Lab Assistant – Veterinary Technology

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Lab Assistant – Veterinary Technology

Location: Baker College of Cadillac
Compensation: Compensation based on education and existing rates for similar positions within Baker College Professional Services, Inc.
Start Date: ASAP

Reports To: Program Director
Work Schedule: Up to 28 hours per week/ 52 weeks
Application Deadline: April 19, 2021

Available To: All Applicants

Baker College Professional Services, Inc. seeks to hire an individual to be assigned to the position of LAB ASSISTANT – VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY (PART-TIME) for the benefit of and to be located at Baker College of Cadillac.

General Statement of Duties:Assists the Program Director with student clinical training. Provides specific program expertise. Handles duties specific to the program’s affiliated sites.

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
    Associate degree from an accredited college or university in Applied Science – Veterinary Technology with LVT credential requiredExperience with large animals preferredTwo years’ clinical experience requiredFamiliarity with competency and essential skills requirements of accrediting body (CVTEA)Familiarity with running in-house chemistry and hematology machinesMust be knowledgeable in Microsoft Office Suite and Google AppsMust be knowledgeable in Avimark veterinary softwareMust have the ability to demonstrate and perform proper techniques associated with veterinary technology including restraint, venipuncture, surgical assist, nomenclature, anesthesia, hematology, diagnostic techniques, radiography, dental prophylaxis, and all other duties associated with veterinary technology
Duties and Responsibilities:
    Assists students during lab time on campus including
      Microscopy, clinical laboratory procedures, tissue and blood sample collection, anesthesia monitoring, and animal restraint
    Continuous Improvement
      Participate in veterinary team training for program support staff
    Perform housekeeping and other standard procedures common in a veterinary clinical setting, including medical records and maintenance of program specific equipmentAssist Program Director with student files, surveys and schedulesPresenting classroom instruction if needed in case of emergencyDemonstration of proper techniques associated with veterinary technology including restraint, venipuncture, surgical assist, nomenclature, anesthesia, hematology, diagnostic techniques, radiography, dental prophylaxis, and other duties associatedOther duties as assigned
Licenses/Certifications:
    Fear Free Level I Certification preferred

Work Environment:
    Must be willing to travel to offsite locations when needed

Application Procedure:

Please submit cover letter and resume via email by April 19th, 2021, in care of:

Baker College Professional Services, Inc.
Human Resource Department
E-mail: [email protected]
www.baker.edu

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Posted: 4/13/2021
Application Due: 4/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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