RVT or Experienced Assistants Needed for a Growing Practice!
Sunset Animal Hospital
May 23, 2018
Depends on Experience
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
Canine, Feline, Exotic/Avian
2 Year Degree
Our Hospital Sunset is a privately owned, AAHA accredited, full service veterinary hospital in a 13,000 square foot building, which includes a boarding facility that has won "Best of Solano" two years in a row. We have a very busy practice with 8 exam rooms, cat ward, dog ward, two isolation rooms, critical care area, surgery suite, employee pet ward, dental suite, separate dog and cat entrances, and a large reception for the comfort of our clients and patients. Our hospital is paperless on Cornerstone software and we utilize a computerized Whiteboard for in-hospital patient treatments. For client education, we use DIA (Diagnostic Imaging Atlas), E-Pet Health as a pet portal and a fully interactive Facebook page. Approximately 6 times a year, we hold fundraisers for our community and have a special fund (donations from our clients) to help clients with urgent medical needs in a time of financial hardship. We have a great deal of equipment to assist our staff in delivering the best care around. Some of our equipment include:
• Surgivet and Cardell for vital monitoring • Bair Hugger for thermoregulation • Vetroson Electrocautery • Idexx in-house laboratory equipment (Catalyst DX, Procyte DX, SNAP Pro and Coag DX) • Abaxis VetScan I-STAT • Olympus Microscope • Eklin Digital X-ray system • Progeny Digital Dental X-ray system • Dentalaire Prestige machine • Mindray Ultrasound machine • Heska Infusion Pumps • VetPro Syringe Pumps • Medtronic Tonopen
Our Team Sunset is a full-service animal hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of veterinary care in a manner that is friendly, informative, and supportive. Sunset Animal Hospital has a very fun and cohesive team, we care very much about each other and have a toxic-free culture. Our medical staff work very hard on maintaining up-to-date scientific and technological knowledge to provide our patients the highest standard of care in our community. Our support staff go through a vigorous training program and monthly team building exercises to be the best team, so we can deliver superior client service and exemplary patient care. As a result, we have built strong bonds with our clients and their furry family members. We are fortunate to be able to add to what we offer by having outside specialist to come in and perform surgeries and ultrasounds for the convenience of our clients. Additionally, UC Davis is 30 minutes away and is our resource for additional specialists for the more complicated cases that warrant more specialized medicine.
We are looking for experienced Registered Veterinary Technicians or Veterinary Assistants to complete our team of dedicated staff. Due to our hours of operation we have shifts available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, therefore, we are able to be flexible to school schedules and welcome military spouses. Our staff work in a fun environment that offers individual professional growth.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a 10% differential for our overnight patient care shifts!
We offer competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package for employees, including: Skill Based Compensation Training Program, medical, paid vacation and sick time, 4 tens, Simple IRA, and generous pet care discounts. For our overnight shifts, we include a differential in compensation.