Provide patient care for ill and injured animals in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. This position will primarily be working in the Small Animal Clinic; instructs and demonstrates techniques to students; assists students veterinary technicians and veterinarians in their work; maintains supplies, equipment and cleanliness of hospital areas. Additionally will be lecturing and instructing students in the Veterinary Technology program.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge normally acquired in the first two or three years in college, technical or vocational school in Veterinary Technology; six months to one year of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in extensive patient care, surgery, anesthesia, drug-dosing, and sterilization; experience in the use of spreadsheet and word processing software, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; licensed as a Veterinary Technician with the State of Michigan or attainment of such certification within one year from date of employment.
6-12 months as a veterinary technician in an educational setting; experience in Small Animal medicine.
Required Application Materials
Resume and cover letter.
Cover letter should discuss their desire to teach and how their previous experiences have prepared them for an instructional position.
Summary of Physical Demands
Assisting with lifting of animal patients and medical equipment; pushing carts containing animals and equipment to their units; climbing stairs carrying lab samples; restraining animals, preparing for medical procedures and treatments.
Summary of Health Risks
Caring for animals with potential TB and rabies risk; may wear a respirator.
Bidding eligibility ends on 8/20/2019 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 600404
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