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Manufacturing

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Construct and repair full or partial dentures or dental appliances.

Salary Breakdown

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Average

$41,580

ANNUAL

$19.99

HOURLY

Entry Level

$29,680

ANNUAL

$14.27

HOURLY

Mid Level

$40,995

ANNUAL

$19.71

HOURLY

Expert Level

$52,310

ANNUAL

$25.15

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Dental Laboratory Technicians

9

Current Available Jobs

1,250

Projected job openings through 2024


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Dental Laboratory Technicians

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Dental Laboratory Technicians


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Dental Laboratory Technicians

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Production and Processing

KNOWLEDGE

Design

KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Quality Control Analysis

SKILL

Time Management

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Operation Monitoring

ABILITY

Finger Dexterity

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness

ABILITY

Control Precision

ABILITY

Visualization


Job Opportunities

Dental Laboratory Technicians

  • Metal Finisher
    Forms+Surfaces    Phoenix, AZ 85043
     Posted 6 days    

    The Metal Finisher we seek must have a strong safety focus and technical aptitude, as well as a strong work ethic, adaptability and eye for detail. This employee will assist in the production process to prep/polish materials and products for the quality control & assembly areas. The employee will utilize past employment experience or training to learn the processes, machinery, and tools used to finish products in a safe manner.

    Responsibilities:
    Sanding: Ability to use hand held grinders and polishing lathes to finish products
    Blue Prints: Capable of reading and understanding blue prints, job orders & drawings and following the directions of the above listed.
    Other tasks: Other manufacturing procedures the employee will be asked to perform include cutting, burning, grinding, sanding, drilling and tapping.
    Safety: Employee must ensure that s/he is using the proper safety equipment and abiding by company safety policies at all times.
    Employees in this position may be ask from time to time to assist in other means of production and are not limited to the processes listed above. If employees are asked to perform other duties other than the above listed, proper training will be provided before the employee is to perform the specific task.
    Requirements Include:

    High School Diploma or GED is required
    Experience in the manufacturing industry
    Knowledge and training of the use of Power Tools and Hand Tools
    Ability to read and understand blueprints, drawings & job orders
    Basic computer navigation and data entry skills
    Must be able to stand for 8-10 hours per day and lift at least 50 pounds
    Employee must be able to use both hands to control equipment and material using in the production process
    Ability to work overtime when needed
    Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
    We offer competitive compensation and benefits, and the opportunity to progress in an environment that encourages your growth, advancement, and payrate through our CareerTrak program. Join us, and get your hands on some of the most ground-breaking projects anywhere in the industry.

    Forms+Surfaces is an Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/ females/veterans/individuals with disabilities /sexual orientation/gender identity.

    Job Type: Full-time
    Pay: From $16.00 - $18.00 per hour DOE


    Seniority Level

    Some work experience (up to 5 years, non-manager)

    Industry

    Manufacturing

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Dental Lab Technician 3
    ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 11 days    

    Company Summary

    ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers are a national network of dental implant centers founded in 2005 to provide innovative dental implant care to patients across the United States. ClearChoice has experienced strong growth over the years and today is a leader in the United States in providing dental implant treatments. Driven by a collective desire to improve the lives of prospective patients, ClearChoice helps people reclaim their health, smile and confidence. Beyond restoring teeth, this is about people getting their lives back. This mission-focused work has enabled the Clearchoice network to achieve four straight years of double-digit growth, yet we?ve only reached a small portion of the population who could benefit from ClearChoice services. ClearChoice Management Services, LLC (CCMS) provides administrative practice management services to the ClearChoice network.

    We are searching for individuals who can help us continue pursuing our goal of reaching prospective patients and helping to transform their lives. When you join ClearChoice, you are joining a team of individuals with passion, conviction, and integrity whose mission is to be the Platform of Hope for those in need of our services. Come help us write the next chapter of our story!

