Dental Lab Tech Job Posting

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  Monday, 4 March 2019

Dental Lab Tech in Virginia BeachVirginia Beach, Virginia 23462

  Monday, 4 March 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: None
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: None

Description

Dental Laboratory Technician Job Responsibilities: This highly motivated and driven individual maintains and improves patients oral health by fabricating fixed and removable prostheses according to dentist prescriptions. Dental Laboratory Technician Job Duties: • Replaces partial or total loss of natural teeth by constructing partial or full dentures (metal and non-metal). • Restores natural teeth by fabricating crowns and bridges. • Corrects dental irregularities by manufacturing fixed or removable appliances. • Completes implantology procedures by fabricating prostheses to fit implants the dentist places directly into the patients jawbone. • Replaces missing facial and body tissues due to injury, disease, or developmental abnormality by fabricating maxillo-facial prostheses. • Constructs prostheses by following the dentists prescription; making models of the mouth and teeth from impressions of the patients mouth taken by the dentist; building-up wax replicas of part or all of the mouth and/or teeth on the model; encasing the wax in a mould material and melting away the wax; replacing the wax with plastic, metal, or ceramic materials to make the replacement appliance; polishing and finishing the appliance prior to its being placed in the patients mouth by the dentist. • Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records. • Utilizes and conserves supplies and equipment by completing plaster casting, electro-spot welding, metal casting, metal polishing, wax modeling, ceramics, wire bending, electroplating and sandblasting; using CAD/CAM units; maintaining supplies inventories; keeping equipment operating. • Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes. • Updates dental laboratory technician job knowledge and skills by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations. • Enhances dental laboratory reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. Dental Laboratory Technician Skills and Qualifications: • CEREC and Cad Cam technology required • Eaglesoft and CBCT scan experience is a plus • At least two years experience Applicants should be prepared to demonstrate these skills as apart of their interview process.