Our dental practice in the Cortez area is seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our team. We take great pride in building long-term relationships by treating patients and team members like family. We are searching for a team member who will share in our commitment to do so and be part of a fantastic team and have fun while doing quality dentistry we can be proud of!
The schedule for this position is part-time, beginning 2-3 days per week to start and depending on demand. Currently our office is open Monday through Thursday. We are looking to add a team member to help us ramp up our hygiene program with the opportunity of working more hours as we are a growing practice. We are looking for someone who has at least a year of dental hygiene experience in a busy office and familiarity with Open Dental software is a plus!
The day-to-day functions of this position require a strong working knowledge of dental hygiene including recognizing periodontal and restorative needs, proficiency in digital imaging, and strong interpersonal communication skills. The ideal applicant will be outgoing and warm with a strong desire to help our patients feel at home. The right team member will also possess the following skills and attributes:
~Self-motivated, willing to help with anything that is needed around the office
~Outgoing and engaging
~Effective and passionate communicator
~Compassionate and kind demeanor
~Professional and polished appearance
~Dependable and reliable
~Strong multi-tasking abilities
~Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
~Works well in a team and independently
~Compensation is very competitive and will be based on a skills assessment.