Dental Hygienist
Heartland Dental Care, Inc. - Oakland, FL

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If you’re searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further. Heartland Dental Care is looking for a motivated, goal-orientated individual to help provide the most efficient dental care for our community as possible as a Dental Hygienist. At Heartland Dental Care, optimal dentistry and patient care is of utmost importance, so join our team today!

J ob Responsibilities for Dental Hygienist – General Dental Hygienist:

As a Dental Hygienist with Heartland, you will clean teeth and examine patient oral areas, head and neck for signs of oral disease. You will also record and review patient medical histories. Additional responsibilities and requirements of the Dental Hygienist include:
  • Cleaning calcareous deposits, accretions and stains from teeth and beneath gum margins with dental instruments
  • Charting conditions of dental decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by the dentist
  • Maintaining and sterilizing dental equipment
  • Applying fluorides and other cavity preventing agents to prevent dental decay

Benefits

At Heartland Dental Care, we understand that our employees work hard, so we offer an excellent compensation and benefits package as well as continuing educational opportunities that exceed the industry norm. Our extensive training and continuing education opportunities are unparalleled. Finally, we invest heavily in our employees and prefer to promote from within. If your career ambitions include leadership, we have many opportunities for you. Our business is expected to double in size within the next five to seven years and new positions will be created to support our growth.

Additional benefits:
  • Medical and prescription drug insurance
  • Free dental services for yourself and your dependents minus lab fees
  • Vision care support
  • Life insurance
  • 401(K) retirement plan
  • 6 paid holidays off
  • Team-focused, uplifting and educational work culture
  • Potential for 2 weeks vacation available

Required Skills
  • Ability to prepare dental equipment and instruments
  • Excellent working knowledge of overall dentistry and dental hygiene procedures, dental patient screening and medical history documentation
  • Ability to travel at least every other weekend a month for training, occasionally out of state
  • Dentrix computer experience a plus
  • Experience using Vizilite, Velscope and/or Diagnadent a plus
  • Experience using electronic medical records a plus
  • Leadership skills
Required Experience
  • Valid Dental Hygienist license
  • Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene, Bachelor’s degree a plus
  • CPR Certification

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At Heartland Dental Care, we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence. Our focus is "Our Patients Come First". We offer our...