NOW HIRING – Full time Veterinary Technician required for busy 4 doctor small animal practice in Pinellas Park, Florida. Established in 1976, Pinellas Animal Hospital has a focus on quality medicine practiced through our core values of passion, excellence, teamwork and support.
We are looking for an energetic self-starter proficient in all technical skills, with at least 2 years of clinical experience. Must possess strong communication skills with the ability to work well within a team. Benefits include 401k, health insurance contribution, uniforms, holiday/sick pay and continuing education opportunities. Wages depend upon qualifications and experience.
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'We will always have passion for what we do while working towards medical excellence through teamwork and supportive actions for every pet, every client, every day.' If this embodies the type of practice you would like to be a part of, contact us today to pursue the position you have always dreamed of!
Experience in performing the following tasks:
In-house diagnostics including in-house fecal analysis, urinalysis, CBC, Chemistry, blood smears, ear and fungal analysis and radiography.
Proficiency in phlebotomy, IM, SQ, IV injections and catheter placement
Knowledgeable in veterinary medicine, commonly used medications and protocols.
Proficient anesthetic skills. Applicant must have strong background in monitoring anesthesia and anesthetic protocols.
Confident in restraint and patient handling. Must be able to lift 40lbs, stand for extended periods of time and can effectively manage fractious patients.
Excellent communication skills to promote client education and answer client questions regarding preventative care and medical questions/concerns.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable - depending upon experience
We are a busy 4 doctor, small animal practice, with 21 employees located in Pinellas Park near St Petersburg, Florida. Benefits offered include a simple IRA retirement plan, health insurance contribution, uniform, paid holiday/sick days and continuing education opportunities. Our team practices cutting edge, quality medicine while embracing our Core Values of Passion, Education, Teamwork and Support. If you'd like to know more about our hospital please visit our website at pinellasvet.com.