Dentist Job

Vacancy No. IHS-19-OK-10425371-DE Department Indian Health Service
Salary $103,395.00 to $225,000.00 Grade 11 to 12
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 2/20/2019 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 02/20/2019 to 12/31/2019

  • Service

    Competitive

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 11 - 12

  • Salary

    $103,395 to $225,000 per year

    Salary is based upon market pay and is negotiable contingent upon multiple factors such as specialty, experience as a dentist, supervisory role, etc.

  • Appointment type

    Multiple Appointment Types

  • Work schedule

    Multiple Schedules

Locations

Relocation expenses reimbursed

Yes Relocation expenses may be authorized and paid upon approval. You will be required to sign a one year service agreement. Failure to fulfill the one year service agreement may result in repayment of relocation expenses.

Telework eligible

No

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-10425371-DE

Control number

525021800

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  • Duties

    Duties

    Summary

    The Dentist positions are located at one of the Indian hospitals, clinics, or health centers in the Oklahoma City Area. The purpose of this position is to provide basic and advanced dental health services to the designated population in accordance with Indian Health Service policies. The incumbent will be supervised by the Service Unit Dental Chief.
    For Program Information: Contact Dr. Bob Smith, Area Dental Officer at (405)951-3735, or email bob.smith@ihs.gov

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    Responsibilities

    • Independently examine, diagnose, and treat commonly encountered dental diseases or dental health problems.
    • Diagnose malocclusions, and pathological or irregular conditions and ensure proper referral of patients for evaluation or specialty care.
    • Provide all appropriate dental disease prevention measures for each patient treated.
    • Communicate effectively with patients and families with multiple dental and health problems and of different backgrounds.
    • Ensure appropriate medical records are maintained and updated in a timely manner.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    0680 Dental Officer

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