â¢ Any combination of clerical office experience, undergraduate education, and/or post high school clerical training that is the equivalent to one year of full-time employment.
Prior work experience in a veterinary hospital Knowledge of medical terminology Knowledge of commonly used medications
The Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC) in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University is now accepting applications for several Clerk II positions. TheÂ LVMCÂ provides specialized care and comprehensive medical and surgical services for companion, equine, and food animals throughout Iowa and surrounding states. Our clinicians, residents, interns, technicians, staff, and senior veterinary students work in teams to provide 24-hour, state of the art care.
Pay Grade: 5
This position will be assigned and responsible for working within a specific hospital service to serve as a customer service support to coordinate patient scheduling, work with external stakeholders, and communicate with faculty, staff and students outside the department to ensure timely completion of patient requests. In addition, the incumbent will maintain quality control in accordance with the University, hospital, and section standards and assist with preventative maintenance of equipment to minimize technical malfunctions as well as make appropriate adjustments to equipment and patients in the event of an equipment failure.Â This position will also be responsible for the organization of ISUâs safety regulations in coordination with Environmental Health and Safety.
The successful candidate will have a strong work ethic, be self-motivated, able to work independently or as a team, maintain confidentiality, and be detail-oriented. Excellent interpersonal skills, organizational qualities, and effective oral and written communications are necessary to be successful in this position. The successful candidate will possess the ability to work well with others. The ideal candidate will have professional maturity with a leadership style that contributes to a positive culture, and have a compassionate, and empathetic nature towards the clients and patients of the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center. Incumbent will be required to work around radiation and a variety of animal species on a regular basis.
Under direct supervision, performs clerical work such as computing and coding requiring independent judgment in the application of policies and procedures within the area of assignment and according to stated guidelines. Duties may involve the use of personal computers, computer terminals, and/or a variety of software and conventional office equipment.
Number of Months Employed Per Year:
12 Month Work Period
Apply for this position by clicking on âApplyâ and completing the Merit Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter details about your education and work history. If you have questions regarding the application process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com).
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.