Vine Animal Hospital aspires to create an atmosphere to make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. We believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care.
We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician with 3-5 years experience to join our team. As a veterinary technician at Vine Animal Hospital, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. You will be expected to utilize your veterinary knowledge, communication skills, and love for pets in order to prove the highest quality of veterinary medicine and patient care.
· Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients.
· With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow.
· Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on medical plans
· Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Vine’s database, AviMark.
· Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts.
· Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs.
· Assist with surgeries and procedures including, but not limited to:
Physical examinations and patient assessment
Surgical preparation and assisting
Laboratory work (Idexx Machine)
Knowledge of Pharmaceutical Products
· Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.
· Must have documented previous experience
· Surgery experience
· Flexibility in hours including but not limited to weekends and holidays
· Customer service skills
· Working knowledge of computers
· Excellent communications skills
· Team player willing to learn new techniques and treatments
· Ability to work well under pressure
· Must pass background check and drug test
Additional Salary Information: $14-$22/hr
About Vine Animal Hospital
New locally owned animal hospital that opened its doors in January 2017. We are a one doctor practice that offers services such as preventative care medicine for dogs and cats, soft tissue surgery, dental cleaning and radio graphs, in house blood work and in house pharmacy, digital radiology, ultrasound, senior care, and personalized treatments for pets.