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Company: University of California, San Francisco
Position Title: Dental Ceramist
Department: School of Dentistry / Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences
Location: UCSF Parnassus
Position Type: Full Time
Work Days/Shift: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Requisition #: 52824BR
Hospital Laboratory Technicians perform, and may supervise the performance of, a wide variety of technical procedures in a hospital or other facility directly involved in patient-care activities.
The Laboratory Technician will provide laboratory support in fixed and implant prosthodontics for Postgraduate Prosthodontics Residency Program and UC Prosthodontic Group. Perform all aspects of fixed prosthodontics including implant prosthesis. Implant restorations including zirconia, metal ceramic, custom abutments and bars and substructures for fixed detachable restorations. Custom milling for fixed prosthodontics and use of precision attachments. Essential to maintain and ensure quality control of all procedures carried out in the laboratory.
The Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences (PRDS) is the largest department in the School of Dentistry. The Department is comprised of seven divisions including Behavioral Sciences and Community Dental Education; Biomaterials and Bioengineering; Clinical General Dentistry; Patient Care Simulation; Endodontics, Oral Epidemiology and Dental Public Health; and Prosthodontics.
SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY
MISSION: Advancing health through excellence in patient care, education and discovery.
VISION: To be the preeminent innovator in oral and craniofacial health worldwide.
VALUES: Through our values, we demonstrate LEADERSHIP in all that we do.
Leadership, Excellence, Accountability, Diversity, Engagement, Respect, Social responsibility, Honesty, Innovation, and Partnership.
The School is committed to providing outstanding, integrated patient-centered care, preparing the next generation of clinicians and scientists for a rapidly evolving health care system, leading the world in scientific discovery and its translation into improved patient care and public health, creating and maintaining a supportive work and learning environment that attracts the best faculty, staff, students and trainees who can meet the changing needs of the School, society and profession, and optimizing resources to support strategic objectives and maximize stakeholder value.
We provide comprehensive oral health care services with over 120,000 patient visits per year. We offer a four-year DDS program as well as a two-year program for international dentists that culminates in the DDS degree. We have numerous specialty residencies, PhD and Master’s degree programs in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, a combined DDS-PhD program, and a combined PhD-dental specialty training program. Other graduate programs include Craniofacial and Mesenchymal Biology and Bioengineering, and a DDS/MBA program. The School is one of the preeminent oral and craniofacial research enterprises in the world, ranking number one in National Institute of Health funding for 24 consecutive years.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.
• Graduation from college with a major in an applicable natural science plus four years of experience in the kind of work to be performed; or an equivalent combination of education and experience; and knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position
• Dental Laboratory Technician Certified
• Knowledge of, and skill in, dental materials and laboratory procedures in fixed prosthodontics, CAD, milling and implant prosthetics
• Skill in operation and maintenance of dental laboratory equipment
• Skill in reading dental literature
• Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with staff members and administrators
• Ability to work independently and adapt to the laboratory needs of the UC Prosthodontic Group and Postgraduate Prosthodontics
• Experience in the use of traditional analog techniques and current software for CAD design including, but not limited to, 3Shape, Procera and In Design
• Experience in custom shade selection
• Dental Laboratory Technician Certified
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