Tech I/II, Ag-Vet Med

Alabama, United States
Salary Not Specified
Oct 01, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Details

Requisition Number


Home Org Name

Clinical Sciences

Division Name

College of Veterinary Medicine

Position Title

Tech I/II, Ag-Vet Med

Job Class Code

ID01 (A,B)

Appointment Status


Part-time FTE

Limited Term


Limited Term Length

Job Summary

Performs general construction and maintenance of farm equipment and facilities that support routine care for animals.

Essential Functions

Essential functions include, but are not limited to: maintenance and repair of farm buildings and grounds; welding and repair of farm equipment; being feed person for all teaching herd animals which physically involves feeding 5-6 gallon buckets of feed to cows, horses, llamas, sheep, goats, etc. every day; visually check all teaching herd animals for lameness, cuts, abrasions, runny noses, etc. and report any issues to Bovine or Equine Technicians; help technicians round up and move animals when necessary; make sure that employees are suited up properly for cleaning the Isolation Building and that the waste is properly bagged and stored in Isolation waste area; and clean stalls and barns daily to a sanitary state that will meet inspection.

Education Level

High school diploma or equivalent for entry level

Field of Study

Years of Experience

No experience required for entry level

Area of Experience

Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Level II requires a high school diploma and 1 year of experience in farming practices.

Education Level

Field of Study

Years of Experience

One (1) year relevant education per year of required experience.

Area of Experience

Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Minimum Skills and Abilities

Minimum Technology Skills

Minimum License and Certifications

Possession of a valid drivers license, ability to obtain a pesticide license may be required in specific positions.

Desired Qualifications

Salary Grade


Salary Range

$18,400 - $33,800

Job Category

Agricultural/Veterinary Medicine

Working Hours if Non-Traditional

List any hazardous conditions or physical demands required by this position

Posting Date


Closing Date

EEO Statement

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION / EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER . It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

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Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letter of Recommendation
  3. Other
  4. Other Documentation (2)
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How were you made aware of this opportunity?
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    • Employment websites (Indeed, HigherEd Jobs, etc.)
    • Veterans Assistance Services
    • Disability Assistance Services
    • Newspaper
    • Professional Journal
    • Listserv
    • HR email
    • Social Media
    • State Employment Service
    • Walk-in
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a valid driver's license or the ability to obtain one prior to selection?
    • Yes
    • No

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