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National Dentex Dental Lab Technician II (Removable) in Leawood, Kansas


Join National Dentex - a leading healthcare organization specializing in the dental industry. We offer a full spectrum of specialized products, services, and technologies to address any dental restoration need. Currently, we have 60+ labs throughout the country. Our team is growing, and we are seeking to fill a number of key positions within our organization including this opportunity at Heumann KC Dental Lab in Leawood, KS for a Full-Time Dental Lab Technician II (Removable).

The regular hours for this position are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and subject to change from time to time.

This is a full-time position featuring employee benefits including: health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance; paid holiday, vacation, and sick time; 401K with company contribution; and tuition reimbursement!

Primary Responsibilities and Essential Job Functions of the Position:

  • Read prescriptions and specifications received from the dentist

  • Check models for defect that need correcting before fabrication begins

  • Check articulation of models for proper occlusal relationship

  • Post dam upper models

  • Set pin on articulator to establish vertical relationship

  • Double check teeth to be used for correct mold and shade

  • Place wax on baseplate and set teeth on the arch in proper alignment to achieve proper function and good aesthetics

  • When setting for wax try-in, soak model in water before set-up. Check occlusion to be sure correct bite relationship has been achieved

  • Maintain a clean work area

  • All other duties as assigned

Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English

  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity

  • Detail oriented

Minimum Education and Experience Required:

  • Required: High school diploma or GED equivalent

Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used:

  • Small machinery

  • Hand pieces

  • Chemicals

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time




  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well



  • Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

  • Job Security: Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safe

  • Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work



  • High School or Equivalent or better



  • 1 year: 1-3 years experience in the denture department.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)