Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Technician I (Cohort)

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Nov 19, 2021
Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Technician I (CARE)

Job Description:

We are looking for energetic new veterinary technicians to join our Intensive Care Unit and Emergency Room team. You will take care of a range of patients including common emergencies such as lacerations and urinary obstructions, patients presenting with severe trauma, sepsis or envenomation as well as patients needing mechanical ventilation or hemodialysis. Our ICU also provides post-operative care to patients undergoing extensive surgeries including oncologic surgeries and cardiac procedures. There is plenty of exposure to advanced patient care – we are the largest veterinary hospital in the southeast, treating more than 50,000 patients annually.

Here are just a few of the reasons you’ll love being a member of the team at the University of Florida:

• Competitive salary and extensive benefits
• Three months of paid training
• Relocation assistance
• Work in a peer group of learning technicians
• Ongoing continuing education opportunities
• Licensing fees paid
• Career-long mentorship from senior technicians and faculty
• Develop advanced clinical and teaching skills
• Work at the cutting edge of veterinary medicine
• Opportunities to teach others
• Shape the future of veterinary medicine

Expected Salary:

$20.00 hourly

Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent and two years of veterinary experience or one year of veterinary experience and currently enrolled in a veterinary technician program or a graduate of a veterinary technician program.

Preferred Qualifications:

Must be graduated from an accredited veterinary technology program.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:Yes