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Contra Costa Health
Contra Costa County, California
$15,164.76- $17,232.68 Monthly
Closing date
Apr 10, 2024

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General Dentist
Contract Type
Job Type


Public Health

Salary: $15,164.76- $17,232.68 Monthly


Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) is hiring a dentist to work in Public Health Clinic Services (PHCS) within the CCHS Public Health Department. We are looking for an experienced dentist to join our team of professionals. This is the perfect job for someone who is kind, works hard, and is a team player. We are committed to providing quality dental care to underserved and homeless patients in a comforting and positive environment. You'll work alongside a group of passionate and experienced dental professionals committed to providing top-notch care and exceptional customer service to our patients in Contra Costa County.


This role will work the following hours: Tuesday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.



  • Possession of a valid license as a Registered DDS or DMD issued by the State of California Board of Dental Examiners.
  • Possession of a current Basic Life Support (BLS) issued by the American Heart Association or Cardio- Pulmonary (CPR) issued by the American Red Cross throughout employment.
  • Two years of full-time or its equivalent experience performing the duties of a dentist in a hospital or clinic setting.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license.


The primary responsibilities, typical tasks, knowledge, skills and abilities of the Lead Dentist in this position include, but are not limited to the following:




Knowledge of:

  • The principles and methods of sterilization of dental equipment, instruments and supplies Digital x-ray techniques Diagnose, provide and maintain the highest standard of patient care Dental office procedures and dental record keeping Dental hygiene Electronic Health Records, Computer-based programs, and office equipment Comfortable with fixed and portable units and working in small spaces

Ability to:

    • Diagnose, provide and maintain the highest standard of patient care
    • Educate patients on their treatment plan options and maintaining their oral health
    • Partner with and lead the team in fostering a collaborative environment
    • Patient-Driven Focus: Showcase your commitment to providing top-notch patient care


For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter to Evaline Mbugua at


Equal Opportunity Employer



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