We are looking for a Lead Veterinary Technician to join our team at Village West Veterinary!
$1,500 Sign-on Bonus!!!
Our veterinary technicians are responsible for a variety of tasks related to customer service and patient care within our practice. Duties include low-stress animal handling, pre- and post-operative patient care, performing diagnostics and treatments delegated by the veterinarian, anesthesia (including induction, surgery prep, monitoring, and recovery), venipuncture, in house diagnostic testing, dentistry, radiology, assisting with ultrasonography, preparing medications, presenting financial options and estimates, accurately entering service charges into practice management software, and extensive client interaction. The schedule includes evenings and rotating Saturdays. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with skill level and experience.
CVT or 5 years of technician experience required
Competency in collecting a patient's history and vitals
Superb client education skills on preventive care
Solid venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration skills
Ability to set up, position, and take digital radiographs
Comfortable collecting, setting up, and interpreting of in-house laboratory and cytology tests
Competency in monitoring anesthesia and performing dental prophylaxis and radiography
Intake and discharge of appointments and surgical patients
Team player and willingness to cross train in all areas of a general practice
Self-driven accountability for learning
Positive attitude and conflict resolution skills
Why work at Village West Veterinary?
We offer a wonderful benefits package including medical, vision, & dental, paid parental leave, continuing education, PTO, generous pet care discounts, matching 401(k), and much more! Visit our website for more information about our practice: www.villagewestvet.com