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Credentialed Veterinary Technician
Destination Pet LLC Rockville, MD

Credentialed Veterinary Technician

Destination Pet LLC
Rockville, MD
Expired: February 13, 2024 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $22 to $28 Hourly
  • Full-Time

Description

Welcome to your next destination! We are Destination Pet , a nationwide company founded in 2016 by a team of professionals who have more than a century of combined experience and innovation in the pet services industry. These services include everything from day care to boarding, training to grooming, and home care to veterinary care. Our mission is to elevate the love and lives of pet families!


We are looking for a Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join Our Pack at Nebel Street Animal Hospital! For over 20 years, Nebel Street has provided quality, compassionate veterinary care to communities in the Washington metropolitan area. We are a full-service animal hospital, conveniently located in the heart of Rockville. 


REPORTS TO: Practice Manager

Pay:                 $22.00 - $28.00/HR - Depending on experience

Schedule:       Full-Time

Perks:             Full benefits package including pet insurance!


Veterinary Technician Job Responsibilities:

Credentialed Technicians perform a wide range of tasks while providing high quality patient care and excellent client service.

These activities include, but not limited to, determining animal requirements, conducting diagnostic procedures, surgical assisting an anesthesia, dental procedures, outpatient care, maintaining supplies and equipment, maintaining records. 


An ideal candidate has the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Upholds the Veterinary Technician code of ethics
  • Supports Mission, Vision and Values of Destination Pet 
  • Exhibit Professionalism, accountability, dependability, and integrity at all times Maintain confidentiality
  • Customer service centric
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  •  Ability to professionally give and receive constructive criticism
  • Goal oriented
  • Self-motivated
  • Pays attention to details
  • Advocate for each patient in regard to: preventive care, pain management, anxiety & stress
  • Ability to professionally deal with high levels of stress in an environment with changing priorities
  • Strong medical and technical skills
  • Responsible consumer of supplies
  • Desire to grow the profession through continued education and mentorship
  •  Serve as a Destination Pet ambassador by supporting national and regional initiatives
  •  Be familiar with and adhere to the state practice act in the state you work in
  •  Professional mannerisms and appearance
  • Uphold Destination Pet policies and procedures
  • Pet obsessed

Requirements

Veterinarian Tech License/Certification required (passed VTNE) from AVMA accredited school 


Experience in the following: 

Venipuncture, IV catheter placement, surgical prep, anesthetic monitoring, acupuncture, cold laser, and dental procedures


Physical Components:

  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Must frequently lift 45 pounds.
  • Must be able to be on feet for the duration of your shift. 
  • Must be able to stand, walk and climb stairs frequently.
  • Must have strong work ethic and be self-motivated.
  • Must work well with a team
  • Must be able to handle dogs on leashes.
  • Must be able to work in an environment with exposure to disinfectant/sanitation chemicals, animal dander and excretions.

Address

Destination Pet LLC

12100 Nebel Street

Rockville, MD
20852 USA

Industry

Animal

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