Knox Public Health has a full-time Dental Hygienist position open in the Community Health
Center Danville Dental Clinic. The responsibilities of this position will include but may not be
limited to: Completing adult and child prophylaxis by cleaning deposits & stain from teeth below
the gumline; placement of sealants; taking digital (x-rays); helping patients feel comfortable
before, during and after dental treatment; teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to
maintain oral health;(e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling); Entering and
maintaining patient information with the agency electronic dental record system; communicating
with patients, staff, & supervisor to maintain an informed atmosphere; maintain supplies &
cleanliness at all times; follow office policies and procedures protocol; provide aid in other areas
of the dental clinic when needed.
Requirements of this position are: current licensure in Ohio as a licensed dental hygienist. A
minimum of two years’ experience as a licensed dental hygienist is preferred however
individuals will be assessed on a case-by-case basis; Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary
License a plus. Requires exceptional hygienist, communication, computer and customer
This position is regular, full-time 40 hours per week, Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
usually in ten (10) hour shifts, subject to a rotating, or flexible day-time shift schedule; may work
additional hours, evenings, and/or weekends as required. Benefits include paid holidays,
vacation, sick time, personal leave, and retirement; health, dental, and vision insurance available.
Applicants may also qualify for loan repayment through the National Health Service Corp loan
If you are looking to make a change in the direction of your career and enjoy working in a fastpaced environment while keeping the standards of output efficient and on task, submit your
resume and application for employment to Human Resources, Knox Public Health, 11660 Upper
Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon, OH or email to email@example.com. Position open until
Employment application and this posting can be found on our website @ www.knoxhealth.com.
Knox Public Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer Provider.
Knox Public Health regularly accepts resumes which are kept on file for one year from the date received.
Resumes can be sent to:
Knox Public Health
11660 Upper Gilchrist Road
Mount Vernon, OH 43050