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Job Id/Status: 238836 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:01/04/2019
Position:Dental Hygienist
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:None Specified
Location: Louisville, KY 41008
Mortenson Family Dental is growing and we are looking for our next amazing team member to serve our patients. We are looking for an outgoing, friendly team member who wants to be part of a fast-paced, rewarding work environment. This position offers all the latest technology, modern facility and the best team around! If you are searching for a change and are ready to grow in your career, apply today! We look forward to meeting you! RESPONSIBILITIES •Personally strives to delight patients and families by creating a kind, gracious, and caring environment. •Helps ensure efficient and profitable operations by seeking patient referrals, maintaining equipment, utilizing supplies cost effectively, and posting patient charges accurately. •Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional societies. •Promotes a “team first” attitude by demonstrating positive and caring relationships and communication with coworkers. •Follows CDC and OSHA guidelines for safety and infection control. •Provides necessary information in the form of x-rays, verbal communication, and other dental tests to help dentist diagnose dental treatment. •Performs comfortable periodontal evaluation, general scaling, deep scaling, and root planning for all patients. •Completes all clinical notes according to practice guidelines before dismissing patient. REQUIREMENTS •Dental Hygiene Certificate / Degree from an accredited dental hygiene program •Active dental hygiene license issued by the state board •Computer, copier, fax, telephone DESIRABLES •Associate or Bachelor's Degree •Local anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification •Laser Debridement Certification •General Supervision Privileges •CPR Certification •Hepatitis B Vaccination •Intraoral Camera •Caries Detection •Velescope •Open Dental Software •Digital Radiograph Technology SCHEDULE Monday 9-5, Tuesday 8:30-5, Wednesday 8:30-5 Thursday 8:30-5 and Friday 8:30 -1 BENEFITS We offer a generous benefits package, which includes medical, dental and vision coverage. We also offer life insurance, short- and long-term disability, FSA/HSA accounts, xxxk, paid time off, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, 6 paid holidays, Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), and an Employee Assistance Program. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the Company’s determination that the candidate has successfully passed a background check, including a drug screen. We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified candidates equally.