Job Description: Dental Technician – Tooth Setter
Salary: 35 per hour
COMPETITIVE WAGES AND BENEFITS for those with experience. We are a growing, family-owned dental laboratory with operations occurring only in the United States. All positions will be on-site. We are a second chance employer for nonviolent offenders.
We are in search of tenacious individuals with excellent communication, team work, and time management skills to fill the position as Dental Technician Tooth Setter.
Read the prescription and all additional paperwork to establish the doctor’s preferences. If there are any questions or discrepancies, see the supervisor or OTI leader.
Evaluate model work and articulations to see if it meets Keller standards
Select denture teeth from tooth stock per doctor’s specifications
Mark model for outline of restoration
Create base plates
Create esthetic control bases
Create bite rims
Set denture teeth on fully edentulous cases
Set denture teeth on partially edentulous cases
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
Keep work area clean
All other duties as assigned
Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, and/or reach
Exhibit fine motor skills and/or perform repetitive motions
Good manual dexterity
Ability to walk, sit and stand for long periods of time
Repeated bending and kneeling
Vision capabilities: Depth perception, attention to detail and/or color
Push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 50 pounds
High School or Equivalent or better.