The Dental Health Programs often receives job opportunities from dental offices and dental employment agencies throughout the State and posts them as a professional courtesy.

Positions are posted as they are received and remain active on this site for 30 days; we are not notified when a position has been filled. To determine the status of any position, please contact the listing office or agency.

Job Listings

Dental Office: Advanced Dental Care of Brunswick
Job Title: Dental Assistant
Brief Job Description:

We are currently looking for a full-time dental assistant with x-ray certification and at least three years of experience. Our office hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00-4:30. Position includes health insurance, 401-K, paid vacation and paid holidays.

Contact Instructions: Please send resume to: drvnek@earthlink.net 

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Otto John Vnek
Phone: 2077254311
Email: drvnek@earthlink.net 
Mailing Address: 82 Baribeau Dr, Suite 1

Date Posted: 2/02/2024


Dental Office: Northern Maine Dental

Job Title: Registered Dental Hygienist

Brief Job Description: Northern Maine Dental is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist to join our growing practice, with immediate Full-Time and Part-Time positions available. Our busy private practice provides comprehensive family dental care to all ages in our newly constructed office, with the most up-to-date technology and equipment.
Full-Time benefits include: paid vacation and sick time, paid holidays, uniform and continuing education allowances, retirement contributions, dental benefits, hygiene assistant, and competitive pay.
Office Hours: Monday-Thursday, 7:00-3:00; Friday 7:00-12:00

Contact Instructions: Please email resume to cheryl@northernmainedental.com 

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Cheryl Bossie
Phone: 2074929521
Email: cheryl@northernmainedental.com 
Mailing Address: 14 Access Hwy, Suite 4, Caribou, ME 04736

Date Posted: 2/01/2024


Dental Office: Kennebec Dental Excellence

Job Title: Expanded Function Dental Assistant

Brief Job Description:

ome join our team! We are a growing dental practice looking to add an experience expanded function dental assistant to work alongside our dentists as we take our practice to the next level continuing to improve patient care and experience.

Compensation will include a base salary and significant bonus potential. Other benefits include a comprehensive insurance package, paid holidays and vacation, and a matching401K.

We are proud of the practice we are building. We have a fun, supportive environment that fosters our team and builds on each individual’s strengths. Our primary goal is to take care of the patients we serve, and we strive to do that by trusting our team to do what is right while we give the support, environment, and resources you need to be successful. Our practice is relationship driven, fast-paced, and modern. We truly enjoy the people we work with, and are excited to welcome the right person to our team.

To be successful in this role you will need to:

Must have active EFDA license and X-Ray certification
Always maintain the highest level of confidentiality to HIPAA standards.
Adhere to strict safety guidelines and procedures to OSHA and office standards.
Must be comfortable seeing and able to maintain a professional demeanor and attitude
Must be detail oriented in order to work efficiently and maintain patient comfort.
Must demonstrate active listening and a strong attention to detail
Must demonstrate excellent communication skills and convey information effectively
Perform procedures allowed and are trained in: fillings, dentures, impressions, etc
Will perform lab work for impressions, crowns, and implants as trained
Provide diagnostic information by exposing radiographic studies
Fabricate temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances.
Timely prepare treatment area by sterilizing, positioning, and delivering instruments
Must be able to work both independently and cooperatively in team settings.
Enjoy growth and learning
Kennebec Dental Excellence is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact Instructions: Please email a resume to nicole@kennebecdental.com

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Nicole Vachon
Phone: 2078727833
Email: nicole@kennebecdental.com 
Mailing Address: 464 Benton Ave

Date Posted: 1/31/2024


Dental Office: Maine Family Dental Practice

Job Title: Registered Dental Hygienist

Brief Job Description: Maine Family Dental is growing and expanding, and we are seeking to add another Registered Dental Hygienist our team! Full time, Monday–Thursday 7:30am-4:00pm. We offer competitive wages, F/T benefits; including vacation, personal/sick time, holiday pay, 401(k) retirement plan, profit sharing, continuing education, licensing fees, uniform allowance. Please feel free to drop off resume in person to 792 Stillwater Avenue, in Bangor. Or submit resume to tbdds@mainefamilydental.com. New or recent graduates welcome to apply.

