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The Small Animal Hospital is seeking new team members to join our team and provide friendly, high quality care to our patients.

A few of our openings are highlighted below.  To see other positions available at the Small Animal Hospital, please visit the UF Jobs site.

See brochure about jobs at the UF College of Veterinary medicine.

Internships

Learn more about our internship program for veterinary technicians.  We are no longer accepting applications for the 2015-2016 interniship program.Please check back with us if you are interested in applying for the 2016-2017 program.

 

To apply, you may send a resume to vm-recruiter@vetmed.ufl.edu or apply through the UF Jobs site.

Anesthesia Veterinary Technician

The Anesthesiology/Pain Department with The Veterinary Hospitals is recruiting for a Veterinary Care Technician. This position is responsible for administrating anesthetics to veterinary patients, including but not limited to domestics, exotics, and large animals. They will also instruct veterinary students, fellow technicians, and other personnel in veterinary fields in the administration of anesthetics and the use of anesthesia equipment.

Floater Veterinary Technician

The University of Florida Small Animal Hospital is seeking a veterinary technician to assist a variety of specialty services within the hospital. This individual should be interested in providing exemplary veterinary care, teaching veterinary students, and communicating within a large team. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing technical assistance including general nursing care, assisting in diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, sample submission and interpretation, and some specialty-specific nursing skills. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, professional, has strong interpersonal skills, and has a strong desire to develop their skills and knowledge.

Intensive Care Unit Veterinary Technician

This position will provide nursing care for critically ill patients, assist clinicians and students with emergency and critical care patients and procedures as well as have an intermediate responsibility to provide instruction and demonstration to students, interns, and residents in a clinical setting. The person is expected to communicate effectively and demonstrate critical thinking and professionalism, have a strong knowledge of veterinary nursing care and techniques and have a basic understanding of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and disease processes.

Intensive Care Unit Veterinary Technician

This position will provide nursing care for critically ill patients, assist clinicians and students with emergency and critical care patients and procedures as well as have an intermediate responsibility to provide instruction and demonstration to students, interns, and residents in a clinical setting. The person is expected to communicate effectively and demonstrate critical thinking and professionalism, have a strong knowledge of veterinary nursing care and techniques and have a basic understanding of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and disease processes.

Small Animal Internal Medicine Veterinary Technician

We are seeking an individual who is interested in providing exemplary patient care, teaching veterinary students and maintaining outstanding communication with both clients and referring veterinarians.

Laboratory Technician

The Clinical Pathology Laboratory within the University of Florida Veterinary Hospitals is recruiting for a Veterinary Lab Tech. The position accurately performs a variety of routine biological and chemical test procedures on blood, urine and other body fluids and tissues, from clinical and research animals. Procedures are performed in the hematology, chemistry, endocrinology, urinalysis and cytology laboratories, Performs preventive maintenance and quality control on laboratory equipment, Performs quality control on analytical procedures at required intervals and documents QC in the appropriate logs.

Neurology Veterinary Technician

The Veterinary Technician position in UF’s Neurology department assists with the following: receiving neurology patients for evaluation and rechecks, performing nursing care functions such as feeding, treatments, bandaging, and physical therapy, instructing veterinary students in general technical skills as well as specialized neurology nursing, client and referring veterinarian communication, and assisting clinicians in performing exams and procedures on patients, among other responsibilities.

Veterinary Assistant/Kennel Technician

The University of Florida Small Animal Hospital is seeking full time or part time Veterinary Assistant/Kennel Assistant to work in our Emergency and critical care service. We are looking for someone who wants to work around animals but not opposed to lots of cleaning. This position is important in maintaining a clean, safe, and functional area so we can provide a high standard of care for our patients.

Zoological Medicine Technician

The UF Zoological Medicine service is seeking a Veterinary Technician. This position will be responsible for patient care and handling of exotic and wildlife species. This position will be responsible for: receiving patients for evaluation and rechecks, performing nursing care functions such as feeding, treatments, bandaging, and medication administration, instructing veterinary students in general technical skills as well as safety, administering anesthesia to a wide variety of species, and assisting clinicians in performing exams and procedures on patients, among other responsibilities.

UF PETS Practice Manager

The UF Veterinary Hospital is recruiting for a Practice Manager to oversee our emergency practice in Ocala, FL (UF PETS). The individual will be responsible for management of personnel, facilities & equipment, marketing & client relations and financial management of this practice. The critical competencies for this position include analytical skills, relationship building, excellent communication skills and the ability to plan and prioritize. A strong business background is preferred.

EMR Coordinator 

We are looking for an individual who will be responsible for developing, implementing and managing the Electronic Medical Record (Cornerstone) training program for the University of Florida Veterinary Hospitals.

P/T UF PETS Receptionist

Our Ocala Clinic is looking for a part time receptionist on the weekends. They need someone who can check-in/check-out clients at the front desk, accept payments and deposits from clients as well as answer phone calls and evaluate emergencies as they come in the door.

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