Dental Technician Ceramist



LOCATION: 20 minutes from Dallas, TX


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Permanent

General Description:

Responsible for building, contouring, and stain/glazing of esthetic anterior and posterior restorations including layered porcelain, monolithic zirconia, and lithium disilicate in a productive environment.

Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions of the Position:

·   Read and review all paperwork on each case for correct information including prescriptions and specifications received from dentist. Clarify questions with supervisor.

·   Confirm that all items needed are present and in suitable condition

·   Choose the correct porcelain

·   Build/Contour to correct anatomical contour, blend, and occlusion

·   Fire at the correct temperature

·   Add on when necessary

·   Steam clean required items

·   Place units back onto dies, back onto models

·   Return items to the proper pan

·   Complete cases according to work ticket schedule, notify supervisor of late cases

·   Scan and initial cases as required

·   Follow all safety rules and regulations as well as standard operating procedures

·   Perform tasks at one primary workstation

·   Manipulate small items and hand tools

·   Operate a sandblasting unit as well as a steam cleaner

·   Custom Shading

·   Perform/Document routine scheduled Preventative Maintenance of equipment

·   Participate in Company sponsored training and meetings as required

·   Support and incorporate our Mission, Vision, and Core Values

·   Clean work area daily

·   Perform other duties as required and assigned


Skills and Abilities Required:

· Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English

· Stay organized and manage work based on work tickets, Dr. preferences, and due dates

· Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing work environment

· Ability to meet assigned production levels, quality standards, and timelines

· Excellent hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity, and depth perception

· Ability to pay close attention to details


Minimum Education and Experience Required:

·   CDT preferred but not required

·   Minimum of 5 years of experience

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