    Dental Lab Technician

    Summary of Position:

    ClearChoice dental laboratory technicians work onsite at the dentist office to fill prescriptions from those dentists. They use advanced technical skills to construct sophisticated implant-based dental prosthetics to exacting standards for fit and esthetics and use critical thinking to develop and share complex solutions with the dentist and auxiliary staff. The Tech 3 will work under the supervision of the Laboratory Manager if one is assigned or may be called to be a lead technician in the center. While work methods follow established procedures and practices, candidates are expected to consult with their doctors and team using a high degree of judgment on a patient-by-patient basis.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    + Receiving and entering work orders and accompanying materials including impressions, models and components.

    + The manufacture and fitting of all aspects of All-On-Four dental prosthetics including accurate manufacture and articulation of implant models, setting of denture teeth, denture processing and all related components and processes.

    + The ability to ensure the accurate and on time manufacture of prosthetics to a patient-driven schedule.

    + Denture and All-On-Four type restoration repairs

    + Maintenance of all laboratory facilities, equipment and instruments

    + Monitoring of all laboratory related supplies and ordering through paper and/or computer-based purchase order systems.

    + Teaching and mentoring other technicians and auxiliary staff

    + Operate computers and standard office type applications such as web browsers, word processing and spreadsheet software applications as well as dental laboratory specific applications.

    + Maintain only the highest degree of professionalism and communicate clearly both verbally and in writing

    Education and Experience:

    + A minimum of seven years of hands-on technical experience is required. Certification (CDT) or the completion of an accredited dental laboratory program is preferred but not mandatory.

    + Qualified candidates should have experience and be proficient in full arch hybrid restorations, complete dentures, overdentures and implant based restorative techniques and have strong knowledge of dental science and anatomy and esthetics.

    Working Conditions:

    ClearChoice operates two-three person dental laboratories within each of its dental offices. As such, technicians perform their duties in both the dental laboratory and dental office environments. Technicians are expected to be onsite at all times Monday through Friday. Days and hours may vary.

    Compensation and Benefits:

    $30.00 - $35.00 Hour base compensation DOE

    In addition to your base compensation, depending on position, you may be eligible for a quarterly or annual bonus (potential bonuses are merit based). Medical Insurance Coverage, Dental Insurance Coverage, Vision Insurance Coverage, Retirement Plan (401K) options are provided as an additional benefit of employment with ClearChoice.

    EOE


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Denture Technician Trainee
    Aspen Dental    Mesa, AZ 85201
     Posted 11 days    

    As a lab technician trainee with Aspen Dental Management, Inc. (ADMI), you will train to manage your own in-office lab and support the achievement of optimal practice performance. Candidates will be responsible for the full lifecycle of denture fabrication to ensure 100% patient satisfaction.

    ADMI’s Lab Technician Training Program is customized to work with trainees at different levels of prior experience and skill. It is expected that some will progress faster than others, depending on the individual. Program guidelines provide approximate time periods during which the material should be able to be learned. Procedure assessments provide trainers and trainees with feedback as training progresses.

    About Aspen Dental Management, Inc.

    Aspen Dental-branded practices are supported by ADMI, a dental support organization that provides non-clinical business support to licensed, independent dentists.

    + The fabrication of quality prosthetic denture products in accordance with established protocols, under supervision of trainer.

    + Complete prosthetic repairs, relines and re-bases according to established protocols, under supervision of trainer.

    + Completion of required production reporting within established timelines and reporting parameters, under supervision of trainer.

    + Preparation of laboratory supply orders in accordance with established protocols, adhering to determined budgetary guidelines, under supervision of a trainer.

