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Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
PO Box 549
Siletz, OR 97380
Fax: (541) 444-8375

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NOTE: All applications must be mailed, faxed, or dropped off. Emailed applications are not be accepted at this time.

Completed applications must be received by 4:30pm on the closing date.

Incomplete applications, copied application, late applications or resumes will be returned.

CTSI requires a Tribal Application be completed, Resumes are not accepted.

Applications are kept on file for six months. You must submit a new application for each position you want to apply for.

Dental Assistant I or II

CTSI JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Opening Date: October 6, 2017
Closing Date: October 20, 2017
Job Title: Dental Assistant I or II
Salary/Wage: $18.15/hr - $20.05/hr, DOE
Tribal Level 17 - 18
Location: Siletz, OR
Classification: Full Time, Non-Exempt
Job Posting Number: 201752

Introduction:
The purpose of this position is to assist the dental professionals with the daily operation of the Tribal dental clinic in accordance with the Tribe's holistic health and wellness objectives for patients and families. Ensures that the provision of health care services takes place in a professional environment and is accomplished efficiently.

Requirements:
Dental Assistant I-High School diploma or GED and Certified Dental Assistant certificate or Expanded Function Dental Assistant Restorative Function Certification and Oregon state certificate of radiological proficiency and one year of dental assisting work experience. Knowledge of: Knowledge of all instruments normally used in routine dental procedures for restorative, prosthodontic, oral surgical, endodontic and periodontal treatment. Efficiency at chair side techniques in all of above fields. Knowledge of dental anatomy and the ability to properly expose and manipulate digital intra-oral and panoramic radiographs utilizing the software and equipment correctly. Ability to: Ability to explain post-operative instructions, preventive techniques and home care instructions to patients or their families. Ability to develop and maintain positive working relations with patients, their families, health staff, tribal staff, as well as professional groups. Other: Current healthcare provider CPR certificate or ability to obtain within 30-days of hire. Must maintain all certifications specific to the job category during the entire course of hire.
Dental Assistant II-High school diploma or GED and Oregon state certificate of radiological proficiency. Incumbent must obtain Oregon Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) Certification (with or without a Restorative Functions Certificate) within six months from the date of hire. Position transitions to Dental Assistant I upon achievement of EFDA certification and completion of one year dental assistant experience. Knowledge of: Dental anatomy and the ability to properly expose and manipulate digital intra-oral and panoramic radiographs utilizing the software and equipment correctly. All instruments normally used in routine dental procedures for restorative, prosthodontic, oral surgery, endodontic, preventive and periodontal treatment. Experience in: Dental assisting work, preferred. Ability to: Explain post-operative instructions, preventive techniques and home-care instructions to patients or their families. Develop and maintain positive working relations with patients, their families, health staff, tribal staff, as well as professional groups. Other: Current healthcare provider CPR or ability to obtain within 30-days of hire. Must maintain all certifications specific to the job category during the entire course of hire

Duties:
Dental Assistant I- Perform chair side-assisting duties, which encompass all routine dental procedures in general dentistry. Properly record/scan all treatment rendered, planned, findings, and correspondence with patients in the current electronic dental record (Dentrix & Romexis) and accurately retrieves and files paper dental charts. Complete dental laboratory work orders in compliance with dentist's & outside laboratories instructions to include sending them out and checking them in. Perform routine dental laboratory procedures, including pouring and trimming models, constructing custom trays, fabricating-base plates and bite rims. Clean, sharpen, package, and sterilize all dental instruments according to current infection control guidelines and properly store them. Prepare patient and operatory for proper dental procedure including setting up with proper instruments. Expose & manipulate digital intra-oral and panoramic radiographs utilizing the software and equipment correctly. Provide functions allowed under Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification: prepare and mix various dental materials, fabricate and cement temporary crowns, place sealants, place and remove rubber dams, provide routine prophylaxis and topical fluoride treatment as assigned by dentist, apply temporary soft relines to full dentures, and any other items under this certificate approved by the Oregon Board of Dentistry now and in the future. Order and maintain dental supplies and equipment. Explain procedure risks, obtain proper consent, and recite post treatment instructions to patients. Motivate and instruct patients in proper preventive techniques. Maintain a clean, stocked, and orderly dental area. Coordinate with the Clinic Receptionist scheduling patient visits. Coordinate with Patient Accounts to ensure dental lab fee agreements are current. Assists clinic professionals with various wellness and community activities like screenings, sealant clinics, etc. Performs other duties as assigned by dentist and/or Oregon Board of Dentistry.
Dental Assistant II-Perform chair side-assisting duties, which encompass all routine dental procedures in general dentistry. Properly record/scan all treatment rendered, planned, findings, and correspondence with patients in the current electronic dental record (Dentrix & Romexis) and accurately retrieves and files paper dental charts. Complete dental laboratory work orders in compliance with dentist's & outside laboratories instructions to include sending them out and checking them in. Perform routine dental laboratory procedures, including pouring and trimming models, constructing custom trays, fabricating-base plates and bite rims. Prepare patient and operatory for proper dental procedures including setting up with proper instruments. Expose & manipulate digital intra-oral and panoramic radiographs utilizing the software and equipment correctly. Provide functions allowed under EFDA certification (when certified): Prepare and mix various dental materials, fabricate and cement temporary crowns, place sealants, place and remove rubber dams, provide routine prophylaxis and topical fluoride treatment as assigned by dentist, apply temporary soft relines to full dentures, and any other items under this certificate approved by the Oregon Board of Dentistry now and in the future. Explain procedure risks, obtain proper consent, and recite post treatment instructions to patients. Motivate and instruct patients in proper preventive techniques. Assists clinic professionals with various wellness and community activities such as screenings, sealant clinics, etc. Clean, sharpen, package, and sterilize all dental instruments according to current infection control guidelines and properly store them. Maintain a clean, stocked and orderly dental area. Order and maintain dental supplies and equipment. Coordinate patient scheduling with support staff. Coordinate with Patient Accounts to ensure dental lab fee agreements are current. Performs other duties as assigned by dentist and/or Oregon Board of Dentistry.

All new employees will serve a six-month probationary period to enable the General Manger to determine their suitability as a tribal employee. After the six-month probation the employee will be evaluated of his/her performance and at that time it will be decided if the employee is entitled to a regular employee status.

HOW TO APPLY:
All applicants must submit a Tribal "Application for Employment Form".
http://www.ctsi.nsn.us/uploads/downloads/Employment/Application_CTSI_2007-1.pdf
Applications must be received by the closing date of this announcement to receive consideration.

TO RECEIVE CREDIT FOR TRAINING OR EDUCATION, DOCUMENTATION MUST BE PROVIDED.

If applying for more than one position, separate applications will be required for each position.
The high school diploma/GED requirement will be waived for Tribal Elders

SEND APPLICATIONS TO: Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
Attn: Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 549
Siletz, OR 97380

Fax number 541-444-8375 or 1-800-922-1399 ext. 1375
Human Resources 1-800-922-1399 ext. 1274
Website www.ctsi.nsn.us
Email hrdepartment@ctsi.nsn.us

Conditions of Employment:

The selectee will be required to submit to a urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use before employment.

May need to provide DMV Driver Record and proof of Automobile insurance.

The Tribe's Indian Preference Policy will apply. Tribal government will not discriminate in selection because of race, creed, age, sex, color, national origin, physical handicap, marital status, politics, membership, and non-membership in an employee organization.