Canine, Feline, Exotic/Avian, Amphibian/Reptile, Other
Busy AAHA accredited hospital is seeking a capable and experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team. Currently our team consists of 25 plus caring individuals including 3 full time and 1 part time veterinarians. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding practice that values work-life balance, its staff members, patients, and clients, then we are the hospital for you!
Flexible scheduling to allow for optimal work-life balance
Competitive compensation with opportunity for advancement
Generous paid vacation after 1 year (full-time employees only)
Medical insurance (full-time employees only)
Disability and Life Insurance * Retirement options with company matching (full-time employees only)
CE allowance (full-time employees only)
At Boggy Creek Animal Hospital when we come into work, it’s not to punch a clock or collect a paycheck. It’s a calling. We come into work to change lives. That is why the team is so passionate about pursuing professional growth, education, and pushing each other to create a brighter future for the people and pets of our community.
About you: (weekends will be expected on a rotating basis)
• Collecting blood (jugular and leg draws), stool, urine or tissue samples for testing • Performing laboratory tests, such as urinalysis, heartworm tests, feline leukemia tests and blood counts • Ability to place catheters • Performing Radiographs with proper technique and positioning
• Sterilizing instruments and equipment • Perform dental scaling and polishing • Preparing animals for surgery • Monitoring animals under anesthesia • Asking questions about the reason for a client’s visit • Recording case history, weight, temperature and other details • Safely restrain and stabilize animals during examination and treatment • Trimming nails, expressing anal glands, removing sutures and performing other routine procedures • Administering medications, vaccines, and treatments prescribed by a veterinarian • Providing basic education on animal care, nutrition and medical conditions • Teaching clients how to administer medicines at home • Recommending products for optimal wellness, such as vitamins, supplements, dental cleaning, heartworm/flea control, geriatric care and dietary measures • Feeding, walking and bathing animals when applicable • Preparing and labeling medications to be sent home with the patient
• Maintain animal records and billing information using Cornerstone Management Software • Clean and organize examination rooms • Answer phones • Schedule appointments • Greet customers • Prepare invoices • Discharge patients • Follow up with clients
About Boggy Creek Animal Hospital
Boggy Creek Animal Hospital is a 3-doctor small animal and exotics practice.