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Dentist, Full Time

Location: MNAW Human Services Center
Supervisor: Dental Coordinator
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Position Responsibilities:

  • Act as supervisor of employees in the absence of the Dental Coordinator.
  • Maintain and operate an eight operatory dental clinic.
  • Practice by current infection control standards.
  • Follow occupational safety guidelines for dental office personnel.
  • Provide care in the following areas: prevention, operative, prosthetics, endodontics, oral surgery, TMJ, and periodontics and pedodontics, and minor orthodontics.
  • Network services with other health and social services providers.
  • Consult and refer with dental specialist.
  • Assist in coordinating prevention activities.
  • Assist in selecting dental supplies and equipment.
  • Attend general staff meetings, dental staff meetings, and other meetings as requested.
  • Participate in Quality Improvement activities.
  • Attend continuing education seminars as requested.
  • Assist in providing in-services to dental staff and also to target groups such as the diabetic support group, WIC, elderly housing residents, and Head Start.
  • Approve employee leave and time cards in the absence of the Dental Coordinator.
  • Participate on screening committee for new dental employees and provide input on staff evaluations.
  • Acquire and maintain CPR certification.
  • Request pre-determinations, review and sign insurance forms.
  • Abide by the policies set forth by the FDL Reservation and Min No Aya Win Human Services Center.

Physical Requirements:

  • Normal physical requirements.

Position Qualifications:

  • Current Minnesota DDS License is required.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing is required.
  • Ability to work independently and establish work priorities is required.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is required.
  • Subject to pre-employment, post-accident, return to duty, follow-up, and random drug testing.
  • Subject to pre-employment annual background checks.
  • Some travel may be required.

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APPLY TO: Fond du Lac Human Resources
1720 Big Lake Road
Cloquet, MN 55720
218-878-2653