19 Fahy Street, Belfast, ME 04915

(207) 338-3669

Careers

At Belfast Dental Care, we strive to maintain a safe, relaxed, and pleasant atmosphere for patients and employees alike. As a fully-modernized practice, we work as a team to foster business growth and to provide the highest standard of dental care to our community. And our growing practice has an immediate opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH).

Do you want to be a part of something great? Are you a recent grad, hoping to join a team where you can learn and grow? Read on to see if you have what it takes to join the team!

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

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