    + High school diploma or GED

    + Prior dental lab or dental assisting experience a plus, but not required

    + Prior art experience, such as sculpting and special effects a plus, but not required

    + Interest in training to become a dental lab technician, focusing on removables - full and partial dentures

    + Must possess good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity

    + Must possess the ability to follow detailed directions without difficulty

    + Must be able to easily communicate written and verbal directions with the Trainer

    Street: 1155 S. Power Rd., Unit 112B

    External Company URL: www.aspendent.com


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Dental Laboratory Technician
    Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 17 days    

    Summary This position is located within the Dental Services at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona and supports the Phoenix VA Health Care System (PVAHCS) and the Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) equally. The Dental Laboratory Technician collaborates with the Dentist to plan, design, and fabricate dental prostheses for patients. Responsibilities ***THIS IS NOT A VIRTUAL POSITION, YOU MUST LIVE WITHIN OR BE WILLING TO RELOCATE WITHIN A COMMUTABLE DISTANCE OF THE DUTY LOCATION*** Major duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Fabricates dental obturators, impression trays, master casts, framework, and metal parts; Provides education, training, and instruction to dental staff regarding fabrication of prostheses; Constructs acrylic crowns, bridges, or facings involving forming and carving wax patterns; Fabricates porcelain crowns, and fixed partial dentures; Plans and conducts classroom and or laboratory instruction for dental clinicians, dental laboratory staff, and auxiliary dental personnel; Sets up and contours artificial teeth; Performs other related duties as assigned. Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Recruitment & Relocation Incentives: Not authorized Financial Disclosure: Not required Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications English Language Proficiency: In accordance with 38 U.S.C. 7402(d), No person shall serve in direct patient care positions unless they are proficient in basic written and spoken English. You must be proficient in basic written and spoken English in order to meet the requirements of this position AND To qualify for this position at the GS-8 level, you must meet one of the following requirements: SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: One (1) full year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level (GS-7) in Federal Service that has given you the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the duties of a Dental Laboratory Technician GS-8. Qualifying specialized experience includes: experience using dental laboratory material such as impression materials, plasters, stones, hydrocolloids, waxes, metals, acrylics, porcelain, and similar materials; using of laboratory equipment such as hand tools, dental lathes, engines, and hand pieces, furnaces, casting machines, presses, flasks, and related equipment; using precision instruments such as articulators, surveyors, and microanalyzers; and constructing dental prosthetic appliances. Such assignments require a thorough knowledge of oral anatomy, tooth morphology and dentition, and a thorough knowledge of laboratory procedures. NOTE: Experience must be fully documented on your resume and must include job title, duties, month and year start/end dates AND hours worked per week. OR SUBSTITUTION OF EDUCATION: Successful completion of one and one-half (1 1/2) years of graduate level education from an accredited college or university leading to a master's degree, with major study in subjects related to the work of a Dental Laboratory Technician. One year of full-time graduate education is considered to be the number of credit hours that the school attended has determined to represent 1 year of full-time study. If that information cannot be obtained from the school, 18 semester hours should be considered as satisfying the 1 year of full-time study requirement. NOTE: Transcripts (unofficial or official) must be submitted with your application materials. Education cannot be credited without documentation. OR COMBINATION: An equivalent combination of successfully completed graduate level education and specialized experience, as described above, may be used to meet total experience requirements. The education portion must include courses directly related to the work of the Dental Laboratory Technician position. NOTE: If you qualify by a combination, your experience must be detailed in your resume and transcripts are required. A Quality Ranking Factor* has been requested by the facility to help determine which applicants are likely to be better qualified for a position. The quality ranking factor for this position is: Experience using digital prosthodontic equipment (i.e. 3Shape CAD/CAM; ExoCAD). NOTE: To receive credit for this experience, it must be documented in your resume. *Quality Ranking Factors are skills, knowledge, abilities, or other worker characteristics which could be expected to result in superior performance on the job. Quality ranking factors will not be used for screening but may be used as ranking criteria. Applicants with higher proficiency levels may rank above those with lower proficiency levels on a quality ranking factor. You will be rated on the following Competencies as part of the assessment questionnaire for this position: Administration and ManagementMedicine and DentistryQuality Ranking FactorTechnical Competence IMPORTANT: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. All experience listed on your resume must include the month and year start/end dates. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. For more information on these qualification standards, please visit the United States Office of Personnel Management's website at https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/. Education IMPORTANT: A transcript must be submitted with your application if you are basing all or part of your qualifications on education. NOTE: Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here: http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/. If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html. Additional Information Physical Requirements: The work involves regular and recurrent exposure to potential hazards of wax, fumes, chemicals, high heat ovens, and sharp instruments. Manual dexterity and visual acuity are necessary to perform most duties. In addition, sitting, bending, standing, and lifting of light objects are required for many tasks. Receiving Service Credit for Earning Annual (Vacation) Leave: Federal Employees earn annual leave at a rate (4, 6 or 8 hours per pay period) which is based on the number of years they have served as a Federal employee. VA may offer newly-appointed Federal employee's credit for their job-related non-federal experience or active duty uniformed military service. This credited service can be used in determining the rate at which they earn annual leave. Such credit must be requested and approved prior to the appointment date and is not guaranteed. Special Employment Consideration: VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply, including those eligible for hiring under 5 CFR 213.3102(u), Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities (i.e., intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities), and/or disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more. For more information on how to apply using this appointment authority via the Selective Placement Coordinator within the office, contact the facility Human Resources Department at (602) 277-5551. It is the policy of the VA to not deny employment to those that have faced financial hardships or periods of unemployment. Veterans and Transitioning Service Members: Please visit the VA for Vets site for career-search tools for Veterans seeking employment at VA, career development services for our existing Veterans, and coaching and reintegration support for military service members. The Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) and Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) provide eligible displaced Federal competitive service employees with selection priority over other candidates for competitive service vacancies. To be qualified you must submit appropriate documentation and be found well-qualified (have a final rating of 85 or more before any Veterans preference points) for this vacancy. Information about ICTAP and CTAP eligibility is on OPM's Career Transition Resources website at http://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/workforce-restructuring/employee-guide-to-career-transition/. This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies. If you are unable to apply online view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Hygienist - RDH
    Aspen Dental    Kingman, AZ 86409
     Posted 18 days    

