$20.20 an hour
Full Job Description
- Provide in-class/clinical laboratory and online assistance with Veterinary Technician courses as directed by instructor.
- Assist with specified student activities and assignments as directed by instructor.
- Assist in reviewing student progress and evaluation/documentation of essential skills.
- Maintain records of student attendance.
- Direct students in the operation of clinic equipment and the use of lab materials.
- Direct students in the safe handling and the proper use of animals in the lab.
- Under direction of the College Veterinarian ensure all medications are administered and properly stored per protocols.
- Follow all AVMA and IACUC guidelines for classroom operation and animal care.
- Assist in monitoring classroom activities and clinical rotations.
- Provide feedback to students during activities.
- Assist in program orientation for new students.
- Assist with scheduling, documentation, and correspondence related to required class activities and proper animal care.
- Assist Students with their learning needs.
- Organize and prepare classrooms and labs for learning activities.
- Operate the required veterinary equipment: Practice Management Software, Survey and Dental Radiograph Equipment, Dental Cleaning Equipment, and Clinical Chemistry and Hematology analyzers.
- Participate in staff and team planning meetings as needed.
- Interact effectively with other NTC teams.
- Participate in advisory committee meetings as available.
- Attend professional meetings, workshops, and conferences as directed.
- Assist in maintaining inventory of instructional materials and equipment and perform minor maintenance of equipment.
Other duties as assigned.
- Must hold a current Veterinary Technician license from the State of Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.
- 2-5 years of veterinary clinical experience.
- Experience working with large and small animals.
- Experience working with students in an educational setting.
- Ability to provide supportive, empathetic learning environment to students.
- Ability to recognize and support instructors’ educational strategies and philosophies successfully
- Ability to deal with sensitive information and confidential data in a manner that does not adversely impact NTC or the Veterinary Technician program.
- Ability to interact and communicate effectively with administration, faculty and students
- Must be able to pass the Wisconsin criminal background check
6 to 8 hours: Performing repetitive movements
4 to 5 hours: Bending, grasping, standing, working indoors
1 to 3 hours: Balancing, crawling, driving, kneeling, pulling, pushing, reaching, sitting, twisting, walking, working in temperature extremes, working outdoors
Less than 1 hour: Climbing, working at heights
Lifting and Carrying:
Less than 10 pounds: 15 or more repetitions per hour
10 to 20 pounds: 15 or more repetitions per hour
20-50 pounds: 10 – 15 repetitions per hour
50-100 pounds: 1 – 10 repetition(s) per hour
More than 100 pounds with help: Less than 1 repetition per hour
Additional Physical Requirements:
Vision: Adequate with aid to read instructions, labels, documents, computer screens, and differentiate between colors.
Hearing: Adequate with aid to understand oral requests, telephone conversation, and PA systems.
Required Employee Program Safety Training:
AED/CPR, bloodborne pathogen, chemical hygiene, emergency action plan, emergency eye wash, emergency procedure, ergonomics (office/workplace), fire extinguishers, flammable/chemical storage, fume hoods, gas cylinder safety, hazard communication, hazardous waste, hearing conservation, lockout tagout, medical waste, personal protective equipment, radiation safety, slips, trips & falls, and vehicle safety