Dental Hygienist

We are currently seeking a full time Dental Hygienist in Tower, MN to support our dental clinic. Our dental teams enjoy a positive and fast paced environment in modern and well equipped facilities. This position will deliver direct patient care as assigned using established dental hygienist procedures. The schedule for this position is Mon – Thurs, 8am-5pm; Friday, 8am-Noon.

Dental Hygienist Responsibilities:

  • Review and record patient medical histories and dental charting
  • Clean calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums using dental instruments
  • Perform root planning and scaling procedures for the treatment of gum disease
  • Examine patient gums and teeth for signs of disease, charting conditions of decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment from dentist
  • Administer local anesthetic agents under dentist’s general supervision
  • Operate X-ray machines
  • Provide patient education to assist with developing and maintaining good oral hygiene
  • Maintain, sterilize, and sharpen dental equipment
  • Typical patient visits are scheduled in 60 minute increments. None production environment

Dental Hygienist Requirements:

  • Patient Care Focus
  • Team Centered Approach
  • Time Management Skills
  • Thoroughness
  • Current MN Licensure in Dental Hygiene
  • 2-3 years experience as a Dental Hygienist preferred
  • Experience with VisDental or other electronic dental records is also preferred

Benefits Package:

  • Flexible and Supportive Training
  • 12 Annual Vacation Days – Accrue up to 320 hours
  • 12 Annual Sick Days – Accrue up to 520 hours
  • 6 Holidays and 3 Personal Days
  • Health Insurance options through Medica with HSA
  • Dependent Care Flex Spending Account
  • $50,000 Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Long term disability plan
  • $2,000 Dental Benefit
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan through American Funds

To support our full time Licensed Dental Hygienists we also supply:

  • CPR Certification
  • 5 Annual Continuing Education Days
  • $2,000 Annual Continuing Education Benefit
  • Covered License Renewal Costs

Join our team and make a difference in patient care!

Apply now by submitting a resume to hr@scenicrivershealth.org