    When you say “Yes” to Aspen Dental, you get a great career and so much more. From mentors invested in your success, to a support network that has your back, joining Aspen Dental can give you the career you never imagined and the financial well-being to live the life you always wanted. Aspen Dental’s mission is to change the smile of one patient, one team member, and one community at a time and we’re looking for YOU to help achieve that!

    Join the general practice team as a Hygienist and say ‘yes’ to:

    + State-of-the-art technology including new iTero scanners, digital x-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening, and in-office whitening

    + Collaborating with dentists to recommend treatment plans

    + Competitive salary & profit sharing mix

    + Autonomy to build schedules that allow for comprehensive care

    + Access to the Hygiene Development Program to help you hone in your clinical skills that includes mentorship by an experienced hygiene coach, lunch & learns, and regional meetings offering ADA CERP credits

    + Opportunities to give back to your community providing free dental care to veterans and others through the Healthy Mouth Movement, Mouth Mobile, and various overseas outreach programs

    + A safe working environment for you and your patients with our Smile Wide Smile Safe Program

    With industry-leading new patient demand, you’ll make a difference in the lives of patients while enjoying access to:

    + Hundreds of hours of FREE Continuing Education (online)

    + Sign on bonus and paid relocation**

    + Paid time off PTO and holidays

    + Health, Retirement, Life & Disability benefits

    + Opportunities beyond the dental office such as Territory Manager, Division Director and even Vice President of Hygiene Support

    + Apply today to speak with a recruiter and learn more!

    + Evaluates patient’s overall oral health examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease or possible cancers.

    + 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.

    + Assists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment of patients.

    + Associates or two (2) year degree required.

    + Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required.

    About Aspen Dental-branded practices

    Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists. Hygienists work for the licensed dentists in the Aspen Dental-branded practices. The practices receive non-clinical business support services from Aspen Dental Management, Inc., a dental support organization.

    **Offers vary by location. Select locations only.

    Street: 3350 Stockton Hill Rd.

