The Dental Centre

Certified Dental Assistant

Atlantic Canada’s fastest-growing dental group!

East Coast Dental Group (ECDG) is currently seeking a Certified Dental Assistant to join our team at Capital Dental Clinic in Fredericton ! This is a full-time, permanent position that will be based in Fredericton NB. If you have a proven track record of success as a Dental Assistant and you are excited about the opportunity to have ownership over your work and take initiative to develop and grow in the role, let’s talk!

You will enjoy:

  • A comprehensive and competitive total rewards package that includes a market competitive compensation structure, Group Benefits, Vacation and Flex Days, Continuous Education opportunities, and a Bonus Program
  • Working with a progressive company and a supportive and passionate leadership team that is focused on the Employee, Clinician, and Patient experience

You will be accountable to:

  • Address patient requests and needs in a professional manner
  • Respond to patient concerns timely and ensure patient satisfaction
  • Schedule patient appointments and make reminder calls
  • Greet patients, creating a sense of comfort and professionalism
  • Maintain up-to-date patient medical records
  • Obtain insurance information from patients, process patient billings, and collect payments
  • Maintain patient care plans based on assessment information
  • Suggest process improvements to enhance patient services
  • Maintain confidential and secure patient records

Your experience and qualifications include:

  • A proven history of demonstrating a positive and empathetic approach to your customers and your team
  • Patience and a willingness to learn
  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent
  • Medical assistant certification (asset)
  • 2+yrs’ medical office experience (asset)
  • Highly organized with a strong ability to manage different priorities
  • Ability to work with others and use resources to problem solve
  • Apply good judgment to fast-changing situations
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective collaborator and works well with a team of other clinical practitioners

Protecting the health and safety of employees, patients, and the community is very important to ECDG. As such, ECDG supports public health guidelines and recommendations regarding COVID-19 vaccines. Any offers of employment will be contingent on the candidate’s acceptance to comply with ECDG’s COVID-19 Vaccination policy.

Expected start date: 2021-12-13

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00-$24.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay


  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care


  • Day shift
  • No weekends


  • Dental Assisting: 1 year (preferred)


  • Dental Assistant (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

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