Dental Hygienist

San Juan Basin Public Health   College Heights Durango, CO   Full-time     Dentistry
Posted on July 15, 2022
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San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) is hiring a full or part time Dental Hygienist. This position oversees the SJBPH Oral Health Project, which includes coordinating school-based and telehealth-based oral health services in the SJBPH catchment area, performing and documenting school-based oral health screenings and preventive dental services, providing age-appropriate dental education to students, and referring for follow up services, as needed. The incumbent participates in community outreach events, dental navigation to support community members in securing a dental home and facilitates a local coalition for oral health care providers to identify and respond to gaps in access to high quality, affordable oral health care services. An associate degree in dental hygiene and one year of related dental hygiene experience is required. Applicants must also have State of Colorado Dental Hygiene and CPR certifications. Benefits for exempt employees and non-exempt employees, 80% or more, are Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Program, Paid Time Off, Retirement Plan, Life Insurance and Supplemental Insurance. Benefits for part time employees include Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Program and Supplemental Insurance. This position is scheduled to close 07/31/2022, or until an adequate pool is reached. The hiring range for this position is $31.31 to $36.52 an hour. New hires are typically made at or near the minimum of the hiring range. The full wage range is included on the job description.