University of Pennsylvania NEW BOLTON CENTER VET NURSE A/B in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reference Number 58-29561
Posted Job Title NEW BOLTON CENTER VET NURSE A/B
School Name School of Veterinary Medicine
Org Widener Hospital
Posted to the Web 08/01/2018
Posted Job/Salary Grade 022/23
Employment Type Non-Exempt
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule wknds, shift, on call ,ot
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/
Under the supervision of the Supervisor of Clinical Services provide nursing care to large animal patients to include emergency/critical care, basic treatment plans, teaching and assisting with research projects. This position is a 40 hours/wk position, includes weekends and some holidays. The position includes cross training in all services.
Tech A Must be a credentialed veterinary technician (CVT, LVT, RVT or equivalent), or a graduate of an accredited veterinary technology program and eligible for sitting the boards; 0 – 1 year of experience. Good organizational skills with the ability to prioritize effectively required. Must have excellent communication skills both orally and written. Horse handling skills are required. Must be able to work well with others. Computer skills required.Tech B All of the above; credentialed veterinary technician (CVT, LVT, RVT or equivalent); 1- 3 years of experience.
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/38895
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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
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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 credentialed veterinary technician (CVT, LVT, RVT or equivalent), or a graduate of an accredited veterinary technology program and eligible for sitting the boards?
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