Company: PetVet Care Centers
Posted on: November 16, 2021
Memphis Veterinary Specialists and Emergency is searching for
knowledgeable and dedicated Veterinary Technicians with a passion
for high quality care to join our team!Candidates must thrive in a
fast-paced dynamic setting, and demonstrate a passion for providing
high quality care. Strong attention to detail, independent critical
thinking, and excellent communication are necessary skills in the
position. Ability to work well both within a team setting, and
independently are also vital components of success in the
position.Candidates must also demonstrate tact, diplomacy and
compassion when providing high level client service to all clients,
and remain professional in their appearance and interactions at all
times.Experience as a Technician/Assistant is required. Wage is
dependent on certification, education, and experience.About our
Hospital:From the moment you walk through our front doors, you will
begin to recognize the difference in our exceptional level of care
and compassion. Our facility was designed to reflect our mission of
providing for each of our patients' unique needs, and our team of
highly skilled professionals utilize state-of-the-art equipment to
deliver superior comprehensive care.We offer 24/7 Emergency
service, which operates in coordination with our specialists. Our
Emergency department is staffed 24/7 to ensure that we are always
available to care for our patients and clients and to provide
support to our local primary care practices when they need
it.Memphis Veterinary Specialists and Emergency is a great place to
explore the variety that veterinary careers can offer, and we are
always happy to add new smiling faces to our team. If you share our
passion for helping animals down the road to wellness, and you
would like to advance your career in the veterinary field, we would
love to hear from you!Position Overview: The Veterinary Technician
supports hospital operations by providing dedicated quality
veterinary care and exceptional service to our patients and
clients. You will assist in providing patient care, conducting
examinations, assisting during surgery, provide nursing care, and
maintaining patient medical records. Tasks include:
- Determine animal requirements by conducting examinations and
interviews, reviewing care plans and records, completing laboratory
tests and studies, and diagnostic imaging.
- Care for patients by taking vital signs, collecting samples,
administering medications, drugs, and vaccines, and bandaging and
- Support patient examinations and operations by assembling
required supplies and instruments, securing and bringing patients
to examination rooms, and restraining patients.
- Fill prescriptions and administer medications, including proper
documentation, logging and security of controlled drugs.
- Maintain a safe, secure, healthy and humane environment by
following documented standards and procedures in compliance with
applicable legal regulations.
- Maintain medical records by documenting patients' conditions,
reactions, and changes; updates database in an accurate and timely
- Ability to demonstrate and follow correct procedures in
catheter placement, phlebotomy, emergency medicine, and digital
- High school diploma, GED or equivalent combination of
education, and/or experience.
- Two or more years of experience with veterinary appointments
performing above duties.
- Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary
Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the
Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred.Able to
perform moderately physically demanding work, that requires a lot
of lifting (up to 50 pounds), cleaning, and constant motion.
- Ability to work with or around sick animals, potentially
hazardous materials, cleaning chemicals, gas anesthetics, zoonotic
diseases, and unpleasant odors.
- Must be flexible with scheduling and able to work some weekends
and holidays.Please apply online through
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