    Travel: Up to 25%

    External Company URL: www.aspendent.com


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Dental-Lab Technician (Removable)
    National Dentex    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 20 days    

    Description

    Join National Dentex - a leading healthcare organization specializing in the dental industry. We offer a full spectrum of specialized products, services, and technologies to address any dental restoration need. Currently, we have 30+ labs throughout the country. Our team is growing, and we are seeking to fill a number of key positions within our organization including this opportunity at NDX Continental in Phoenix, AZ for a Full-Time Dental-Lab Technician. Previous experience is not necessary; we offer paid, hands-on training!

    The regular hours for this position are from 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, and subject to change from time to time.

    This is a full-time position featuring employee benefits including: health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance; paid holiday, vacation, and sick time; 401K with company contribution; and tuition reimbursement!

    Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions of the Position:

    ☐ Read the prescription and all additional paperwork to establish the doctor’s preferences. If there are any questions or discrepancies, see the supervisor.

    ☐ Inspect the set-up and wax-up to verify that it is not broken or damaged.

    ☐ Process the Valplast, Acrylic, Ivocap, Softite or any other special needs case, processing in batches of four when possible.

    ☐ Follow all steps, in order, according to the Technical Team Policies (TTPs) to insure consistent and accurate results.

    ☐ Review final work and check completely that all quality standards have been met before passing the work to the next technician.

    ☐ Check inside of flasks to be sure all teeth are still in place and any additional notes are scribed into stone around flask.

    ☐ Perform other duties as assigned and required.

    Skills and Abilities Required:

    ☐ Good hand-eye coordination, good manual dexterity, excellent perception skills and the strong ability to pay close attention to details.

    ☐ The ability to trouble shoot and problem solve using past experience and success to gauge the best steps on future cases.

    ☐ Verification in all applicable Technical Team Policies (TTPs) and the ability to apply knowledge from Technical Team Policies (TTPs) to the job.

    ☐ Perform other duties as assigned and required.

    Minimum Education and Experience Required:

    ☐High school diploma or equivalent

    Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used:

    ☐ Boil out Tank

    ☐ Sharp Tools

    ☐ Monomer

    Physical Requirements (If an essential function of the job):

    ☐Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, and/or reach.

    ☐Exhibit fine motor skills and/or perform repetitive motions.

    ☐Read and interpret prescriptions and other required documentation.

    ☐Ability to effectively communicate technical information.

    ☐Vision capabilities: depth perception, attention to detail, and/or color.

    Qualifications

    Behaviors

    Required

    + Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

    + Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

    + Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

    Education

    Required

    + High School or Equivalent or better


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Dental-Lab Technician (CB Model)
    National Dentex    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 20 days    

    Description

    Join National Dentex - a leading healthcare organization specializing in the dental industry. We offer a full spectrum of specialized products, services, and technologies to address any dental restoration need. Currently, we have 30+ labs throughout the country. Our team is growing, and we are seeking to fill a number of key positions within our organization including this opportunity at NDX Continental in Phoenix, AZ for a Full-Time Dental-Lab Technician. Previous experience is not necessary; we offer paid, hands-on training!

    The regular hours for this position are from 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, and subject to change from time to time.

    This is a full-time position featuring employee benefits including: health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance; paid holiday, vacation, and sick time; 401K with company contribution; and tuition reimbursement!

    Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions of the Position:

    ☐Unbox cases and code for appropriate Crown and Bridge product and finish date

    ☐Place completed computer work cards on proper case pans, reviewing doctor, product and finish date information for correctness

    ☐Disinfect all case components using the appropriate disinfection procedure

    ☐Pour models from impressions received from doctors in the proper material

    ☐Number all models and impressions with case number

    ☐Pindex models and place pins in dies

    ☐Place model separator on model and pour base--trim model if needed

    ☐Saw out dies using proper technique to make dies removable for fabrication

    ☐Place models on appropriate type of articulator using correct technique

    ☐Articulate models by using bites sent by doctor or hand articulating to correct bite relationship

    ☐Paint dies with proper number of coats of die paint

    ☐Trim dies to reveal margins of crowns

    ☐Check case for correct doctor information, finish date, product, metal type, and fabrication questions that need to be called on the next day

