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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Dental Clinic Intern in Talihina, Oklahoma

Dental Clinic Intern


  • This position is full-time, Mon-Fri from 8am-4:30pm for 8 weeks (beginning June5) with an hourly pay of $13

  • Job Purpose: The Health Clinic (Dental) Intern will be dedicated to learning both the administrative and the medical aspects of clinic operations. The Health Clinic Intern will participate in Job Shadowing upon approval from the Medical Staff office.

Primary Tasks:

  1. You will contribute to Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority’s objectives by completing specific work assignments dependent on the intern’s best career and coursework fit and organizational needs.

  2. You will participate in various pre-medical or related responsibilities with supervision, which could include administrative tasks, job shadowing, etc.

  3. You will participate in a trained and mentored role to gain hands-on operational knowledge of assigned responsibilities; performs basic responsibilities, assignments and/or tasks, shadows experienced staff and providers, attends internship trainings, etc.

Minimum requirements:

  • Active student with major in Pre-Medical, Biology, or related undergraduate degree program with career aspirations in the Dental field.

  • Choctaw CDIB or Choctaw member status.

  • Must be currently attending an accredited college, university, or postsecondary educational institution.

  • Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5.

  • Ability to lift 20lb or more

About the Choctaw Nation

The Choctaw Nation is the third-largest Indian nation in the United States, with over 200,000 tribal members and more than 11,000 employees. The first tribe over the Trail of Tears, historic boundaries are in the southeast corner of Oklahoma. The Choctaw Nation's vision, "Living out the Chahta Spirit of faith, family and culture," is evident as it continues to focus on providing opportunities for growth and prosperity.


  • Free gym membership

  • Free access to employee health clinic

  • Free lunch for casino & resort associates

  • Earned wages access once per week for hourly associates

  • Pet insurance

  • Paid vacation / sick time

  • Medical / Dental / Vision

  • 401(K) with company match

  • College tuition reimbursement

  • Short-term disability, long-term disability, and family leave

  • Employee assistance program

  • Employee prescription program

  • CNO Paid Life Insurance

  • Teladoc

  • On Site Dental Clinics (Jet Dental)

  • On Site Mammogram Services

  • Free diabetes and hypertension monitoring benefit (Livongo)

  • Accolade- Concierge Benefits Program

  • Wellness Program that equals savings on health insurance cost (Virgin Pulse)

  • Maternity Care Program

  • Plus, many more!

  • (Benefits provided by the Choctaw Nation are based on employment classification)

CNO was selected as a winner in both HRDUS' and Forbes' 2022 "Employer of Choice" competitions:

  • Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma received recognition as one of six Best Places to Work in the United States as selected by HRDUS

  • Choctaw Casinos & Resorts received recognition from Forbes as a Best Employer for Diversity in the Travel & Leisure category.

  • Forbes also recognized the Choctaw Casino and Resorts as one of America's Best Employers for New Graduates .


Job Internship

Primary Location OK-Talihina

Work Locations Health Care Center Talihina One Choctaw Way Talihina 74571

Organization Health

Schedule Temporary


Day Job

Job Posting 01/24/2023, 1:20:59 PM

Req ID: 23001473