Dental Hygienist

  • Dental Care at Little River
  • Little River, SC
  • time-alarm-solid 02-06-2024

Job Description

Dental Hygienist

Dental Care at Little River is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. As a Dental Hygienist, you’ll be recognized as an elite clinical provider and patient advocate. You’ll be an integral member of the patient care team, giving your patients the time and care they need, deserve and desire. With best-in-class support through our robust Hygiene mentor program and unparalleled educational offerings to enhance your clinical skills – you’ll be 100% supported as you provide exceptional lifetime care to your patients!


  • Provide dental hygiene services and procedures in a positive and professional manner.
  • Educate and counsel patients about oral hygiene and preventive dental care.
  • Conduct dental patient screening and medical history documentation.
  • Collaborate with the dental team to ensure an exceptional patient experience.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Current dental hygienist license in South Carolina and an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene (where required).
  • Excellent working knowledge of dentistry, dental hygiene procedures, dental patient screening, and medical history documentation.
  • CPR Certification.

Preferred Experience

  • Any years of clinical experience.
  • Desire to continue learning and grow clinical skills to meet needs of patients and provide preventative care and overall maintenance of patients’ dental health.
  • Clinical needs as required by office.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to perform essential duties as deemed necessary by the Office/Doctor/Heartland Dental with or without reasonable accommodation. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the position.
  • Prolonged periods sitting and standing.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 45 pounds at times.
  • Availability to attend virtual training sessions (or in-person) periodically throughout the year.


  • Competitive benefits including health insurance and retirement savings plans, six paid holidays and PTO (paid time off).
  • Continuing education to provide you opportunity to develop your full potential and enhance your clinical skills to provide education and care to your patients.
  • Access to an expansive network of mentors with 1:1 hygiene mentorship support and networking opportunities available.
  • Unparalleled business support and the highest quality supplies and labs to deliver exceptional patient care.
  • Opportunity to be a part of a secure company with 20+ years of industry leading experience that provides a stable career with unlimited growth potential.