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Posted Job Title Veterinary Nurse Emergency Services
Job Profile Title Veterinary Technician, Emergency Services A
Job Description Summary This nurse will function as part of an elite team of nurses trained to provide the highest level of nursing care to emergency and critically ill animals.
This nurse will provide patient care to emergency and critical care patients. This involves triage, CPR, pain management, imaging, anesthesia, administering medications, IV and urinary catheter placement. Teaching the future veterinarians and veterinary nurses.
Veterinary Technician, Emergency Services A- 0-1 year of veterinary experience and board eligible within 3 months
Veterinary Technician, Emergency Services B- 1-2 years of veterinary experience and a CVT
Veterinary Technician, Emergency Services C- 3-4 years of veterinary experience and a CVT
This is a weekend overnight, 36 hour shift 8:00 p.m to 8:00 a.m Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
This position requires the ability to stand for prolonged periods of time, kneel on the ground working with patients, lifting over 25 pounds consistently with support.
This is a high noise environment with barking dogs and many people.
Job Location - City, State Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Department / School School of Veterinary Medicine
Pay Range $15.44 - $26.25
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.