Dental Hygienist Jobs in New Jersey

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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Holmdel, 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....
2 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Newark, NJ
We are currently looking for a Dental Hygienist for our office located in Newark, NJ. This is a part-time position working 2 weekdays a week and Saturdays....
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Dental Care Alliance - East Brunswick, 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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2 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Ho Ho Kus, NJ
Part-time Dental Hygienist - 2 days per week, HoHoKus, NJ. Specialist office, small quality- oriented practice. Looking for a team player who is professional, friendly, and reliable....
1 day ago
RWJBarnabas Health - New Brunswick, NJ
Local anesthesia permit a plus but not required....
11 hours ago
Rockaway, NJ
HIPAA, OSHA, CPR) Local Anesthesia certificate preferred but not required...
11 hours ago
Cliffside Park, NJ
Anesthesia certificate preferred but not required -Proficient in Dentrix/Dexis software Requirement: - at least 2+ years of hygiene experience in a dental office setting...
10 hours ago
Dentalone Partners - South Plainfield, NJ
Job Information DentalOne Partners Dental Hygienist- *$2,500 Sign On Bonus* in South Plainfield, New Jersey ID: 2020-13706 Practice: 4917 Stelton Road...
7 hours ago
Childrens Dental Center of Monmouth - Red Bank, NJ
Responsibility include greeting patients, dental prophylaxis/scaling, oral hygiene instruction, taking x-rays and instrument management....
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2 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Roselle Park, NJ
Current X-ray in New Jersey, required Local Anesthesia is preferred, but not required Strong verbal and written communication skills Garden State Dental is a highly successful affiliated practice of...
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2 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Keyport, NJ
We are also searching for full time and part time Dental hygienists. We pay a competitive wage for superior talent....
1 day ago
Dentalone Partners - Pennington, 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...
1 day ago
Dental Care Alliance Llc - Deptford, NJ
Dental HygienistJob Locations US-NJ-DeptfordJob ID 2020-10917# of Openings 1Type Full-TimeCategory Hygienist Overview Dental Solutions of Depford is hiring for a full-time Dental Hygienist....
2 days ago
Westwood, NJ
Part time dental hygiene position available Westwood NJ. 3-4 afternoons per week 1-6 pm. All ppe provided. Top salary.
2 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
Why join the course?

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...

HIPAA for Dental Offices
This course is designed to provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation and address its application within a dental office setting. To ensure the privacy of protected health information,...

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in New Jersey 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 New Jersey
  • 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 New Jersey

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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