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Certified Veterinary Technician

Cascade Animal Clinic Springfield, OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are actively seeking a full or part time Certified Vet Tech to join our amazing team! We are a busy small animal clinic with 2 locations in Springfield Oregon. Candidates should be dedicated, hardworking and have a positive attitude. Alternating Saturday shifts will be required. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of veterinary medical terminology and products
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to lift and carry at least 40 lbs
  • Ability to walk or stand for extended periods; frequently working in bent position
  • Ability to stay calm and efficient during a medical crisis
  • Works well and professional with all levels of clinic team members
  • Proper licensing for Certified Vet Tech

Responsibilities:

  • Perform physical assessments; record observations legibly in files or computer
  • Prepare and maintain the exam rooms and treatment areas
  • Effectively restrain pets even when large or difficult
  • Understand and explain clinic protocol regarding vaccinations to clients
  • Gives SQ, IM and IV injections
  • Handle clients medical questions with confidence and direct to veterinarian, when appropriate
  • Prepare estimates for procedures and explain to clients
  • Explain necessary follow up and home care instruction
  • Assist veterinarian in medical, surgical and dental procedures; prepare patients for surgery and monitor during and after
  • Know the services rendered at the clinic as well as commonly used medication

What we offer:

  • Medical Insurance and Health Savings Account
  • Simple IRA
  • Vacation and sick pay
  • Continuing Education
  • Discounts on products & services for your pets

Cascade Animal Clinic

Our mission is to offer veterinary services dedicated to total health and well being for our community's pets. Cascade Animal Clinic is owned and operated by Kelli Rosen, DVM, and the clinic is located just a few minutes from Autzen Stadium.

Address

901 W Centennial Blvd, Springfield Oregon
Springfield, OR
USA

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