Veterinary Hospitals Anesthesiology Technician I/II

Gainesville FL
Jul 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Veterinary Hospitals Anesthesiology Technician I/II (CARE)

Job Description:

The AAHA accredited Anesthesia & Pain Management service is responsible for administrating anesthetics, and monitoring patients before and after procedures for most medical and surgical procedures of the Small and Large Animal Hospitals. While this is the major role for most of the faculty and staff in this service, we are currently seeking assistants so the technicians and clinicians can continue to provide excellent patient-focused care.

The Anesthesiology/Pain Department with the Veterinary Hospitals is recruiting for a Veterinary Hospitals Anesthesiology Technician.

  • This position is responsible for administrating anesthetics to veterinary patients, including but not limited to domestics, exotics and large animals.
  • The position also will instruct veterinary students, fellow technicians, and other personnel in veterinary fields in the administration of anesthetics and the use of anesthesia equipment. 
  • This position is expected to communicate and assist its direct supervisor. 
  • This position requires a post-offer health assessment.
Advertised Salary:

$14.00 to 17.00 per hour, commensurate with experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Technician I: High school diploma or equivalent and two years of veterinary experience or graduate of a veterinary technology program.

Technician II: Certification or licensure as a Veterinary Technician and two years of experience working as a veterinary technician providing surgical and/or anesthesia support.

Preferred Qualifications:

Successful completion of basic Skills Mastery List. Basic computing skills in word processing and spreadsheets.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and do not need to reapply.

In order to be considered, you must upload the following documents: 

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • List of references
  • Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EDT) of the posting end date.

    This is a CARE position offering limited benefits, including health insurance and paid time off.

    This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants do not need to reapply.

    Health Assessment Required: Yes