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Healthcare

5 Jobs Listed

Veterinary Technician - Oncology

Date Posted: April 19, 2018

Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018

Organization: Animal Emergency & Specialty Center of Knoxville

Location: Other

City: Knoxville, TN

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: DOE

Requirements:

Animal Emergency & Specialty Center of Knoxville is a busy, well-established, state-of-the-art small animal/exotic hospital with emergency and specialty services including 24-hour Emergency & Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, and Avian & Exotics. Our oncologist, Dr. Jeff Phillips, is nationally recognized for his practice, his research, and his teaching skills. Imagine what you can learn and do!

Position Description:

Animal Emergency & Specialty Center is East Tennessee’s premier veterinary emergency & specialty hospital and we have an opportunity for you! 

Animal Emergency & Specialty Center of Knoxville is a busy, well-established, state-of-the-art small animal/exotic hospital with emergency and specialty services including 24-hour Emergency & Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, and Avian & Exotics. Our oncologist, Dr. Jeff Phillips, is nationally recognized for his practice, his research, and his teaching skills. Imagine what you can learn and do!

Our technicians have the same responsibilities as technicians working at traditional small animal hospitals, but we have a different caseload.

  • Prepare and administer chemotherapy
  • Assist in the medical treatment of animals
  • Laboratory procedures
  • Radiology and CT
  • Client communication
  • Medical procedures
  • Pharmacy
  • Operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment
  • Daily treatment of hospitalized patients
  • Record keeping

Requirements

Two or more years veterinary technician experience, intelligence, good communication skills, compassion, a positive attitude, and a willingness to learn and grow are essential. Licensed and unlicensed techs will be considered. Previous specialty medicine experience is a plus.

We invest in our employees! We offer:

  • Excellent pay
  • Generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and company-matching 401k
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Opportunity to work with a dynamic multi-disciplinary team in a state-of-the-art facility
  • Opportunity to grow your career as part of a fast-growing specialty and emergency hospital

Please send a cover letter and resume. All resumes will be kept confidential. We welcome casual and serious inquires. We look forward to hearing from you!

Contact Name: Kathryn Smith

Contact Phone Number: 5123541066

Contact Email: ksmith@innovetivepetcare.com

Program(s): Veterinary Technology

Referral Information: Apply online

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Emergency Technician

Date Posted: April 19, 2018

Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018

Organization: Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory

Location: Other

City: Hickory

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: DOE

Requirements:

Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory seeks an experienced ER technician to join our powerhouse team. This is an opportunity to utilize your education and skillset to the fullest while continuing to grow. Work with board certified specialists and a great emergency medical team to provide optimal patient care.

Position Description:

Looking for a dynamic opportunity where you can really make a difference?


Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory seeks an experienced ER technician to join our powerhouse team. This is an opportunity to utilize your education and skillset to the fullest while continuing to grow. Work with board certified specialists and a great emergency medical team to provide optimal patient care.

Why work with Veterinary Referral Hospial of Hickory? 

Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory is the team of veterinarians other veterinarians call when they need special expertise, special procedures, or special equipment. As an ER technician, you will be compassionate and focused, work well under pressure, and have a great attitude. We are the veterinary hospital that provides 24/7 emergency and critical care. We are committed to care that is as compassionate as it is advanced.


Responsibilities include:
• Taking radiographs and conduct CT scans
• Proper restraint of animals
• Monitor and Record Vital Signs
• Cleaning and Bandaging Wounds
• Administering IV Fluids and Injections
• Applying Casts
• Sterilizing Surgical Equipment
• Assist the surgeon during consultations and evaluations
• Administer anesthesia
• Prepping for and Assisting with Surgery
• Perform laboratory procedures
• Dispense medications
• Maintaining Case Files
• Comfort, support, and educate Pet Owners
• And more

We invest in our employees! Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory offers a competitive salary and excellent benefit package for all full-time employees including health, dental, continued education and much more! 

Please send your resume and letter of interest today! We look forward to hearing from you!

Contact Name: Kathryn Smith

Contact Phone Number: 5123541066

Contact Email: ksmith@innovetivepetcare.com

Program(s): Veterinary Technology

Referral Information: Apply online

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Veterinary Technician at Sun Dog Cat Moon

Date Posted: April 19, 2018

Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018

Organization: Sun Dog Cat Moon Veterinary Clinic

Location: Other

City: Johns Island

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Depends on skills and experience

Requirements:

Sun Dog Cat Moon Veterinary Clinic seeks a full-time, motivated veterinary technician to join our team and support the veterinarians by assisting them in procedures, providing quality of care, and excelling at client communication!

Position Description:

Sun Dog Cat Moon Veterinary Clinic seeks a full-time, motivated veterinary technician to join our team and support the veterinarians by assisting them in procedures, providing quality of care, and excelling at client communication!

Why work with us at Sun Dog Cat Moon?  

Sun Dog Cat Moon Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary practice however, we are proud to integrate therapies unavailable at many veterinary practices including acupuncture, laser therapy, herbal supplements, canine massage, and traditional Chinese medicine. We are a well-established, full-service practice that has integratergrated western and eastern medicine to provide the best, most thorough care. Our skilled veterinary team works hard to ensure every experience is a healthy and positive experience for our client’s pets. This is a wonderful opportunity to use your western medical skills while learning and growing your skillset in Chinese medicine. Our building is a delightful converted island house with a relaxing porch and newly-built extension. 

We invest in our employees! We offer an amazing benefits packing including health, dental, and vision insurance, 401K with company match, as well as continued education opportunities, and a very educational work environment. 

We offer:

• Competitive compensation
• Generous benefit package including medical, dental, vision, PTO, CE, 401k match, and more
• Opportunities for ongoing education and professional development
• A great work environment

If you have veterinary technician experience, excellent communication skills, a positive attitude, and the desire to learn and grow, please send your resume and a letter of interest for consideration. All inquiries will be kept confidential. We look forward to hearing from you!

Contact Name: Kathryn Smith

Contact Phone Number: 5123541066

Contact Email: O_yDmh88@sundogcatmoon.recruiterbox.com

Program(s): Veterinary Technology

Referral Information: Apply online

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Veterinarian Technician

Date Posted: March 16, 2018

Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018

Organization: Four Paws Animal Clinic

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Based on experience & education

Requirements:

Self-motivated
Committment 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
Certification a plus, but not a requirement
High shool diploma or equivalent

 

Position Description:

Our busy, small animal clinic provides traditional medical, surgical, and dental services, as well as acupuncture, chiropractic and alternative medicine services.    We are looking for a Veterinary Technician to join our fast-paced team.   Our Vet Techs 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 assisting Veterinarians in the care of animals, including patient examinations, surgical/dental procedures, client communications, and restraining animals.  They are responsible for stocking exam and surgical rooms, sterilizing tools, and maintaining the cleanliness of the clinic.  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.  

Benefits
Competitive pay with experience
Health insurance
401(k)
Uniforms provided
Employee pet discount
Paid time off

 

 

Schedule: M-F rotating Saturdays

Contact Name: Maribeth Word

Contact Phone Number: 803-790-7297

Contact Email: maribeth@fourpawsanimalclinic.com

Program(s): Veterinary Technology

Referral Information: Call or email if interested.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Date Posted: June 29, 2017

Deadline: Monday, December 31, 2018

Organization: VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital

Location: Other

City: Alexandria, VA

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $36,000 per year and up

Requirements:

Licensed as a veterinary technician in the State of Virginia

Position Description:

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital is seeking Credentialed Veterinary Technicians who are interested in employment with our Small Animal General Practice or in our Emergency Department. We are a long-established (1942!), AAHA-accredited, VECCS Level II certified, 20 doctor practice in Alexandria, Virginia.

You?ve worked hard for your credentialing and we want you to use the knowledge that you?ve invested your time and talent in.

You will enjoy exposure to a diverse and stimulating caseload, where we employ the most advanced imaging and monitoring tools. You will sharpen your skills?and even learn some new techniques. Visit our website at vcaalexandria.com to learn more about us and the services we offer.

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision and paid vacation, 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts, paid CE, license renewals and more!

Schedule: Please note that this position requires a flexible schedule and the ability to work weekends, overnights and holidays.

Contact Name: Karen Bates

Contact Email: karen.bates@vca.com

Program(s): Veterinary Technology

Referral Information: email Karen.bates@vca.com