Dental Hygienist

The Job Holder
Fort Gordon, Augusta, GA, USA
Aug 24, 2019

Client Name

US Department of the Army






About the Position: This position is situated at Fort Gordon, Georgia. 

This position is being filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority for Shortage Category as well as Critical Need Health Care Occupations. 





Perform total and propelled oral prophylaxis on mobile and non-wandering patients utilizing the learning of dental and oral life structures, physiology and histology. 

Complete all arrangements for dental cleanliness treatment, following disease control and OSHA rules. 

Perform postoperative consideration and give oral cleanliness guidance. 

Complete fundamental dental assessments on new dental administration patients. 

Take, create and mount fundamental radiographs. 



Travel Required 

Not required 

Supervisory status 


Advancement Potential 


Employment family (Series) 

0682 Dental Hygiene 

Comparable employments 

Dental Hygienists 

Hygienists, Dental 

Hygienists, Oral 

Oral Hygienists 





States of Employment 


The arrangement might be liable to an appropriateness or wellness assurance, as dictated by a finished foundation examination. 

Male candidates brought into the world after December 31, 1959, must finish a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration. 

A multi-year preliminary/trial period might be required. 

A Personnel Security Investigation is required. 

Selectees will be required to sign an announcement (Condition of Employment) consenting to regular flu inoculations or must give a perceived exception. 

This position is a Testing Designated Position subject to candidate testing and arbitrary medication testing. Selectees will be required to sign DA Form 5019 requiring investment in arbitrary medication urinalysis testing. 

Must almost certainly acquire and keep up current Basic Life Support (BLS) affirmation through American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross. Propelled accreditation (e.g., ALS) does not override BLS. 

Inoculation screening is required. Hepatitis B inoculation is required for all situations with direct patient contact. Candidates might be required to show evidence of different inoculations relying upon the kind of position. 

A pre-position restorative assessment is required. 





Who May Apply: US Citizens 

So as to qualify, you should meet the instruction and additionally experience necessities depicted beneath. Experience alludes to paid and unpaid experience, including humanitarian effort done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and different associations (e.g., proficient; generous; religious; otherworldly; network; understudy; social). You will get kudos for all passing background, including volunteer understanding. Your resume should plainly portray your important experience; if qualifying dependent on instruction, your transcripts will be required as a feature of your application. Extra data about transcripts is in this record. 

Licensure: Must be right now authorized to rehearse as a dental hygienist in a State or region of the United States or the District of Columbia. 

Radiology Certification: Public Law 97-35 necessitates that people who oversee radiologic techniques fulfill the credentialing guidelines in 42 CFR Part 75. Basically, they should (1) have effectively finished an instructive program that fulfills or surpasses the guidelines portrayed in that guideline, and is certified by an association perceived by the Department of Education, and (2) be confirmed as radiographers in their field. The accompanying meet these necessities: 

(1) Persons utilized by the Federal Government as radiologic workforce before the compelling date of the guideline (January 13, 1986) who show proof of current or completely acceptable execution or affirmation of such from an authorized specialist, for example, a specialist of medication, osteopathy, dentistry, podiatry, or chiropractic who endorses radiologic strategies to other people. 

(2) Persons previously utilized by the Federal Government as radiologic workforce after the viable date of the guideline who (a) got preparing from organizations in a State or outside ward that did not authorize preparing in that specific field at the season of graduation, or (b) rehearsed in a State or remote locale that did not permit that specific field or did not enable unique qualification to take a licensure assessment for the individuals who did not move on from a certify instructive program, gave that such people show proof of preparing, knowledge, and fitness as controlled by OPM or the utilizing office 


Experience required: To qualify dependent on your experience, your resume must depict in any event one year of experience which sets you up to take every necessary step in this activity. Particular experience is characterized as performing propelled prophylactic dental strategies on patients; finishing oral assessments on patients; and performing or deciphering routine x-beams to recognize tooth structures, analytics or variations from the norm, for example, depressions and profound periodontal pockets. This meaning of particular experience is commonplace of work performed at the following lower grade/level position in the government administration (GS-06). 

Some government employments enable you to substitute your training for the required involvement so as to qualify. 

For this activity, you should meet the capability prerequisite utilizing knowledge alone-no substitution of instruction for experience is allowed. 





This activity does not have a training capability necessity. 



Extra data 


You will be required to give evidence of U.S. Citizenship. 



Direct Deposit of Pay is required. 


The choice is liable to limitations coming about because of the Department of Defense referral framework for uprooted workers. 

In the event that you have resigned from government administration and you are keen on work as a reemployed annuitant, see the data in the Reemployed Annuitant datasheet. 

This is a Career Program (CP) 53 - Medical position. 

Various positions might be filled from this declaration. 

Pay incorporates appropriate territory pay or Local Market Supplement. 

On the off chance that you can't make a difference on the web or need to fax a record you don't have in electronic structure, see the accompanying connection for data in regards to an Alternate Application. 

Installment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs isn't approved, in view of an assurance that a PCS move isn't in the Government intrigue. 

Position may expect a representative to wear a uniform and additionally defensive attire. 

This position may move to the Defense Health Agency (DHA) no later than 30 Sept 2021 as per the arrangements of Section 702 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, Public Law 114-328. The Act coordinated the DHA to assume liability for the organization (i.e., expert, heading, and control) of military treatment offices starting 1 Oct 18. Workers will progress toward becoming DoD representatives upon exchange to the DHA. 



How You Will Be Evaluated 


You will be assessed for this activity depends on how well you meet the capabilities above. 

When the declaration has shut, a survey of your application bundle (continue, supporting records, and reactions to the poll) will be utilized to decide if you meet the capability prerequisites recorded on this declaration. On the off chance that, in the wake of assessing your list of qualifications or potentially supporting documentation, assurance is made that you have expanded your capabilities as well as involvement, you may lose thought for this position. If it's not too much trouble adhere to all guidelines cautiously when applying, blunders or oversights may influence your qualification. 

You should list any pertinent presentation examinations and motivator grants in your resume as that data might be mulled over during the choice procedure. Whenever chose, you might be required to give supporting documentation. 

Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP). On the off chance that you are a Federal worker i