Company : VCA Animal Hospitals
Country: United States
Location : Silverdale, Washington
Post: Mon, 06 Nov 2023 20:10:47 GMT
Expires: Mon, 04 Dec 2023 23:59:59 GMT
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VCA Central Kitsap Animal Hospital is expanding their General Practice and is looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician.
What We Value:
At VCA Central Kitsap Animal Hospital, we prioritize a collaborative approach to healthcare and strive to provide excellent care to our patients. Our team is dedicated to raising the bar for veterinary medicine and consistently improving our practices. We take pride in our love for animals and show compassion and respect towards our patients at all times.
Our doctors and leadership team provide ample support to our technical staff through training, educational events, and work-life balance. We foster an inclusive work environment where you can concentrate on your professional growth, well-being, and caring for your patients.
Our Licensed Veterinary Technicians (LVTs) are dedicated to providing compassionate care to all of our patients. The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to:
Assist doctors with exams, treatments and procedures.
Venipuncture and IVC placement
Administer SQ fluids, medications, etc.
Work in conjunction with all technical staff across the hospital to ensure hospitalized patients are receiving the best possible care and communicating frequently with the team.
Recognize subtle change in clinical status.
Discharge instructions with clients.
Complete estimates, basic record keeping.
Inducing, maintaining, and monitoring anesthesia for procedures.
Recovering patients from anesthesia.
Performing nursing care of all patients.
Utilize monitoring equipment and recognize trends.
Dentistry and dental radiographs.
Processing laboratory samples in-house and preparing laboratory samples for outside labs.
We offers a wide range of services including Preventative/Routine care, Surgery and Dental procedures, Emergency/Urgent care, and Hospitalization.
Below are some of the many benefits of joining the VCA team!
Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community
Career development programs
Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities
Continuing education allowance
Tuition support and sponsorships
Veterinary Technician license reimbursement
Free mental health sessions and wellness subscriptions (Head Space)
Medical, dental & vision insurance
Generous pet care discounts
Life, long and short-term disability insurance
Paid parental leave
Paid vacation (2 weeks in 1st year), sick time, and vacation pay
401(k) (company match)
Compensation: Compensation: $25-29 an hour. Starting range is determined by skill set and years of experience in the field. Financial growth opportunities available.
Schedule: Full-time opportunity. We utilize a 4 x 10 hour work week.
Website: (url removed)
Location: 2238 NW Bucklin Hill Road, Suite 100 Silverdale, WA 98383
Apply Today! We value your time, and that is why we have a very quick and easy mobile-friendly application process. We look forward to speaking with you!
Veterinary Technician, General Practice, Primary Care, RVT, LVT, CVT)
If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at (url removed)