Lake County Health Department requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination or medical/religious exemption within 30 days of hire. If not fully vaccinated, you must follow the requirements for unvaccinated until you meet the definition of fully vaccinated.

Overview:

Category

Medical/Dental

Job Type

Full-Time

Salary

$32.72 - $38.28 USD per Hour

Location

3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085, Illinois

Job Number

16126

Dental Hygienist – Community Dental Health Coordinator – 16126

Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
 
Summary
Provide quality dental care and associated services to patients under the general supervision of a dentist and using established dental hygiene procedures.  Assist other staff in a variety of patient care, office and laboratory duties. Perform broad responsibilities for clinic and community dental health education activities. The Community Dental Health Coordinator (CDHC) is a dental team member whose primary function is the prevention of dental disease with an emphasis on community health worker skills. While all CDHCs have basic core competencies, their job responsibilities vary depending on the goals of the clinics and communities they serve. 

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or medical/religious exemption within 30 days of hire. If not fully vaccinated, you must follow the requirements for unvaccinated until you meet the definition of fully vaccinated. 

Scheduled Hours: 40 hours a week

  • Monday (11:30am-8:00pm)
  • Tuesday-Friday (8:00am-4:30pm)
  • Starting Salary Determined Based on Qualifications