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Veterinary Technician - Emergency / Critical Care

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists Houston, TX

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $16 to $20 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

 

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialist is looking for a strong technician with a passion for giving the best care to all patients! We are currently hiring for a swing and an overnight position with GCVS. Potential employees must be able to adapt and learn protocols, procedures, and have good communication skills with staff members. Our technicians at Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists are highly relied on and are always learning! We thrive to continuously train our employees and keep up-to-date with the best animal care possible! If you are interested in joining our team, please see below for the full details.

Summary:

It is the responsibility of the Veterinary Technician to give responsible and compassionate care to all GCVS patients. They are responsible for monitoring and treating patients, and keeping detailed records during hospitalization. Technicians must have good communication skills with the doctors, client service team, assistant teams, and other veterinary technicians in order to perform the work as delegated and produce quality results. This position requires a dependable, high-energy person who can handle multiple tasks at one time as well as high-stress, fast pace environment.

Shifts:

We are currently hiring for a swing person working 12p-1a 3 days a week with rotating weekends and an overnight technician working 6p-7a 3 days a week with rotating weekends.

This hospital operates similarly to a human hospital as things happen here that are confidential. Do not discuss client or patient information/medical conditions, proprietary information, or confidential situations that arise with anyone outside of the hospital. Should you see or hear anything that concerns you, speak with the Hospital Administrator about your concerns.

Education and/or Experience:

High School diploma is required, Associate's degree (A.A.) in animal technology or Bachelors is preferred along with current technical certification (RVT, CVT, LVT, CVA); or related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education/experience.

Along with education, our technicians undergo a month of training with a leader on the floor before having their own patients to care for!

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 - $20.00 per hour

Company Description
The well-established referral hospital is located within our Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists facility that contains 44 doctors across 17 specialty practices including Surgery and Orthopedics, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging, Animal Rehabilitation and Fitness, Sports Medicine, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology and Allergy, Avian and Exotics, Cardiology and Nutrition.

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists

Why Work Here?
Awesome fast-paced work environment with great benefits that include PTO, and personal pet discount program!

The well-established referral hospital is located within our Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists facility that contains 44 doctors across 17 specialty practices including Surgery and Orthopedics, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging, Animal Rehabilitation and Fitness, Sports Medicine, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology and Allergy, Avian and Exotics, Cardiology and Nutrition.

Address

8042 Katy Freeway

Houston, TX
USA

Industry

Animal

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