The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Justice. The opening is for a Dentist (Chief, Dental Officer) in San Diego, California Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Dentist (Chief, Dental Officer) – San Diego, California
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System, Department of Justice
Job ID: 506599Start Date: 09/08/2021End Date: 09/30/2021
To be considered for the position, you must meet the following qualification requirements. Basic Requirements: Education:
Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from a school approved by the American Dental Association (ADA), or the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) or an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained. AND Licensure: Applicants must have passed National Board of Dental Examinations (NBDE) which are developed and administered by the Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE) and possess a current, full, and unrestricted license to practice dentistry in a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States. NOTE: ALL applicants MUST electronically upload proof of current, active and unrestricted license to practice dentistry and proof of successful completion from the National Board of Dental Examinations (NBDE) at the time you apply. All qualified referred candidates will undergo a credentialing process prior to employment with the Bureau of Prisons. This process includes validation of medical examinations, education, internship and residency. Please electronically upload these documents along with your required supporting documentation at the time you apply. AND Experience: In addition to meeting the above basic requirement and licensure requirements, applicants must have experience, equivalent to at least the next lower grade level, performing professional dentistry work. Qualifying experience involves evaluation, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, injuries, and disorders of the oral cavity and maxillofacial area. Examples of dentistry experience may include the following: removal of decay;
straightening, extracting, and repairing teeth;
treating gum disease;
performing corrective surgery;
making measurements/models for dentures to replace missing teeth;
writing prescriptions; and
performing other requirements of the position. Some examples of qualifying experience are: Experience diagnosing and treating unusual dental problems.
Experience providing dental therapeutics for the management of infection, pain, neuromuscular disorders, and apprehension.
Experience conducting comprehensive emergency care and treatment planning.
Experience treating and managing facial trauma including fixation of closed jaw fractures and identifying and referring more complicated damage.
Experience developing plans, programs, procedures which promoted optimum productivity for a dental program. Medical Requirements:Applicants must be able to distinguish shades of color. If applicable, credit will be given for paid and unpaid experience. To receive proper credit, you must show the actual time (such as the number of hours worked per week) spent in activities. **Your eligibility for consideration will be based on your responses to the questions in the application.**
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