Requisition Number: 03024084 Final Filing Date: 06-26-2019 Closing Date: Payroll Title: VETERINARIAN 3 Number of Positions: 1 Salary: $6,858.33 - $16,558.33/mo Appointment Type: Contract Appointment Description: 100%. Hours to be arranged. Contract ends 1 year from date of hire with possibility of extension. Overtime Eligible (FLSA): Exempt Union/HEERA Representation: This position is not represented by a collective bargaining unit
Department: VET MED TEACHING HOSPITAL - 072105 Department Description: The Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH) is a unit that provides clinical case material in support of the teaching programs throughout the School of Veterinary Medicine on a 24-hour basis. Its primary objectives are to train professional (veterinary) students, graduate clinical students (interns and residents), and graduate academic students; to provide veterinary services to the public; to serve as a referral center for practicing veterinarians, and to advance veterinary medical knowledge.
Location: Davis Allow Applicants to Attach: Resume Cover Letter References
Job Summary: Provide high quality veterinary care for patients and clients within the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital as part of the Medical Oncology team. Responsible for overseeing the training of veterinary students, residents and technicians.
Physical Demands: - Maneuver/lift equipment and materials weighing up to 50 pounds. - Handle animals weighing up to 50 pounds. - Contact with animals, including restraint of animals (sometimes fractious) as required. - May be required to wear protective clothing for extended periods of time including: gown, coveralls, gloves, masks, face shields, goggles, sleeves and head covers.
Work Environment: -Backup and on-call shifts for weekends and recognized UC holidays will be shared with Medical Oncology Faculty.
-This position is subject to Medical Surveillance procedures and review in accordance with Federal and State Laws and Regulations and University Policy.
-Work under regular exposure to zoonotic diseases, anesthesia, cleaning chemicals and exposure to radioactive patients.
-May require working with or around areas with sick animals, hazardous materials, and/or infectious diseases, and distraught clients.
-UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.
Background Check Required: Yes
Minimum Qualifications: -DVM, VMD, or equivalent.
-California veterinary medicine license.
-Thorough knowledge of veterinary medicine as it applies to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases.
-Advanced knowledge in the area of Medical Oncology as demonstrated by completion of a residency training program in medical oncology.
-Skills to provide oversight of professional DVM students, resident, and animal health technicians in all aspects within the area of Medical Oncology.
Preferred Qualifications: -Board certification in Medical Oncology (ACVIM or ECVIM).
-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work collegially with other disciplines for the benefit of the patient.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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