CLASS CODE: 5644
PAY GRADE: 016
CLASS TITLE: DENTAL TECHNICIAN
This is work fabricating dental prosthetic devices.
EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
(Note: The examples of work as listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. Examples of work performed are not to be used for allocation purposes.)
Discusses care with dentist periodically during fabrication to ensure quality of oral prostheses.
Performs laboratory procedures involved in the fabrication of oral prostheses as prescribed by a dentist.
Maintains an inventory of laboratory supplies.
Organizes a schedule for completion of laboratory work.
Fabricates research specimens with precise dimensional control and reproducibility.
Performs related work as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities (KSA's) identified in this class specification represent those needed to perform the duties of this class. Additional knowledge, skills and abilities may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
Knowledge of dental terminology.
Skill in fabricating dental prostheses.
Skill in the use and operation of a variety of dental laboratory equipment and instruments.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.