Experience Less Than 1 Year
Qualifications Graduate (CVT, RVT, LVT)
VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital is seeking a credentialed veterinary technician to join our team in our ICU. Our technicians are responsible for the technical duties, client communication and patient care related to their role and department.
VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital has an exciting history (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emergency_Vets). We were established in 1971, became a 24 hour hospital in 1974, and we aren’t slowing down. We take pride in providing outstanding, innovative patient care. We are so proud of the hospital and team we work with and we want you to join us.
Benefits of working with our highly skilled team:
We have two Board-Certified Criticalists on site.
Hands-on learning, didactic training, and collaboration on case management and treatment to provide the highest quality patient care.
Utilization of advanced technology; mechanical ventilation, oxygen cages, multi-modal monitoring equipment.
Autonomy to perform advanced technical skills: arterial catheterization, urinary catheter placement, central line placement, etc.
Offering 3 days a week, 12 hour a day shifts
compensation based on experience; $18 to $24 per hour.
After-hours shifts receive a shift differential of $4 per hour.
All tasks related to providing patient care based on DVM orders.
Think analytically through disease process and patient needs.
Inspire and teach students and new associates.
Ensure documentation is appropriate, thorough, and complete.
Experienced, credentialed technicians are great! We also love new grads!
New graduates must have a strong interest in emergency medicine and a keen ability to apply knowledge and advance quickly.
Our hospital is located in beautiful Denver, CO. You can be in the mountains within 30 minutes to enjoy all the sports and outdoor activities your heart could desire. Outdoors isn’t your thing? Not to worry, Denver is in top ranking for Craft Breweries and the food scene is amazing.
If you’re ready to join a family-like environment and have fun while you’re at work please apply! If we think you’re potentially a good fit for our hospital we will contact you via email or phone call shortly.
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development).