Dental Hygienist Jobs in Lacey, WA

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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Willamette Dental - Tacoma, WA (22 miles from Lacey, WA)
Requirements are: Unrestricted Dental Hygiene license OR Dental Hygiene Renewable Limited License Local anesthesia endorsement; Required Restorative function endorsement; Preferred Dental Hygiene License...
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Tacoma, WA (22 miles from Lacey, WA)
Join Willamette Dental Group - Tacoma as a Full-Time Dental Hygienist with a schedule that offers consistent hours, no production goals, & a team-oriented environment....
2 days ago
Olympia, WA (4 miles from Lacey, WA)
We are a well-established General dental practice seeking a full or part-time Registered Dental Hygienist to join our awesome team! Our office hours are Monday through Thursday....
2 days ago
Willamette Dental - Lacey, WA
You'll have opportunities for advancement to dental hygienist lead roles. You'll work a consistent weekly schedule....
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Smile Brands - Lakewood, WA (19 miles from Lacey, WA)
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
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3 days ago Smile Brands
Tacoma, WA (22 miles from Lacey, WA)
We are seeking a positive, patient-focused Dental Hygienist to join our South Tacoma team. Initially, the work schedule would be 1:45pm-8pm Mondays-Thursdays....
6 days ago
Tacoma, WA (22 miles from Lacey, WA)
RDH Specialty Practice We are a well-established Periodontal specialty practice looking for an experienced Registered Dental Hygienist to join our team....
8 days ago
Tacoma, WA (22 miles from Lacey, WA)
Tacoma established family practice over 44 years is looking for a temporary, part time, or full time hygienist. Compliant with all updated requirements, PPE, and hepa air filtration thru out our...
9 days ago
Olympia, WA (4 miles from Lacey, WA)
We use dentrix software and apex digital xrays, we do all charting in the computer no charts. If this sounds like a good fit for you please send in your resume....
9 days ago
Shelton, WA (21 miles from Lacey, WA)
Do you want to Love where you work and provide excellent care in a practice you are proud to call home? We are offering an incredible opportunity for a talented, motivated and highly organized...
12 days ago
Lacey, WA
Family Dentistry is searching for a dental hygienist to join our amazing team! Patient care is our top priority! Job offer can be for part time for full time....
12 days ago
Olympia, WA (4 miles from Lacey, WA)
We are growing and seeking a new team member. Our office is seeking a full time RDH team member to join our well established solo private practice. If you are looking for that perfect dental home...
14 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Tumwater, WA (4 miles from Lacey, WA)
Have successfully completed the national boards for dental hygienists....
17 days ago
Spanaway, WA (19 miles from Lacey, WA)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)....
22 days ago
Tacoma, WA (22 miles from Lacey, WA)
We are a well established dental practice that is expanding our hygiene department. We provide a hygiene assistant that will help choreograph your day. Appointments are schedule hourly with a hour...
23 days ago

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Highest Education Level

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

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