Location: Woodside, California, , United States Posted: 2019-09-18 Position Title: Veterinary Technician Company Name: Village Square Veterinary Hospital Sector: Veterinary Job Type: Full-time Job Duration: Indefinite Min Education: None Required Travel: None
We are currently looking for an experienced veterinary technician/RVT to join our team. We are looking for friendly, motivated, professional who works well with fellow team members in a fast paced environment.
Salary depends upon experience. Benefit package, including 401K and health care coverage available to full time employees as well as staff discounts on services, products and pet foods.
Induce and monitor anesthesia
Establish and maintain IV catheters . Administer IV,IM, and SQ injections. Administer vaccinations, draw blood and carry out medical treatments.
Position for dental procedures(e.g. prophylactic cleaning and polishing, chart dentition, dental extractions which are within the scope of an RVT, dental radiographs.)
Assist with surgical procedures
Place and manage bandages, splints, and casts.
Maintain and properly handle /clean surgical, dental and other technical equipment
Perform in house lab tests
Assist veterinarians during appointments. Greets and rooms patients, clean exam rooms, makes record entries.
Admit and discharge patients.
Undertake other duties assigned.
This is a full -time position
Be flexible to working at our sister hospital.
Safely handle a variety of large breed dogs, weighing up to 90 lbs, with varying strength and manageability. Able to safely lift up to 40 lbs. Employees are required to seek assistance when lifting dogs or objects weighing more than 40 lbs.
Communicate effectively and professionally. Use common office equipment . Answer phones, make appointments. Go on house call appointments.
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with all encountered during the course of work.