HCO Pet Clinic is seeking a full-time, experienced Veterinary Technician for our high volume surgical clinic. This position includes some weekends and evenings until close. Candidate must have clinical experience and be proficient in assisting surgical technicians in surgery, CPR, emergency medicine, drug calculations, daily computer data entry. Additionally, this position requires proficient knowledge of Idexx lab equipment. Must also possess and demonstrate an excellent team player attitude and be able to multi-task and show focus and follow through in a very busy environment. Must have an appreciation and desire to provide excellent customer experience.
Ability to work any hours within business hours, including Saturdays.
Ability to arrive at work 15 mins piror to start time.
Must be able to work standing or sitting for 8 or more hours
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds repeatedly throughout the day with help
Must be able to bend and kneel repeatedly
Veterinary Technician Certification a plus
1-2 years experience functioning in a veterinary environment
Ability to calculate dosage
Indirect supervision (direct supervision if the patient is anesthetized):
Application of bandages
Catheterization of the unobstructed bladder and inserting an indwelling catheter
Surgical site preparation
Injections of Immediate supervision of a licensed veterinarian or a licensed veterinary technician
Blood administration and collection
Understands and demonstrates Vaccine Protocol
Additional Salary Information: We offer Bonus and profit-sharing based on company goals
About HCO Pet Hostipal
Fast-paced veterinary clinic with high surgical volume. Welcoming, team orient environment where training, learning, and performance meet. Compassion and excellence are our Gold Star standards and we accept nothing less.