Veterinary Technician or Assistant

Employer
Pond Point Animal Hospital
Location
Milford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 06, 2018
Closes
Feb 20, 2018
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Compensation: based on experience
Employment type: full-time

Small, service oriented veterinary hospital needs experienced Veterinary Technician FULL TIME. An employee in this position must be knowledgeable, courteous, friendly, client and patient service oriented. He or she must be trustworthy, have an excellent telephone manner and communicate well in the English language.
Candidates must:
• have 3+ years experience IN VETERINARY MEDICINE
• be proficient in anesthetic patient monitoring with BP, Pulse Ox, Capnography and EKG
• be able to perform surgical prep, induce patients, and assist in surgery
• be able to perform phlebotomy and place IV catheters
• be computer literate with Cornerstone experience a benefit
• speak excellent English with correct syntax and have a superb phone presence
• be polite and at ease with the public
• be compassionate and love animals, familiar with the "fear free" hospital model
• be proficient with medical dosage arithmetic
• have an extroverted and upbeat personality a team player
• have no criminal record
• have reliable transportation and be able to be on the job by 7:15 a.m. or stay until 7:00 p.m.
• must be available Saturdays until 12:30 pm
• must be able to lift 50lbs and stand for extended periods

Veterinary Technician experience REQUIRED. DO NOT APPLY without Veterinary Technician skills. DO NOT APPLY if you have never worked in an animal hospital. Please email in response to this ad resume to Pond Point Animal Hospital, 632 New Haven Ave. Milford, CT 06460. Please do not go to our web page and respond there.

Company Description We have DR, full Idexx Lab with Coags, CO2 surgical laser, Therapeutic Cold laser, brand new high speed dental unit, 2 patient monitors complete with Capnography, and Heska IV pumps. Our doctor performs acupuncture. We are a small clinic with large clinic equipment. We are committed to a fear free environment, best patient care, excellent client service. There is room for extra responsibilities and growth. Your schedule is consistent week to week, month to month. After 90 days we offer PTO. We have a small team that is close and caring of each other. We are always upgrading our equipment and the way we practice medicine w/multimodal pain management. We are looking for a committed technician to join our tight knit team.