The University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center is looking for the right candidate to fill our Surgery Receiving Position (Monday – Friday, 1st shift).
Bring your passion for animal care to the most advanced, full-service referral care center for large and small animals in Minnesota! We have opportunities for a variety of shifts in 16 specialty areas including Medical Imaging, Emergency & Critical Care, and Oncology & Radiation Therapy. With state-of-the-art technology such as a 3-T MRI, CT, and Linear Accelerator you can apply your advanced technical skills or grow your current knowledge in a trusting, team environment to improve a patient’s quality of life.
We value growth opportunities and are committed to developing compassionate practitioners and leaders by providing opportunities to specialize in a veterinary discipline through paid training, tuition reimbursement for continuing education, attending national conferences, and preparation for specialty exams. Advance your career at the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC), which has served the community for more than a century!
University tuition benefits through the Regents Scholarship (free tuition for those seeking an undergraduate degree)
20% VMC employee discount
24-hours paid CE per year
Up to $1,500 for out-of-state CE
Additional resources for Technicians seeking specialty certification
Annual Technician Teaching Award
Technicians with student loan debt may qualify for the federal government's public loan forgiveness program
Signing bonus, if applicable
Relocation assistance, if applicable
Hourly Salary Range: $16.50 – $19.30
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.
Required Qualifications/Selection Criteria: One year of post high school experience or education in veterinary assisting which includes: animal restraint, veterinary terminology, veterinary anatomy, patient first aid, and medication administration.
Preferred Qualifications/Selection Criteria: Problem solving skills, strong interpersonal skills, knowledge of veterinary medicine terminology, knowledge of proper restraint and handling of small animals. Understands and works within clinical scope of position. Flexibility to meet patient care needs. Proficiency with PC and software.
Internal Number: 338302
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.