a Dentist, you will perform professional dental work in the examination,
diagnosis, treatment, and care of inmates in Department of Corrections'
state correctional institutions. Work may also include the coordination of
off-site contractual dental services. Work is performed under the general
supervision of a higher level dentist, medical, or administrative
You must have a valid license to practice dentistry
issued by the Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry.
Post Employment Requirement
After you receive a
conditional offer of employment, you must undergo
a medical examination.
You must pass a background investigation.
After being hired, you must attend and complete a two-week basic training
program at the Department of Corrections' Central Training Academy in
Elizabethtown, PA, which is located in Lancaster County.
Hill (Cumberland County)
Highland (Somerset County)
health insurance; liberal retirement/pension plan; paid vacation, personal
and sick leave; paid holidays; prescription, vision and dental plan
coverage (after six months); paid group life insurance, and much more.