The GEO Group Dental Technician Part Time in Folkston, Georgia

 This position is 8 hours per week


Under the direct supervision of a Dentist, provides assistance during examination and oral surgery treatment of detainees/inmates.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Sterilizes instruments in the dental office.  Lays out needed tools and instruments for scheduled procedures.
  • Provides chair-side assistance by keeping operating field clear, passing instruments, and suctioning.
  • Mixes restorative materials as required.
  • Assists in taking intra-oral and extra-oral x-rays as requested.
  • Develops and mounts x-ray films.
  • Maintains cleanliness and sanitation of dental clinic according to OSHA standards.
  • Performs dental screenings and schedules appointments as necessary.
  • Maintains dental charts and records dental findings.
  • Schedules patients for dental appointments.
  • Prepares patient's schedule for escort officer.
  • Maintains compliance with company policies for accreditation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned