**THIS IS A REPOST. PREVIOUS APPLICANTS WILL BE CONSIDERED AND DO NOT NEED TO RE-APPLY.**
THIS POSITION PROVIDES GENERAL DENTAL CARE AND ORAL HYGIENE EDUCATION TO 1756 INMATE POPULATION. THE DENTIST WILL SUPERVISE THE AUXILIARY DENTAL STAFF, MONITOR THE INFECTION CONTROL PROGRAM, AND MANAGE THE OPERATIONS OF THE DENTAL CLINIC. THE HOURS OF OPERATION CAN BE FLEXIBLE AND THERE ARE NO ON CALL REQUIREMENTS.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies:
MUST HAVE THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE OF THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF GENERAL, PREVENTIVE AND APPLICABLE SPECIALTY DENTISTRY AND THE TECHNIQUES INVOLVED. APPLICANT MUST HAVE THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE OF STATE REGULATIONS, ORGANIZATIONAL POLICIES, DENTAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS AS WELL AS CONSIDERABLE KNOWLEDGE OF DENTAL ETHICS. INDIVIDUAL MUST HAVE THE ABILITY TO SUPERVISE AND COORDINATE THE WORK OF THE DENTAL UNIT. SKILLS IN TREATING AND DIAGNOSIS OF DENTAL DISEASE AND INJURIES ARE ALSO REQUIRED THIS INDIVIDUAL MUST HAVE THE ABILITY TO COOPERATE AND WORK CONSTRUCTIVELY WITH A WIDE RANGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, AS WELL AS NON-HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, ADMINISTRATIVE AND MANAGEMENT SKILLS ARE NECESSARY.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Licensed to practice dentistry in the State of North Carolina and one year experience in the general practice of dentistry.
Supplemental and Contact Information:
How to Apply
The N.C. Department of Public Safety (DPS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
and encourages qualified men and women to apply. DPS uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions subject to the State Personnel Act
with the most qualified individuals. Hiring salary will be based on relevant qualifications, internal equity and budgetary considerations pertinent to the
- Online applications are only accepted through
- To receive credit for all of your work history and credentials, you must
list the information on the State of North Carolina application. Any information omitted cannot be considered for qualifying credit.
Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the state application.
- Applicants seeking Veteran’s Preference must attach a DD form 214,
Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, along with your application.
- During the online application process if additional documentation is
required, attach the documentation at the bottom of Step 4 in the
- Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
For more information regarding this vacancy announcement, please contact Geraldyne Lewis at (910) 844-3078.
North Carolina Office of State Human Resources - 19 months ago