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Job No.
Health & Social Development #394
Date Posted
May 26, 2021
Application Deadline
Jun 30, 2021
Employer
Regehr Family Dental
Job Title
Dental Hygienist
No. Jobs
1
Wage
$70K-90K
Location
Vernon
Employment Type
Full-time
Website
How To Apply
Application Requirements/Submission: ● Please submit your application to brydanregehr@me.com with included: ○ Resume/CV ○ Contact information for three previous employment references
Job Description
Position: Dental Hygienist Hours: Full-time, permanent Salary: $70K-90K, with benefits, paid vacation (signing bonus based on experience) Expected Start Date: September, 2021 Regehr Family Dental is a new and innovative dental practice launching in Vernon, BC, by Dr. Brydan Regehr in September, 2021. Brydan was raised in Vernon, BC, and has spent time working in both rural and diverse communities across Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and Northern BC. He is excited to be returning home to bring his skills, dedication, and commitment to his patients to the Vernon area, building a clinic team that shares his positivity, work ethic, and desire to build a family-oriented practice. Our clinic will be the first dental clinic in Vernon to meet the Canadian Standards Association Airborne Infection Isolations, creating hospital-grade air quality to optimize infection control for patients and staff alike. Our clinic approach is also unique, with a focus on preventative and pain-free dentistry, offering a full spectrum of general dentistry services to all age groups. We are currently recruiting a full-time hygienist to join our team. Previous experience working in a dental clinic is ideal, but not an absolute requirement. The following skills and qualifications will be considered in reviewing applications for this position: ● Above all, strong communication, professionalism, and interpersonal skills ● Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced environment ● Ability to work in a team environment while also able to maintain independent responsibilities ● Registration to practice dental hygiene in BC; current licensure in good standing with the College of Dental Hygienist of BC ● Years of dental hygiene practice experience with strong clinical skills ● Familiarity with clinical Electronic Medical Record programs and/or dental softwares Job responsibilities: ● Completion of dental prophylaxis and providing a full scope of dental hygiene procedures as outlined by the College of Dental Hygienist of BC ● Schedule: ○ Day shift, flexible hours to start ○ Some weekends, with compensating weekday time off Why you should apply to join the Regehr Family Dental Team: ● Extended healthcare and dental benefits ● Competitive salary ● Flexible paid vacation time ● $1000 Paid continuing education (CE) credits and training ● $1000 Signing bonus (depending on experience) ● Overtime pay ● Uniform allowance provided ● Opportunity to join a forward-thinking clinic, setting high standards for patient safety and infection control, while remaining patient-centred at all times ● A work environment that will seek out your feedback and look for your quality improvement ideas to optimize both staff and patient experiences ● A community-oriented practice, treating patients in Vernon and surrounding areas to the same standard of care we would want for our own family members and friends Covid-19 Considerations: ● Virtual interview process over Zoom ● Personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided in office ● Social distancing practices in place within the clinic ● Appropriate screening, sanitizing, and disinfecting procedures will be implemented and strictly followed Schedule: ● 8-hour shift (negotiable) ● Monday - Friday ● Some weekends, with compensating weekday time off (negotiable)