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Kansas State University
Posted: 02/8/2022
Veterinary Assistant - Small Animal Medicine

Veterinary Assistant - Small Animal Medicine


Department: 3670080070 Veterinary Health Center

Job no: 512251

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Veterinary Medicine

Pay Grade: 05A


About This Role:

The Veterinary Health Center (VHC) within the College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applicants for a Veterinary Assistant in Small Animal Medicine. This employee maintains equipment and supply status in for Small Animal Medicine at the VHC and is responsible for assisting clinicians and senior veterinary students as they provide critical care to clients cases in this work area. Responsible for cleanliness, accuracy and financial accountability.


Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:


We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the


What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:


• High School Diploma and one year of relevant experience.


Preferred Qualifications:


• Ability to work with and provide preventative maintenance for ordinary veterinary medical hospital equipment. Ability to handle, restrain and provide medical treatments to domestic animals.


Other Requirements:


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment


How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:


• Cover Letter

• Resume

• Contact information for three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:


Screening begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.


Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$13.70 - $20.54 hourly


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.


Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.


Advertised: Feb 07, 2022


Application Closes: Open until filled


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