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Veterinary Technician / RVT

Alpine Veterinary Hospital Concord, CA

  • Posted: 29 days ago
  • $17 to $32 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description
UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT! As a Technician/RVT you will be responsible for treatments of all inpatients and outpatients which include technician appointments, rooming appointments, surgery appointments, and drop-off appointments. Technicians/RVTs will properly educate clients regarding treatments and vaccines. This role will be the primary role completing dentals when assigned. This role is will be responsible for sedative procedures when needed. The role also must confirm that all treatments are correctly executed by staff in the treatment area. Technicians and RVTs may take the role of Kennel Assistant, Technician Assistant and Roomer when assigned. Technicians/RVTs must know vaccine types, vaccine scheduling, nail trimming, ear cleaning, medications, medication route of administration, medication dosing conversion, treatment protocols, sedation and anesthesia procedures, contraindications of medications, proper monitoring for sedated and anesthetized patients, and in-house and send-out lab protocols. Alpine Veterinary Hospital is lead by Dr. Sukhwinder Virk who has been working as a Veterinarian in Concord since 1998. He grew up on a farm in India and attended the Punjab Agricultural University School of Veterinary Medicine, as well as Purdue University in America, and has always been an advocate for animals in need. His thirty years working in our community shows his dedication and commitment to making a difference for our pets. Prior to living in Concord, Dr. Virk specialized in emergency veterinary care in the Bay Area and Modesto, CA. He brings his expertise and compassion to every pet he cares for. He believes in a gentle approach to veterinary care and always put the needs of the animals before profit. We are proud to have the help of Dr. Freeman, along with our veterinary technicians and staff to help us achieve this goal. In addition to providing top quality care, Alpine Veterinary Hospital supports and gives back to local rescue organizations as part of our mission to earn the trust and respect of our clients, patients and community. The hospital currently holds 6+ exam rooms, a large treatment area, radiology, CT scan, lasers, and will soon have a 4,000 square foot surgical floor dedicated to surgeries as well as implementation of an Urgent Care to provide care for patients after-hours. We are committed to serving the needs of the community’s pets with practicing small animal medicine. We currently utilize HESKA for in-house labs, IDEXX digital x-rays, and 2+ sources for outgoing labs. Our scheduling system is Vetter Software and are in the process of installing a great phone VoIP system for quick, easy, and effective communication with clients and staff. We look forward to discussing this position with you and to create an environment where transparency and communication are held at high standards. Join us! Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 1 - 3 years Salary: $17 - $32 Hourly Bonus/Commission: No

Alpine Veterinary Hospital

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Concord, CA
94521 USA

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Animal

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