We are currently seeking an experienced/registered veterinary technician to join our team. Our hospital is a busy small animal practice located in a beautiful part of the state within an hour drive to the Blue Ridge mountains, Asheville, & Charlotte. The options for nature lovers are numerous & include snow skiing, water sports, hiking, &mountain biking. Culture activities are abundant in Charlotte, & Asheville. We prefer that candidates be caring, compassionate, detail oriented, and able to multi-task with a cheerful attitude . Our new technician will become part of our close knit community & will find that we have a wonderful & supportive clientele.
Applicants should be proficient in the following skills: Venipuncture, IV catheter placement, intubation, induction & monitoring of patients under anesthesia, extubation, evaluation of patient status/triage, treatment of hospitalized patients, radiology tasks, dental prophylaxis, some in house cytology, operation of in house lab equipment, & articulate and compassionate client education. Work schedule involves some weekend shifts, occasional holiday shift, but no emergency or on call duty. Familiarity with Avimark is a plus.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation package will be based on skill level & experience. Options include paid vacation & continuing education.