Animal Health Technician (OSU)

Note: This position is for current employees of The Ohio State University

University Title

Animal Health Technician

Working Title

Animal Health Technician


College of Veterinary Medicine

Department Location


Requisition Number


Summary of Duties

Provides direct animal care in a clinical environment; assists with training of students in technical procedures, animal care, and handling; may rotate among treatment areas; provides clinical assistance to faculty; prepares animals for procedures; administers treatments and medicine; sets up appropriate equipment and instruments; prepares and labels specimens; transports animals; maintains and stocks treatment areas; prepares and submits charges for services rendered.

Additional Information

Positions available in large animal and equine. May rotate among areas as needed. Some positions may have duties that include work with animal cadavers. May require successful completion of a criminal background check. Some positions may be eligible for differential pay.

Required Qualifications

Associate degree in animal health technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and current registered animal health technician in Ohio.

Desired Qualifications

Veterinary technician experience in equine

Target Salary

$22,360 - $28,725

Job Category

Civil Service

Job Appointment (FTE%)


Full/Part Time

Full Time

Temporary or Regular


How to Apply

  • Go to the OSU Job Search website
  • Click on Search Postings
  • Select Animal Health Technician from the Working Title dropdown menu
  • Select Civil Service for General Public from the Job Category dropdown menu
  • Click Search
  • View the job specifications by clicking View from the Job Title section
  • Click Apply for this Posting