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Dental-Lab Technician Trainee (Denture Model)

Keller Laboratories, Inc. • Heber Springs, AR
12 days ago

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 seeking to fill a number of key positions within our organization including this opportunity at NDX Green in Heber Springs, AR for a Full-Time Dental-Lab Technician Trainee. Previous experience is not necessary; we offer paid, hands-on training!

The regular hours for this position are from 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m., 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 Functions of the Position:

  • Read prescriptions and specifications received from dentist.
  • Bead and Pour impressions
  • Base models
  • Trim models
  • Set bites
  • Articulate models
  • Pour and jig cases to be relined
  • Make duplicate models
  • Pushing and pulling cart of work around work area
  • Review final work and check completely that all quality standards have been met before passing the work to the next technician
  • Trouble shoot and problem solve, using past experience and success to gauge best steps on future cases
  • All other duties as assigned. 

Skills and Abilities Required: 

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Excellent eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity
  • Detail oriented

Minimum Education and Experience Required: 

  • Required: High school diploma or GED equivalent

            Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used:

  • Small machinery
  • Hand-pieces
  • Chemicals

            Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time