MTS Level 6 - Electronic Medical Records Liaison - Veterinary Teaching Hospital - Atlantic Veterinary College

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Date of Posting: 
September 30, 2012
Veterinary Teaching Hospital - Atlantic Veterinary College
MTS Level 6 - Electronic Medical Records Liaison
Full-time Term Position
Hours of Work: 

37.5 hours per week

$45,457 - $50,007 per annum, prorated to term as per CUPE 1870 (salary under review)

October 2012 to October 2013 (Term may be reduced or extended depending on performance, available funding and departmental requirements.)

The Atlantic Veterinary College requires an Animal Health Technician to act as a liaison between the Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) and IT Systems and Services (ITSS) in the development and completion of a new electronic medical records (EMR) system for the VTH in addition to being available to support the work of the VTH as an animal health technician when needed. RESPONSIBILITIES: • working as a liaison between the VTH and ITSS for matters pertaining to the EMR system • developing an EMR training program for VTH users • being responsible for ongoing training for VTH users • providing first line support for EMR use in the VTH • assisting doctors, students, and other staff with the care of patients in the VTH • maintaining a high standard of cleanliness in the VTH • other duties as assigned QUALIFICATIONS: • A graduate of a recognized AHT program (Registered Veterinary Technician is preferred) • A 4-year degree in business or integrative technology would be seen as a benefit • 2 years of clinical experience in a veterinary setting as an AHT • Excellent interpersonal, communication, computer skills • Ability to problem solve, develop documentation, and work as a part of a team

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and references to be received no later than the closing date to Please ensure that your first and last name and the competition number are included in the email subject line. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

Successful Candidate(s): 

A. Jack

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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