Greater Cincinnati Veterinary Specialists (GCVS) is a 24 hour Specialty and Emergency Hospital who is seeking a week day, full-time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT) to work in the Surgery Department. We are looking for individuals with strong technical skills that are dedicated, highly motivated, team oriented, compassionate, and efficient. We desire individuals who are interested in exclusively surgery with the ability to work directly with the surgeon and critical patients in specialty and emergency surgical situations. Experience in restraint, patient care, surgery, and anesthesia is desired. We are seeking individuals with excellent communication skills and patient handling skills as there is direct contact with patients, doctors, and clients during appointments, patient admission, and Emergency surgeries. This Surgical service has primarily day time, Monday thru Friday hours, but does cover evening and weekend time for more complicated procedures with the Emergency Service. This position will require assisting with rotating on-call duties and may require some ability to be flexible with a willingness to assist other departments as the need arises.
GCVS is located less than 10 minutes away from downtown Cincinnati, OH.
Assists with all aspects of anesthesia and surgery including preparation of patients for surgery, monitoring anesthesia, equipment maintenance, and recovery of patients.
Directly assists the surgeon during procedures and surgery.
General patient care while in the hospital.
Client communication during consultations, surgical admissions and discharges, communication with clients for questions, and assistance with the follow-up care for each patient.
About Greater Cincinnati Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Services
GCVS Specialty and Emergency Services is a 24 hr Veterinary Hospital conveniently located just off 1-275 in Wilder, Kentucky, only minutes from downtown Cincinnati. Our Specialty Services are a referral only practice with Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Oncology and soft tissue, orthopedic and neurologic Surgeries. The Emergency Service side opens at 6:00 pm on weeknights and is open until 8:00 am the next day. We are open 24hrs on weekends and all major holidays. Everyone from our Doctors and Technicians to our Reception staff has been specially selected by GCVS not only for their superior technical and communication skills, but for their compassion for our patients.