Hiring - RVT

posted: by: Kellie Christy, Practice Manager Tags: "Clinic Specials" "News" 

Our busy, 4 doctor hospital is seeking a Registered Veterinary Technician to join our healthcare team. Applicant must have a current license in the state of Louisiana, or have a date scheduled for the board exam. Applicant must have a desire to continue to learn and achieve goals in the field of veterinary technology. Applicant must be punctual, compassionate, able to multi-task, dependable, motivated, must be a team player, and must have the ability to work under highly emotional and stressful situations. Must be able to be on your feet for 12 hours, lift 40 lbs unassisted, and work rotating weekends including Sundays. We offer competitive pay and benefits.

Job Type: Full-time (4 days per week plus alternating weekends)

Skills required: Perform laboratory procedures such as cytology, blood collection, urine collection, fecal collection, and be able to read results of those samples. IV catheter placement, digital radiographs, digital dental radiographs, knowledge of different anesthetics, surgical assistance and monitoring, intubation, dental prophylaxis, microchipping, bandage placement, triage, vaccinations. Administer injections: IV, subcutaneous, and IM. Skilled in animal restraint, client communication, and client education.

Requirement: Louisiana Registered Veterinary Technician

Benefits: competitive salary, personal pet care discount, uniform and CE allowance, paid vacation/holidays/sick days, dental and vision insurance, 401 K retirement plan.