VETERINARY TECHNICIAN

Location
Wisconsin, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jun 17, 2021
Employment Type
Part Time
Job no: 236210-US
Work type: Staff-Part Time
Department: VET M/ADMIN-RES&GRAD TRAINING
Location: Madison
Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine



Position Summary:

This is an advanced level position providing specialized technician support to the operational needs of the clinical research
program of the UW Veterinary Care (UWVC) teaching hospital. The qualified candidate should be a certified veterinary technician.
Required skills include experience with client and referring veterinarian communication; competence in animal handling and
restraint, venipuncture, cystocentesis, and catheter placement; and demonstrated organizational skills in record keeping and
medical record maintenance.

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:

Experience with client and referring veterinarian communication
Excellent organizational, and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to understand and follow basic scientific research
protocol and procedures
Knowledge of computer applications used in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Competence in animal handling and restraint, venipuncture, cystocentesis, and catheter placement
Demonstrated organizational skills in record keeping and medical record maintenance

License or Certificate:

Certification as Wisconsin Veterinary Technician or Eligibility to obtain.

Additional Information:

Requires the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. independently and physical and manual dexterity to
perform specialized technical tasks.
Experience with client and referring veterinarian communication
Excellent organizational, and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to understand and follow basic
scientific research protocol and procedures
Knowledge of computer applications used in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Competence in animal handling and restraint, venipuncture, cystocentesis, and catheter placement
Demonstrated organizational skills in record keeping and medical record maintenance

Department(s):

A870500-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/ADMIN-RES&GRAD TRAINING

Work Schedule:

50% FTE, approximately 20hours per week within a 8am-5pm timeframe.

Appointment Type, Duration:

Ongoing/Renewable

Salary:

Minimum $18.70 HOURLY
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

To apply for this position, please click "". You will be required to upload a cover letter, current resume, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Nancy Parkinson at nancy.parkinson@wisc.edu.

Contact:

Nancy Parkinson
nancy.parkinson@wisc.edu
608-263-1158
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 3(35303)

Employment Class:

University Staff-Ongoing

Job Number:

236210-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/

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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: Jun 17 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Jul 1 2021 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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