We have long-term, locum tenens positions that are available throughout the year at various state corrections facilities in the North of Bakersfield area. Dental Power receives various requests each month for long-term locum tenens positions and we can only submit dentist candidates who are pre-credentialed and ready to submit. Please read the following before expressing interest in being a candidate for this job:
Dentists MUST be available on a consistent weekly basis - most positions are for a 40-hour, Monday thru Friday work schedule. However, some positions are part-time / partial week. Position assignment periods customarily have lengths of between 1 to 6 months (or longer).
Dentist candidates must have a minimum of 1 year general dentistry experience.
The scope of work is to perform routine procedures, including partials, dentures, surgical extractions, and some anterior and premolar endodontics. There will be a registered dental assistant available for all procedures.
If you are interested in pre-credentialing with Dental Power to be one of our first-to-call dentists for new locum tenens requests in this area, please express interest in this position (and let us know if you are wiling to travel to other locations within the state). Compensation is significant and designed to cover housing needs for those who wish to relocate.