Employment Opportunities
Athens, GA
910 US Highway 29 North, Athens, GA 30601

Dental Hygienist

Your Next Career Awaits! Become part of the family at our community-based practice! As a valuable member of our team, you’ll work to improve your patients’ oral health. You can make a difference in people’s lives by making them feel welcome & helping them to regain their smile & their confidence. We think of ourselves as a home rather than an office & believe in a sense of community. If you have a strong work ethic & are a good fit for our practice, we look forward to meeting you! Learn more today about getting started in an impactful & rewarding role at Smith Dental Care.

Smith Dental Care is looking for an experienced Dental Hygienist to join our fast-growing practice. As we continue to expand and open new locations, we want to hire a Hygienist that is goal oriented and a stellar team player. With a flexible schedule, incentive bonus, and many amazing benefits, our office is perfect for anyone looking to grow their career. Customer service is valued above all else at our practice and we aim to not only put a smile on our patients’ faces but our employees as well. We welcome you to apply with your resume to join our dental family.

As a Dental Hygienist, 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

Requirements:

• Ability to prepare dental equipment and instruments

• Excellent working knowledge of overall dentistry and dental hygiene procedures, dental patient screening and medical history documentation

• Experience using electronic medical records a plus

• Leadership skills

Education:

• Valid GA Dental Hygienist license

• Minimum of an associate degree in Dental Hygiene, Bachelor’s degree a plus

• CPR Certification

*Compensation based on experience*

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35.00 – $45.00 per hour

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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35.00 – $45.00 per hour

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