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Seeking: Vet Tech who loves to be utilized - HIRING BONUS AVAILABLE

Southwood Animal Hospital Tallahassee, FL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Summary Do you know what it is that makes you happy about being a veterinary technician? Do you wake up every day, excited to go to work and learn something new and be challenged by your doctors? Do you want to practice medicine to the fullest extent of your license, and be recognized for that license? Do you feel like you've hit the limit of your position, and are you ready to grow into the technician you know you can be? Every day at The Animal Hospital and Pet Resort at Southwood, we strive to have a great time while serving our patients' and our clients' needs. We are AAHA and AAFP accredited, and emulate these values with every patient interaction. Work/life balance matters to us and we work hard to help our technicians achieve this. We don't ever want you to worry about your healthcare, so we provide a benefits package with healthcare, dental, and vision. Looking to the future, we provide a 401k with matching so you can plan ahead. Additional benefits are too numerous to count, but we list many of them below. If you'd like to join our team and be a part of this culture, we would love to hear from you. Please e-mail us your resume with cover letter, and let us know what makes you excited about being a veterinary technician. Hiring bonus available at 90 days for qualified applicants who meet the following job description: Duties include but are not limited to: Setting up and analyzing lab work to include ear cytologies, skin cytologies, DTM, and urinalysis advanced cytology such as FNA and blood film analysis responsibility is expected of qualified candidates Phlebotomy Primarily jugular venipuncture focused, with medial saphenous for cats and lateral saphenous skills for dogs Surgical preparation and patient recovery Scrubbing into surgery and acting as a sterile surgical assistant Surgical monitoring of patients according to AAHA standards Dental prophylaxis and dental radiography upon completion of training Performing laser therapy Inducing anesthesia and intubating patients Restraining animals in a fear-free fashion, to include exotic species Radiography IV catheterization Administering medications via oral, IM, SQ, and IV routes Client education Proficiency in Cornerstone a bonus, but not a requirement LIfting 35 lb or greater weight animals Qualifications and Skills Minimum of 1-year of experience of working in the capacity of an advanced veterinary technician is required. CVT/RVT/LVT preferred. Benefits Competitive pay Health Insurance (Capital Health Plan) Dental/Vision 401K with employer matching AFLAC Uniforms provided Veterinary discounts Continuing education (CE) Additional benefits provided. Come join our clinic, and be a part of some of the best veterinary medicine Tallahassee has to offer. We are continually striving to offer our clients and patients cutting edge customer service and patient care, from launching an app for our clients to sending our staff to yearly CE. We look forward to meeting you and having you as a part of our Southwood family! Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 1 - 3 years Salary: $10+ Hourly

Southwood Animal Hospital


Tallahassee, FL
32311 USA