    ☐Clean work area daily

    ☐Clock in and out correctly on computer time clock

    Skills and Abilities Required:

    + Excellent eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity

    + Detail oriented

    + Patience for repetitive tasks

    + Ability to work closely with others and share equally in the workload

    + Ability to stand for extended periods of time

    + Flexibility in dealing with varied work hours due to fluctuating workloads

    + Ability to adapt to ProPay production system

    Minimum Education and Experience Required:

    + High School diploma or equivalent

    + OSHA/Bloodborne Pathogen/General Safety Training

    + PTC Simplifying Posterior Anatomy/Vocabulary/Terminology

    + PTC Anterior/Posterior Porcelain Contouring

    + One month apprenticeship with senior technician

    + On-the-job training

    Physical Requirements (If an essential function of the job):

    + Ability to use small hand tools

    + Sitting for long periods of time

    Qualifications

    Behaviors

    Required

    + Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

    + Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

    + Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

    Education

    Required

    + High School or Equivalent or better


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Dental Hygienist- RDH-Glendale, AZ
    DentalOne Partners    Glendale, AZ 85304
     Posted 21 days    

    West Valley Family Dental

    Overview

    We are looking for an enthusiastic hygienist that loves building and maintaining positive relationships with patients. What if you could be rewarded for doing what you love, with a team that supports you, in an environment where there is a shared passion for quality patient care? Your primary role is to provide exceptional patient care, while educating patients on the oral systemic links. As a valued member of the family, we will support you, and invest in you and your future with medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid holidays, and many other benefits! We believe in the value of talented people, and we aim to craft an environment that engages you professionally.

    Skills/ Abilities

    + Commitment to providing outstanding customer service and hospitality through exceptional chair side manner, focus on educating patients about the oral- systemic link, time management and adhering to HIPAA compliance.

    + Follow the office's Periodontal Philosophy, which is based on American Academy of Periodontology, ADA and ADHA guidelines.

    + Follow OSHA & Blood Borne Pathogen, guidelines on PPE and use universal precautions.

    + Be comfortable with thoroughly, efficiently performing clinical hygiene functions including, but not limited to, as applicable by practice and or state law:

    + Review/ update medical history at every visit and record patient’s blood pressure

    + Expose and evaluate diagnostic radiographs

    + Complete a full 6 point periodontal assessment every patient every visit

    + Perform routine dental prophylaxis for periodontally healthy patients

    + Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and laser on periodontally compromised patients (as allowable by state Board of Dentistry and certification)

    + Administer local anesthesia, monitor/provide Nitrous Oxide (as allowable by state Board of Dentistry and certification)

    + Co-assess treatment with doctor and educate each patient on treatment needs

    + Screen for Oral Cancer

    + Use intraoral camera

    + Place sealants

    + Identify caries risk level for patients and offer fluoride to those at risk

    + Take alginate impressions and fabricate whitening trays

    + Maintain accurate progress notes

    + Clean and prepare operatory per guidelines prior to patient appointment.

    + Sterilize equipment and operatories per OSHA guidelines

    + Assist other team members, including business administrative responsibilities

    Education/Certification(s)

    + State Dental Hygiene Licensure

    + Local Anesthesia/ Laser/ Nitrous Oxide- as determined by the State Board of Dentistry

    + Active CPR Certification

    Benefits

    + Investment in you and your future

    + Opportunity to find your career, not just a job!

    + Free CE

    + Paid Time Off

    + Paid Holidays

    + 401k, Dental, Vision, Medical Benefits

    + Opportunity for career growth no matter your passion! Clinical, administrative, training.

    ID: 2021-15097

    External Company Name: DentalOne Partners, Inc

    External Company URL: http://www.dentalonepartners.com/


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Industrial Hygienist (GEMS Environment Compliance Coordinator)
    Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 24 days    

    Summary

    As a (GEMS) Coordinator the Incumbent plans, organizes, implements, oversees and provides technical assistance for projects to resolve environmental problems. The employee assumes a lead role in the development of environmental goals, policy, and procedural documentation for a facility and works closely with facility leadership to review how environmental considerations are integrated into the planning and operational activities of the facility. The Incumbent reports to the Safety Manager.

