Veterinary Technician - Surgery-Anesthesia
Location: Ames Iowa
Description: Iowa State University is hiring Veterinary Technician - Surgery-Anesthesia right now, this job will be placed in Iowa. More details about this job opportunity please give attention to these descriptions. The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University is accepting applications for a certified Veterinary Technician in the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC). The LVMC pr! ovides specialized care and comprehensive medical and surgical services for companion animals throughout Iowa and surrounding states. Our clinicians, residents and interns, technicians, staff, and senior veterinary students work in teams to provide 24-hour, state-of-the-art care to animal patients.
The technician will be actively involved with assisting veterinary students and clinicians in providing technical care and assistance to pre and post-operative small animal anesthesia and surgery patients. Surgical care will include but not be limited to orthopedics, soft tissue, ophthalmology, neurology and primary care services.
Responsibilities under general supervision also include providing and using appropriate anesthetic techniques and principles for patients, providing service with the guidance, supervision, and instruction from the anesthesiologist, assessing animals prior to anesthesia, and demonstrating a complete understanding of the physiologic and ! pharmacologic principles of the medications and preparations u! sed in the field of anesthesia.
State certification as a veterinary technician.
Employment within a veterinary practice and/or research related facility as a veterinary technician.
Clinical experience especially with anesthesia.
Entry hourly salary: $16.39
All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent upon the university's verification of credentials and other information required by federal and state law, ISU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a background check.
Current Merit employees in this classification title who are seeking a contract transfer to this position must (1) COMPLETE AN ONLINE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION WITH EDUCATION & WORK HISTORY and (2) FILE A WRITTEN REQUEST TO CONTRACT TRANSFER before the AFSCME Merit Contract Transfer! Deadline, with the Recruitment and Employment Office, 3810 Beardshear Hall (Fax 515-294-8226). For contract transfer form, email the Recruitment & Employment Office or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.
All other applicants must apply for this vacancy by clicking "Apply for this Vacancy" and completing the Employment Application with Education and Work History. Please be prepared to enter details about your education and work history.
If you have questions regarding the application process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.
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This job starts available on: Mon, 08 Jul 2013 21:11:22 GMT