Dental Assistant Job Opening

Dental Assistant

Meng Dentistry

Missoula, Montana
$15.00 - $18.00 an hour — Full-time, Part-time, Temporary
Category: Dental Assistant

Meng Dentistry, the prosthodontic office of Drs. Joe and Graham Meng is seeking a Full time Dental Assistant for a maternity leave. This position has the potential of turning into a part time (2) days per week- TBD. Availability includes working hours 7am-6pm, Mon-Fri. Starting pay of $15, but negotiable depending on experience, with ability to quickly advance based on performance.

The office is fast paced, rapidly growing, and utilizes state-of-the-art technologies.

As we are looking for a quick transition into this position, previous experience in dental assisting is required.

Job roles for the dental assistant include: greet patients, set up and tear down the treatment rooms, sterilize instruments and equipment, and assisting the dentist chairside. This position will also include performing infection control procedures, taking patient x-rays and impressions, fabrication of temporary crowns and sedation monitoring and completing chart notes. Comfort and ability to learn high technical dental and surgical procedures a must.

Desired Qualifications and Attributes:

  • 1-2 years previous experience as a Dental Assistant.
  • Current Radiology Certification.
  • Ability to learn and adapt quickly
  • Coachable
  • Excellent communication skills and demeanor
  • Good hand skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Gets along well with coworkers
  • Organized and neat
  • Professional manner
  • Efficient time manager
  • Ability to prioritize tasks

If interested, please mail, email, or drop off a resume at our office.

Meng Dentistry

2831 Fort Missoula Rd, Ste. 204

Physician's Building #2

Missoula, MT 59804


Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary

Salary: $15.00 to $18.00 /hour


  • dental assisting: 1 year (Required)


  • Certified Dental Assistant (Preferred)
  • X-ray (Preferred)

Working days:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday

Hours per week:

  • 20-29
  • 30-39

Overtime often available:

  • No

Employment Length:

  • 4 - 6 months

Typical start time:

  • 7AM

Typical end time:

  • 6PM