    Responsibilities

    Duties include but are not limited to: Assignments include domestic, and industrial wastewater treatment and disposal; safe drinking water; treatment, storage and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous solid waste; and the release of hazardous material/spill responses. Assignments include environmental media permitting; safe handling and transport of toxic substances; and overall environmental regulatory oversight. The GEMS Coordinator is also responsible for managing VHAHCS environmental programs and coordinating efforts that relate to environmental matters. Serves as a technical expert and program management expert with responsibility for providing leadership guidance, technical assistance and evaluation for matters involving industrial hygiene, decontamination and environmental technology and compliance. Work requires knowledge of the organization of the facility as well as the construction, operation and maintenance of healthcare facilities. Requires knowledge of all systems related to controlling pollution and protecting the environment. Performs work related to the management and operation of healthcare facilities and programs needed to protect the environment of human health from pollution and improve air, land and water resources. Resolving difficult and complex technical, problems using innovative and original approaches. Participates in developing courses of instruction for personnel, preparing agendas, planning for demonstrations, drills and giving technical instruction on environmental and industrial hygiene subjects. Interprets new or revised technical or management guidance material provided by VHA organizations, regulatory and advisory agencies. Develops, evaluates and provide corrective actions for respirator programs, recommends and approves remedial actions. Works with federal, state and local environmental and occupational safety and health organizations. Keeps abreast of latest developments in the field of environmental management systems, attend technical conferences or professional society meetings, and discussion with industry representatives. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday / 8:00AM - 4:30PM

    Position Description Title/PD#: Industrial Hygienist (GEMS Environment Compliance Coordinator)/ PD12820A

    Recruitment/Relocation Incentives: May be approved for highly qualified applicant.

    Physical Requirements: During surveys, the employee is subjected to all the risks and discomforts associated with industrial activities and is frequently exposed to potentially hazardous conditions and materials such as noise, dust, asbestos, fume, smoke gases, solvents, flammables, explosives, etc. The incumbent is frequently exposed to equipment in operation and construction hazards. This exposure requires the use of protective clothing and equipment, including respirators, hardhats and ear protectors.

    Requirements

    Conditions of Employment

    Qualifications

    To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement. Basic Educational Requirement: The education must be accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (external link) at the time the degree was obtained. Applicants must meet one of the following requirements: A bachelor's or graduate/higher level degree in industrial hygiene, occupational health sciences, occupational and environmental health, toxicology, safety sciences, or related science; (A Transcript is required to be part of your application) or, A bachelor's degree in a branch of engineering, physical science, or life science that included 12 semester hours in chemistry, including organic chemistry, and 18 additional semester hours of courses in any combination of chemistry, physics, engineering, health physics, environmental health, biostatistics, biology, physiology, toxicology, epidemiology, or industrial hygiene; (A Transcript is required to be part of your application) or, Certification from the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (external link) (ABIH) (You are required submit a copy of this certification as part of your application). Courses in the history or teaching of chemistry are not acceptable. In addition to meeting the basic requirement, you must possess one (1) year of specialized experience. GS-12 grade level: One year of specialized experience (equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the federal service); experience that equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities (KSA's) and other characteristics to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled, in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization. Specialized experience includes:technical expertise in the design, modification, operation and maintenance of facilities and infrastructure to ensure compliance with environmental regulations. Providing leadership guidance, technical assistance and evaluation for matters involving industrial hygiene, decontamination, environmental technology, industrial waste water treatment and disposal, safe drinking treatments, release of spills and storage disposal of hazardous materials, safe handling and transport of toxic substances and an overall environmental regulatory oversight. To calculate, first identify the percentage of required education you have earned (when substituting, you cannot use the first 60 semester hours that you earned). Then identify the percentage of required experience you possess. Add the two percentages. The total percentage must equal at least 100 percent to qualify at the GS-XX. For example, an applicant who has 9 semester hours of graduate level education (i.e. 50% of graduate education required) and 6 months of creditable specialized experience (i.e. 50% of the required experience) would equal 100% of the required experience for the position A transcript must be submitted with your application if you are basing all or part of your qualifications on education. There is no educational substitution for the GS-12 level. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

    Education

    Transcripts must be submitted in order to meet the basic requirements of the position. Note: Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here: http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/. If you are using foreign education to meet basic qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education.

