Veterinary Specialty Hospital (VSH) is looking a full time Veterinary Technician to join our Emergency team.
About Veterinary Specialty Hospital: At VSH our mission is to advance the veterinary profession through our leadership in medicine, education, business and promotion of the human-animal bond. We strive to bring together caring, warm and intelligent people who love to serve and help and are among the best in their field.
About the Job: As a Vet Tech in ER you will be responsible for:
Triaging incoming patients and managing clients throughout their visit
Partnering with DVM’s in patient assessment, diagnostics, treatments, and procedures, and catheter placement
Obtaining and processing laboratory samples such as blood, urine, free fluid, and fine needle aspirates.
Utilizing different modalities of radiology imaging for patient assessment
Executing, monitoring, and recovering all assigned sedation and anesthetic events
Providing outstanding client care in order to maintain long-term relationship with clients
Must have excellent medical vocabulary, knowledge of intermediate and advanced emergency/critical care procedures and monitoring anesthesia for emergency procedures
Minimum of 1 year of experience working in Emergency and Critical Care.
Minimum of 2 years experience in a veterinary hospital setting required. Recent graduates with an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Technology will be considered.
Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment and commitment to develop long-term relationships with colleagues, clients, and community is required.
Positive outlook and ability to work well in a collaborative environment.
Excellent communication and organizational skills are required, and the ability to deliver exceptional client service is expected.
RVT or VTS preferred, but not required
Benefits of Working at VSH:
Compensation is based on experience and skill level.
Full-time benefits include pet insurance, health, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), Employee Assistance Program, paid time off, uniforms, and a generous CE allowance.