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Dr. Travis R. Buxton , DDS
Phone: 207-947-1166
Email: tbdds@mainefamilydental.com 
Mailing Address: 792 Stillwater Ave. Bangor, ME 04401

Date Posted: 1/31/2024


Dental Office: Harrington Family Health Center

Job Title: General Dentist

Brief Job Description:

Position Summary
The Dentist provides clinical dental services and preventive dental care as prescribed by the Maine State Dental Board. The prime focus will be examining, diagnosing, and developing treatment plans for infections and injuries of the teeth and mouth. Carrying out the treatment plan in a competent and efficient manner is then expected. The Dentist is responsible for the supervision of the dental assistants and dental hygienists of the health center. The Dentist works closely with the Medical Director, Quality Team and CEO to ensure integration of patient services.

Essential Job Functions
1. MANAGEMENT OF PATIENT DENTAL HEALTH
a. Delivers a high standard of patient care, using advanced autonomous clinical dental skills, and a broad and in-depth theoretical knowledge base, such as:
i. Evaluate patients’ intraoral & peri-oral hard and soft tissue condition; including caries, endodontic/periodontal pathology, soft tissue and developmental pathology.
ii. Diagnose and treat Emergency Dental situations such as toothaches, broken teeth/restorations, dislodged crown/bridges, broken off denture teeth etc.
iii. Develop patient treatment plan; including Preventative, endodontic, Periodontal, Restorative, Prosthetic and follow up care.
iv. Refer out complex Endodontic, Surgical and Periodontal treatment. Perform and complete the remaining portion of treatment plan.
v. Typically, all or nearly all of the treatment plans should be done “in house”.
vi. The specific procedures which the applicant is expected to be proficient in and expected to perform are: amalgam and composite restorations, single and double canal Endodontic therapy, extraction of erupted teeth and roots either routinely or simple surgical procedures, prophylaxis, periodontal scaling & root planning.
b. Clearly communicates the oral health status of the patient using appropriate terminology, technology and format.
c. Provides safe, evidence-based, cost-effective, individualized dental patient care.
d. Utilizing Health Center computer systems, records patient-dentist transactions as they occur in the patient’s dental record so that the dental record accurately and completely reflects the nature of the contact, the condition of the patient and the care or treatment provided. In addition the Dentist shall complete referrals, data collections instruments and other records or paper works as shall be required from time to time by the health center.
e. Educates individuals in the nature of oral health related conditions and in the general promotion of oral health related disease prevention.
f. Responsible for personal full compliance with all applicable federal, state, local and center rules, regulations, protocols and procedures governing the practice of dentistry and the clinical provision of dental care as well as those relating to, but not limited to, personnel issues, workplace safety, public health and confidentiality.

2. PROFESSIONAL ROLE
a. Promote personal development and clinical dental excellence.
b. Systematically access, monitor, and make judgments about the quality of dental care provided by peers as measured against “Best Practices”.
c. Assists in the provision of continuing education, on-the-job training, and the orientation of health center staff as requested.
d. Designs, develops, and implements appropriate Dental Department policies, protocols and procedures as directed by the Center CEO which are in compliance with the most current accepted professional standards.
e. Assists in the provision of technical assistance and health education to the community as requested.
f. Provides consultation to the CEO and the Board of Directors regarding dental and oral health issues.
g. Assists in the coordination and integration of the health center’s dental programs and services with other center programs and services for the welfare of the center’s patients.
h. Facilitates and participates in multi-disciplinary education and clinical supervision.
i. Promotes evidence-based practice through the use of the latest research-based guidelines and the development of practice-based research.
j. Monitors the effectiveness of their clinical practice through quality assurance strategies such as the use of audit and peer review.
k. Participates in continuing professional development opportunities to ensure that up-to-date evidence-based knowledge and competence in all aspects of the role is maintained.
l. Keeps up to date with pertinent health-related policy and work with the health care team to consider the impact and strategies for implementation.
m. Pro-actively promotes the role of the Dentist within the Health Center, and externally to key stakeholders and agencies.


3. TEAM ROLE
a. Leads the dental team.
b. Exercises direct supervision of the hygienists and dental assistants
c. Works with the Center’s health care team and others in developing new roles, responding to changing service area healthcare needs.
d. As a dental clinician, be available to support other healthcare team members and to accept referrals from other team members.
e. Values all team members.
f. Supports effective communication channels between the whole team.

4. ORGANIZATIONAL
a. Participates in organizational decision making, assists in the interpretation of variations in outcomes and uses data from information systems to improve practice.
b. Participates in short- and long-term program planning for the Dental Department and the health center, including development of goals and objectives.
c. Serves on the dental staff and other center committees as assigned.
d. Prepares specific reports as requested by the health center’s CEO.
e. Travels when necessary to fulfill the health center’s needs and attends meetings as necessary to represent the health center and/or the Dental Department.
f. Completes records, audits, reports and respond to appropriate questions and requests.
g. Attends and participates in all required staff, education and supervisory meetings.
h. As directed by the CEO, performs other related and/or necessary tasks to achieve organizational and programmatic goals and objectives.

