Dental Laboratory Technician – Tooth Setter

Job Description: Dental Technician – Tooth Setter

Salary: 35 per hour

Shift: Day

Benefits: Full

 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


Physical Requirements:

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.

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