VETERINARY TECH

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Sep 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 105699-US

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: VET M/CCU-ANESTH-ER/CCU


Location: Madison

Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine

Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing

Position Vacancy ID: 105699

Working Title: VETERINARY TECH

Official Title: VETERINARY TECH 3(35303) or VETERINARY TECH 2(35302) or VETERINARY TECH 1(35301)

Hiring Department: A878150-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/CCU-ANESTH-ER/CCU

FTE: 100%

Term: This is an Ongoing appointment

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $15.35



Job Summary:

This is an advanced level position requiring extensive technical knowledge and skill, independence of action and cooperative team effort to meet the operational/ instructional needs of the Critical Care Unit and Emergency Services of UW Veterinary Care (UWVC). Position responsibilities require the individual to demonstrate initiative and the ability to make independent discretionary judgments that can affect the quality/outcome of animal life. Requires the ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs. independently and physical and manual dexterity to perform specialized technical tasks. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

1) Oversees and assures that high quality nursing care is administered and maintained in the primary care of animal patients.

2) Participates in instruction of veterinary students and training of veterinary technicians.

3) Monitors veterinary student participation in daily receiving schedules, initiates changes and lends assistance when needed.

4) Assists supervisor in problem solving activities and administrative tasks.

5) Participates and understands the importance of working as a team member within the hospital structure (i.e. communication with supervisors and faculty for enhancing productivity and quality patient care).

6) Demonstrates good interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate proposed ideas and solutions.

The work is performed under general direction.



Requirements:

Certification as Wisconsin Veterinary Technician or Eligibility to Obtain



Schedule Comment:

ROTATION
Week 1:
Sunday 4pm-5am
Wednesday 4pm-4am, on-call (oc) until 5am
Thursday 4pm-2am, oc until 5am
Week 2:
Monday 4pm-2am, oc until 5am
Tuesday 4pm-2am, oc until 5am
Friday 4pm-4am
Saturday 4pm-5am



Contact:

Kate Hawley
[email protected]
608-263-9905
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

Please click "Apply Now" to start the application process. You will be required to submit a cover letter and resume highlighting your qualifications and experience as it relates to this position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three references.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Aug 27 2018 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Sep 10 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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