Washington State Dentist - CBCC (Clallam Bay, WA) in Clallam Bay, Washington


Dentist Clallam Bay Corrections Center (CBCC) Clallam Bay, WA

The Department of Corrections is seeking a highly motivated and qualified individual for the position of full time Dentist at Clallam Bay Corrections Center (CBCC) located in Clallam Bay, WA.

Clallam Bay Corrections Center (CBCC) is 900 bed male facility located on the point of the Olympic Peninsula. This facility houses medium and close custody offenders. CBCC also operates an Intensive Management Unit and is developing step down programming to assist offenders in returning successfully to general population.

Clallam Bay is 50 miles west of Port Angeles and looks out over the Strait of Juan de Fuca at Vancouver Island. If you are looking for a place where you can leave it all behind, Clallam Bay offers that kind of renewal. Clallam Bay also offers great adventures such as hiking, camping, diving, kayaking, wildlife and bird watching - just about any outdoor activity that can offer you the tranquility of this scenic region.

Application assessment will be ongoing and the hiring authority reserves the right to offer the position at any time during the recruitment process. It is to the applicant's advantage to apply as early as possible.


The Dentist provides medically necessary dental services to offenders housed in Department of Corrections facilities.The Dentist supports the mission of DOC through personal delivery of dental care to adult offender patients and provides dental services to the offender population as assigned in accordance with acceptable professional standards, federal and state regulations and institution and Department of Corrections policies/procedures:

  • Makes oral examination of patients to determine oral health
  • Extracts teeth, removes cavities from teeth; prepares teeth for fillings and inserts filling material such as amalgam, plastic, gold or acrylic;
  • Diagnoses and treats pathological conditions; prescribes medication for treatment of diseases of dental nature; renders periodontal treatments; administers local or general anesthetic; takes and processes dental radiographs;
  • Constructs appliances such as dentures, partials, minor orthodontic appliances and bridgework, crowns, jackets and inlays;
  • Gives instruction and promotes dental care and hygiene among patients. Qualifications

Doctor's degree from an accredited school of dentistry, AND two years' experience in the practice of dentistry is strongly preferred.

Note: A valid Washington State license to practice dentistry is required.

Supplemental Information

'The mission of DOC is to improve public safety.'

For additional information about the agency, please visit www.doc.wa.gov.


  • Please include a minimum of three professional references with your application. A professional reference is defined as an individual who has been paid to supervise your work and can attest to your work performance, technical skills, and job competencies. If you do not have any or sufficient professional references, please include non-related professionals, such as educators or other professional associates.

  • All DOC employees are fingerprinted for a criminal history background check.

  • Employees work with offenders in a potentially hazardous setting. Please consider this when deciding whether to apply.

  • We are committed to maintaining a drug and alcohol free work environment, and our employees are expected to comply with all state and federal laws. A pre-employment drug test may be administered as part of the selection process, and applicants who test positive for any controlled substances, will be disqualified from consideration.

  • Animal care projects are a common component of most Washington State prisons, including dog and cat programs. Applicants with animal sensitivities or allergies are encouraged to ask about the level of exposure they could expect in this position.

  • Tuberculosis is a priority health issue for DOC employees. The successful candidate may be required to provide valid proof of a baseline TB skin test within 60 days from the date of hire. When positive tests result, further information, testing and treatment may also be required. Employment is not contingent upon test results.

  • If this position is included in a Union Shop, employees will be required to become members within thirty (30) days of employment.

We are committed to hiring individuals who possess core diversity competencies:

  • Foster a positive attitude and openness toward the ever changing social and cultural makeup of the workplace.

  • Work effectively with men and women of different perspectives, abilities, disabilities, races, religions, ages, lifestyle preferences and social, ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

  • Respectfully acknowledge people's differences and recognize these differences as important and valuable.

  • Promote inclusiveness.

  • Be culturally sensitive and appropriate.

  • Respect and value diverse backgrounds and traditions.

DOC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity diversity, age, honorably discharged veteran, veteran status, genetic information, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a person with a disability.

For questions about this recruitment, or to request reasonable accommodation in the application process, please email wendy.vandel@doc.wa.gov or call us at (360) 407-5742. For TTY service, please call the Washington Relay Service at 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6388.

Job Type: Full Time - Permanent

Job Number: 2015-02623

Department: Dept. of Corrections

Closing: Continuous

Agency: State of Washington

Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504.

Website: http://www.careers.wa.gov

Salary: $112,560.00 - $133,788.00 Annually

Location: Clallam County - Clallam Bay, WA