About the role:
Calian is proud to continue a long-standing contractual relationship with the Department of National Defence (DND) to provide healthcare services to the Canadian Armed Forces. Through the Health Care Provider Contract, Calian employs health care professionals across Canada who are integral to supporting the health and wellbeing of our military members. Calian is currently seeking a Dental Assistant to work at Ottawa. Dental Assistants provide clinical assistance and administrative support to all disciplines of dentistry.
•Completed a Level II Intra-oral dental assisting program from a college accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada (CDAC);
•Ontario Dental Assistant Association (ODAA) certification
•National Dental Assistant Examining Board (NDAEB) certification are required
•As a minimum, have 1 year of full time equivalent experience in the following: providing clinical assistance in all disciplines of dentistry; and performing intra-oral procedures such as selective rubber cup polishing of coronal tooth surfaces, application of anti-cariogenic and desensitizing agents, and application of matrices and wedges
•Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Provider or equivalent, (CPR/AED) Level C Annual Certification
Type of assignment:
Full Time contract:37.5/hrs/wk
Language: EnglishCalian values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Calian is committed to being responsive to the diverse needs of its members, employees, and others, by striving to prevent and remove systemic barriers. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and we welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression and others who may contribute to diversity of our organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. We will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request.