Jul 23, 2020
Veterinary Surgical Prep Technician Featured
The Lurie Spay/Neuter Clinic at PAWS Chicago has been providing low-cost spay and neuter services, as well as vaccinations and other forms of wellness, to the public since 2000. This Clinic plays a crucial part in reducing pet overpopulation and homelessness in Chicago. The Surgical Prep Technician assists the Veterinarian during medical and surgical procedures, anesthetizes and intubates patients prior to surgery, monitors anesthesia, administers vaccines and dispenses medication as prescribed by the veterinarian. The Technician should be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with teammates. Duties and Responsibilities Prepare animals for surgery. Calculate, draw up and administer medications. Shave, intubate and generally prepare animal for surgery as required by veterinarian including blood draws and IV catheter placement. Monitor animals under anesthesia, with a clear idea of abnormal conditions Ensure prompt and accurate paperwork is completed each day...
PAWS Chicago Chicago, IL, USA Full time