Dental laboratory technicians construct and repair dental appliances including crowns, bridges, among other things.
Requirements may depend on geographical location. A high school diploma and on-the-job training may be all that is needed to do this work. In some areas, completing a two-year college program in dental laboratory technology may be required.
The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.
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Dental laboratory technicians often work in laboratories in medical equipment and supply manufacturing companies, and most technicians work full time.
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Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
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