Job Description

Dentist

Requisition IDreq4351
Working TitleOn-Call Dentist
Position Grade18
Position Summary The Department of Dental Medicine at the University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine in Albuquerque is looking for an on-call Dentist to provide and oversee direct dental diagnosis, treatment, procedures, and care in a public health setting. The position requires a general dentist with a demonstrated strong clinical background in public health dentistry. The ideal candidate should be comfortable providing general dentistry for adults, children, and special needs patients. The dentist should have current relative experience with general dentistry including comfort with routine and uncomplicated surgical extractions. Prior hospital dentistry is a preference as some call will be required and after orientation may be assigned duties in an operating room setting. The program is a stand-alone dental program in an academic Health Science Center.

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Conditions of Employment
  • CPR Certified.
  • Pre-employment background investigation may be required.
  • Specialty licensure/certification may be required, as specified by the department.
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.
  • Subject to credentialing process; must maintain credentialed status.
Minimum Qualifications

Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery or Dental Medicine; at least 1 year of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities; or enrollment in a Dental Residency Program.Certification/LicensureCurrent Licensure from New Mexico Board of Dental Health Care.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
Additional Requirements
CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentDepartment of Dental Medicine (525A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeOn-Call
Term End Date
StatusNon-Exempt
Pay$47.25 - $70.87 (hourly)
Benefits Eligible
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date3/20/2018
Application InstructionsA cover letter and CV


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