    Additional Information

    The Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) and Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) provide eligible displaced VA competitive service employees with selection priority over other candidates for competitive service vacancies. To be well-qualified, applicants must possess experience that exceeds the minimum qualifications of the position including all selective factors if applicable, and must be proficient in most of the requirements of the job. Information about ICTAP and CTAP eligibility is on OPM's Career Transition Resources website which can be found at https://www.opm.gov/. Receiving Service Credit for Earning Annual (Vacation) Leave: Federal Employees earn annual leave at a rate (4, 6 or 8 hours per pay period) which is based on the number of years they have served as a Federal employee. VA may offer newly-appointed Federal employee's credit for their job-related non-federal experience or active duty uniformed military service. This credited service can be used in determining the rate at which they earn annual leave. Such credit must be requested and approved prior to the appointment date and is not guaranteed. This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies. If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Part- Time Dental Hygienist- RDH- Mesa, AZ
    DentalOne Partners    Mesa, AZ 85213
     Posted 29 days    

    Perfect Teeth - Power & McDowell

    Overview

    We are looking for an enthusiastic part time hygienist that loves building and maintaining positive relationships with patients. What if you could be rewarded for doing what you love, with a team that supports you, in an environment where there is a shared passion for quality patient care? Your primary role is to provide exceptional patient care, while educating patients on the oral systemic links. As a valued member of the family, we will support you, and invest in you and your future with medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid holidays, and many other benefits! We believe in the value of talented people, and we aim to craft an environment that engages you professionally.

    Skills/ Abilities

    + Commitment to providing outstanding customer service and hospitality through exceptional chair side manner, focus on educating patients about the oral- systemic link, time management and adhering to HIPAA compliance.

    + Follow the office's Periodontal Philosophy, which is based on American Academy of Periodontology, ADA and ADHA guidelines.

    + Follow OSHA & Blood Borne Pathogen, guidelines on PPE and use universal precautions.

    + Be comfortable with thoroughly, efficiently performing clinical hygiene functions including, but not limited to, as applicable by practice and or state law:

    + Review/ update medical history at every visit and record patient’s blood pressure

    + Expose and evaluate diagnostic radiographs

    + Complete a full 6 point periodontal assessment every patient every visit

    + Perform routine dental prophylaxis for periodontally healthy patients

    + Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and laser on periodontally compromised patients (as allowable by state Board of Dentistry and certification)

    + Administer local anesthesia, monitor/provide Nitrous Oxide (as allowable by state Board of Dentistry and certification)

    + Co-assess treatment with doctor and educate each patient on treatment needs

    + Screen for Oral Cancer

    + Use intraoral camera

    + Place sealants

    + Identify caries risk level for patients and offer fluoride to those at risk

    + Take alginate impressions and fabricate whitening trays

    + Maintain accurate progress notes

    + Clean and prepare operatory per guidelines prior to patient appointment.

    + Sterilize equipment and operatories per OSHA guidelines

    + Assist other team members, including business administrative responsibilities

    Education/Certification(s)

    + State Dental Hygiene Licensure

    + Local Anesthesia/ Laser/ Nitrous Oxide- as determined by the State Board of Dentistry

    + Active CPR Certification

    Benefits

    + Investment in you and your future

    + Opportunity to find your career, not just a job!

    + Opportunity for career growth no matter your passion! Clinical, administrative, training.

    ID: 2021-15041

    External Company Name: DentalOne Partners, Inc

    External Company URL: http://www.dentalonepartners.com/


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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