Dental Hygienist Jobs in Washington, 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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Legacy Family Dental - Budd Lake, NJ (15 miles from Washington, NJ)
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Pay: $30.00 - $65.00 per hour REQUIREMENTS Credentials: Registered dental hygienist Clinical Skills: • Routine prophylaxis • Scaling and root planning • Delivery of Arestin...
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18 hours ago Legacy Family Dental
Legacy Family Dental - Budd Lake, NJ (15 miles from Washington, NJ)
Legacy Family Dental of Budd Lake is seeking a P/T To F/T registered Dental Hygienist....
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6 days ago
Midwest Dental - Whitehouse Station, NJ (16 miles from Washington, NJ)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist $2,500 Sign-On Bonus FULL TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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8 days ago Midwest Dental
Gentle Family Dentistry - Bethlehem, PA (20 miles from Washington, NJ)
Vibrant and technologically advanced dental office seeking an experienced, friendly and energetic full time Dental Hygienist for our Bethlehem and Allentown location. Dentrix knowledge is a plus....
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10 days ago Gentle Family Dentistry
Aspen Dental - Stroudsburg, PA (20 miles from Washington, NJ)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
11 days ago
Pittstown, NJ (13 miles from Washington, NJ)
Dental Hygienist FT/PT needed for a busy General Practice. We have an immediate need....
15 days ago
Hillsborough, NJ (24 miles from Washington, NJ)
Pediatric and Orthodontic office seeking a PT hygienist for either 1-2 or 2-3 days/week (flexible). Join us in a friendly Pediatric dental practice! Must be comfortable working with children:) We...
17 days ago
Succasunna, NJ (20 miles from Washington, NJ)
Duties will include standard procedures for a dental hygienist....
19 days ago
Whitehouse Station, NJ (16 miles from Washington, NJ)
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
20 days ago
Bridgewater Family Dental - Bridgewater, NJ (23 miles from Washington, NJ)
Registered Dental Hygienist Bridgewater Family Dental Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File The application opened in a new tab....
23 days ago
Mount Arlington, NJ (22 miles from Washington, NJ)
Seeking a dedicated Dental Hygienist to join our team. Available hours on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. We are a full service, comprehensive, family, and cosmetic dental practice....
24 days ago
Midwest Dental - Readington, NJ (19 miles from Washington, NJ)
Dental Hygienist FULL TIME We love hygienists!...
90+ days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice
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This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through...


Clinical Dental Assistant

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Washington, 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 Washington, 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 Washington, NJ

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