National Dentex Diagnostic Technician II in Hawthorne, California
Join West Coast Dental Labs - a leading healthcare organization specializing in the dental industry. We offer a full spectrum of specialized products, services, and technologies to address any dental restoration need. Our team is growing, and we are seeking to fill a number of key positions within our organization including this opportunity in Hawthorne, CA for a Full Time Diagnostic Technician II.
The regular hours for this position are 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday. These hours will be subject to change as business needs dictates; weekends may be scheduled occasionally on an as needed basis.
Salary is negotiable and will be determined by skills, knowledge, abilities, and experience.
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions of the Position:
Provide technical assistance to our customers.
Counsel and advise Dentists on a variety of products, including treatment plans and designs.
Provide accurate product, turnaround time, case design recommendations and case evaluations to Dentist.
Communicate effectively with internal teams to ensure case resolutions.
Occasional, hands-on details to restorations for corrections and modifications as needed.
Outbound, inbound telephone communications, or email communications, either implied by a customer or requested in writing that pertain to a case, estimate, pre-op evaluation or consultation.
Partner with sales and marketing efforts in promotion and distribution of company policies, procedure and products.
Responsible for continuous education on new dental products and fabrication technics
Responsible for documenting all customer interaction using company provided software
Skills and Abilities Required:
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong computer skills – MS Office Excel, Word, Outlook
Detail-oriented – ability to manage multiple projects/assignments at one time
Dependable, Team Player,
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple tasks
Minimum Education and Experience Required:
Minimum of 5 years+ practical experience in all areas of Crown & Bridge, Removable and Implants restorations.
Knowledge of digital production such as CAD/CAM & IOS is preferred.
Must possess great customer service skills to interact with Dentist.
Intermediate computer skills are required.
Good communication skills include your ability to relate, persuade, lead, negotiate and express yourself when speaking and writing.
CDT a plus but not necessary.
High School Diploma/GED
A minimum of 4 years of successful customer service work experience within a call center or related heavy customer contact experience
PC literacy required; MS Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Clear communication skills
Knowledge of the Product
Ability to use positive language
Time management skills
Ability to ‘read’ customers
A calming presence
Ability to handle surprises
Willingness to learn
Ability to Admit You Don’t Have the Answer
Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used:
All Office Equipment
Potential Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens
May have long periods of sitting at desk and intermittently answer the telephone.
Regular need to write or use a keyboard to communicate through written means.
Some lifting between 0 to 10 lbs. may be required.
Travel may be required up to 5 % of the time
Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work
Job Security: Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safe
Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization
- High School or Equivalent or better
Licenses & Certifications
- Certified Dental Tech
4 years: Customer service work experience in call center setting
5 years: Crown & Bridge, Removable and Implants restorations.