The primary purpose of the position is to be responsible for ensuring all veterinary technician duties are completed in the Community Practice and Clinical Science Surgery Laboratory.
- Ensure Clinical Science Surgery labs are set up to meet student needs and according to faculty requirements.
- Responsible for the care of surgical instruments
- Assists doctors in special procedures (bronchoscopy and endoscopy)
- Demostrate surgery skills to 6th and 7th semester students - Assist in 6th semester surgery exams
- Order supplies for Clinical Science labs
- Monitor cleanliness and condition of kennels
- Train new clinicians and techs in use of equipment
Completes other duties as assigned.
- Vet Tech Certificate preferred
- Vet Tech experience
- Experience in the functions of hospital and surgery labs
- Experience using specialized equipment
- Ability to work independently
- Excellent learning and communication skills
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. A cutting-edge curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible training for tomorrow’s veterinarians. Students benefit from seven semesters of integrated preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States, Canada, Europe and Australia.
Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries and includes zoonotic diseases, food safety and security, environmental health, and conservation medicine. We prioritize recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21st century.