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Dental Hygienist Job in Belfast, ME 04915 National
(Job ID: 347341)

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Location

Belfast, ME 04915

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Sep 27, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur

JOB ID / STATUS

#347341 ACTIVE

Description

Do you want to be a part of something great? Are you a recent grad or savvy professional hoping to join a practice where you can learn and grow? Read on to see if you have what it takes to join the team! Preferred candidates will have the ability to emphasize excellent care, build rapport, and provide patient education as well as exercise excellent infection control. Additional responsibilities include the following: - Evaluate patients overall oral health; examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease and lesions - Document patient dental history and chief complaint; records and reports pertinent observations and clinical data to dental staff - Follow through with oral hygiene procedures by following treatment plans prescribed by the attending Dentist, which may include: prophylaxis, gingivitis therapy, periodontal maintenance, periodontal scaling and root planning, fluoride treatments, application of protective sealants, and digital imaging (among others) - Assist with or institute emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment - Provides comprehensive patient education based on clinical findings Skills and Abilities - Ability to maintain poise and composure under pressure - Be a team player and have excellent people skills - Skilled multitasker with excellent analytical skills - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Ability to demonstrate a strong sense of ownership and responsibility Basic Qualifications - High School diploma or equivalent - Current Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) certification - Current BLS/CPR certification - Proficiency using MS Excel, MS Word, and e-mail To be at the top of our list, you will also have the following preferred qualifications: - Two (2) years of clinical experience - Experience using the Eaglesoft software application for all scheduling and charting activities - Anesthesia license Perks and Benefits - Relocation assistance - Sign-on bonus - Health coverage, which includes access to a great group medical plan - Deeply discounted employee dental care plan - Skills training, certification, and continuing education opportunities - Flexible work schedules and no Fridays! - Paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) - Supplemental insurance (life insurance, disability, etc.) - IRA retirement plan with a company match If this sounds like a perfect opportunity, we want to hear from you. Please send your resume and cover letter to right away!