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Veterinary Technician

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Website Mountain View Veterinary Hospital

Mountain View Veterinary Hospital

Company : Mountain View Veterinary Hospital

Country: United States

Location : Vancouver, Washington

Post: Sat, 30 Jul 2022 21:36:39 GMT

Expires: Sat, 27 Aug 2022 23:59:59 GMT

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Overview:
We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team!  A little bit about Mountain View Veterinary Hospital, we are proud to be providing care for pets since 1984.  Our entire team at Mountain View Veterinary Hospital is proud to provide comprehensive veterinary services in order to allow your pets to live a healthy and happy life, from wellness exams and vaccinations to dental care and surgeries. We also offer a comprehensive range of diagnostic services.  Our vets pride themselves on providing thorough and compassionate care for your cherished pets. We are here for all of your pet care needs in a warm and friendly atmosphere.

Responsibilities:
Position Overview:

The Veterinary Technician supports hospital operations by providing dedicated quality veterinary care and exceptional service to our patients and clients. You will assist in providing patient care, conducting examinations, assisting during surgery, provide nursing care, and maintaining patient medical records.

Tasks include:

Determine animal requirements by conducting examinations and interviews, reviewing care plans and records, completing laboratory tests and studies, and diagnostic imaging.

Care for patients by taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medications, drugs, and vaccines, and bandaging and wrapping wounds.

Support patient examinations and operations by assembling required supplies and instruments, securing and bringing patients to examination rooms, and restraining patients.

Fill prescriptions and administer medications, including proper documentation, logging and security of controlled drugs.

Maintain a safe, secure, healthy and humane environment by following documented standards and procedures in compliance with applicable legal regulations.

Maintain medical records by documenting patients’ conditions, reactions, and changes; updates database in an accurate and timely manner.

Ability to demonstrate and follow correct procedures in catheter placement, phlebotomy, emergency medicine, and digital radiology.

Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications/Requirements:

High school diploma, GED or equivalent combination of education, and/or experience.

Two or more years of experience with veterinary appointments performing above duties.

Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred.

Able to perform moderately physically demanding work, that requires a lot of lifting (up to 50 pounds), cleaning, and constant motion.

Ability to work with or around sick animals, potentially hazardous materials, cleaning chemicals, gas anesthetics, zoonotic diseases, and unpleasant odors.

Must be flexible with scheduling and able to work some weekends and holidays.

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