Dental Hygienist

Job ID: 11571

Posted: 9 Days Ago

Base: Camp Lejeune

FLSA: Hourly Non-Exempt

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North Carolina (NC)

Gross Pay: $35.45

DENTAL HYGIENIST

SITE OF SERVICE

  • Camp Lejeune
  • Full Time

POSITION QUALIFICATION/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Degree: Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree
  • Education: Successful completion of a dental hygiene program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) of the American Dental Association (ADA).
  • Certification: Certified in radiography as required by 42 CFR Part 75.
  • Experience: As required to meet clinical competency requirements specified in the Service-specific credentialing instructions.
  • License: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license as a Dental Hygienist.
  • Other Certification: Maintain a current Hands-on Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through American Heart Association (AHA) or the American Red Cross (ARC).
  • English Language Requirement: Able to read, write, and speak English well enough to effectively communicate.
  • Physical Capability: Health Care Workers shall be physically capable of standing and/or sitting for extended periods of time and physically capable of performing all services.

HOURS/DESCRIPTION:

Hours: Monday through Friday, between the hours of 0600 and 1830 hours. Shifts will normally be scheduled for an 8.5-to-11-hour period, to include an uncompensated 30-to-60-minute lunch break, respectively.

Description:

  • Review patient's medical and dental history for evidence of past and present conditions such as medical illnesses and use of drugs which may complicate or modify dental hygiene treatment.
  • Perform subgingival scaling, root planning and curettage under local anesthesia administered by a dental officer and perform topical fluoride applications.
  • Expose, develop and interpret radiographs to identify tooth structure, periodontal support and other abnormalities such as periodontal bone loss, periapical pathosis, caries, defective restorations, improper tooth contours and contact relationships.

BENEFITS:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • PTO
  • 401K
  • Life Insurance/Disability Insurance
  • Continuing Medical Education Reimbursement

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS

Must be comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Must be able and willing to reprioritize on short notice and work on multiple simultaneous projects. Flexible and able to work with various personalities. Teamwork skills required. Time management skills required. The ability to meet deadlines in a deadline intensive environment is essential. High level of adaptability and willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced, demanding environment.

 

LUKE does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of services or employment opportunities and benefits. 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

 

Links:

To learn more about LUKE, please visit our website at:

 

https://lukestaffing.com/

 

 

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At LUKE, we’re honored the U.S. Government has entrusted us with their staffing needs for over 20 years. We’ve built a strong reputation as a reliable partner, delivering vital healthcare solutions.

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