dental hygienist

DENTAL HYGEINIST/SIGN ON BONUS/TUITION REIMBURSEMENT

We are dedicated to getting patients to love coming to the dentist! At Dream Dental we are driven to create extraordinary experiences for our patients and employees. We are a fun dental office, host social events for our employees and have amazing growth opportunities. We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. In our office, we have the latest advanced dental technologies to provide our patients top-notch care.

What do Dental Hygienists do? Dental Hygienist duties revolve around conducting initial patient screenings, cleaning teeth (e.g. removing plaque) and advising patients on oral health and preventative care. You’ll help dentists decide treatments for teeth or gum diseases and handle dental emergencies. As a Dental Hygienist, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages. You should have deep knowledge of relevant health and safety rules and a good eye for oral diseases and anomalies. If you have a steady hand and great bedside manner, we’d like to meet you.

We have great benefits, team atmosphere, paid time off, great hours and more! If you enjoy excelling as a Dental Hygienist and creating healthier and happier smiles, we are looking forward to giving you the opportunity to join our team!

Responsibilities

  1. Ensure patients feel as comfortable as possible before their examination
  2. Sterilize dental instruments properly
  3. Conduct initial mouth screenings and check oral health history
  4. Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries or periodontitis
  5. Clean and help protect patients’ teeth (e.g. remove plaque or apply fluoride)
  6. Educate patients of all ages on proper teeth care (by demonstrating, for example, good brushing techniques)
  7. Give instructions to patients after operations or other dental procedures
  8. Take X-rays or dental impressions
  9. Assist dentists with selecting appropriate treatments for various diseases (including oral cancer)
  10. Maintain documentation and charts on each patient
  11. Monitor supplies

Skills

  1. Proven experience as Dental Hygienist or similar role
  2. In-depth knowledge of health and safety regulations in this profession (e.g. HIPAA)
  3. Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment
  4. Outstanding communication skills
  5. A patient and friendly personality
  6. Attention to detail
  7. Stamina to meet the physical demands of the job
  8. Diploma in Dental Hygiene; Master’s is a plus
  9. Valid license to practice

We offer Bonus pay

Paid Time OFF

Full Time

Monday-Friday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

SIGN ON BONUS

TUITION REIMBURSEMENT