Performs technical procedures involved in the fabrication and repair of dental appliances according to dentist’s prescription. Assists students with case design, setting teeth and related techniques to create appliances that function well and have a good cosmetic result.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Note: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of this job.
Incumbents perform other related duties as assigned. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.
Ability to independently perform specialized tasks following stated procedures.
Skill in applying basic analytical skills to problems where clear precedent may not exist.
Skill in organizing and executing multiple assignments under specific time constraints.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Working knowledge of computers.
Incumbents should possess either of the following KSAs:
Shows interest and ability in working closely with students and taking initiative in producing a quality finished appliance.
Applicants may be asked to demonstrate proficiency in core techniques.
Ability to wear and work in personal protective equipment.
Employees in this job class may be required to receive immunization to prevent illness due to exposure to blood borne pathogens.
Overtime, weekend, on-call, and shift work may be required.
This job description is designed to give an outline of what job duties are expected of this position. As an outline it does not fully describe or limit the extent of the position’s duties. UMFDSP and its supervisors may amend the job description as it deems necessary, without advance notice. The job description is not intended to create an employment contract and should not be construed as such.
U.M. FDSP Associates. P.A. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.