Dental Hygienist

Position Overview Do you enjoy providing exceptional service and care to others? Are you someone who thrives in a small, family-oriented environment? Does the thought of working at a place where you are empowered to grow your career for the long haul excite you? Awesome! This may be perfect for you!

Location Hood River Dental is one of the fastest growing multi-specialty dental practices in Hood River, Oregon. Known for being the cultural capital of the Columbia River Gorge, Hood River is home to charming historic buildings, riverfront parks, several winners, breweries and just a quick hour west to downtown Portland.

Practice Overview Here at Hood River Dental, we are committed to the health of the patient, health of our team members, and health of the practice. In addition, it is our belief, that we can contribute to the greater good of our families of our team members and the community we serve through these principles. ​​Our team is high energy, tech-savvy, compassionate and down to earth. We are not only committed to caring for our people, but also creating an environment where we continuously find joy in what we do. We foster an environment based on transparency, cohesiveness, and teamwork. If you are searching for a practice committed to making an impact in the lives of their staff as well as patients, then we want to speak with you!

What You’ll Be Working On Provide exceptional customer service and build trust with patients of all ages Prepare treatment rooms including, but not limited to, set-up, decontamination, sterilizing and sharpening instruments, restocking supplies Conduct teeth cleaning and inspect conditions of oral cavity, recording treatment information on the patient’s chart Educate patients on oral health and the importance of preventative care Schedule patient’s next treatment appointment Assists Dentist with determining treatments for teeth or gum diseases and handling dental emergencies

Qualifications Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene is required Valid license to practice in Oregon is required CPR certification required Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for continuous growth and development Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail

What’s In It For You Competitive hourly wages with profit sharing eligibility Signing bonus eligibility Relocation assistance 401K with match up to 4% Paid Time Off Flexible schedule Monthly healthy food stipend OR Childcare FSA Outdoor recreation equipment gym membership BONUS: Mentorship if desired

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Contact Kristi @ kristi.kuehl@hoodriverdentist.com