About us:

Our team at Foothills Orthodontics in Okotoks offer a full range of orthodontic services to the communities in Okotoks, High River, Calgary and the surrounding areas.  

We offer a fun, friendly, community driven work environment where each team member is dedicated to the overall health and wellbeing of our patients.  


Schedule:  Tuesday 9am-5pm, Wednesday 11am-7pm, Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 8am-4pm, and 1-2 Saturday's per month from 9am-3pm

The opportunity:

We are currently looking to hire an Orthodontic Dental Assistant to join our busy and well-established practice. We have a great work environment and support a culture of team work, growth & development opportunities, and community involvement.  

What you will benefit from:

  • Access to continued education through our preferred partnership with dcinstitute.ca
  • Exposure to a large network of dental professionals
  • 2 weeks vacation 
  • Health Benefits


  • Clinical chairside assisting duties including knowledge of instrumentation
  • Establish strong patient relationships while maintaining ethical professional behaviour
  • Cleans and prepares treatment room in accordance with infection control and practice protocols for each patient
  • Detailed understanding of practice health and safety requirements


  • Registered Dental Assistant with the College of Alberta Dental Assistants.  New grads with an interest in Ortho are encouraged to apply!
  • Ortho Module is required, but experience with ortho is not necessary.  We will train.
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Punctual and reliable 


Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. We thank all applicants, but only suitable applicants will be contacted. Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Talent Team at 416-558-8338. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.


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