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Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Placerville, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Summary Under the direct supervision of the Dental Director the incumbent shall coordinate and administer procedures within the dental department assuring high quality dental care. Such activities include, but are not limited to, performing and providing training to dental staff; promoting teamwork and team effectiveness; supervision of Dental Specialist, Hygienist, Registered Dental Assistant, Dental Assistants, and Dental Receptionist. Representative Examples of Work Assists with the policies, procedures, and protocols for use in the dental program, in consultation with Program Manager, using quality dental principles, practices, and procedures. Provide general dental care to the clinic population i.e.: endodontics, prosthetic, fixed and removable periodontal, oral surgery and restorative dental services, dental emergencies, and periodontal maintenance therapy. Assist with supervision, training and coordination of dental staff functions and duties. Maintaining clear channels of communication with all dental and clinic staff members. Complies with OSHA, and all State and Federal regulations. Maintains compliance with program Hazard Communication, Safety and Infection Control Programs. Keep current with new techniques relating to all aspects of dental field and related areas of the clinic. Assist with the development and completion of dental reports required maintaining program compliance with established standards and reporting requirements. Participate in the Quality Improvement Program. Actively attend general and dental staff meeting keeping the Dental Director apprise of current activities and situation within the Dental Department. Assume the duties of the Dental Director during the Director’s absence. Other duties as assigned Job Requirements Licensed to practice dentistry in the State of California by the Board of Dental Examiners. Certificate of completion from an accredited dental school. Current CPR and DEA Certificates Ability to work and communicate effectively with a wide variety of people and positions in field, local, State, Federal and private organizations within the health care profession. Valid unrestricted California driver’s license. Individual must be insurable by Rancheria’s automobile insurer. Required too prepare written and oral reports as necessary Basic computer skills are required. Must be fingerprinted and pass an extensive detailed background check. Shingle Springs Rancheria recognizes a “zero tolerance” drug and alcohol policy and employees will be required to sign a form “Applicant’s Consent to Screening for Alcohol and Other Drugs or Substances”. General Recruiting Indicators Two years previous experience in private practice or clinical practice. The position requires an awareness and keen application of Indian traditions, customs, and socioeconomic needs and the ability at all times to meet and deal effectively in contacts with Indian health organizations which requires tact, courtesy, discretion, resourcefulness, and good judgement in handling functions in a sensitive manner. Indian Preference: Preference in hiring is given to: (1) Qualified Shingle Springs Rancheria members; and (2) qualified American Indians in accordance with the Title 25, U.S. Code, Section 472 and 473. Applicants claiming Indian preference must submit verification of Indian eligibility. Employment Type: Temp/Seasonal Years Experience: 1 - 3 years

Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians


Placerville, CA
95667 USA