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Veterinary Technician

La Verne Animal Hospital La Verne, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are looking for a full time registered veterinary technician to join our team at a privately-owned small animal general practice in La Verne, CA. We have dedicated clients and great staff, striving to give our patients the best possible care.

Veterinary Technician Duties and Responsibilities

  • Bring animals back to the exam room and perform an initial evaluation of their health
  • Handle basic care duties, including cleaning and dressing wounds, administering medication, collecting samples, and checking vitals
  • Assist with diagnostic imaging and lab work, including blood tests and analysis of urine samples
  • Provide assistance to the veterinarian during surgeries and other procedures by sterilizing tools, stocking the exam and operating rooms, and confirming that equipment is all working properly
  • Care for animals by feeding and watering, cleaning rooms and cages, and watching for signs of health problems
  • Communicate with owners and families to inform and educate them about animal conditions and proper care
  • Update patient files, review care plans, and handle other administrative duties as necessary

Veterinary Technician Requirements and Qualifications

  • Clinical skills and an understanding of animal behavior and healthcare
  • Passion for working with animals and their owners
  • Interpersonal communication skills to communicate with owners and other veterinary staff
  • Attention to detail in order to maintain accurate patient records
  • 2+ years of experience in a veterinary technician role
  • Physical ability to restrain larger pets when necessary

La Verne Animal Hospital

La Verne Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital that has been helping the local community take care of their family pets for over 30 years. Our mission statement at La Verne Animal Hospital is to provide the best health care for our patients through the dedication of our doctors and staff. Also when and if necessary to refer our patients and their families to highly trained and qualified specialists in southern California to achieve the best possible outcome for our patients. Providing the best medical care for our patients has always been the motto of La Verne Animal Hospital. We believe in tailoring the treatment plan to fit the specific needs of your pet and you. Every pet has a different personality, constitution and life style. Every owner has different beliefs and different circumstances.

Address

2132 Bonita Ave, La Verne, CA 91750
La Verne, CA
USA

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