Montana Dentists Seeking Hygienists

Dr. Shaneyfelt and Dr. Jagodzinski's dental office is seeking a qualified dental hygienist who is patient centered and has a desire to learn and grow as professional. Come be part of a great dental team and help provide excellent dental care! PPE and COVID-19 protocols in place to maintain safety for our patients and staff. Dental anesthesia license preferred. Competitive wages, mileage reimbursement, paid time off, paid holidays, IRA matching plan, and scrubs provided.

Location - LIVINGSTON MT
Responsibilities:
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
Assist dentists with selecting appropriate treatments for various diseases (including oral cancer)
Maintain documentation and charts on each patient
Monitor supplies
Skills:
In-depth knowledge of health and safety regulations in this profession
Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment
Outstanding communication skills
A patient and friendly personality
Attention to detail
Stamina to meet the physical demands of the job
Diploma in Dental Hygiene
Valid license to practice

Job Type: Full-time/part-time; Salary: $29-42/hour
Ph: 406.222.0636
Email Resume to: jags_office [AT] yahoo [DOT] com