Requisition Number: 03024050 Final Filing Date: 06-21-2019 Closing Date: Payroll Title: VETERINARIAN 2 Number of Positions: 1 Salary: $5,916.67 - $12,733.33/MO Appointment Type: Career Appointment Description: 50% variable. Days and Hours to be arranged 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: Independent of supervision, provide diagnostic and therapeutic care for patients referred to the VMTH for behavioral evaluation and treatment. In addition, provide VMTH clinicians with consultations regarding behavior issues in patients brought to the VMTH for other reasons, and collaborate with them to provide the best possible medical care. Instruct DVM students and residents in small animal behavior.
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: -Work under 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.
-Employee is personally responsible for following health and safety guidelines/instructions.
-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: -Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree (VMD, BVSc).
-California Veterinary License.
-Residency training in Veterinary Behavior.
-Experience in public relations, marketing and communication.
-Interpersonal communication skills to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.
Preferred Qualifications: -Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists.
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.
Copyright 2017 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.