Veterinary Technician

Date Posted: March 25, 2021

Deadline: April 2, 2021

Organization: Four Paws Animal Clinic

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Negotiable, typically starts at $14-16/hr

Requirements:

Four Paws Animal Clinic located in Columbia,South Carolina is seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team. Four Paws is a fast-paced, growing, four doctor practice. In order to be considered for this position all applicants must be licensed or be enrolled in a Licensed Veterinary Technician program with the expected graduation in the next 3 months. This opening is also extended to students looking for an externship. The right candidate must be able to interact with all staff members and clients in a professional and dynamic manner with a positive attitude. The ideal candidate must be a team player who is dependable and organized. We are looking for someone who is reliable, motivated, caring, and comfortable in a fast-paced, challenging environment. Our Vet Techs are responsible for supporting veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocating for pets, and educating clients. Our technicians must have the ability to assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with the states Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed Veterinary Technicians. Our technicians communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer wellness options, medications, and additional treatments. The candidate must use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, and organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs. Vet Techs may perform nail trims, clean and bandage wounds, check vital statistics, collect samples, perform laboratory testing, place IV catheters, perform x-rays, and administer medication. Veterinary Technician

Qualifications:

Self-motivated Commitment to high-quality patient care Rapid and efficient in multitasking

Detail oriented

Able to maintain composure in a fast paced, emotional environment

Available to work from 7:45 AM to 6:00 PM and rotating Saturdays

Able to lift 50 pounds

Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, LVMT) preferred

Benefits: Competitive pay

Health insurance 401(k)

Uniforms provided

Employee pet discount

Paid time off

Job Description:

Full time Veterinary Technician

Schedule:
4 days a week 8-6 with a fixed day off each week. Rotate through on Saturdays 9-12. We do not board animals so there will be no weekend or holiday requirements.
Contact Name:
Misty Johnson
Contact Phone Number: (803)790-7297
Application Process:
Please send your resume to Misty Johnson, Office manager @
Misty@FourPawsAnimalClinic.com
Employer Address:

4 Monckton Blvd
Columbia, SC 29206
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.