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Job Title:

Dental Assistant – Dr. David Staples Dentistry

Work Hours:

Candidates must be able to work the following schedule:

Monday & Wednesday – 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM, Tuesday & Thursday – 6:45 AM to 2:30 PM.  You must be available one Friday per month – 7:15 AM to 1:30 PM

Vacations are taken only when the practice is closed to patients. If you must miss a day, it is your responsibility to find a suitable replacement.



$22-$28 per hour


Barrie, ON

Job Description

Our team is looking for a Dental Assistant, reporting to the owner.  This position is based at 470 Huronia Road, Barrie, ON L4N 6M2. We are a progressive, energetic, general dental office team that will welcome an outgoing candidate.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Helping with administrative tasks in the office, such as scheduling and record-keeping.
  • Preparing and taking X-rays of patients.
  • Greeting patients upon arrival.
  • Teaching and advising patients on proper oral hygiene.
  • Assisting in dental procedures.
  • Sterilizing equipment and following proper hygienic protocol.
  • Assisting with emergency dental work.
  • Managing the inventory of dental equipment and supplies.
  • Other duties as needed and instructed by the doctor or management.


The ideal candidate for this position will have:

  • 1-2 years of experience as a Dental Assistant.
  • Candidates must be Healing Arts Radiation Protection Commission (“HARP”) certified.
  • Candidates must be a CDA Level 2 Dental Assistant.
  • Current BLS/CPR certification (and annual updates).
  • Preference will be given to candidates with clinical experience.
  • Proficiency with Dentrix would be an asset.
  • Previous experience with Dexis digital radiographs would be an asset.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Discretion and trustworthiness: you will be a party to confidential information.
  • Strong organizational skills that reflect an ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail.
  • Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build and foster trusting relationships with patients and internal staff members.
  • Expert-level writing and verbal communication skills.
  • A proactive approach to problem-solving with strong decision-making capability.
  • Experience using MS Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and proficiency with MS Word.


Dr. David Staples Dentistry

We are Dr. David Staples Dentistry, a well-established dental practice providing a full range of dental services for the whole family: diagnostic, preventative, restorative, cosmetic, orthodontics, and maintenance. Our philosophy is to always put our patients first.

At Dr. David Staples Dentistry, we strive to provide the full continuum of patient care and believe that every day provides an opportunity to learn and share. To start each workday, we meet to discuss the day and week ahead. We invite our team to share their insights and provide input so we can provide the most personalized care possible.

If you ask our team why they love working here, they will tell you that it all comes down to the people. We are energetic, fun-loving, and supportive. We work collaboratively to ensure a smooth-flowing patient experience.

Dr. David Staples Dentistry is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.  We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or another legally protected status.  We encourage you to connect with us if you need accommodation in the recruitment process or require this job posting in an alternative format.

While we appreciate all interest, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


How to Apply:

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Date Posted:

July 6th, 2021  

Posting expires:

August 6th, 2021


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