Dental Hygienist Full-Time
Job Title: Dental Hygienist
Practice: Family Dental Office
Location: Shoreline, WA
Practice Description: Welcome to our family dental office located in the Shoreline neighborhood! We are dedicated to providing excellent dental care to our patients and believe that patient education is key to maintaining a healthy mouth. Our practice is committed to creating a welcoming and comfortable environment for all our patients.
Job Description: We are currently seeking a warm and friendly dental hygienist to join our busy dental practice in Shoreline. The chosen candidate will play a crucial role in promoting oral health by performing various dental hygiene procedures. Responsibilities include performing prophylaxis, periodontal treatment, oral cancer screenings, and radiographic studies. The dental hygienist will also chart conditions of decay and disease and perform procedures in compliance with appropriate dental practices.
- Perform dental prophylaxis (cleanings) for patients of all ages.
- Administer periodontal treatment and assist with periodontal maintenance.
- Conduct oral cancer screenings and radiographic studies.
- Chart conditions of decay and disease accurately in patients' records.
- Educate patients on proper oral hygiene techniques and preventive dental care.
- Collaborate with the dental team to develop individualized treatment plans for patients.
- Adhere to infection control and sterilization protocols to ensure patient safety.
- Valid and active license to practice dental hygiene in the state of [State].
- Strong knowledge of dental hygiene procedures and techniques.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
- Compassionate and patient-centered approach to care.
- Commitment to continuing education and professional development.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Opportunity to work in a supportive and patient-focused dental practice.
- Continuing education opportunities to enhance professional development.
- Positive and collaborative work environment.
If you are a warm and friendly dental hygienist who is passionate about promoting oral health and providing exceptional patient care, we encourage you to apply for this position. Join our team and become part of our commitment to excellence in dental care. Apply now and take the next step in your dental hygiene career with us!
Pay Range: $64-$70/hr.
401K: Yes with 3% employer match
Medical: Monthly medical stipend based on full/part time employment
Dental Insurance: In-house dental
Paid Time Off: Vacation pay, Holiday pay
Number of Dentists: 1
Number of Registered Dental Hygienists: 1
Number of Assistants: 3
Number of Front Office Staff: 2
Number of Sterilization Techs: 0
Work Schedule: Monday-Thursday hours 7:30-5:00. Patient hours are 8-5, we have a daily team huddle to go over the schedule at 7:45. Lunch break from 1-2.
Years Experience Required: New graduates and experienced welcome!
Required Skills: • Proven experience as dental hygienist is preferred
• Knowledge of basic sterilization methods
• Understanding of health & safety regulations, current OSHA/HIPPA training
• Good computer skills
• Excellent communication and people skills
• Attention to detail
• Well-organized and reliable
• CPR/BLS certification
• Active WA state hygiene license
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