| Head/Lead Veterinary Technician-Full time Shelton Veterinary Center |
ISO of a lead technician for a state of the art veterinary hospital We are looking for a technician with 2+ years of experience. Experience with anesthesia and dentals.
We have an OR suite complete with full anesthetic monitoring equipment, digital X-ray and digital dental x-ray. In house diagnostics as well as outside lab.
We perform surgery, dental procedures, preventative/routine care and so much more. We have a wonderful staff and amazing clients. We practice high quality medicine and surgery.
We have a cohesive team and we are looking forward to have you become a part of it.
Please send us your cover letter and resume. We look forward to meeting you.
• Obtain medical history, reviewing care plans and records; performing laboratory tests , and diagnostic imaging. • Cares for animals by taking vital signs; collecting samples; administering medications, drugs, and vaccines • Supports animal examinations by assembling required supplies and instruments; restraining animals; explaining preventative care • Setting-up surgery table instruments; monitoring anesthetic machines; hooking-up anesthetic monitoring; preparing surgical site; • Performing dental cleanings • Placing IV catheters; maintaining sterile conditions; obtaining and verifying medications. • Maintains animal records by documenting animal conditions, reactions, and changes; recording client communication • Maintains equipment by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining equipment supplies, performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs. • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional journals. • Exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Skills/Qualifications: Veterinary Nursing/Technician experience, Documentation Skills, , Clinical Skills, Performing Diagnostic Procedures, Attention to Detail, Patience, Verbal Communication