Veterinary Technician

Job Description

Job Description

Offering $2,500 sign-on bonus!!

Larkin Veterinary Center is seeking to fill a position for a Lead Surgery Technician to add to our growing team. A successful candidate will be able to deliver a high quality patient care along with providing an outstanding client experience. This job requires over-seeing our surgical procedures, as well as the training and performance tracking of our surgical team.

LVC is a recently remodeled veterinary hospital with state of the art equipment and progressive medical protocols. Our hospital features separate surgical and dental suites, engler anesthetic ventilators for all surgeries/dental, full range monitoring equipment, digital dental x-ray, and more.

Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:
• All aspects of caring for surgical patients, including pre-anesthetic blood panels and exams, IV catheter placement and maintenance, surgical site prep, anesthetic monitoring, surgical assisting, patient recovery, record maintenance, and client communication.
• Act as a surgical and inpatient coordinator to track all admits, discharges, and patient flow throughout the day.
• Use a training program to train and monitor performance of all surgical staff. Perform yearly reviews in accordance with hospital policy.
• Act as a liaison between the doctor staff and the surgical staff to make sure patient needs are met.

CVT and leadership experience preferred, but not required. Required surgical experience in the veterinary field of 3+ years. Candidate will be asked to demonstrate knowledge of surgical experience. The ideal candidate should be detail oriented, reliable and able to work well with other team members. We are looking for someone who is good at taking initiative and prioritizing tasks.

Position is Full Time, 30+ hours per week. Occasional overtime may be required. Offering competitive hourly rate of $20+/hour depending on experience. Additional benefits include ability to participate in the hospital’s medical, dental, and vision plan, life insurance, 401k, yearly pet benefit, and more. Sign-on bonus to be paid out at completion of 90 day introductory period.

Interested candidates should submit resume and cover letter detailing work experience.

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Vet Nurse / Technician
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Job Location

West Lawn, Pennsylvania, United States

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