Veterinary Technician - Hospital for Large Animals-(17001507)
This is a part time position anticipated to work 17.5 hours per week.
The Hospital for Large Animals provides high-quality medical/surgical care to inpatient, outpatient and critical/emergency large animal patients. In addition to providing patient care, employees are required to teach and support the veterinary students and visiting veterinary technician interns throughout their rotation in the Hospital for Large Animals.
Candidate is responsible for providing high quality nursing care and treatment for all Internal Medicine, General Diagnostics and Surgery Service, and Sports Medicine Service patients as directed by clinicians/residents or supervising technicians. As a team member, this candidate will assist other technicians in carrying out the daily patient management plan, which includes inpatient care and treatment, providing technical support for other clinicians and students, guidance and instruction to students on rotation, and assisting with emergencies. The Technician Team is responsible for specific areas of hospital and equipment maintenance, and regular cleaning and disinfection of clinic items.
High School Diploma or the equivalent with at least one year of related experience. Valid US Drivers License. Large animal handling experience. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. with or without accommodation.
Vocational/technical training or Associates/Bachelors Degree with 1+ years' experience preferred. CVT certification, eligible to sit for VTNE. Computer skills, EMR exposure.
Special Work Schedule Requirements:
Schedule will be two shifts per week and will include participation in weekend on call rotation. This position is considered essential and is therefore required to report to work as scheduled during emergency closings.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.