedules 


Compensation: entry level pay starts at $13/hr, depending on skill level and productivity base pay is higher. 


Full time employees receive excellent benefits including healthcare, access to a pension plan and vacation time. 


Room for career growth and job stability— over 10 employees have been with the practice for 5+ years, and 5 have been with us for 10+. 


 X-ray certification a plus. 


Please email or fax resume to:

 (571)-351-6996 attn: Linda


Part-time | Full-time | Internship

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