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Registered Dental Hygienist

Company Name You Make Me Smile Dental Centre (view profile)
Location Trenton, ON
Date Posted June 15, 2020
Category Medical / Health
Job Type Full-time
Job Apply If you would like to apply for this position, please e-mail Lisa Whitmore, at hr@youmakemesmile.ca. We thank all those who apply; however, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. We reserve the right to keep résumés on file, and may contact you at a later date if a position becomes available.

Description

REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST 

JOB DESCRIPTION

You Make Me Smile Dental Centre is growing and we are looking to add a Registered Dental Hygienist to our fun and amazing team of dental professionals in Trenton and Belleville. The ideal candidate will be reliable, organized and work well as part of a team to deliver comprehensive patient care. Experience is preferred but not required as we will train the right candidate. We are looking for not only technical skill but also the ability to work well in a team and a strong commitment to high quality dental care.

KEY TASKS

  • The requirements listed below are representative, but not all inclusive, of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
  • Provide dental health education about tooth care and diet
  • Remove plaque and calculus by scaling and polishing teeth
  • Take impressions
  • Apply prophylactic/and bacterial materials, fissure sealants and topical fluorides to help prevent: tooth decay
  • Carry out screening and monitoring procedures
  • Treat and help prevent gingivitis and Periodontitis
  • Ensure that sterile conditions are maintained
  • Clean and sterilize all equipment and working surfaces to the required standards at the end of each session
  • Use a range of different dental instruments
  • Maintain patient dental records; update all medical records as necessary
  • Take all reasonable methods to ensure patient comfort
  • Report equipment failures or breakages to the principle or practice manager
  • Follow Health & Safety guidelines in all aspects including when taking x-rays, handling mercury, disposing of sharp and clinical waste and resuscitation
  • Offer advice and encouragement to patients
  • Follow all practice policies and procedures
  • Obey all dental ethical guidelines including all rules on confidentiality 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A two-year Diploma in Dental Hygiene or three-year Oral Health Science Degree
  • Experience using computers and MS Office Experience working in surgery
  • Must be a people person with a great attitude and attention to detail
  • Any extra courses taken relevant to dentistry
  • Registered Hygienist

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