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15598 State Highway 8
Duties Description POSITION DESCRIPTION:
This Dental Hygienist will assist a dentist in their practice by performing preventive and therapeutic treatment procedures and by instructing individuals and Direct Support Staff/families in oral self-care techniques.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs dental services under the supervision of a dentist. Removes calcareous deposits, accretions and stains from teeth. Applies topical agents to teeth for complete dental prophylaxis. Removes cement and sutures. Performs topical medication, fluoride and anesthetic applications. Polishes teeth. Charts dental caries. Places and removes temporary restorations. Performs other duties as assigned.
Additional Comments • For CSEA positions: Local Bidding Agreements will be honored.
• All OPWDD employees must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility.
• OPWDD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
• Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that he or she needs a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Central Office at (518) 402-7644 or Email at Affirmative.Action@opwdd.ny.gov to obtain information and RA forms.
• OPWDD participates in Federal Loan Forgiveness Programs. For more information go to: www.studentaid.ed.gov/publicservice.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Submit Response to Posting form, cover letter, and résumé by August 14, 2018 to:
Broome DDSOO Human Resources Office
249 Glenwood Road
Binghamton, NY 13905
Please reference EOA #180814F in all correspondence.