Our hospital is looking for an enthusiastic, compassionate and friendly individual to fill our licensed veterinary technician position. Contribute to a positive and productive work environment while caring for the communities pets and educating pet owners. The right candidate will have experience assisting doctors with surgery procedures and exam rooms, monitoring anesthesia, dental prophylaxis and labratory procedures. As a fear free practice, the right individual will also understand the importance of low-stress handling and be able to educate clients on techniques and prodcutes to help reduce their pet's stress.
Our new facility is equipped with electronic medical records, dental DR, flat panel DR, an ultrasound machine, supera anesthetic machines, active savenging system, an oxygen cage, and quality in house CBC, Chemistry/Electrolyte, and urinalysis labratory machines.
Our ultimate goal is to provide high quality, compassionate veterinary care that is valued by our clients.
Paid Time Off
Have an outgoing, positive attitude
Comfortable around companion animals (cats, dogs, small pocket pets)
Utilize Fear Free and low-stress handling techniques
Have strong multi-task skills
Effectively communicate and educate clients
Effectively communicate with co-workers
Strong attention to detail
Have excellent work ethic
Understand basic vaccine protocols, treatment plans, and preventative recommendations
Ability to learn and utilize practice mangament software effectively
About Barker Animal Hospital
We are a progressive small animal hospital located in the Greenbier Neighborhood of Chesapeake, Virginia. Our goal: To provide high quality, compassionate veterinary care that is valued by our clients. Our Philosophy: By educating and partnering with our clients, we empower them to seek out and provide their pets the care they need for a happy, healthy life. Our new facility is well equipped with the tools needed to practice high quality veterinary medicine. We are fully computerized with electronic medical records. Our equipment includes dental DR, flat panel DR, LogicQ ultrasound, Supera anesthesia machine, active scavenging system, oxygen cage, safe effective patient warming system, quality full in house laboratory, Avia tonopen, Heska IV pumps, cardell touch multi-parameter vitals monitors and doppler unit.