Dental Hygienist Jobs in Tennent, NJ

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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Jewish Renaissance Medical Center - Perth Amboy, NJ (16 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Procedures may include: Prophylaxis, periodontal scaling, root planning, debridement, supra and subgingival scaling and curettage, application of fluoride treatments, and application of protective sealants...
15 hours ago
Hamilton, NJ (21 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Local anesthesia license preferred but not required. Please forward contact information if interested....
18 hours ago
Midwest Dental - East Brunswick, NJ (11 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist FULL TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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3 days ago Midwest Dental
Woodbridge, NJ (19 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Dental Hygienist needed for established friendly fast paced family dental practice, in Woodbridge. Only serious candidates need apply. Must be warm, friendly and personable....
6 days ago
Hackensack Meridian Health - Neptune, NJ (14 miles from Tennent, NJ)
The Dental Hygienist performs intra-oral examinations of needed dental work. Administers dental prophylaxes and fluoride treatments, and provides instruction in proper nutrition and oral hygiene....
7 days ago
Manalapan, NJ (1 mile from Tennent, NJ)
Procedures may include prophylaxis, periodontal scaling, root planing, debridement, supra, and subgingival scaling and curettage, fluoride application Take impressions of teeth for study models, diagnostic...
7 days ago
Trenton, NJ (21 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Hygienist in New Jersey State; Basic Life Support Certification preferred; ***Urgently needed: Registered Dental Hygienists!...
8 days ago
Dentalone Partners - South Plainfield, NJ (20 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Job Information DentalOne Partners Dental Hygienist- *$2,500 Sign On Bonus* in South Plainfield, New Jersey ID: 2020-13706 Practice: 4917 Stelton Road...
10 days ago
Keyport, NJ (13 miles from Tennent, NJ)
We are also searching for full time and part time Dental hygienists. We pay a competitive wage for superior talent....
11 days ago
Dentalone Partners - Pennington, NJ (24 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Job Information DentalOne Partners Dental Hygienist- *$2,500 Sign On Bonus* in Pennington, New Jersey ID: 2020-13914 Practice: Family and Spa Dentistry - Donna Vagnozzi-Bucci DMD...
11 days ago
Little Silver Dental Care - Little Silver, NJ (16 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Dental Hygienist (Part-Time) littlesilverdental.com Our dental practice needs a Dental Hygienist to join our close-knit team....
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11 days ago Little Silver Dental Care
Dental Care Alliance - East Brunswick, NJ (11 miles from Tennent, NJ)
The Dental Hygienist we hire will have 1-2 years of hands on experience as a Dental Hygienist and hold an active Hygiene license for the state of New Jersey. We offer a competitive salary!...
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12 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Childrens Dental Center of Monmouth - Red Bank, NJ (14 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Responsibility include greeting patients, dental prophylaxis/scaling, oral hygiene instruction, taking x-rays and instrument management....
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12 days ago
Holmdel, NJ (10 miles from Tennent, NJ)
If you are a registered dental hygienist searching for a new home, please submit your resume for review. The office is a one doctor practice and we have all the proper ppe and protocols in place....
12 days ago
Dr. Linda Fontana LLC - Red Bank, NJ (14 miles from Tennent, NJ)
Dental Hygientist Rrf Bank NJ location Part time position flexible hours Privatr practice no HMO Flexiible hours
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13 days ago

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Tennent, NJ 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Tennent, NJ
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

Salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Tennent, NJ

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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