Emergency Medicine Veterinary Technician

Full Time Colorado Veterinary Specialty Group
  • Littleton, colorado View on Map
  • Post Date: November 10, 2021
  • Salary: $18.00 - $27.00 / Hourly
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Job Detail

  • Position Technician
  • Experience Less Than 1 Year
  • Practice Specialty/Referral
  • Qualifications Graduate (CVT, RVT, LVT)

Job Description

Emergency Medicine Veterinary Technician 

compensation: $18-27/hour plus benefits
employment type: full-time

Colorado Veterinary Specialty Group (CVSG) is a 24-hour small animal emergency and referral hospital in Littleton, Colorado. Our unique group of specialties includes surgery, theriogenology, internal medicine, critical care, sports medicine and rehabilitation, cardiology, and radiology in addition to our team of dedicated ER doctors. As a privately owned facility, we give you the opportunity to practice the quality medicine our patients deserve with the work/life balance you crave!

We are looking for:

Emergency Veterinary Technician

Never a dull moment in the ER! Are you someone who likes to be constantly moving from one thing to another? Our Emergency team is the perfect place for technicians who thrive in a fast-paced environment, can shift gears quickly and handle the stress of critical situations with ease. Every day is different and there’s never the same case twice!

What you’ll do:

  • Record and deliver organized rounds, discuss cases and gather additional information as necessary
  • Evaluating incoming patients and prioritizing based on assessment
  • Partner with patient care team regarding treatment plans, client communication and nursing care concerns
  • Provide client education including, but not limited to: home care instructions, medications (indications, adverse reactions) and general wellness updates on hospitalized patients
  • Assist DVM with patient assessment, treatment and procedures
  • Provide monitoring and nursing care to hospitalized patients
  • Induce and monitor general anesthesia and sedation procedures
  • Perform in-house laboratory testing and prepare samples for outside laboratory testing

Who you are:

  • Certified Veterinary Technician license preferred but not required with previous emergency medicine experience
  • Prior veterinary experience required, previous emergency experience desired
  • Proficient in calculations (drugs, constant rate infusions, unit conversions, etc.)
  • Flexibility with work hours and able to work additional hours when necessary
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees including medical/dental/vision and paid vacation, matching 401k, continuing education, uniform allowance, and personal pet care discounts.

To apply, email resume and cover letter to jillian@cvsg.com

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