The County of Volusia is seeking a Management Specialist - Working Title: Veterinary Technician for the Animal Services Division. This position will be located in Daytona Beach, Florida; and will perform advanced para-professional work overseeing the daily general and surgical operations of the Volusia County Animal Care Clinic and Mobile Clinic. Candidate is required to have graduated from an American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) program with a valid and active Florida Veterinary Medical Association (FVMA) Certification.
(NOTE: These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position.)
Graduation from high school or possession of GED AND four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in administrative and technical support with in a veterinary clinic.
Having met the minimum requirements, the preferred candidate will have two (2) years of experience in a high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter (HQHVSN) clinic environment.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
ADA REQUIREMENTS: Mental Demands: Ability to read and comprehend technical and scientific manuals, journals, documents associated with program area; reports, safety instructions, memos, letters; may be required to read and comprehend legal documents and financial reports. Ability to perform basic mathematical functions. Ability to write letters, procedures, memos, reports relaying information, ideas, data, and detail. Ability to speak clearly and concisely relaying information to laymen. Ability to analyze data and develop conclusions.Physical Demands: Work lifting and/or carrying objects weighing 50 pounds. Visual acuity (peripheral vision and depth perception) necessary to operate a motorized vehicle. Hearing, speaking, pushing, pulling, stooping, kneeling, reaching, and finger dexterity.Environmental Demands: Inside and outside work in various physical environments. Exposure to fumes, odors, dust, blood and other bodily fluids, chemicals, noise, confined spaces. Occasional exposure to outdoor conditions, humidity, heat, sun, uneven terrain, etc.