University of Pennsylvania VET TECH ANESTHESIA A/B in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reference Number 58-27901
Posted Job Title VET TECH ANESTHESIA A/B
School Name School of Veterinary Medicine
Org Ryan Veterinary Hospital
Posted to the Web 02/05/2018
Posted Job/Salary Grade 022/23
Employment Type Non-Exempt
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule Flex schedule - evenings,weekends,holidays
Position Length Ongoing
Position End Date
The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.
The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine is a global leader in veterinary education, research, and clinical care. Founded in 1884, the School is a proud member of the One Health initiative, linking human, animal, and environmental health. http://www.vet.upenn.edu/
The Veterinary Anesthesia Technician A/B will perform anesthesia services for clinical patients and research animals. This involves using various technical medical procedures on hospital patients as needed or instructed. These services may be provided for various sections of VHUP in various locations as assigned.The Veterinary Anesthesia Technician A/B will provide ‘On Call’ service during, evenings, weekends and holidays, 365 days / year, as assigned. They will also function as AO (anesthesia overseer) one day a week. Assist in the training of junior technicians.It is the employee’s responsibility to continually self educate by reading textbooks and journals, attending rounds, lectures and continuing education classes. This position also involves record keeping, computer data entry, equipment maintenance and stocking of work area.
A Level: An Associate’s Degree or two year college equivalent and 0 to 1 year of experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Certified/licensed/registered veterinary technician or eligible to sit for and pass the VTNE within the next 3 months.B Level: An Associate’s Degree or two year college equivalent and 1 to 3 years of experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Certified/licensed/registered veterinary technician required.
Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/34422
Posting Supplemental Questions
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How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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What is your highest level of education completed?
Less than high school education
High School Diploma or GED
Vocational or Technical School
Associate's Degree or Two Year College
PHD/MD/JD or equivalent doctoral degree
How many years of experience do you have related to this position?
0 to 1 Year
1 to 2 Years
2 to 3 Years
3 to 5 Years
5 to 7 Years
7 to 10 Years
Over 10 Years
Are you a certified/licensed/registered veterinary technician or will you become eligible to sit for the VTNE within the next three months?
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