Veterinary Specialty Hospital of Palm Beach Gardens is hiring a Veterinary Technician to help manage their growing team!
Veterinary Technician Qualifications;
2 or more years of direct patient care experience; CVT / LVT / RVT preferred
Self-driven accountability for learning
Conflict resolution skills
Primary Job Responsibilities for our Veterinary Technicians:
Obtain and record patient histories.
Collect specimens and perform routine laboratory procedures and tests in hematology, biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology, urinalysis, and serology to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health problems.
Dispense and administer medications, vaccines, and treatments as prescribed by veterinarians.
Administer fluids and treatments as prescribed by the veterinarian.
Administer and monitor anesthesia under the direction of a veterinarian.
Provide specialized nursing care for injured or ill animals.
Prepare patients, instruments, and equipment for surgery.
Assist in diagnostic, medical, and surgical procedures using a range of high-tech diagnostic equipment including electrocardiographic, radiographic and ultrasonographic equipment.
Take and process radiographs.
Communicate with and educate owners.
Educate clients on products and medications sold including dietary products and answer questions regarding product purchase/use.
Clean, maintain and sterilize instruments, equipment, and materials.
Knowledgeable regarding related federal and state animal health laws and regulations including OSHA and DEA. Ensure that the hospital and its employees are following regulations. Inform the management team of any regulatory issues.
Work well with all team members and ensure that your actions support the hospital, the doctors, and the practice philosophy.
Perform other duties as assigned
Why Work for Veterinary Specialty Hospital of Palm Beach Gardens as a Veterinary Technician?
We offer an emotionally intelligent work environment with opportunities for growth and development.
We offer competitive pay and a fantastic benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance, 401k, Paid Time Off, CE credit, and generous pet discounts!
If you are passionate about pets and providing exceptional veterinary care, we want you to join our team!