Are you a Certified Veterinary Technician or an experienced veterinary assistant looking to jump into the life of ER!? Maybe you currently work in an ER center but are just looking for something new. Viking Veterinary Hospital is looking for people like YOU!
Job Title: Veterinary Technician - ER Swing and Overnight Shifts
Job Type: Full-time
Location: 16210 N High Desert St Nampa, ID 83687
Viking Veterinary Hospital, LLC is a dynamic and fast-paced veterinary hospital specializing in emergency and critical care. We are currently seeking a Veterinary Technician with experience in emergency medicine to join our team. If you are a Certified Veterinary Technician or an experienced veterinary assistant looking to jump into the life of ER, this is the opportunity for you! We also welcome applications from individuals currently working in an ER center who are seeking a new and exciting challenge.
Salary Range: $16 to $25 per hour
As a Veterinary Technician in our ER department, you will play a crucial role in providing exceptional care and support to our patients and their owners during swing and overnight shifts. You will work closely with our dedicated team of veterinarians and technicians to ensure the highest standard of care is delivered to each and every patient.
- Assist with triage, stabilization, and treatment of emergency cases
- Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by veterinarians
- Perform laboratory tests, including bloodwork and urinalysis
- Monitor vital signs of patients and provide continuous nursing care
- Prepare patients for surgery and assist during procedures
- Maintain accurate medical records and documentation
- Communicate effectively with clients, providing updates on patient status and treatment plans
- Collaborate with the veterinary team to develop and implement patient care plans
- Maintain a clean and organized work environment
- Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) or experienced veterinary assistant
- Minimum of 1 year of experience in emergency medicine
- Ability to work swing and overnight shifts, including weekends and holidays
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Strong multitasking and organizational abilities
- Attention to detail and ability to work well under pressure
- Compassionate and empathetic attitude towards animals and their owners
At Viking Veterinary Hospital, we are guided by our core values:
- Patient-Centered: We prioritize the health and well-being of our animal patients, providing them with the highest level of care and attention.
- Transparency: We believe in open and honest communication with our clients, ensuring they are fully informed and involved in their pet's care.
- Meticulous: We are dedicated to excellence and attention to detail in everything we do, from medical procedures to record-keeping.
- Growth: We foster a learning environment where our team members have opportunities for professional growth and development.
- Fun: We believe in creating a positive and enjoyable work environment, where our team members can find joy and satisfaction in their work.
Please note: Viking Veterinary Hospital, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We adhere to all federal and state regulations regarding hiring practices and do not inquire about criminal backgrounds during the application process.
If you are passionate about emergency medicine and dedicated to providing exceptional care, we would love to hear from you. Join our team and make a difference in the lives of animals and their owners. Apply today!
$16 - $25 per hour