JOB NO.: 106744-US
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: VET M/CCU-ANESTH-ER/CCU
Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine
Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing
Position Vacancy ID: 106744
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
Term: This is an Ongoing appointment
$15.35 - $24.00
This is an objective level position performing technical responsibilities in support of the 24 hours needs of the Critical Care Unit and Emergency Services of UW Veterinary Care (UWVC). The position requires the individual to make independent and responsible decisions which may affect the outcome/quality 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/guides workflow in area focusing on special patient needs.
2) Anticipates needs of clinicians in procedures and primary care.
3) Participates in case overviews to better access and direct technical patient support.
4) Develops knowledge and responsibility in area of specialization to include maintenance of special equipment, instructing
others in use and care, assisting clinician/students in procedures.
5) Contributes to team management care utilized in Critical Care Unit and Emergency Services.
The work is performed under general supervision.
Certification as Wisconsin Veterinary Technician or Eligibility to Obtain
There will be a rotating schedule.
Sun, Wed, Thurs 3:00PM-1:00AM
On call hours till 4:00AM in the CCU.
Saturday 7:00AM-5:00PM in the ER.
Mon,Tues, Fri, Sat 3:00PM-1:00AM
On call till 4:00AM in the CCU
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
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Advertised: Dec 13 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Dec 27 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time