Veterinary Assistant/Veterinary Technician

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: November 30, 2019

Organization: Pet Paradise

Location: Other

City: Indian Land

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: 12-16/hr

Requirements:

Qualifications:  

  • Lab and medical records knowledge: Ability to read a fecal float, fecal direct, and ear/skin cytology, understands SOAP
  • Comfortable with in-house hematology equipment or reference lab (what blood tubes are needed) etc. 
  • Comfortable with anesthesia monitoring 
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of basic canine/feline vaccines and basic vital signs for dogs and cats 
               Licensed Technicians:
                     -At least six months prior experience as a veterinary assistant/technician
                      -Skilled in Phlebotomy (cephalic and lateral saphenous, jugular; SQ injections or SQ Fluids)
                      -Experience with dental prophylaxis a plus
Job Description:

Essential Functions of the Veterinary Assistant/ Vet Technician include:

  • Provide quality, compassionate care while maximizing productivity
  • Maintain medical charts, complete preparatory procedures
  • Provide comfort to pets and their families while delivering exceptional customer service
  • Actively listen and document accurate medical history
  • Will confidently explain basic diagnosis (ear infection, skin infection, intestinal parasites, etc.) to clients
  • Restraint and less fear, more fun handling
              Licensed Technicians:
                       
    -Perform dental prophylaxis, place IVCs, administer medications, and assist with surgerie
Schedule:
Full-time, four 10 hour days
Contact Name:
Ally Reed, CVT
Contact Phone Number: n/a
Application Process:
apply online: https://petparadiseresort.applicantpro.com/jobs/1210278.html

or email Resume and Cover Letter to areed@petparadisevet.com
Employer Address:

9881 Harrisburg Road, Indian Land
Indian Land, SC 29707
United States