Sep 28, 2020

Experienced CVT/Veterinary Technician

$15.00 - $19.00 hourly
  • Pinellas Animal Hospital
  • Pinellas Park, FL, USA
Full time   Veterinary Technician

Job Description

NOW HIRING - Full time CVT/Veterinary Technician required for busy 5 doctor, AAHA Accredited practice in Pinellas Park, Florida.

Do you always have a passion for what you do? Are you continually working towards medical excellence while working in a team environment? Do you believe in and have a commitment for supportive actions for every pet, every client, every day? If you answered a resounding YES, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Pinellas Animal Hospital is a growing company, with a positive work culture; our team is a solid group of dedicated professionals who strive to deliver the best veterinary and customer care available to both our patients and clients. We are looking for an energetic self-starter with drive and passion who is proficient in all technical skills with at least 2 years of clinical experience. Must possess strong communication skills, have experience with dental procedures and surgical assistance along with the ability to work well within a team. Benefits include Simple IRA, health insurance, uniforms supplied, holiday/sick pay and continuing education opportunities. Wages depend upon qualifications and experience.

Come and join our team and experience all that life has to offer along the gulf coast of sunny Florida! From the many restaurants and museums of St Petersburg’s Beach Drive to the laid back ambience of downtown Dunedin. Follow this link http://www.visitstpeteclearwater.com/ if you would like to find out more about our beautiful beaches and surrounding area.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience required in performing the following tasks:

  • In-house diagnostics including in-house fecal analysis, urinalysis, CBC, Chemistry, blood smears, ear and fungal analysis and radiography.
  • Proficiency in phlebotomy, IM, SQ, IV injections and catheter placement
  • Knowledgeable in veterinary medicine, commonly used medications and protocols.
  • Proficient anesthetic skills. Applicant must have strong background in monitoring anesthesia and anesthetic protocols.
  • Experience in performing independent dental prophy's.
  • Confident in restraint and patient handling. Must be able to lift 40lbs, stand for extended periods of time and can effectively manage fractious patients.
  • Excellent communication skills to promote client education and answer client questions regarding preventative care and medical questions/concerns.

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