Dental Hygienist (Williams)
North Country HealthCare
About the organization
North Country HealthCare is a federally qualified health center (FQHC) serving 12 communities across the entire northern half of Arizona. This full-time position is located in Williams, Ariz., just 55 miles from Grand Canyon National Park! Williams is a rural, mountain town with plenty of hiking, fishing, and beautiful vistas to enjoy year-round.
Passion and determination to reach the underserved drives everything we do at North Country HealthCare. Our leadership team and staff at all levels share this commitment. We accomplish our goal of fostering healthier individuals and healthier communities through direct services, education, outreach, and advocacy. If you enjoy seeing the benefits of your work uplift an entire community, we want to talk to you!
YOU WILL CONTRIBUTE BY
Providing dental prophylaxis and scaling and root planning of teeth and gingival tissue curettage. Applying topical fluorides and dental sealants.
Providing oral health education to patients in the clinic and in community outreach settings.
Taking and developing dental radiographs
Administering anesthesia, placing periodontal dressings, and placing and removing sutures all under the direct supervision of a dentist.
Performing oral health screenings, in collaboration with medical providers, in a group setting (school children, company employees, etc.)
Traveling as necessary to meet needs at other North Country HealthCare clinics or to represent North Country HealthCare at important meetings.
Actively participating in the achievement of short and long-term goals for the dental department and clinic.
Mentoring the next generation of dental hygiene professionals. North Country HealthCare is a teaching health center and dental hygienists can expect to be involved in the teaching of students.
For full job description, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Certificate of completion from accredited Dental Hygiene Program
Current Arizona license to practice dental hygiene (or ability to obtain one upon hire)
Preference given to those with a completed college degree in dental hygiene from an accredited university
Contact email: [email protected]
Have questions about this job or North Country HealthCare in general? We are happy to help you explore your career options with us! Call or email a member of the Talent Integration Team:
Linda Maria Alvarado, [email protected] (928) 522-9516
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Equal Opportunity Employment
The posting employer has certified that this announcement complies with Peace Corps’ Equal Opportunity Employment policy:
The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.
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