At Happy Tails Veterinary Hospital we pride ourselves on quality patient care and customer service. We are growing clinic and are looking to expand our team, as our hospital expands. Our team members will exhibit positive professionalism not only for our clients but also for their fellow team members. We are a full-service animal hospital and are accepting applications for a full time Registered Veterinary Technician or an experienced Veterinary Technician. Potential candidates must be LVT, RVT, CVT or 5-7 years experience in small animal medicine with experience in exotics preferred. We are looking for someone to be a leader and a guide for all of the tech assistants.
Personal qualities that are essential:
Open to learning and educating clients and other technicians/assistants
Willing to work in front of clients
CVT or equivalent or 5-7 years of small animal experience with exotic experience preferred Knowledge of current veterinary medical dentistry standards
Knowledge of Animal Behavior and husbandry
Good written and verbal communication skills
Use of medical terminology
Attention to detail
Knowledge of Infinity management software preferred but not required
Managing the technician assistants and guide them in their training
Extensive experience required in Anesthesia, Dentistry, Exam Rooms and general hospital operations.
Full medical and surgical care duties will include:
Preparation of animals for anesthesia and surgery, including placement of IV catheters and monitoring anesthesia
Properly restrain animals for examination and administration of treatments
Taking blood and other lab samples from dogs, cats and exotics (mammals, avian, reptiles, amphibians)
Assist the veterinarian in the exam room as well as lead exam rooms
Run a variety of lab tests and assist in taking x-rays
Microscope use and interpretation of various cytology (urine, skin, FNA)
Be comfortable with computerized medical records
Computer skills including typing and Office Suite is helpful
Saturday and evening availability is essential --Competitive salary To learn more about our hospital, please INCLUDE resume, salary requirements, and three references when responding to this advertisement.
Must be able to pass a drug test
Job Type: Full-time or Part Time
About Happy Tails Veterinary Hospital
Small animal and exotic (avian/small mammals/amphibians/reptiles) general, full service hospital.