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Dental Hygienist Job in Huntsville, AL (217422)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 217422 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:06/28/2018
Position:Dental Hygienist
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur
Location: Huntsville, AL 35810
 
Description
Our amazing Vital Smiles Dental team in Huntsville is currently looking for a Full-Time Registered Dental Hygienist to work 5 days per week in the Huntsville Office. _______________________________________________________________________________ We are a patient-focused practice and need someone who is fun and friendly while still dedicated to serving our patient’s needs. Are you a Registered Dental Hygienist seeking a career opportunity with full benefits in a playful environment where there are balloons on the walls and community events? - where we believe patients are the focus of all we do in providing quality care and our goal is to invest in your clinical and professional development. Key Responsibilities: • Provide oral prophylaxis, sealants, fluoride varnish and other preventive dental procedures • Perform scaling and root planning to treat and manage periodontal disease • Proficient in communicating chairside adjunctive care services and products to the patient • Promote the use of irrigation, local delivery of antimicrobials (Arestin), needle-free anesthetic • Proactive in communicating treatment by looking at risk factors to prevent future disease • Provide oral health motivation to encourage patients to be healthy • Educate and instruct patients on the importance of oral health, proper oral hygiene; offer recommendations for products/services; provide other health care education as necessary • Ensure all OSHA, Dental Board, and WDS policies and procedures are properly followed • Perform all other duties and responsibilities as assigned and allowed under applicable state laws and regulations. • Bilingual, a bonus, Spanish speaking helpful Successful Candidate Profile: • Independently motivated and self-directed • Have a proven history of working well with a team in a fast-paced environment. • Professional, outgoing, kind, exceptional chairside and customer service skills with people of all ages • Comfortable educating patients on their oral health and treating periodontal disease. • Ability to work a schedule to meet the needs of the business, Monday through Saturday with a weekday off as determined by the Manager Requirements: • Alabama certification and successful completion of hygienist licensure examinations. • Prefer one year of work experience, but for those new grads motivated to begin a hygiene program in a dental office and can keep up with the team, you are welcome to apply! • Must have a current X-Ray License & CPR certification Compensation & Benefits: • Compensation based on experience, plus a comprehensive benefits package including: • Excellent health insurance plan - • Dental discount and vision plans • 6 free visits to the Employee Assistance Program • Family, Legal, & Financial Counseling • $20k life insurance policy - premium paid • Paid holidays & Time Off • xxxk plan