The Clinic Dentist is responsible to treat clinic patients within the dental program under the Administrative Jurisdiction of the Karuk Tribe. The Clinic Dentist shall demonstrate the ability to appropriately diagnose and treat program patients of all ages to achieve the best results possible, within an estimated treatment time, with maximum concern for patient comfort and deliver quality care. Then appropriately document: findings, diagnosis, patient’s medication conditions, allergies, patient’s general oral health and treatment rendered. Shall help with the development and coordination of all dental policies and procedures. Shall be responsible in monitoring assigned dental continuous quality improvement activities, and shall serve as a member of the Accreditation Continuous Quality Improvement Committee (ACQI). Shall offer professional advice to the dental director as appropriate. Shall be required to attend Council Health Board meetings and provide reports as requested. Shall provide primary dental care, dental supervision, coordinate training activities and institute preventative dental care programs.
Job descriptions and applications are available online at: www.karuk.us/jobs or
Human Resources Manager, Karuk Tribe, PO Box 1016, Happy Camp, CA 96039.
Telephone 530.493.1600, ext: 2010
Fax: 530.493.1611, or 530.493.5322
The Karuk Tribe’s (TERO) Preference, Drug & Alcohol Policy apply. If selected, applicants must successfully pass a drug screening test and be willing to submit to a criminal background check.
Applicant’s must submit an employment application to the Karuk Tribe, Human Resource Manager by the deadline listed