The College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Medical Center seeks a registered veterinary technicians to join the Small Animal Emergency/Critical Care Unit of the Small Animal Medicine Section of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. This opportunity will allow the successful candidate to assist team clinicians and care-giving colleagues with the reception, treatment, and monitoring of all patients within the SA ECC unit. Additionally, the successful candidate will oversee and instruct professional veterinary students in preparation of animals and equipment for medical procedures and delivery of care. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following: supervising and performing ordered treatments for ECC and hospitalized patients; assisting with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures; transmitting case updates to oncoming colleagues; assisting in care of emergency cases brought to small animal receiving area; and preparing and submitting charge tickets for all services rendered according to hospital fee schedules. The successful candidates will be expected to work 40 hours a week on third shift, 10:00pm-8:00am, and will be expected to rotate between weekdays and weekends. Holidays are required and will be based on a team rotation. This position will be eligible for shift differential for evening hours and weekend hours. Successful candidate must be a Registered Veterinary Technician in the state of Ohio and complete a background check.
Additional Information for Applicants::
The person in this position will be expected to lift 50 lbs.; risks involve exposure to animal dander, rabies, other zoonotic diseases, parasiticides, animal inflicted injuries, anesthetic gases, chemotherapy, gamma ray equipment, irritant chemicals, needle sticks, and bio hazardous waste.
Associate's Degree in Animal Health Technology from an approved AVMA Technician Program; minimum of one year of previous and related work experience; ability to obtain OVMLB License prior to start date.
Target Salary: $16.00 - $18.00 Hourly
Job Category: Civil Service
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.