National Dentex Dental-Lab Technician Trainee (CAD/CAM Model Build) in Fenton, Missouri
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 30+ 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 Keller in Fenton, MO for a Full-Time Dental Laboratory Technician Trainee (Removable Finish). Previous experience is not necessary; we offer paid, hands-on training!
The regular hours for this position are from 8:00am to 4:00pm, 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; and tuition reimbursement!
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions of the Position:
Read prescriptions and specifications received from dentist on each case.
Nest/Mill dental frameworks/restorations that provide the patient with the proper function and aesthetics.
Ensure consistent, accurate results are obtained by following all steps.
Verify the Design is correct and materials have been entered in correctly.
Adjust settings accordingly to product types.
Nest all products that are to be milled or 3D printed.
Keep cases organized so that everyone on the milling projects can work as a team.
Perform other duties as required and assigned.
Utilize “lost wax technique” for pressing of ceramics and casting of alloys.
Skills and Abilities Required:
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
Must have computer skills
Display good hand-eye coordination skills
Display ability to troubleshoot and problem solve
Attention to detail and excellent perception skills
Time management skills required for production environment
Display multi-tasking skills
Minimum Education and Experience Required:
- High school diploma or GED equivalent
Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used:
Wax Pot/Electric waxer
Burn out oven
Able to sit or stand for long periods of time
Exhibit fine motor skills and/or perform repetitive movements
Push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 50 pounds
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
- High School or Equivalent or better