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DENTAL HYGIENIST (Non-Competitive)

City of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH
  • Expired: August 05, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

This employee performs oral prophylaxis, provides oral health instructions, exposes and processes radiographs, maintains a recall system, and participates in community outreach programs for a dental clinic. Performs related duties as required.

(Illustrative only. Any one position may not require all of the listed KSAs nor do the listed examples include all the KSAs which may be required.)

Knowledge of:
Oral anatomy.
Procedures in the performance of oral prophylaxes.
Aseptic and sterilization techniques.
Maintenance and care of equipment.
Concepts of prevention and etiology of dental diseases.

Skill to:
Perform oral prophylaxes.
Expose, process, and mount dental radiographs.
Topically apply fluoride.
Operate a recall system.
Sterilize instruments.

Ability to:
Provide oral health instructions.
Complete restorative and periodontal charting.
Schedule patients.
Maintain dental operatory in clean, organized, and sanitary manner.
Assist Dentist in the absence of Dental Assistant.
Exercise sensitivity toward the needs of others.
Communicate with others.

Each applicant must be licensed to practice dental hygiene in the State of Ohio. (LICENSE MUST BE ATTACHED OR THE APPLICATION WILL BE REJECTED).

Each applicant must show evidence of immunity to or inoculation against the hepatitis B virus when such inoculation does not threaten their health and well-being. If the inoculation does threaten the health and well-being of the applicant, documentation to such from a physician must be presented.

Military education and experience may be substituted for college level course work at the lower and upper division baccalaureate and graduate levels and apprenticeship training at the vocational certificate level on a case by case basis based on the American Council on Education (ACE) Military Guide recommendations.
Employment Type: Full-time Classified

City of Cincinnati


Cincinnati, OH