Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital (KUTRRH) is a leading National Referral Hospital with a Vision of be a premier hospital renowned for Clinical Excellence, Education and Research. The hospital seeks to attract qualified and experienced expertise in the following listed specialized areas. These positions will be on full time basis: -
Duties and Responsibilities
i. Undertake all aspects of prosthetic work including making bites and special trays, casting, mouth guards and retainers.
ii. Construct partial or full dentures (metal and non-metal) to replace the partial or total loss of teeth.
iii. Create accurate models from doctors' impressions.
iv. Fabricate porcelain veneers for crowns, prostheses, implant restorations and crowns using ceramo-metal techniques.
v. Construct models of the mouth and teeth from impressions of the patient's mouth taken by the dentist.
vi. Make diagnostic wax-ups, smile design cases, dental composite work and pressable/e.max restorations.
vii. Restore natural teeth by fabricating crowns and bridges and applying them to complex implant units and implant-borne restorations.
viii. Correct dental irregularities by manufacturing fixed or removable appliances, such as dentures, casings to go over teeth and retainers.
ix. Replace missing facial and body tissues due to injury, disease or developmental abnormality by fabricating maxillofacial prostheses.
x. Use traditional methods and CAD/CAM for designing dental devices.
xi. Maintain dental laboratory records and prepare reports on laboratory activities.
xii. Update your dental laboratory technician job knowledge and skills by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks and participating in professional organizations.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
i. Diploma in Dental Technology.
ii. Must be a registered member of Kenya Dental Technologists Association (KDTA).
iii. Certificate in Computer application skills from a recognized institution.
iv. At least three (3) years practicing experience.
Soft Skills Required
i. Team player
ii. Problem-solving skills
iii. Communication skills
iv. Organizational Skills
If your background and competencies match the specifications of any of the posts above, please apply online via: www.kutrrh.go.ke/careers OR send hard copies of your Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Filled Application Form ONLY to the address below:
The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital
P.O. Box 7674 – 00100 GPO
For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – [JOB REFERENCE NUMBER]. Please note that you have to attach the Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Filled Application Form when you apply online via the portal.
The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 20th October, 2020.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
All shortlisted candidates must fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, including;
• Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
• Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (for University graduates only)
• Tax Compliance Certificate from the KRA
• Clearance from Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission
• A report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau
Please take note that all communication to potential candidates is specifically through the career portal.
Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification.
KUTRRH is an Equal Opportunity Employer
YOUTH, WOMEN AND PERSONS LIVING WITH DISABIITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY