Registered Dental Assistant

Registered Dental Assistant

Req No:
Health Care
Closing Date:
December 5, 2021

The Tulalip Tribes

The Tulalip Tribes publicly announces that Indian Preference in hiring shall apply to Tulalip Tribal job opportunities according to our Preference Code.


Tribal Department: Dental


Job Summary: Dental Assistants perform a variety of supportive duties, which facilitate the work of the dentist.  Dental Assistants provide chairside assistance during treatment, provide patient service and perform clinic maintenance, recordkeeping and radiographic duties.


Compensation:  $DOE


Education Required

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Graduate of credentialed assisting program


Minimum Related Experience

  • Six (6) months dental assisting experience preferred, new graduates of credentialed assisting programs accepted.
  • Six (6) months experience utilizing Dentrix EDR or similar software
  • Six (6) months experience utilizing digital x-rays
  • Experience working with Native American population
  • Knowledge of Indian Health Service regulations and eligibility requirements


Required Licenses/Certifications/Prerequisites

  • Must have a Washington State Certified Dental Assisting Certificate from a credentialed dental assisting program.
  • Must have current Registered Dental Assisting License.
  • Blood Borne Pathogens Certificate. Must maintain as a condition of continued employment.
  • CPR/First Aide Certificate. Must maintain as a condition of continued employment.
  • Negative TB Skin Test or chest x-ray. Must maintain as a condition of continued employment.
  • HIPAA certification upon hire.
  • Must abide by the Tulalip Tribes vaccination policy
  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check.


Terms of Employment:  This is a regular Full-Time position.