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Dental Hygienist (Part-time)

Company: Pearl Street Dental Partners
Location: Harker Heights
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

We are looking to add a part time Dental Hygienist's to our dental family at Fusion Dental & Braces- Harker Heights and Killeen. We are looking for someone passionate about what they do, wanting to work together with the Doctor & team to treat patients and promote good oral health practices. Our ideal candidate will love patients of all ages, have deep knowledge of relevant health & safety rules and a good eye for oral diseases & anomalies. We are aware as a hygienist you have a great deal of opportunities available to you. We strive to create amazing work spaces, with the tools you need to make your happy doing your job and compensating you appropriately for a job well done! If you have a steady hand, a big heart and a great bedside manner, we'd like to meet you.

A minimum of two years of dental hygienist is preferred, however *NEW GRADS WELCOME TO APPLY*, we would love to teach you! Open Dental experience is preferred.

*RESPONSIBILITIES *(not limited to)

* Ensure patients feel as comfortable as possible before their examination
* Sterilize dental instruments properly
* Conduct initial mouth screenings and check oral health history
* Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries or periodontitis
* Clean and help protect patients' teeth (e.g. remove plaque or apply fluoride)
* Educate patients of all ages on proper teeth care (by demonstrating, for example, good brushing techniques)
* Give instructions to patients after operations or other dental procedures
* Take X-rays or dental impressions
* Maintain documentation and records on each patient
* Monitor supplies

*SKILLS -*

* Prefer experience as Dental Hygienist, at least 2 years / willing to train new grads
* In-depth knowledge of health and safety regulations in this profession (e.g. HIPAA)
* Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment
* Outstanding communication skills
* A patient and friendly personality
* Attention to detail
* Valid TX hygienist license

*BENEFITS (part time employee's):*

* 401k
* Aflac Supplemental insurance
* Dental Coverage
* Continuing Education Opportunities
* Commission & Quarterly Bonus Opportunities

We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $40.00 - $47.00 per hour

Benefits:
* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Flexible spending account
Schedule:
* 8 hour shift



License/Certification:
* Tx Registered Dental Hygienist Lic (Required)


Work Location: One location%28706225% %%meddental%%

Keywords: Pearl Street Dental Partners, Killeen , Dental Hygienist (Part-time), Healthcare , Harker Heights, Texas

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