Veterinary Technician – Credentialed

Job Description

Job Description

Seven Bends Veterinary Hospital is looking for s omeone who enjoys working with the public in a fast-paced environment and providing service with a smile. Excellent client service skills, communication skills and having fun are a must!

Seven Bends Veterinary Hospital is located in Woodstock, VA – in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Beautiful scenery, wonderful community and compassionate staff. What more could you ask for?! We are a busy 4 doctor practice with 2 other full-time LVTs on staff. We are a Gold Certified Cat Friendly Practice. Some of the professional services we offer are: surgery, dentistry (with dental radiography), endoscopy, Radioactive Iodine therapy, alternative medicine therapies (Chinese herbal medicine, acupuncture, laser therapy), and on-site cremation services.

There is flexibility with this position – full time preferred but would consider a part time schedule for the right candidate. We are open 4 days a week from 7:30am-8pm M-Th, 7:30am-4:30pm Fri and Sun from 2pm-5pm.Availability to work as part of our Sunday rotation at least once a month is a requirement of employment.

Job Tasks/Skills:

  • Canine and feline patient care in a 4 DVM practice
  • Possesses skills for work including catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, dispensing/administration of pharmaceuticals, patient recovery, equipment maintenance. Other skills may include vital/history taking, client education, treatment plan prep/review and ability to assist a veterinarian with outpatient care needs
  • Perform all laboratory in-hospital procedures and to prepare specimens for outside laboratories
  • Assist veterinarians in client follow up via phone calls, emailing and texting regarding lab work, patient care and updates

Job Requirements:

  • Must possess and maintain a Virginia state Veterinary Technician license
  • Work well as a team member and be professional at all times
  • Enjoy working with computers, have a moderate level of comfort/skill with technology and be willing to learn about new technology
  • Be enthusiastic and eager to learn

To be considered for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume. Your cover letter should outline your customer service experience, any veterinary experience you may have, what you are looking for in your next position and what you are looking for in terms of culture in your next job. Your cover letter should also address your salary requirements. Candidates that pass the first screening and meet our current needs will be contacted for interviews.

All candidates will be required to pass a background check and drug screen prior to beginning employment. We look forward to hearing from YOU!

Job Details

Employment Type:
Full-time
Position Type:
Vet Nurse / Technician
Earliest Start Date:
22-Feb-2021
Modified
22-Feb-2021

Job Location

Woodstock, Virginia, United States

Get Directions

Seven Bends Veterinary Hospital