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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Dental Hygienist

  • South Puget Sound Community College
  • Olympia, WA
  • 2 days ago

Jobs Dental Hygienist 1 (Part-Time) at South Puget Sound Community College Search All Jobs Dental Hygienist 1 (Part-Time) at South Puget Sound Community College in Olympia, Washington Posted in Other...

We are seeking a positive, patient-focused Dental Hygienist to join our South Tacoma team. We're looking for someone to work 11-8 Wednesdays and Thursdays and 8-4 Fridays and Saturdays....

Hygienist-PART TIME

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 2 days ago

We are a small North Tacoma dental office that is looking for an energetic and talented person to fill our part time hygienist position. We are looking for a hygienist to work Monday and/or...

We are seeking a positive, patient-focused Dental Hygienist to join our Federal Way/Northeast Tacoma team....

Dental Hygienist

  • Bright Now! Dental
  • Olympia, WA
  • 4 days ago

Join a team on a mission to deliver smiles: Sign-On Bonus! 5,000!! Up to 80 per hour! At Bright Now! Dental - Black Lake in Olympia, WA. we recognize the critical role our Hygienists play in...

Dental Hygienist 1 (Part-Time)

  • South Puget Sound Community College
  • Olympia, WA
  • 6 days ago

Our Opportunity South Puget Sound Community College seeks a temporary, non-permanent Dental Hygienist to provide hygiene services in the Campus Dental Clinic 1-2 mornings a week....

Dental Hygienist

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 8 days ago

Software used Dentrix/Gendex. Total number of employees 10 with the longest tenure at 16+ years. We would love to meet experienced or new grads!...

Dental Hygienist

  • Olympia, WA
  • 9 days ago

Our office has an incredible opportunity to join our team! Our Hygienist has retired and we are looking for a exceptional person to fill her position. We are chartless, using Eaglesoft and getting...

One of our beloved hygienists is stepping back her hours and our ever growing patient pool is in need of a warm, fantastic individual to join our dental team. We are a dental practice that has a...

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Dental Hygienist

  • Bright Now! Dental
  • Lakewood, WA
  • 10 days ago

Join a team on a mission to deliver smiles: Sign-On Bonus! 5,000!! Up to 80 per hour! At Bright Now Dental office in Lakewood. we recognize the critical role our Hygienists play in delivering...

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Dental Hygienist

  • Bright Now! Dental
  • Olympia, WA
  • 11 days ago

Providing dental prophylaxis and periodontal treatments Performing oral cancer screenings Identifying malocclusion and educating patients about potential impact on dental health Be a part of a culture...

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Dental Hygienist

  • Gentle Dental
  • Lakewood, WA
  • 12 days ago

At Gentle Dental, we value our teammate’s smile as much as our patient’s smile. Our vision is to provide exceptional, lifelong, integrated oral healthcare services. We enhance the quality of our...

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Dental Hygienist

  • Gentle Dental
  • Lacey, WA
  • 12 days ago

**$2,000 sign-on bonus for Hygienists** We value our teammate’s smile as much as our patient’s smile. Our vision is to provide exceptional, lifelong, integrated oral healthcare services. We...

Caring Dental Hygienist Needed

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 14 days ago

Do you care about the quality and detail of your work? Have a great work ethic and appreciate a challenge? Do you love spending time educating patients on the importance of dental health? If so,...

Dental Hygienist M-TH 7:30-4pm

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 18 days ago

We seek to find a Dental Hygienist for full time M-Th 7:30am - 4pm. We are tight knit team in an easy going office. Can expect to see 7-8 patients per day. We offer 401k match and profit share....

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Licensing / Certification

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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 (33.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.7%)
  • 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 (49.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (20.4%)
  • 2-4 years (19.8%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)

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