Delta Dental of New Mexico

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Oral Health Advocate

Job Title Oral Health Advocate
Job Type Full Time
Salary DOE
City Albuquerque
State NM
Posting Date 4-19-2017
Closing Date 5-4-2017 at 5 p.m MDT
Job Description Delta Dental of New Mexico, Inc. is seeking a full time, highly-motivated and energetic Oral Health Advocate for our Uptown Albuquerque, NM offices with frequent travel within New Mexico.

The successful candidate will have excellent public speaking and presentation skills, the ability to connect with others and to forge strong relationships, be committed to the mission of serving children, seniors, at-risk populations, families and businesses, and be highly organized and analytical. Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word for Windows is required. Must have excellent writing, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills and be an organized team player who can multi-task, maintain detailed records, and manage time well. Must be able to work under stress of meeting deadlines and changing priorities, and have a flair for developing engaging visuals and presentation materials.

Other minimum requirements include a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene, three years' clinical experience in dental hygiene, and demonstrated experience in community oral health initiatives.

Preferred qualifications include a Master of Science degree in Dental Hygiene, DDS or DMD degree. Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants will be given special consideration.

Generous benefits package includes: 15 days of paid time off per year initially, significant annual bonus opportunities, medical insurance (95% employer-paid Presbyterian Health Plan Gold PPO3 ), 100% employer-funded dental, vision, short and long term disability coverage and group term life insurance @ 2x base salary, with voluntary supplemental coverage and Company 1:1 matched 401(K) retirement plan. A company vehicle or vehicle allowance may be included in the offer. Salary: DOE.

WE ARE ONLY ACCEPTING IN-PERSON (WALK-IN) APPLICATIONS. Please deliver a cover letter, writing sample, and current résumé to Delta Dental of New Mexico at 2500 Louisiana Blvd., NE, 6th Floor in Albuquerque, NM, (SE corner of Menaul & Louisiana, NE) and complete an employment application at our front desk. Please allow 10 minutes to complete the application.

THIS POSITION WILL CLOSE ON Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 5 p.m MDT. Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screening. Delta Dental of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity Employer .
Required Education Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene
Required Experience Clinical experience in dental hygiene: 3 years
Required License or Certification Dental hygiene or license to practice dentistry in NM

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