Externship Opportunities

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Formal and Unpaid Externship:
  • Must be over 18 years of age (proper photo ID must be submitted)
  • Must be US citizen or have valid student visa
  • Must be enrolled in a university
  • Must have Official School Certification and proof of health and liability insurance coverage for the term of the externship signed by the university sponsor
  • Must have the approval of the OCVH owners
  • Limited to one 4-week block of time (subject to availability, but may be extended at the discretion of the Management)
  • Responsibilities will be defined by extern's experience, university program requirements, OCVH Management and NJ Veterinary Practice Act

Informal and Paid Externship:
  • Must be over 18 years of age and eligible for legal employment in NJ (proper photo ID, Social Security card, etc., must be submitted)
  • Must be enrolled in a university
  • Must have the approval of the OCVH owners
  • Limited to maximum of 40 hours per week
  • Limited to maximum of one 4-week block of time (subject to availability, but may be extended at the discretion of the Management)
  • Pay rate will be at NJ Minimum Wage
  • Depending on experience and training, extern will assist the doctors and perform other work duties