Hillsborough Community College – Veterinary Technology Instructor - The position requires: (1) at least an Associate’s in Science degree in Veterinary Technology and (2) credentialing as a Veterinary Technician. Preferred Qualifications: Prefer applicants with at least a Bachelor’s degree and one year of higher education teaching experience. Job Description - This position requires a visionary person with a strong desire to develop and implement a new and expanding veterinary technology program. Position will be responsible for classroom and laboratory instruction along with assisting in new program implementation, facility management and compliance, and veterinary medical services for program animals. For more details or to apply online go to http://jobs.hccfl.edu/postings/8063 Applicants must attach a resume, cover letter and a copy of their graduate transcript, showing at least the minimum qualifications, at the time of application. HCC is an EEO/AA/Vet/Disability/Minority Employer.
HCC history- HCC was one of the last community colleges to be created in Florida, founded in 1968. Only Pasco–Hernando State College, out of the 28-school Florida community college system, was founded later.
Academic profile - HCC has grown to include over 43,000 students. In 2010, HCC ranked 8th in the state and 20th in the nation in total number of associate degrees produced.
Campus - The Co...llege has five campuses located throughout the county. Locations include: Brandon, Dale Mabry, Plant City, Ybor City, and South Shore (on the south shore of Tampa Bay in Ruskin). There are also instructional centers at MacDill Air Force Base (South Tampa/aligned with the Plant City Campus) and at the Regent (Riverview) aligned with the Brandon Campus. Administrative offices and headquarters are located on Davis Islands, near downtown Tampa.
In January 2008 the school opened its first residence hall, Hawk's Landing, named after the school mascot. This marks HCC as one of the few community colleges with its own residence hall.
Organization and Administration - The college president is Dr. Ken Atwater.