Job Posting:

Dental Hygienist

  • Location: Patten, Maine
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #987

Registered Dental Hygienist / Clinic

We are seeking a qualified Interim Registered Dental Hygienist for an immediate opening in Millinocket and Brownville, Maine! The person in this role will perform primary dental hygiene and assist the dentist in providing quality dental care. The Hygienist will work as part of the dental care team and ensure effective and quality dental care is given to our  patients. This person will aid in coordination and implementation of dental care programs and patient education.

We offer the following compensation:

  • $30-$32 an hour (based on experience) + Bonus!!
  • 80% of the Health Insurance Premium for the full time employee.
  • STD/LTD and Life insurance paid 100%
  • 401k with 3% employer match
  • Dental Insurance Benefit for the employee and family at no premium cost to the employee (At KVHC Dental Center).
  • 2 weeks paid vacation
  • 10 paid holidays
  • 1 week PTO.
  • Education reimbursement opportunities.
  • Much, much more!!

Work Schedule:

  • 4 days a week

Registered Dental Hygienist / Clinic

Responsibilities:

  • Review of daily schedule and/or processing of systems and requests.
  • Interview patients and record complete medical and dental histories.
  • Take and record the vital signs of blood pressure, when needed.
  • Perform oral inspections, recording all conditions that should be called to the attention of the dentist.
  • Perform complete periodontal and dental restorative charting.
  • Expose and process radiographs.
  • Perform pulp test pursuant to the direction of a dentist.
  • Perform all procedures necessary for a complete prophylaxis including scaling, root planning and curettage.
  • Apply fluoride to control caries.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED certificate. Or a combination of education and experience.
  • Maine registered Dental Hygienist license. Maine registered Radiology license.
  • Three to five years’ experience.
  • Ability to work with public and other medical and health providers.

Registered Dental Hygienist / Clinic

If you are interested you can apply at: https://acuity.healthcare/apply-today/