Caring Hands Veterinary Hospital & Hospitality Center is a busy, high quality, small animal practice located at 136th Avenue and Colorado Blvd. in Thornton, CO. From our eleven skilled veterinarians, to our animal-loving customer service representatives and boarding and daycare hosts, Caring Hands' employees are well trained professionals, who treat each animal with the same care and compassion they offer their own pets.
Caring Hands Veterinary Hospital & Hospitality Center is currently seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team full time.
Potential Candidates must possess the following skills:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Available to work weekend, early morning, and late evening shifts
Punctual, reliable and have a strong work ethic
Pay close attention to detail
Works well under pressure
Ability to work independently or as part of a team
Have previous veterinary experience
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Prior AVImark software use is preferred, but not required
Ability to professionally and simultaneously handle multiple patients
Input personal and medical information about clients and their pets into the computer system
Communicate efficiently between the medical team and clients
Triage phone calls from clients
Obtain basic medical history and advise veterinarian of information obtained
Fill and dispense medications, food and supplements
Check clients out for services
Prepare specimens for outside laboratory and obtain results
Obtain and accurately perform in-house lab samples such as fecals, urinalysis, blood smears, etc.
Monitor and stock supplies
Give intravenous, intramuscular and subcutaneous injections
IV catheter placement
Wash, prepare and properly sterilize surgical packs
Properly restrain patients safely, reliably using low stress methods
Prepare and sanitize surgical and dental suites
Clean and maintain work areas and medical equipment
Additional Salary Information: Caring Hands offers a competitive salary based on experience, benefits packages, paid time off, and employee pet benefits.
About Caring Hands Veterinary Hospital & Hospitality Center
Located at Colorado Blvd. & 136th Avenue in Thornton, CO. Caring Hands Veterinary Hospital & Hospitality Center offers a complete range of services. From our skilled veterinarians, to our animal-loving guest service hosts, Caring Hands employees are well trained professionals, who treat each animal with the same care and compassion they offer their own kids.