Oakwood Animal Hospital of Kalamazoo, Michigan has an immediate openings for Licensed Veterinary Technicians. We have a friendly goal oriented staff that is willing to train the right individuals to join our team.
Excellent communications skills
Understanding of animal behavior and strong clinical skills to properly evaluate an animal's condition and provide treatment
Detail-oriented and well-organized to take medical histories, carry out instructions, document patient statistics and update records.
Must enjoy working with animals and have the ability to comfort, handle and restrain large and small pets
Collect samples and administer medication
Stock examination and surgery rooms with supplies (including sterilizing tools and ensure equipment is in working order)
Perform basic lab work, including urinalysis and blood tests and may assist with procedures
Reimbursement for CE and License fees
Comprehensive medical and paid vacation
A generous personal pet care discount
About Oakwood Animal Hospital
Oakwood Animal Hospital is a well-established, full-service, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care.
We provide a broad spectrum of diagnostic procedures through in-house testing and the use of external laboratories. We also work closely with local practices when special diagnostic procedures are required. The facility includes a well-stocked pharmacy, in-hospital surgery suite, in-house x-ray capabilities and a closely supervised hospitalization area.
At Oakwood Animal Hospital we strive to offer not only sound advice, but also optimal veterinary care, thus allowing you the enjoyment of your companion for a maximum number of years. Our job is not only to treat your pet when he or she isn't feeling well, but also to help you learn how to keep your best friend happy and healthy. When considering a veterinarian, it is important to evaluate all elements of care the clinic may provide. Compassion, affordable cost, and quality are all important traits, but we aim to provide a level of care that exceeds all expectations.