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Technicians @ The Family Pet Hospital
As a Veterinary Technician, in our full-service hospital, you will be responsible to assist in the care of our animal patients under the direction of our Veterinarians. Our veterinary hospital is interested in hiring a strong candidate who under the veterinarian’s direction of care, is proficient in determining animal requirements; conducting diagnostic procedures; assisting in surgical procedure and anesthetic monitoring. Responsibilities also include but are not limited to maintaining patient records; maintaining supply and equipment inventory. If you love animals and are passionate to providing high quality care in a team-oriented hospital as a Veterinary Technician, please submit your application today.
Specific Responsibilities / Skills:
Include by not limited to:
Multi-task; ability to work in a fast paced environment;
Excellent communication, organization and problem solving skills;
Under the Veterinarian’s direction, determine animal requirements; review patient care, treatments and records; complete laboratory tests and diagnostic imaging.
Animal restraint; assembly of surgical suite and instruments; operating and monitoring anesthesia; venipuncture and IV catheter placement; administration of medication via oral or injectable.
Education & Experience:
Associate’s degree in veterinary technology, or a biology-related degree or equivalent;
3+ years’ experience as a Veterinary Technician;
Certification in Veterinary Technology (CVT) is preferred;
Experience with exotic animals is preferred but not required;
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Knowledge and experience in animal behavior and husbandry;
Use of veterinary medical technologies/diagnostic equipment such as digital radiography, bloodwork analyzers, dental equipment and surgical equipment;
Medical record-keeping skills
About The Family Pet Hospital
The hospital was founded by Dr. Cristina Valas, its current owner in February 1998. It has grown into a busy state of the art, 2 veterinarian practice which prides itself in providing high end veterinary services such as laser surgery, digital radiography, dentistry, ultrasonography and more as well as exceptional client care and attention. A succesful member of this team, contributes to its growth and continued development and enhancement.