Hygienist - Crestwood **Sign On Bonus Available

Mortenson Dental Partners - Crestwood, KY3.5

Full-time
OUR COMPANY IS OWNED BY OUR TEAM MEMBERS

Mortenson Dental Partners is one of the largest privately held dental service organizations in the country. We have over 140 practices in 9 states, and we are always growing!

At Mortenson, the care, comfort and convenience of our patients are of the utmost importance. If you have an upbeat personality, love to smile and believe you can add real value to our patients’ experiences, please apply today!

We provide opportunities for career advancement and growth for those who seek it. We’ve been named one of The Best Places to Work in Louisville, Kentucky where the company is headquartered. OWN YOUR FUTURE!

RESPONSIBILITIES

Personally strives to delight patients and families by creating a kind,
gracious, and caring environment.
Helps ensure efficient and profitable operations by seeking patient
referrals, maintaining equipment, utilizing supplies cost effectively, and
posting patient charges accurately.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational
workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal
networks, and participating in professional societies.
Promotes a “team first” attitude by demonstrating positive and caring
relationships and communication with coworkers.
Follows CDC and OSHA guidelines for safety and infection control.
Provides necessary information in the form of x-rays, verbal
communication, and other dental tests to help dentist diagnose dental
treatment.
Performs comfortable periodontal evaluation, general scaling, deep
scaling, and root planning for all patients.
Completes all clinical notes according to practice guidelines before
dismissing patient.
REQUIREMENTS

Dental Hygiene Certificate / Degree from an accredited dental hygiene program
Active dental hygiene license issued by the state board
Computer, copier, fax, telephone
DESIRABLES

Associate or Bachelor's Degree
Local anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification
Laser Debridement Certification
General Supervision Privileges
CPR Certification
Hepatitis B Vaccination
Intraoral Camera
Caries Detection
Velescope
Open Dental Software
Digital Radiograph Technology
SCHEDULE

Monday 7:30am - 6pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 6pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 5pm
Thursday 7am - 2pm
Friday off
BENEFITS

**This position comes with a $1000 sign on bonus, ask recruiter for details**

We offer a generous benefits package, which includes medical, dental and vision coverage. We also offer life insurance, short- and long-term disability, FSA/HSA accounts, 401k, paid time off, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, 6 paid holidays, Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), and an Employee Assistance Program.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon the Company’s determination that the candidate has successfully passed a background check, including a drug screen.

We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified candidates equally.

Education
Required
Bachelors or better
Behaviors
Preferred
Thought Provoking: Capable of making others think deeply on a subject
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause
Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them
Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking
Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject
Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Motivations
Preferred
Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
Job Security: Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safe
Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility
Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks
Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
Financial: Inspired to perform well by monetary reimbursement
Entrepreneurial Spirit: Inspired to perform well by an ability to drive new ventures within the business
Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization