Temporary position will be available at Blandon Family Veterinary Practice this fall to cover a pregnancy leave with the current veterinary technician. Position projected to be 8 weeks, and starting in mid-October.
Looking for an experienced veterinary technician. Licensed technician status is preferred but not mandatory if well experienced as documented in resume and supported by references. We are a small, one-doctor practice. Candidate needs to be self sufficient as they will be the only technician on duty. Must be capable in restraining large dogs and fractious animals. Needs to be proficient in placing IV catheters. Must have ability to induce anesthesia, intubate, prepare surgical sites, connect vital signs monitoring equipment, and oversee anesthesia while the doctor performs surgery. Other necessary skills as customary to the industry (administering medications, etc.).
Please see our website for information on our business hours. Team members arrive 30 minutes prior to business opening time, and generally finish duties within 30-60 minutes after business closing time. Usually the technician works 37-40 hours per week (uncommon but occasionally longer due to patient load and emergencies).
Please reply with cover letter, resume, and references for consideration.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable with experience level