Dental Assistant

Laureato Solutions is a prominent Workforce Solutions company headquartered in Northern Virginia. Our expertise lies in delivering innovative technology solutions that elevate workforce performance and productivity across various industries. We are committed to optimizing work processes and enhancing employee efficiency. Our collaborative work environment empowers our team members to drive impactful changes through their specialized skills and creative thinking. With a diverse range of clients and industries, we are dedicated to shaping a future where work is efficient, effective, and engaging.

Department: Dental Assistant
Project Location(s): Richmond, VA, US
Education: Associates Degree

Job Description:

As a Dental Assistant, you will play a pivotal role in supporting the dental team to ensure a smooth and efficient workflow within the practice. Your primary responsibility will be to assist the dental professionals in delivering high-quality patient care while maintaining a clean and organized clinical environment.


  • Assist the dentist during dental procedures, preparing and arranging necessary instruments and materials.
  • Welcome and prepare patients for dental treatments, ensuring their comfort and addressing any concerns they may have.
  • Sterilize and maintain dental instruments and equipment according to established protocols.
  • Prepare treatment rooms and maintain a clean and organized clinical area, ensuring a safe and comfortable environment for patients.
  • Take and record patient medical histories and vital signs, as required.
  • Educate patients on proper oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions.
  • Manage patient scheduling, appointments, and treatment plans in coordination with the front office staff.
  • Assist in taking and developing dental X-rays.
  • Perform dental laboratory procedures such as pouring and trimming models, fabricating temporary crowns, and processing X-rays.
  • Adhere to infection control policies and protocols to maintain a safe and healthy environment.


  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent; completion of a recognized dental assistant program is preferred.
  • X-ray certification in the state of Virginia is required.
  • Proven experience as a Dental Assistant is a plus.
  • Knowledge of dental instruments, materials, and sterilization methods.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking abilities.
  • Attention to detail and dedication to providing exceptional patient care.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with dental software (e.g., Dentrix, Eaglesoft) is an advantage.

How to Apply: If you are a motivated and compassionate Dental Assistant looking to join a dedicated team and contribute to providing exceptional dental care, we invite you to apply. Please send your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you are interested in this position to or click the “Apply Now” button. Include “Dental Assistant Application – [Your Full Name]” in the subject line. We look forward to reviewing your application.

Laureato Solutions – Workforce Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. We look forward to considering you for this rewarding opportunity!