The Veterinary Technician assists the doctor(s) to the fullest possible extent, to help improve the quality of care given to the patients, and to aid the doctor in achieving greater efficiency by relieving them of technical work at Pet First Animal Hospital. The Veterinary Technician assists in multiple procedures providing care for animals including physical examinations, dental procedures, surgeries, immunizations, euthanasia as well as client education, marketing and inventory maintenance. This position requires a working knowledge of pharmaceutical drugs, common diseases; their symptoms, means of transmission, treatment and prevention, and other basic preventative health care recommendations. This is an overview of the position and the job responsibilities listed do not encompass the entire position. The Veterinary Technician is under the direct guidance and supervision of the veterinarian and practice manager.
Minimum of 1 year experience. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Compter literate.
Additional Salary Information: Salary depends on experience.
Pet First Animal Hospital welcomes you and your four legged friends! We are an AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital. This means we hold ourselves to a higher standard. Pets are our passion, and keeping them healthy is our #1 priority. Here, we strive to deliver excellent care for your pets, because your pets deserve nothing less! Learn more about AAHA accreditation and why our accreditation is... important to you and your pet. Visit the Pet Owner Page from AHAA.
Pet First Animal Hospital's family-oriented staff is committed to providing you with state of the art veterinary care while maintaining an atmosphere of respect, support, and continued education.
Our veterinarian and veterinary staff offer a complete range of veterinary services, including vaccinations, boarding, routine, major, and emergency medical, surgical, and dental services. We also have hospitalization and critical care. Please come and tour our facility anytime.
Pet First Animal Hospital has been serving the veterinary needs of communities like Bradenton and Sarasota, FL for over 30 years. We also have clients from Lakewood Ranch, Oneco, Myakka City, Samoset, Parrish, Ellenton and Palmetto. We look forward to serving you and your pets needs!