Orchard Veterinary Medical Center, a full service veterinary hospital in Westminster, CO is currently seeking a Full Time Certified Veterinary Technician to join our family focused veterinary team.
Daily duties include: *Providing exemplary customer service *Identify and work compassionately with clients in various emotional states *Perform thorough client history and TPR for outpatients *Communicate effectively and appropriately with all clients and fellow staff at all times *Prepare and Process diagnostic testing: lab work and radiographs *Update information in the electronic medical record (EMR) *Perform safe and gentle pet restraint at all times *Accurately fill prescription medications *Answer phones and help team members with client care *Contribute to daily cleaning duties
Qualifications include: *Certification from an accredited veterinary technician program or sufficient job training *Proficiency in animal restraint, venipuncture, and positioning for radiographs *Skilled, proficient, and confident anesthesia operation, monitoring and troubleshooting *Experience with dental radiographs and prophylaxis *Experience with exotic species preferred *Compassion and willingness to treat every client and their pet as family *Critical thinking and problem solving skills *Communication and teamwork skills *Willingness to learn *Sense of humor a bonus!
This position is full time and includes 1-2 later evening (7pm) shifts as well as Saturday mornings (8am-noon). Full time employee benefits include, but are not limited to: reduced cost for personal pet care, paid vacation, unpaid personal days, scrub allowance, optional: health insurance, AFLAC supplemental insurance, 401K & Roth IRA.
For more information on our veterinary hospital, please visit us at: http://www.orchardvetmedcenter.com/
Our mission statement speaks to the care and compassion of what we do: ‘Orchard Veterinary Medical Center welcomes you to our family focused, full service practice. We are committed to honesty, respect, and compassionate care for each patient, client and team member. Through active continuing education, we strive to offer the most progressive medicine, giving our best recommendations for a wide variety of species. We value and honor the human-animal bond with a personalized, whole life approach, so as to enhance the lives of our patients.”
Please submit your resume and cover letter today! We look forward to learning about your experience, skills, and goals in the cover letter so please provide specific details.
About Orchard Veterinary Medical Center, Inc
Welcome to Orchard Veterinary Medical Center! We are a full-service veterinary hospital serving the Westminster, CO area. We offer a complete range of veterinary services including, but not limited to: comprehensive physical examinations, second opinions, diagnosis and treatment, dental care, surgical care, radiology, blood work, chemotherapy, acupuncture, laser therapy, ultrasound and more.We are committed to offering top quality veterinary care for our patients and exceptional customer service for our clients. Our veterinarians and staff understand that your pets are more than just pets; they are family. As fellow pet lovers and pet owners, we pride ourselves on treating your pets as if they are our own.