Staff Dentist

  • Location: Barrow, AK
  • Posted: Apr 18, 2019

Job Description

Provide comprehensive general dental care to North Slope residents of all ages (pediatric to geriatric), remote village travel to provide dental care, and coverage for village radio traffic.


Doctoral degree, or equivalent, from a CODA accredited college, university, GPR program in Dentistry.

Dentist has and will maintain a current unrestricted license to practice dentistry in the State of Alaska or another State of the U.S.A.

Current CPR Card, NPI and DEA registration

Four years of clinical experience in practicing Dentistry preferred

Prior experience in a hospital based or Tribal/I.H.S./FQHC dental environment preferred

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

The Dentist should be familiar with all phases of Dentistry and be comfortable providing comprehensive dental care for both children and adults.

Knowledge of local anesthetics and dental pharmaceuticals.

Knowledge of standard dental clinic operations, infection control, sterilization practices, and delivery of care assistance of dental assistants and dental hygienists.

Demonstrate organizational skills with attention to detail.

Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.

Demonstrate professionalism, consideration and confidentially towards others.

Contact: Human Resources Department, Arctic Slope Native Association, Ltd.

PO Box 29 Barrow, AK 99723 907.852.9204 FAX 907.852.6217

This vacancy announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

Arctic Slope Native Association, Ltd. exercises its rights in Native Hire Preference, Contracting/Subcontracting and Employment

Practices applicable by law.

Salary Information


Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital

P.O. Box 1232
7000 Uula Street
Barrow, AK 99723

Phone: (907) 852-9204

Fax: (907) 852-9204