Experienced or Certified Veterinary Technician at an AAHA accredited hospital
The Animal Hospital AAHA Accredited
Location: Longmont, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Required Education: High School
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
Want to work in a beautiful hospital with a great culture and team atmosphere?
The Animal Hospital is looking for an experienced veterinary technician (2+ years in the industry) and/or a Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team. We do have full-time or part-time positions available. Responsibilities include venipuncture, catheter placement, lab sample collection, admitting and discharging surgical patients, monitoring hospitalized patients, dispensing medications as directed by veterinarians, assisting doctors in exam rooms, and assisting with surgical procedures/dentals.
We are looking for someone who can take TPR and history for medical exams, is proficient in restraint, ability to complete diagnostics in-clinic, ability to communicate information to clients and other team members, strong anesthetic monitoring skills preferred but not required.
Why work for The Animal Hospital?
The Animal Hospital in Longmont, CO is a full-service veterinary hospital that has been caring for companion animals in Longmont and surrounding areas since 1946. Our dedicated veterinarians and experienced staff are committed to providing the highest quality veterinary care throughout the life of each pet. We are a busy four doctor AAHA accredited practice. We also have many doctors and technicians that are certified Fear Free. While upholding the highest standards in veterinary medicine, our team strives to individualize each role in the hospital to utilize your skills and knowledge to the best of your abilities. You will get to use your talents while learning from highly productive and knowledgeable teammates in an industry-leading hospital that truly wants you to succeed.
Full-time benefits start within 30 days of hire!
Medical with Health Savings account with employer contribution
PTO and Holiday Pay
Care Companion Plans for your pets, and more!
Additional Information: Our hospital is partnered with WellHaven Pet Health. This allows us to have a larger support system by connecting with other hospitals in the area while also remaining autonomous. WellHaven Pet Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Learn more at wellhavenpethealth.com.
CVT, RVT, or LVT (state specific) or 1-2+ years veterinary hospital experience
Graduated from an accredited veterinary technician program
Successfully completed the VTNE Prior experience and competent skills in anesthesia, surgery, and dentistry including dental x-ray
Proficient computer skills
Excellent communication skills
Outgoing, driven, compassionate individual willing and able to adapt to learn new things and continue to develop their skill set.
Work requires lifting and carrying animals (will be assisted by other staff members in lifting animals over 40 lbs).
Walks or stands for extended periods of time; frequently works in a bent position.
WellHaven is hiring!
Whether you are looking for a full-time career, part-time job or prefer to work on an “as needed” basis, WellHaven offers an opportunity you won’t get anywhere else!
Learn more about WellHaven at https://wellhavenpethealth.com/