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Job Details

RDT (Registered Dental Technician)

Posted on Nov 05, 2020 by Universal Dental Laboratories Ltd.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 05, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Universal Dental Laboratories Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Area of Specialization

  • Partial dentures
  • Full dentures

Work Setting

Commercial dental laboratory

Technical Expertise (dental)

  • Waxing-up
  • Polishing
  • Plastering
  • Packing

Laboratory Assistants Specific Skills

  • Prepare wax bite-blocks and impression trays
  • Prepare plaster models and moulds
  • Polish and buff dentures
  • Mould wax over dentures set-up
  • Pack plastic material in moulds to form full or partial dentures

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 05, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The RDT (Registered Dental Technician) is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Dental Technologists and Technicians
METHODICAL

Interest in analyzing prescriptions to make and repair dentures and other dental devices; may perform supervisory and administrative functions for dental laboratories

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to shape various substances into plates, clasps, bands, inlays, onlays, implants and bridgework; may train other dental technicians and dental laboratory bench workers

INNOVATIVE

Interest in designing, fabricating and fitting dentures and dental devices; may consult with dentists or other specialists on problematic dental cases

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Dental Laboratory Bench Workers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to finish metal framework of dentures and polish and buff dentures to obtain natural finish

METHODICAL

Interest in copying specifications to cast gold and metal alloys for bridges and denture bases, and to pack plastic material in moulds to form full or partial dentures

innovative

Interest in assisting technical personnel with preparation and fabrication of dentures, orthodontic bands from gold, silver, stainless steel and other metals, and other dental devices

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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