Nov 09, 2019

Supervising Registered Veterinary Technician

  • Guide Dogs for the Blind
  • San Rafael, CA, USA
Full time Veterinarian

Job Description

Let your commitment to quality guide you here.

At Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB), our commitment to quality defines the essence of who we are. Change a life and make a difference in the world as you work with top Veterinarians, learn countless new skills, and help support our mission to improve the lives of people who are blind and visually impaired. That's just some of what you'll experience when you join the team at GDB. As the Supervising Registered Veterinary Technician on our beautiful campus in San Rafael, California, you'll maintain optimal health for our amazing dogs in their journey to become successful guides and beyond.


As our Supervising RVT, you will recruit, hire, supervise, and develop our Veterinary Technician team; schedule Technician to ensure coverage; coordinate Volunteers to assist with the daily workload; assist with inventory management; and monitor protocols to ensure compliance with American Animal Hospital Association, Veterinary Medical Board, OSHA, and DEA guidelines.


The qualifications you'll need:

  • California RVT license
  • Associate's degree in Veterinary Technology or equivalent from an AVMA-accredited program
  • 3+ years of position-related experience; supervisor experience desirable
  • Ability to work holidays, weekends, and on call as required


What sets us apart?

  • You will love supporting our mission as you ensure the health of our yellow and black Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers, and Lab/Golden crosses through all stages of their lives.
  • You'll have the opportunity to continuously learn with excellent support and mentoring from our exceptional Veterinarians.
  • We have state-of-the-art facilities and the resources to provide excellent care for our dogs, which makes this a great place to work and learn.
  • We support continuing education and professional development that aligns with our goals.
  • Our generous benefits package includes medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, 403(b), tuition reimbursement, and great wellness perks like yoga, circuit training, and an onsite gym.
  • Easy access to SMART train
  • You can bring your dog to work!


Guide Dogs for the Blind

The largest guide dog school in North America, Guide Dogs for the Blind creates inspiring partnerships between people, dogs, and communities. With exceptional client services and a robust network of instructors, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or have low vision, throughout the U.S. and Canada. Our team includes approximately 300 employees and 3,000 volunteers, supporting 2,300 working teams (clients and guide dogs).


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Guide Dogs for the Blind does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, ancestry, age, medical condition, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. GDB also makes reasonable accommodations for qualified, disabled employees.

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