Dental Hygienist Jobs in New Lenox, IL

Provide preliminary dental care. Dental hygienists operate outside dentist supervision to clean teeth, inspect patients for signs of oral disease or jaw/tooth problems, produce/interpret X-rays, and keep patients informed on positive oral health habits. They also track and maintain patient records and treatment plans. Depending on state regulations, additional duties may include sculpting and installing fillings and/or periodontal dressings.

Dental hygienists must have a working knowledge of the factors influencing dental health—diet, for example—in order to properly educate patients. They are also highly proficient in interpersonal communication, as they interact with clients regularly.

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Patrick J Bannon, DDS - Downers Grove, IL (17 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Our private general dental practice in Downers Grove is seeking a full time Dental Hygienist to join our team....
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2 days ago Patrick J Bannon, DDS
United Dental Partners - Naperville, IL (18 miles from New Lenox, IL)
The Hygienist will promote dental health by completing dental prophylaxis. This requires performing basic dental care tasks for cleanings including taking x-rays....
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5 hours ago United Dental Partners
Heartland Dental - Oswego, IL (21 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Overview Dental Hygienist $ 5000 Sign on Bonus! Station Side Dental Care ("a one doctor office thriving in Oswego") is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
3 days ago
Elite Dental Partners - New Lenox, IL
Some of the services provided by dental hygienists may include: Patient screening procedures; such as assessment of oral health conditions, review of the health history, oral cancer screening, head...
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4 days ago Elite Dental Partners
Dr's Peterson&Fieldhouse - La Grange Park, IL (23 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Friendly, Busy Lagrange Park Dental Office seeking a Part Time Dental Hygienist! Hours would consist of Mondays 8am - 7pm Fridays 8am - 4p, and 2 Saturdays a Month...
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5 days ago
North American Dental Group - Bolingbrook, IL (14 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Overview Dental Hygienist Full Time Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first, every visit...
5 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Plainfield, IL (14 miles from New Lenox, IL)
What we need from you: State Dental Hygiene Licensure Local Anesthesia/ Laser/ Nitrous Oxide- if applicable based on the state Active CPR Certification What we offer: Investment in you and your future...
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5 days ago DentalOne Partners
Naperville Dental Specialists - Naperville, IL (20 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Opportunity to be a part of a secure company with 20+ years of industry leading experience that provides a stable career with unlimited growth potential Minimum Qualifications Current dental hygienist...
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5 days ago Naperville Dental Specialists
La Grange, IL (19 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Registered Dental Hygienist needed for Tuesday and Wednesday at our family friendly dental office. The ideal candidate would have at least 3 year experience and possess good 'people skills'....
6 days ago
Valley View Dental - Romeoville, IL (11 miles from New Lenox, IL)
We're looking for an additional full time licensed dental hygienist to join our growing hygiene team in our Romeoville location....
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8 days ago Valley View Dental
Dental Care Alliance - Munster, IN (24 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Overview Wadas Dental is currently hiring a full-time Dental Hygienist for our office located in Munster, Indiana 46321....
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11 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Tinley Park, IL (8 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Our established independent family dental practice is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist. We are looking for a motivated, outgoing and cheerful professional to provide exceptional patient care....
13 days ago
Chicagoland Smile Group - Romeoville, IL (11 miles from New Lenox, IL)
If you are a passionate dental hygienist who believes in delivering the highest standards for patient care, Carillon Family Dental is the practice for you!...
13 days ago
Hinsdale, IL (20 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Fast paced, general dental office seeking an experienced, licensed hygienist for Tuesday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday, 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. Opportunity for additional days during our busy...
14 days ago
Berwyn, IL (23 miles from New Lenox, IL)
Licensed Hygienist needed in general dental office 3-4 days/week Experience Preferred Sealants, LA, Dentrix, English/Spanish is a plus...
17 days ago

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in New Lenox, IL offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in New Lenox, IL
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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