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Licensed Veterinary Technician Needed

By LMStuder - Posted on 14 September 2016

Reference: JOB5303
Location: Bremerton, WASHINGTON, United States
Employer: James Little

$2,000 SIGN ON BONUS!!!
All Creatures Animal Hospital is looking for Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our Small Animal/Exotic Emergency team!
We are looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician with exceptional personality and communication skills.
Candidates must currently have or be able to obtain a WA Veterinary Technician license.
Our Ideal Candidate • is outgoing and friendly • possesses excellent communication skills • has veterinary experience, although new graduates will be considered • is willing to work the advertised schedule and holidays. • Is a Licensed Veterinary Technician or has a veterinary technician degree and is in the process of obtaining their license.
We are looking for multiple full-time positions, including an overnight shift which qualifies for shift differential.
Why work at All Creatures Animal Hospital? Do you enjoy working in a dynamic environment? Are you looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals?
 Then All Creatures Animal Hospital is the place for you!
We are an extended hour general and emergency service small animal/exotic practice in Bremerton, WA.  Our general practice technicians are responsible for the care and treatment of a wide variety of patients from the healthy spay to the critically ill patient. The work is never dull; we see all varieties of animals including small animal, exotic, avian and reptiles.  We are also a way station for our local wildlife shelter.  
We invest heavily in our employees' long-term growth and happiness and we offer a competitive benefits package that includes:
• Paid Time Off for full time employees
• Health Benefits
• Vision and Dental insurance benefits
• Generous Veterinary pet and retail benefits
• Simple IRA 3% match retirement savings
• Continuing education allowance
Job Overview:
 Our technicians are responsible for the care and treatment of unstable and/or critically ill patients, triaging emergency patients, monitoring hospitalized patients, performing patient laboratory tests, treatments and medical care, admitting and discharging patients, client communication and education, and answering technical calls/questions.
Some shifts entail working swing and overnight shifts.
 Skills and Qualifications:
 • Knowledge of basic veterinary practices, procedures, terminology and emergency care
• Ability to appropriately handle, lift and restrain animals (dogs, cats, pocket pets, birds, reptiles, wildlife etc.) and stand for long periods of time.
 • Ability to perform veterinary medical procedures (i.e. venipuncture, radiology, IV catheter placement, drug calculations, administer medications & fluids, and assess & triage patients)
. • Have basic organizational and computer skills as well as excellent technical skills.
• Must be willing to work weekends and holidays.  If you are passionate about pets and providing exemplary   veterinary care, we want you to join our team! Apply Today! We look forward to hearing from you.