5. Perform All Other Duties as Assigned By The CEO.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
1. Clinical dental knowledge and reasoning skills
2. Knowledge and skill in the application of Best Practices software such as “Up to Date”.
3. Ability to read and speak English.
4. Ability to accurately and articulately communicate and document information in a timely manner, per policy.
5. Ability to give and receive feedback.
6. Knowledge of fiscal matters and operating policies and procedures
7. Ability to function effectively and collegially within established channels of communication to perform job responsibilities.
8. Able to establish and maintain an effective professional working relationship with co-workers, patients, outside agencies and the public at large.
9. Interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate and communicate effectively, professionally and calmly with other health center employees.
10. Ability to follow all workplace policies and procedures.
11. Excellent computer skills and the ability to work with an Electronic Health Record.
12. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
13. Excellent analytic and organizational skills.
14. Able to effectively represent the Center in a positive and professional manner in the community.
15. Demonstrated skill in teamwork, collegiality and mentoring.

Education and Experience
1. Graduation from an accredited school of dentistry.
2. Active state license.
3. 1 to 3 years’ experience preferred.
4. DEA Certification
5. CPR Certification
6. Experience with Electronic Health Records.
7. Experience working in a family health center preferred.

Contact Instructions: AJ Carter

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: AJ Carter
Phone: 207-483-6512
Email: albert.carter@hfhcme.org 
Mailing Address: 50 E. Main Street, Harrington, Maine 04643

Date Posted 1/29/2024


Dental Office: Dr. Bruce Ross

Job Title: Hygienist

Brief Job Description: Looking for a hygienist to start this spring.
Monday thru Thursday 8 to 5
Located in Rumford
Call or email to schedule to meet

Contact Instructions: Call or email

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Dr. Bruce Ross
Phone: 2073642280
Email: brucerossdmd1987@gmail.com 
Mailing Address: 10 Knox Street, Rumford, Maine, 04276

Date Posted; 1/12/2024


Dental Office:  Western Mountain Dentistry

Job Title: Registered Dental Hygienist

Brief Job Description:

Dental office in Wilton, ME seeking a full or part-time hygienist. Employee will perform dental hygiene procedures, including cleaning, scaling, and polishing teeth, complete dental assessments and screenings.
Other responsibilities include:
Assisting the dentist during procedures and maintaining a sterile working environment.
Taking dental radiographs.
Educating patients on proper oral hygiene methods and provide guidance on oral health care.
Use of dental software systems for patient management, documenting patient treatment plans, and maintaining accurate dental records. Employee will maintain a clean, safe work environment, and also adhere to HIPAA regulations and confidentiality policies.

Office Hours: M, T, Th, & F 8-4:30

Full time employees receive the following benefits:
Benefits include: health insurance, office dental care credit, and paid time off

Qualifications:
– Valid dental hygiene license in Maine
– Associate’s degree or higher in Dental Hygiene from an accredited program
– Proficiency in using Eaglesoft, Dentrix, Epic, or similar dental practice management systems
– Knowledge of medical coding and billing procedures
– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
– Strong attention to detail and ability to maintain accurate records
– Ability to work well in a team environment and collaborate with other dental professionals
Please note that this is not an exhaustive list of duties and qualifications. Additional responsibilities may be assigned as needed.

Contact Instructions: Email sarah@westernmountaindentistry.com for more information and an application

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Sarah Camic
Phone: 2077783307
Email: sarah@westernmountaindentistry.com 
Mailing Address: 1460 Main St, Wilton, ME 04294

Date Posted: 1/05/2023


Dental Office: Waterville Dental Arts

Job Title: Dental Assistant

Brief Job Description: We’re hiring! We are looking for a dedicated dental assistant. We are a new office and are looking for someone who wants to grow with us! We offer competitive pay, paid holidays, sick days, vacation time, and CE/CPR allowance. Experience preferred, but willing to train the right candidate! Our office is open Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.
Please send your resume to Sabrina at frontdesk@watervilledentalarts.com

Contact Instructions: Email:frontdesk@watervilledentalarts.com or call (207)423-6972

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Sabrina Tatseos
Phone: 207-423-6972
Email: frontdesk@watervilledentalarts.com 
Mailing Address: 325 D Kennedy Memorial Drive, Waterville, ME 04901

