Location: Baker College of Muskegon Compensation: Hourly rate based on education, experience, and existing wage rates for similar positions within Baker College Professional Services, Inc. Start Date: May 21, 2018
Reports To: Program Director Work Schedule: Up to 28 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, some evenings and weekends may be required, some travel may be required Application Deadline: December 4, 2017
Available to: All applicants
Baker College Professional Services, Inc. seeks to hire an individual to be assigned to the position of LAB ASSISTANT – VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY (PART-TIME) for the benefit of and to be located at Baker College of Muskegon.
General Statement of Duties:
Assists the Program Director with student clinical training. Provides specific program expertise. Handles duties specific to the program's affiliated sites.
Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
Associate degree from an accredited college or university in Applied Science – Veterinary Technology with LVT credential required
Three years’ clinical experience required
Familiarity with competency and essential skills requirements of accrediting body (CVTEA)
Ability to run IDEXX chemistry and hematology machines
Must be knowledgeable in Microsoft Office Suite and Google Apps
Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills
Ability to lift and maneuver independently up to 25 lbs.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Tracks students clinical and lab hours
Assists students during lab time on campus including
Microscopy, clinical laboratory procedures, tissue and blood sample collection, anesthesia monitoring, and animal restraint
Assures lab is maintained and organized
Assist Program Director with student files, surveys and schedules
Presenting classroom instruction if needed in case of emergency
Demonstration of proper techniques associated with veterinary technology including restraint, venipuncture, surgical assist, nomenclature, anesthesia, hematology, diagnostic techniques, radiography, dental prophylaxis, and other duties associated with veterinary technology
Other duties as assigned
Please submit cover letter and resume via email only by December 4, 2017 in care of:
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