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Job Opportunities

All jobs will be posted for 90 days.


 A new Pickerington office is looking to hire a dental hygienist. Please see position description below:
• Evaluates overall oral health, examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease or possible cancers, including sores, recessed & bleeding gums, and oral lesions.
• Documents dental history or chief complaint; records and reports pertinent observations and patient reactions to dental staff, as appropriate; documents lab procedures and ensures follow up on results.
• Follows through with oral hygiene procedures in accordance with treatment plans prescribed by the attending Dentist. Procedures may include: Prophylaxis, Periodontal Scaling, Root Planing, Debridement, Application of Fluoride Treatments, and Application of Protective Sealants.
• Assists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment of patients.
If interested, please contact Brian Martz with Aspen Dental at (Posted 3/27/14).


The Dental Works Polaris office is currently looking to hire an EFDA. If interested please call their office at 614-985-3338 or email (Posted 3/27/14).


An office in Cincinnati, Ohio is currently looking to hire a new hygienist. The job is right by the University of Cincinnati. They work 4 days/week and would need someone full time. If you are interested please email Jenny Lowe at (Posted 3/10/14).

Full-Time Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) position in Cincinnati Ohio is immediately available. If you want to contribute in a team-oriented environment where you are appreciated, we are hiring talent. Your responsibilities will include but not limited to restoring teeth, hands-on patient care, providing excellent customer service, taking tasks to completion on time, and explaining treatment to patients. This is a challenging and exciting opportunity to support our dental family. Exceptional benefits package including performance- based incentive compensation. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Current EFDA License is required to apply. Fax or email resume and cover letter to Jennifer at 513-793-1943 or detailing why you believe you would be a great addition to our amazing team.

Placement Services and Web sites

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Dental Hygiene Placement Service

Bob Davidek, CEO
2473 Southway Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43221
O) 614-488-8112
C) 614-530-1670

Dental Personnel Placement
Serving outside central Ohio area
Why dpp? Dental Personnel Placement (dpp) opened in 1992 as a franchise of Dental Personnel Placement Services to serve the rural communities of central Ohio. Since then, dpp has expanded its services across the rural and metropolitan areas of Ohio by offering a network of over 1,500 licensed professional dental auxiliaries to its clients. dpp is owned and operated by Ruth Clendenen, consultant to the Commission on Dental Testing in Ohio. Ms. Clendenen is recognized statewide for her expertise, developing new legislation for expanded function dental auxiliaries, as well as lecturing across the state on employment trends in the dental auxiliary field. She is a member of several professional organizations serving your communities.

Ruth Clendenen
Dental Personnel Placement
1601 W. 5th Avenue #163
Columbus, Ohio 43212
877–836–9980 fax

Dental Personnel Placement Services

Columbus, Cincinnati, and Dayton area
Tracy Williams
5796 Chiddingstone Lane
Westerville, OH 43082
614–901–0771 fax

Dental Personnel Placement Services

Toledo and surrounding areas
Jill Morse, Owner
5241 Southwick Blvd #221
Toledo, Ohio 43614

Dental Staff Services

Greater Cleveland area
Kevan Asadorian, Owner
440–585–2600 or 440-256-1033

Dependable Dental Staffing

954 Paisley Court
Pickerington, Ohio 43147
614–920–4416 fax is a search engine for jobs, allowing job seekers to find jobs posted on thousands of company career sites and job boards. This link will take you directly to dental postings for dental hygienists across Ohio.

Team Placement

1414 Prince Street #202
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703–820–3368 fax

Dear Students,

Team Placement Service, Inc. is proud to offer you an opportunity of a life time! We are a placement agency located in Northern Virginia which is experiencing a high demand for dental hygienists. Due to this fact, we have created the first Travel Hygiene Program in the country. Our program is based on the same travel concept that nurses have enjoyed for many years. Would you like to work in a Metropolitan area where the salaries are the highest in the nation? As a Travel Hygienist, you are compensated $30 per hour and sign up for as little as eight weeks or as long as thirteen weeks. If you choose to stay for 13 weeks, you have the potential of earning up to $15,600 working for four to five days per week. Several of our travelers have decided to stay in the area and you can too. If you to choose to relocate to Virginia, we will assist you with finding a permanent position. Hygienists working in permanent jobs, full time, in our area are currently earning from $42–$50 per hour plus benefits. Where will I live? We have two houses commonly known as the "Hygiene Huts." You are provided an opportunity to room with other hygienists from all over the country, rent free! You will have fun exploring the Washington D.C. area together while making great money! What about licensure? To help you save on cost and time, when requesting "Where to send your board results," you may consider having them sent to Virginia and Washington, DC Board of Dentistry Licensing Boards as well as your own state. By doing this you may be able to save as much as one month's time in requesting necessary documentation to obtain your required licenses for the program. If the idea of participating in the "Team Placement Travel Program" piques your interest, please contact Iris Chirino-Lainez at 800–495–6767 for further details or visit our web site at We look forward to working with you!


Elisabeth Peebles,
RDH President

Division of Dental Hygiene