Production Technician (Dental Milling/Lab)

$16.00 - $18.00 hourly
  • Rodo Digital Prosthetics
  • Troy, MI, USA
  • Oct 11, 2022
Full time, Part time Entry Level Manufacturing Other QA-Quality Control

Job Description

Hours of production operation 5:30 8:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Shifts are scheduled within these times based on production needs. Please indicate any scheduling issues at the time of interview. This is a full-time position but will consider part-time afternoons/evening candidates.

The position is responsible for performing various production related tasks during the process of producing ceramic dental restorations utilizing high tech CAD/CAM manufacturing equipment.

The various tasks may include: reviewing order submissions and specifications, data entry, pouring and trimming stone models, barcode scanning, operation of CAM software, loading/unloading machines and sintering ovens, post-milling and printing part finishing using an electric hand tool, QC inspections, the use of 3D model scanners, staining and glazing restorations, shipping and receiving. The position may require the performing preventative machine maintenance and tool changes for CNC milling machines. Dental Experience NOT required, knowledge can be trained.

The organization is a very fast-paced, changing environment where superior customer service skills are the driving force. The ability to work independently as well as within groups is essential. Sensitivity to accuracy, timeliness, and professionalism in all areas of support activity is imperative. Position is exposed to both inside office and manufacturing environments.

Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations

Currently seeking specifically: Machine maintenance and repair experience. Also, individuals with dexterity to perform delicate post-milling and printing operations on small parts with electric hand tools, comfortable using trimmers, lathes, cleaning devices and/or experience using stains & paints for small parts.


  • Completes tasks by following approved procedures and processes
  • Cross training required on various tasks
  • Documentation of case status via barcode scanner and computer entry
  • Ensures schedule production commitments are met and on time
  • Maintains and troubleshoots all production equipment
  • Make certain to prevent non-conformities relating to product, process and quality systems
  • Ensures clean and safe working areas
  • Oversee key projects and processes as required
  • Capacity to follow procedures, determine priorities, stay organized and pay close attention to details


  • Demonstrates clear written / spoken English communication skills
  • Demonstrates ability to work in a fast paced, team environment.
  • Ability to identify company and customers’ needs
  • Ability to follow direction and repeat processes in a quality and consistent manner
  • Must be highly organized, self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in team
  • Ability to operate a computer and customer database
  • Dexterity to perform delicate post-milling operations on small parts with electric hand tools
  • Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time and effectively fulfill the essential functions of the position. Full ambulation.
  • Physical requirements include: lifting, carrying, bending, stretching, and standing for long periods of time
  • Exposed to dust, odors, oil, fumes and noise
  • Visual acuity with or without remedial measures.

Do NOT call or walk-in to our facility to apply.