Company: Animal Hospital of Pasco
Posted on: April 3, 2021
This position is for a full-time veterinary technician. In order
to be considered, a candidate must have an active Washington State
Veterinary Technician License. Candidates without this license will
not be considered. The schedule for this position is Monday to
Friday, 8:50 AM to 6:00 PM, with a 1-hour break for lunch.
Occasionally, the technician may work Saturday from 8:50 AM to 1:00
PM; in those cases, the technician would take a half-day earlier
that week. Duties include assisting doctors, communicating with pet
owners, placing and maintaining IVs, nail trims, anal gland
expression, taking X-rays, assisting with anesthesia during
surgery, administering vaccinations, implanting microchips,
recording medical histories, preparing prescriptions, logging
controlled substances, supervising veterinary assistants, assisting
with necropsies, performing diagnostic tests, preparing paperwork
for consultations and outside labs, intubation, dental procedures,
and operating an autoclave. Most work is with small companion
animals, but experience with equines is helpful and welcome.
Benefits include one week paid vacation per year,
employer-subsidized medical and dental insurance, 401(K) with
employer match, employee discount on goods and services, and
reimbursement for LVT license renewal fees. Our hospital is
currently staffed by four DVMs, four LVTs, eight VMCs, and other
non-licensed staff in assistant and reception roles. Learn more
about our practice at pascovets.com.
Keywords: Animal Hospital of Pasco, Pasco , Veterinary Technician, Professions , Pasco, Washington
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