Dental Assistant, FCI Talladega

Location: Talladega, AL, United States
Date Posted: 08-01-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
We are seeking an experienced Dental Assistant for an available contract opportunity to provide services on-site for the inmate population incarcerated at the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Talladega located in Talladega, Alabama.

Available Position: Dental Assistant

Place of Performance: Services will be performed in the Health Services Department of the FCI, 565 East Renfroe Rd, Talladega, AL, 35160.

Work Schedule:  These services will normally consist of eight (8) hours per day, Monday through Friday (except Federal holidays). Work hours will be at a time mutually agreed upon between the contractor and the Health Services Administrator (HSA) or their designees. The facility is expected to require an average of 40 hours per week.

Period of Performance: 60 months

Scope of Work:
Assists Dental Officer in dental specialty sections: restorative, oral surgery, periodontics, prosthetics, and examinations.
Have the ability to perform chair side assistance to the dentist during routine and surgical procedures.
Have a working knowledge of the sterilization process.
Perform Quality Assurance Protocol/weekly maintenance of equipment.
Have the ability to operate a Panorex x-ray machine and perform chair side x-rays.
Knowledge of how to properly obtain surgical consent following Joint Commission patient safety goals.
Maintain accountability of all dental instruments to include needles and syringes.
Perform minor clerical duties such as filing, scanning, typing, entering data and generating reports into the institutions computer system, institutional memorandums, answering phones, scheduling patients, maintaining stock records and exposure log books, contacting vendors for pricing information along with preparing the appropriate ordering forms for supplies, and other general duties recognized as routine in a clinic.
Position Requirements/Qualifications:
The Dental Assistant shall possess specialty training from a licensed dentist and/or certification from an accredited Dental Assistant school.
Training must include dental radiology and radiology safety.
The Dental Assistant shall be certified in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in accordance with the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association.
The Dental Assistant shall have a minimum of two (2) years of experience providing Dental Assistant services.
Bilingual oral communication skills and experience in a clinical correctional setting are desirable.
Candidate’s must provide documents supporting their qualifications (resume, photocopies of certificates and etc.)
Attire: The contractor is expected to wear professional clothing while on duty. The attire worn shall also be appropriate for the correctional environment in which the contract employee will be performing.


Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
Inquiries about this position must be sent by email.
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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