Experienced Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist Needed In CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI Starting June 06, 2023


Temporary Position

dental hygienist
June 6, 2023
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

The Dental Hygienist will clean teeth and examine oral areas, head, and neck for signs of oral disease. The position also educates patients on oral hygiene, takes and develops x-rays, and applies fluoride or sealants.


  • Cleans calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums using dental instruments.

  • Examines gums using probes to locate periodontal recessed gums and signs of gum disease. Feels lymph nodes under patients chin to detect swelling or tenderness that could indicate the presence of oral cancer.

  • Applies fluorides or other cavity-preventing agents to arrest dental decay.

  • Able to take digital xrays

  • Records and reviews patient medical histories. Charts conditions of decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentist.

  • Maintains dental equipment and sharpens and sterilizes dental instruments.

  • Provides clinical services or health education to improve and maintain the oral health of patients or the general public.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Knowledge of general principles of dentistry and advanced knowledge of dental hygiene.

  • Strong customer service skills.

Education and Experience:

  • Associates degree or the successful completion of a recognized vocational program in dental hygiene.

  • State license required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of standing, leaning and bending.

  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

This job opportunity is available through onDiem. onDiem is a W-2 compliant staffing platform providing access to healthcare benefits, paid time off, and insurance coverage.

In order to provide all these amazing benefits, you’ll just need to get your onDiem account set up and verify your role as a dental professional. Some documents you may need:
• State License if applicable
• BLS/CPR certification
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