The Instructional Veterinary Technician I, under direct supervision, participates in the instruction of undergraduate-level courses to meet the needs of the Veterinary Technology Program. This includes hands-on laboratory responsibilities and may include classroom-lecture instruction. Assists veterinary staff with medical management of program animals and medical cases including daily husbandry, supportive care and medical treatments.
This position will oversee the daily care of all on-site animals. Courses are assigned based on the employee's interest and area of expertise. Ample opportunity for CE and unique research experiences are available.
If you are interesting in working with a dedicated team of animal professionals as part of a program that specializes in non-traditional career paths, consider applying!
If you have any additional questions about the position, please contact Christine Hoskinson, MS, LVT, Assistant Director of Veterinary Technology at email@example.com
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Assist in daily animal care and the management of medical cases
Effectively instruct students in all content included in assigned VETT courses
Maintain classroom and laboratory spaces and assist with quality control on equipment and facility cleanliness/maintenance
Support student success through ready availability, mentoring and advising
Ensure accurate entry and completion of medical records
Support other instructors in class/laboratory settings, as needed
Maintain professional licensure and stay current on veterinary medicine affairs
Participate in the academic affairs of the department, college, and university, as needed
About Texas A&M University Kingsville VETT Program
A veterinary technology bachelors degree program located in South Texas. This program has a strong focus on training technicians to fulfill "non-traditional" jobs including research, exotics, wildlife, large animal and specialty practices.