Registered Dental Assistant (PRN)

<strong>At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service, professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.</strong>

YOUNGSTOWN, OH

CoreCivic

<p><strong>CoreCivic is a diversified, government-solutions company with the scale and experience needed to solve tough government challenges in cost-effective ways. We provide a broad range of solutions to government partners that serve the public good through high-quality corrections and detention management, innovative and cost-saving real estate solutions, and a growing network of residential reentry centers to help address America's recidivism crisis. We are a publicly-traded real estate investment trust (REIT), and the nation's largest owner of partnership correctional, detention and residential reentry facilities.</strong></p> <p><strong>CoreCivic has been a flexible and dependable partner for government for more than 30 years. Our employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.<br /><br /><br /><br /></strong><strong><a href="https://jobs.corecivic.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">View More Jobs</a><br /></strong></p> https://www.corecivic.com/

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Full Time

Overview: JOIN OUR AMAZING TEAM AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE!GREAT PAY &amp; BENEFITS!!At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service, professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good. CoreCivic is currently seeking Dental Assistants (PRN) who have a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional setting. <br /><br />More about CoreCivic!<br /><br />Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee with over 70 facilities nationwide, CoreCivic is the leader in partnership corrections with a growing presence in: <ul> <li>CoreCivic Safety, we operate safe, secure facilities that provide high quality services and effective reentry programs that enhance public safety.</li> <li>CoreCivic Properties, we offer innovative and flexible real estate solutions that provide value to government and the people they serve.</li> <li>CoreCivic Community, we deliver proven and innovative practices in settings that help people obtain employment, successful reintegrate into society and keep communities safe.</li> </ul> With opportunities in correctional security, education, and healthcare, CoreCivic has a position that's perfect for you. Each CoreCivic facility is like a small town. Our correctional facilities feature kitchens, dining halls, places of worship, classrooms, vocational training centers, health care clinics, recreational areas, housing units, administrative offices and more. Working together, we provide hundreds of services and perform countless tasks every day. Teamwork is a way of life for CoreCivic employees and how we are able to provide the industry's highest quality safety and security around the clock.
Responsibilities: The Dental Assistant (PRN) is responsible for professional dental assistance during treatment of inmates/residents. The employee position spends a minimum of 75% of his/her time performing duties which involve contact with inmates/residents in a correctional institution.The incumbent should be able to perform all of the following functions at a pace and level of performance consistent with the job performance requirements <ul> <li>Assistant dentist with the treatment of inmates/residents by setting up all instruments for each patient and treatment to be rendered and preparing impressions and filling materials.</li> <li>After each treatment, sterilize the dental unit and instruments used and replace instruments prior to the next patient treatment.</li> <li>Control medication, syringes and other dental supplies or equipment; inventory as required by established procedures</li> <li>Keep equipment and work area clean; utilize appropriate sanitation methods.</li> <li>Review dental services provided to prevent the inappropriate use or duplication of services.</li> <li>Review status of inmates/residents for completion of all necessary intervention and treatments and services.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul><li>High school diploma, GED certification or equivalent or greater. </li><li>Certificate or evidence of completion of a dental assistant training program preferred, unless required by contract or applicable statute - Certification required by State.</li><li>A valid driver's license is required. </li><li>Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 21 years of age.</li></ul>