VET TECH-WISCARES

Job no: 227748-US
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Department: VET M/ADMIN-DEAN'S OFFICE
Location: Madison
Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine



Position Summary:

This is a position performing technical responsibilities in support of the WisCARES program at the School of Veterinary Medicine. This position is a full time position. Employees work with primarily canine and feline patients, with some exotic animal patients. Requires the ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs independently and physical and manual dexterity to perform specialized technical tasks.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

No Degree Required

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Certified Veterinary Technician. Requires the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
Independently and physical and manual dexterity to perform specialized technical tasks.

License or Certificate:

Requires licensing (or the ability to obtain such licensing within 6 months) as a Wisconsin
Certification as Wisconsin Veterinary Technician or Eligibility to Obtain

Additional Information:

A Criminal Background Check Will Be Conducted
A Probationary Period will be Required

Department(s):

A870100-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/ADMIN-DEAN'S OFFICE

Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

Appointment Type, Duration:

Ongoing/Renewable

Salary:

Minimum $15.66 HOURLY
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

Please click "" to start the application process. You will be required to submit a cover letter and resume highlighting your qualifications and experience as it relates to this position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three references.

Contact:

Tami Flock
tflock@wisc.edu
608-262-6455
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )





Official Title:

VETERINARY TECH 1(35301) or VETERINARY TECH 2(35302) or VETERINARY TECH 3(35303)

Employment Class:

University Staff-Ongoing

Job Number:

227748-US

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website: https://employeedisabilities.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-for-applicants/

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Fall 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: https://hr.wisc.edu/title-and-total-compensation-study/ .

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Applications Open: Sep 30 2020 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Oct 14 2020 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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