Dental Assistant

Location: Sunland Park

Department: Dental

Job Description:

Performs semi-technical dental and routine clerical work. Work involves assisting the dentist during examination and treatment; cleaning, sterilizing, and arranging instrument; assisting dentist with X-rays. Work under the supervision of the dentist and performs routine tasks according to standard procedures and instructions while promoting the well being of all people of S. NM through community health and social services.

Job Requirements:

High School Diploma and six months experience in a dental office and completion of a training course in dental assistance. Must have a current NM Dental Assistant certification. Must pass a criminal background check; maintain a current driver’s license, current automobile insurance, and maintain a clean driving record. Bilingual English/Spanish required.


Health Insurance
Vision Insurance
Life & AD&D
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Supplement Life Insurance
Holidays (9)
Education Reimbursement
Cafeteria Plan
Travel Reimbursement