Salary: $20.00 to $40.00 /hour
United Dental (Lowell, MA) is looking for an experienced, bilingual (Spanish/Portuguese) outgoing Dental Hygienist to join our team at our state of the art, technologically advanced family dental office in Lowell, MA
We are looking for an exceptional Dental Hygienist who can ensure that patients feel as comfortable as possible before their examination. We have a very nice work environment for you to enjoy your career, utilize your skills and grow as a professional.
- Sterilize dental instruments properly
- Conduct initial mouth screenings and check oral health history
- 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
- Diploma in Dental Hygiene; Master’s is a plus
- Valid license to practice in MA
- Excellent clinical and patient communication skills
We offer highly competitive bonuses and potential career growth.