Dentist Position Available

The Knox County Health Department in semi-rural Mount Vernon Ohi and centrally located with easy access to the larger metropolitan areas is currently seeking a Dentist in our Community Health Service division.  The responsibilities of this position will include but may not be limited to: diagnose and provide appropriate dental treatment to patients, educate patients on maintaining proper oral health; communicate with dental staff regarding patient treatment plans; prescribe medications as necessary; carefully document all medications, diagnoses, treatments and consultations using electronic health records; and oversee the work of professional, technical and administrative staff.


The requirement of this position is: current licensure in Ohio; valid malpractice liability insurance; a minimum of 2 years’ experience as a licensed dentist in practice is preferred however individuals will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.  Requires exceptional dental, communication/public speaking, computer and customer service skills.


This position can be full-time, forty hours a week with regular 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or part-time with designated hours.  Benefits include paid holidays, vacation, sick time, personal leave, and retirement, health, dental, and vision insurance available.

If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment while keeping the standards of output efficient and on task, and enjoy the benefit of work/life balance submit your resume/CV and application to Human Resources, 11660 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050 or email to  Position open until filled.


The Knox County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer Provider


The Knox County Health Department regularly accepts resumes which are kept on file for one year from the date received.  Resumes can be sent to:


Human Resources

Knox County Health Department

11660 Upper Gilchrist Road

Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

Resumes can also be sent via email to:



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