Date Posted: 1/05/2024


Dental Office:  Downeast Dental

Job Title: Dental Hygienist

Brief Job Description: Immediate opening for a Full-time Registered Dental Hygienist to join our growing practice. Our comprehensive dental practice located in Ellsworth is an independent general practice offering competitive pay and a flexible schedule Monday through Thursday.
The ideal candidate is a Registered Dental Hygienist focused on providing exceptional patient care in a relaxed environment, building long-lasting relationships with patients, other team members, while supporting a positive working environment.
The office is centrally located to Acadia National Park, Downeast region, as well as the Bangor area. This position is perfect for an individual with an appreciation for all that the beauty of Maine’s outdoors has to offer.
If you are an RDH who wants to connect with your patients/community, while enjoying a good healthy family/work balance, apply today!
Benefits Include:
Flexible Schedule
Paid Time Off
Major Holidays Paid
Dental Treatment
Required:
Valid Maine RDH License
Radiology License
BLS Certification (or be obtained within 60 days of hire date)
Job Type: Part/Full-time
Pay: Starting at $48.00 – $50.00 per hour depending on experience.
Schedule:
8-9 hour shift
Ability to commute/relocate:
Ellsworth, ME 04605: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Education:
Associate (Preferred)
License/Certification:
license to practice dental hygiene in the state of Maine (Required)
CPR certified
X-ray license for the state of Maine

Contact Instructions: Email resume to downeastdental@gmail.com or mail to address listed.

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Downeast Dental
Phone: 2076673009
Email: downeastdental@gmail.com 
Mailing Address: 99 Oak Street Ellsworth Maine 04605

Date Posted: 12/28/2023


Dental Office: Dental Center – Penobscot Community Health Care

Job Title:  Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Brief Job Description:

Are you a Registered Dental Hygienist? Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference in our community? PCHC’s Dental Center is seeking a passionate, motivated Registered Dental Hygienist to join our growing team! In this role, you’ll work alongside our providers to deliver high-quality oral hygiene care and treatment to patients. You’ll serve on a superb, integrated care team and collaborate to improve our patient experience and processes. If you are passionate about making smiles brighter and want to work in one of THE BEST federally reviewed dental centers, this position is for you. Apply today at www.pchc.com/careers!

What’s it like to work at PCHC? Find out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GyC3DFYq0zg

Schedule: Full-Time, Monday-Thursday, 7:30am-5:15pm (Fridays + Weekends OFF)

Curious, or interested to learn more? Apply today! You can request a full copy of the detailed job description by emailing recruitment@pchc.com.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Contact Instructions: Apply via our website at www.pchc.com/careers or reach out to Recruitment@pchc.com for more information

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Krystle Bowden
Phone: 2079929200
Email: Recruitment@pchc.com 
Mailing Address: 1048 Union Street, Bangor, ME 04401

Date Posted: 12/14/2023


Dental Office: Park Street Dental

Job Title: Hygienist Sought in Orono! Great Pay Up to $52/hr. & Opportunities to Grow!

Brief Job Description:

We are looking for an outstanding Dental Hygienist to join our team.
The days we have available are flexible. We are open Monday through Wednesday and Saturday. Work all four days for full time, or any other combination as a part time position.

$1,000-$1500 Sign on Bonus Available
We take patient safety very seriously, and Covid vaccination is required for all employees with direct patient care roles.

Work in a great team environment while contributing to the better health of the community. We’re a privately-owned & thriving dental office in Orono seeking a reliable & enthusiastic hygienist to join us. We believe in rewarding our entire clinical team for the effort they put into caring for our patients & helping our business grow. That’s why we offer compensation as high as $52/hour with incentives and bonuses! Here are a few more things that make working in our dental practice different:

Privately-owned by a doctor who lives in town, not a big corporation.
Philosophy of mentorship & support.
We train you & support your growth & improvement as a practitioner.
Continual opportunities to increase your income by better serving the public.
Team of respectful professionals who make working enjoyable!
Compensation as high as $52/hour with incentives.
The most important thing to know about our practice is that our biggest focus is on serving our patients. Ultimately, everything we do is about our patients’ health & all of our team members need to be committed to that goal. We will be depending on you to show integrity & reliability as part of our team. If our practice sounds like the type of place where you’d thrive, please contact us.

Salary: $46.00 – $52.00 per hour

Benefits:
401(k) matching
Dental plan
Tuition reimbursement

Contact Instructions: Please email prowe@160parkstreetdental.com 

PRACTICE INFORMATION:
Name: Park Street Dental
Phone: 207-866-2813
Email: prowe@160parkstreetdental.com 
Mailing Address: 160 Park St. Orono, ME 04473

Date posted: 12/5/2023