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CDSBC's culture is one of collaboration, cooperation, respect, learning and growth. We are dedicated to creating a positive working environment and a healthy and productive workplace.

Current Employment Opp​ortunities​

Continuing Education and Registration Assistant

Employment Opportunity - Permanent Full-time​

The College of Dental Surgeons of BC (CDSBC) is the regulatory body for dentists, dental therapists, and certified dental assistants (CDAs) in BC. CDSBC's mandate is to protect the public by ensuring that dentists, dental therapists and CDAs are registered and qualified to practise, and that they are consistently providing safe and ethical care to their patients.

The successful candidate will be part of a team of six who are responsible for the registration and certification of those entering into the profession of dentistry and the monitoring of the ongoing competence of registrants within the requirements of the quality assurance program.  The quality assurance program is comprised of continuing education (CE) and continuing practice hour requirements for all CDSBC practicing registrants. 

Our working environment is welcoming, respectful, innovative and rewarding. We offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, a professional development allowance, and encourage reasonable work-life balance.

CDSBC maintains a commitment to organizational excellence. We are trusted as an organization to act ethically, fairly and with integrity. We are communicative, transparent, objective, impartial and accountable. 

Essential Duties

  • Process CE submissions in the CRM database received online, by email and mail
  • Answer inquiries, by phone and email, from registrants about their continuing education
  • Assist with registration/certification applications for dentists, dental therapists, and certified dental assistants as well as other tasks as needed
  • Provide support and backup for dental corporation and trade name inquiries and   new applications 
  • Assist with the coordination of a clean-up and revision to the application and record keeping process for dental corporations and trade names
  • Act as back-up for the receptionist, provide reception relief
  • Assist with the processing of duplicate prescription pad requests

    Qualifications & Skills
  • Post-secondary education and at least three years of related experience
  • Dental background
  • Detail-oriented and dependable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrate ability to organize and prioritize own work with minimal supervision
  • Maintain confidentiality and discretion of information received while performing regular work functions
  • Ability to maintain tact, grace, and diplomacy in all situations
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate solid computer skills with proficiency in standard office software applications, in particular Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Experience using a database or customer relations management system is an asset
  • Previous work experience in a regulatory or not-for-profit environment is an asset

If you are seeking a professional and fast-paced work environment that is welcoming, respectful, and collaborative, we invite you to email your cover letter and resume to

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.​

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.