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    Why work for the Federal Bureau of Prisons?

    You can have a meaningful career with an agency that truly values a diverse workforce. In our agency, you'll find a diverse workforce employed from entry level jobs to senior management positions. We protect public safety by ensuring that federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, cost efficient, appropriately secure, and provides reentry programing to ensure their successful return to the community. Our employees at federal correctional facilities are "correctional workers first" and perform correctional work regardless of their specific occupation.

    Our long-standing culture of being a close-knit family sets us apart from other agencies - at the BOP you don't just get to know your co-workers, you make life long friends.

    We have many facilities located throughout the nation: 121 institutions, 6 regional offices, a headquarters, 2 staff training academies, and 26 residential reentry management offices.

    Additional recruitment incentives for hard to fill medical positions may be available at other BOP locations.

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    Responsibilities

    Dental practitioner is responsible for diagnosis and treatment of difficult dental problems in a correctional environment. Assists in the coordination of the dental program, providing input regarding proposed modifications to operating procedures.

    Assists in establishing and maintaining quality control measures to ensure final product conforms to standards set forth by the American Dental Association, National Board for Certification of Dental Technicians and the Dental Service of the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

    Assists in the direction and coordination of production of finished prosthetic appliances in accordance with the requirements submitted.

    Along with all other correctional institution employees, incumbent is charged with responsibility for maintaining security of the institution. The staff correctional responsibilities precede all others required by this position and are performed on a regular and recurring basis.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel maybe required for training and/or work related issues.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    THIS IS A DELEGATED EXAMINING ANNOUNCEMENT OPEN TO ALL U.S.CITIZENS

    A 17% recruitment incentive will be paid to selectee(s) at USP Atwater, FCI Herlong and FCI Mendota who meet the criteria for recruitment bonuses.

    A 15% recruitment incentive will be paid to selectee(s) at FCI Dublin and FCC Victorville who meet the criteria for recruitment bonuses.

    Upon completion of recruitment service agreement, retention incentives may be initiated.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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    0680 Dental Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/432397000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.