VETERINARY NURSE, NEW BOLTON CENTER A/B
Posting DetailsPosting Details Reference Number 58-32084 Posted Job Title VETERINARY NURSE, NEW BOLTON CENTER A/B School Name School of Veterinary Medicine Org Widener Hospital Posted to the Web 05/21/2019 Posted Job/Salary Grade 022/23 Employment Type Non-Exempt Hours 40.00 Position Type Full Time Position Schedule 8/80 sch. OT, wknds shift Months 12 Position Length Ongoing Position End Date University Overview
The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.School/Center Overview
The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine is a global leader in veterinary education, research, and clinical care. Founded in 1884, the School is a proud member of the One Health initiative, linking human, animal, and environmental health. http://www.vet.upenn.edu/Duties
Under the general supervision of the Lead Technician, provide nursing care to large animal patients to include emergency/critical care, basic treatment plans, teaching and assisting with research projects. This position is a 10 hr. shift, 40 hours/wk position, 9:00 pm-7:30 am, includes weekends and some holidays. The position includes cross training in all services.Qualifications
Must be a credentialed veterinary technician (CVT, LVT, RVT or equivalent), or a graduate of an accredited veterinary technology program and eligible for sitting the boards. Good organizational skills with the ability to prioritize effectively required. Must have excellent communication skills both orally and written. Horse handling skills are required. Must be able to work well with others. Computer skills required.
Tech A 0-1 years of experience
Tech B 1-3 years of experience; credentialed veterinary technician (CVT, LVT, RVT or equivalent)
Position located in Kennett Sq., no public trans. avail.
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