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Dental Laboratory Technician

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Company :
Helping Hands of Middle and West Tennessee

Location :
Jackson, Tennessee

Expiry Date :
Sun, 20 Jun 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
DENTAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

* Construct both partial and full dentures to replace partial or total loss of natural teeth
* Fabricate crowns and bridges to restore natural teeth
* Manufacture both fixed and removable appliances to help correct dental irregularities
* Fabricate prostheses that will fit implants the dentist places directly into the patients jawbone to help complete implant-related procedures
* Follow the dentists instructions and dental impressions to make prostheses, dental appliances and wax replicas as necessary
* Keep detailed records, forms, logs and reports to document actions
* Maintain supply inventories and keep equipment in operating conditions
* Study, evaluate and re-design processes to improve quality of care
* Stay up-to-date on dental laboratory technician knowledge by furthering education, reading professional publications, talking with peers and joining professional groups and forums
* Follow company policies to ensure proper discretion and procedures are used

Requirements

DENTAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN JOB REQUIREMENTS

* Associates Degree in Dental Technology or similar field
* 2-4 years of experience as a Dental Laboratory Technician
* Proven technical knowledge of dental procedures, prescriptions, equipment and molds
* Strong reading comprehension and critical thinking a must
* Proven time management skills
* Ability to conduct tests and inspect products for quality and performance
* Strong written and verbal communication skills an advantage
* Ability to keep detailed records an advantage

Benefits

Benefits available after 90 days of employment