We are dedicated to the highest quality of care with a fun, friendly environment for our staff. We value and encourage continuing education. We need an energetic and detailed orientated individual to join our 6 doctor practice. At Green Bay, technicians are an integral part of our medical care team. Our technicians rotate through appointments, surgery, laboratory, pharmacy, in-patient care, outpatient treatment and kennel. They also alternate working weekends (closed Sundays- no boarding).
Routine responsibilities include but not limited to:
*Obtaining Patient History - Taking temperature, pulse, respiration and a brief history.
*Patient Restraining – Comforting our patients during examinations.
*Venipuncture – Taking blood samples on felines and canines.
*Catheter Placement -Placing intravenous catheters for treatment and procedures.
*Radiology Dental/Digital – Taking digital radiographs for dental procedures and for diagnostic imaging.
*Performing Routine Dental Procedures – Scaling, polishing and taking radiographs for dental procedures.
*Surgical Monitoring (intra-operation and post operation) – Monitoring our patients during anesthetic procedures.
*Treatment Management- Performing treatments on our patients during their visit.
*Pharmacy- Filling/ refilling prescriptions for patients.
*Laboratory- Completing In clinic lab requests as well as prepare samples for a reference lab.
*Kennel Care- Making sure any patient with us is warm, clean and monitored.
An additional skill set such as being self motivated, comfortable with client interaction and education, and being able to multitask is a positive. Advanced laboratory skills such as reading a manual differential blood count, performing urinalysis, knowledge with in-hospital Idexx lab machines is a plus, however we are willing to train.
Willing to train. Prefer some animal handling experience and an interest in science/medicine.
Additional Salary Information: *** Hourly wage will be based on experience and skill level.***
As a VetCor hospital we offer a wide range of benefits. Medical insurance, vision, dental, FSA/HSA, PTO, sick days, holiday pay, continuing education reimbursement, uniform allowance and 401K are offered along with employee discounts.