Dental Assistant Job

Vacancy No. IHS-19-OK-10439402-DE Department Indian Health Service
Salary $24,367.00 to $38,798.00 Grade 2 to 4
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 3/11/2019 Close Date 12/31/2019
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Locations:
LAWRENCE, KSANADARKO, OKCLAREMORE, OKCLINTON, OK
LAWTON, OKPAWNEE, OKWATONGA, OKWEWOKA, OK


Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 03/11/2019 to 12/31/2019

  • Service

    Competitive

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 2 - 4

  • Salary

    $24,367 to $38,798 per year

  • Appointment type

    Multiple Appointment Types

  • Work schedule

    Multiple Schedules

This job is open to

Clarification from the agency

The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Announcement number

IHS-19-OK-10439402-DE

Control number

527015000

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    Summary

    This Open Continuous Announcement (OCA) for Dental Assistants allows acceptance of applications throughout the year with eligible applicants being placed on the OCA register and referred for consideration when vacancies occur. Your application will expire after 3 months. Thereafter, you must reapply in order to be considered.
    For Dental Program Information: Contact Dr. Bob Smith, Area Dental Officer at (405)951-3735, or email bob.smith@ihs.gov

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    Responsibilities

    • Receive and prepare patients for dental treatments.
    • Prepare materials and equipment for use by the Dentist.
    • Maintain records related to appointments, examinations, treatment, and supplies.
    • Perform chairside assistance and placement of sealants and varnish.
    • Perform radiological procedures (GS-3 and above).

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    4

  • Job family (Series)

    0681 Dental Assistant

  • Requirements
  • Required Documents
  • Benefits
  • How to Apply
  • Fair & Transparent

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