19 Fahy Street, Belfast, ME 04915

(207) 338-3669


Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) (Part-Time)

Preferred candidates will have the ability to emphasize excellent care, build rapport, and provide patient education as well as exercise excellent infection control. Additional responsibilities include the following:

  • Evaluate patients overall oral health; examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease and lesions
  • Document patient dental history and chief complaint; records and reports pertinent observations and clinical data to dental staff
  • Follow through with oral hygiene procedures by following treatment plans prescribed by the attending Dentist, which may include: prophylaxis, gingivitis therapy, periodontal maintenance, periodontal scaling and root planning, fluoride treatments, application of protective sealants, and digital imaging (among others)
  • Assist with or institute emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment
  • Provides comprehensive patient education based on clinical findings

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to maintain poise and composure under pressure
  • Be a team player and have excellent people skills
  • Skilled multitasker with excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate a strong sense of ownership and responsibility

Basic Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Current Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) certification
  • Current BLS/CPR certification
  • Proficiency using MS Excel, MS Word and e-mail

To be at the top of our list, you will also have the following preferred qualifications:

  • Two (2) years of clinical experience
  • Experience using the Eaglesoft software application for all scheduling and charting activities
  • Anesthesia license

Perks and Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule with the potential of working full time
  • Practice in a private operatory
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Individual Retirement Account (IRA) with company-match
  • Supplemental Life and Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Funded Continuing Education (CE) courses
  • Access to technology: Digital Scanning and X-Ray, CEREC Milling, In-office Whitening, Biolase Hygiene Laser, and more!

How to Apply

If this sounds like a perfect opportunity, we want to hear from you. Please send your resume and cover letter to jim@belfast-dentalcare.com right away!

Want to enjoy your job and feel like you're really contributing something?

Come and grow with us!

Associate Dentist

Office Hours

Monday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Office Location

19 Fahy Street
Belfast, ME 04915
Phone: (207) 338-3669
Fax: (207) 338-3681