Dental Lab Technician

  • Inter Pro Dental Laboratories
  • Edmonton, AB, Canada
  • May 11, 2021
Full time Ceramics Denturist / CDT Removables / Prosthetics Gold/Metal

Job Description

Area of Specialization

  • Partial dentures
  • Gold dies and goldwork
  • Full dentures
  • Crowns and bridges
  • Ceramic or porcelain application

Work Setting

  • Laboratory

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Tight deadlines

Technical Expertise (dental)

  • Waxing-up
  • Polishing
  • Packing
  • Casting

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player

Dental Technologists and Technicians Specific Skills

  • Design, fabricate or repair dental devices

Laboratory Assistants Specific Skills

  • Prepare wax bite-blocks and impression trays
  • Prepare plaster models and moulds
  • Polish and buff dentures
  • Finish metal framework of dentures
  • Cast gold or metal alloys for bridges and denture bases
  • Mould wax over dentures set-up
  • Pack plastic material in moulds to form full or partial dentures