001236

JOB TITLE: Dental Equipment Technician, Senior
CLASS CODE: 001236  

JOB SUMMARY

Install, maintain, and repair clinic and laboratory dental equipment and maintain an adequate parts inventory.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES

Clean, repair and replace various makes and models of dental equipment such as: sterilizers, microscopes, x-ray units, chairs, dental units, dental lights, some cleaners, gas and vacuum lines, and valves.

Install equipment.

Schedule and perform preventative maintenance on a timely basis.

Complete and process purchase orders and requisitions.

Monitor radiation levels on x-ray units.

Maintain inventories on parts in stock, equipment in storage, and incoming equipment.

Pack and return parts to manufacturer for repair or replacement.

Modify and manufacture parts if unable to obtain.
Train and instruct others in methods and unit procedures.

Plan work for unit.

Perform other related duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING & SKILLS

Associate's degree. Certification in Dental Equipment Repair.

EXPERIENCE

Five years of experience. An equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience may be substituted for the requirements noted.

SUPERVISOR TITLE(S)

Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs

SUBORDINATE TITLE(S)

None