Part-Time Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Technician I/II- OPS

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Work type: Temp Part-Time
Location: Marion
Categories: Agriculture/Life Science/Vet Medicine
Department:28340000 - VM-OCALA CLINIC

Classification Title:

Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Technician I/II- OPS

Job Description:

The University of Florida Pet Emergency Treatment Services (UF PETS) is seeking a self-motivated and compassionate part-time veterinary technician to become part of our team.

A successful applicant should be seeking a part-time flexible schedule and enjoy learning new things and can quickly adapt to a changing environment. A person in this position must possess a good base knowledge of veterinary medicine, excellent nursing skills, and an interest in assisting teaching staff and students.

Why work for UF? We know you care about your own pets as much as we do our patients, so we offer discounts on treatments, procedures, and even food for all our employees’ pets. We encourage you to join our team and grow with us to make a difference. 

This position is considered essential personnel and requires a post-offer health assessment.

Expected Salary:

$16.50-$26/hourly; Competitive salary based on credentialing and experience

Minimum Requirements:

Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Technician I:
High school diploma or equivalent and two years of veterinary experience or one year of veterinary experience and currently enrolled in a veterinary technician program or a graduate of a veterinary technician program.

Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Technician II:
Credentialed veterinary technician (CVT/LVT/RVT) with at least two years of experience in veterinary emergency medicine.

Preferred Qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited veterinary technology program and/or certified veterinary technician.

Knowledge of animal care and nursing, especially critical care.

Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, and terminology.

Knowledge of the equipment and materials used and their availability and applications.

Ability to effectively maintain a working environment while in stressful situations.

Ability to effectively communicate with employees of various levels and responsibilities.

Excellent Customer Service Skills.

Ability to perform basic arithmetic calculations involving money.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

This is a time-limited position. 

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: Yes

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Applications close: Eastern Daylight Time

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