Dental Hygienist Jobs in Kennebunk, ME

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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Biddeford Saco Dental Associates - Saco, ME (10 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
We are general dentistry practice with many long-term employees, and we are looking to add a dental hygienist to the team....
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10 days ago
Aspen Dental - Portland, ME (24 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required....
25 days ago
Aspen Dental - Rochester, NH (22 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
26 days ago
Dover, NH (21 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
Registered dental hygienist needed at a small private practice in Dover. Patient centered practice driven by quality of care. Full or part time available. Days of operation: Monday-Thursday....
27 days ago
Kennebunk, ME
Hygienist needed for 2-3 days per week in a small friendly one dentist office. Great staff who work well together, treat people nicely, and try to do the best work that we can. We are serious...
27 days ago
Gorham, ME (22 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
We are currently looking for a full-time Dental Hygienist to join our TEAM!...
27 days ago
Aspen Dental - Portland, ME (24 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
27 days ago
The Nagler Group - Dover, NH (21 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
Position ID 247674 Title Registered Dental Hygienist Description Cochecho Dental, an upscale dental office in Dover, NH is looking to fill a Full-Time position for a Registered Dental Hygienist....
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Somersworth, NH (18 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
45+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Kittery, ME (21 miles from Kennebunk, ME)
Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Kennebunk, ME

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Kennebunk, ME

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Kennebunk, ME as reported by the BLS.

$65,500

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Kennebunk, ME offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

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

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