A high quality, AAHA accredited, single-doctor veterinary hospital located in Lehigh Acres, FL is seeking a highly motivated, cheerful and outgoing, people-oriented veterinary technician to complement our team. The recruited candidate will combine teamwork, leadership and compassion to develop and excel at client relationships and patient care. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are a must. The ideal candidate thrives in a fast paced environment and is dedicated to delivering the highest quality of care.
Our health care team believes it is our responsibility to advocate for the patients we care for and advise the pet parents who cherish them. Guided by this mantra, we make a difference in the lives of all those we serve and promote thorough, “gold standard” medicine and long-lasting relationships.
If your reason to become a technician and dedicate your career to this field aligns with the above, we’d love to hear from you!
Some Saturday shifts will be required. Salary commensurate with abilities and experience. Potential candidates will undergo a three-part selection process including a telephone interview, face-to-face interview and, if considered for the position, will be required to take part in a working interview.
Our clinic is a drug and alcohol free workplace. All new hires will be subject to a background check and random drug and alcohol testing.
Cooperation with other staff
Willingness to share skills
Ability to teach others
Eagerness to learn
Positive overall attitude
Ability to learn new skills
Ability to stay productive, even when it is a slow day
Always shows the 'we care' attitude (essential)
EFFICIENCY AND PROFESSIONAL SKILLS
Sensitive to client's needs
Positive client outreach
Ability to communicate with staff
Ability to communicate with clients including telephone courtesy
Knowledge of medical terminology
Ability to accurately invoice a patient
Ability to check out a patient if needed
Accuracy of receipts
Ability to accurately weigh and temp animals
Ability to accurately take a medical history
Ability to accurately check in a patient:
Release forms (surgery, boarding, etc.)
Ability to safely restrain animals: (dogs and cats)
Ability to keep treatment area and surgery clean and orderly:
Providing compassionate individualized care for your cherished family companions.
Lighthouse Animal Clinic is Lehigh Acre’s newest full-service animal hospital. Our modern animal hospital was constructed in 2006 and re-launched in 2009 featuring the latest in veterinary medical technology.
Since 2006, Lighthouse Animal Clinic has provided the best pet health care to animals in Lehigh Acres a...nd the surrounding area. Your pet’s health and well-being are our highest priorities. We understand the special bond you share with your faithful companion. It is our goal to preserve and strengthen that bond using modern veterinary medicine and good, old-fashioned care, compassion, and respect.
Your pet has access to the latest veterinary medical technology at Lighthouse Animal Clinic. Our veterinarian is capable of performing a wide variety of surgical procedures. We use the latest diagnostic tools in order to diagnose and develop an appropriate treatment plan for your pet.
During all stages of your pet’s life, the staff at Lighthouse Animal Clinic provides the highest-quality veterinary care available. We offer new puppy and kitten exams and wellness plans for pets of every age. The highly-trained veterinarian at Lighthouse Animal Clinic has experience in all areas of veterinary medicine.
The veterinarian and staff at Lighthouse Animal Clinic are dedicated to promoting responsible pet ownership. We believe that client education is the first and most important step toward promoting excellent pet health. Our caring veterinarian and staff are happy to answer questions about your pet’s health any time. We keep our clients informed about their pet’s health by providing educational information whenever possible.