National Dentex Dental Lab Technician II (Set Up) in DePere, Wisconsin
Join National Dentex - a leading healthcare organization specializing in the dental industry. We offer a full spectrum of specialized products, services, and technologies to address any dental restoration need. Currently, we have 60 labs throughout the country. Our team is growing, and we are hiring a number of key positions within our organization including this opportunity at NDX Lord's Dental Lab in DePere, Wisconsin for a Dental Lab Technician II.
The regular hours for this position are from 8:30AM to 5:00PM, Monday through Friday, and subject to change from time to time.
This is a full-time position featuring employee benefits including: health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance; paid holiday, vacation, and sick time; 401K with company contribution; and tuition reimbursement!
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Job Functions of the Position:
Read prescriptions and specifications received from the dentist
Check models for defect that need correcting before fabrication begins
Check articulation of models for proper occlusal relationship
Post dam upper models
Set pin on articulator to establish vertical relationship
Double check teeth to be used for correct mold and shade
Place wax on baseplate and set teeth on the arch in proper alignment to achieve proper function and good aesthetics
When setting for wax try-in, soak model in water before set-up. Check occlusion to be sure correct bite relationship has been achieved
Maintain a clean work area
All other duties as assigned
Skills and Abilities Required:
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
Minimum Education and Experience Required:
Required: High school diploma or GED equivalent
1 year of Dental Laboratory experience is required.
Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used:
- Ability to sit for extended periods of time
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
- High School or Equivalent or better
- 1 year: Experience as a Dental Lab Technician
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)