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EXPERIENCED Surgical Veterinary Technician

Company: Spay Neuter Inc. Mesa Pet Clinic LLC
Location: Mesa
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION:F/T position is 6:00 a.m. until the end of surgery (usually around 2:30 p.m.,but can be a little earlier or later depending on the schedule). P/T schedule is negotiable.DETAILS:1. Morning Check-ins (Rooms):* Perform a.m. check-ins (i.e. vaccination appointments, wellness care appointments and scheduled surgery appointments) from 6:15 a.m. to 10:00 am (or until last client has left the building). This is the most hectic/busiest time of the day so candidate must be very efficient, accurate, able to multi-task, handle/restrain patients appropriately, maintain accurate medical record documentation and have a positive demeanor with clients as we see a multitude of clients/pets in a two/three hour time-frame.* This position includes blood draws for basic SNAP Tests(i.e. Heartworm, FeLV/FIV) and tech appointments. Must be able to physically lift 40 lbs as this position can be physically demanding when trying to restrain animals upon examination and/or other procedures.2. Pre-op Surgery Prep/Surgery:* Review medical charts and accurately draw up induction drugs for surgical procedures. Knowledge of Controlled Substances, pre-anesthetic medications and competent administration of these drugs both pre-op and post-op.* Ability to induce an animal for surgery whether it is IV or IM. Ability to intubate a cat on your own is a PLUS.* Prepare patients for surgery (i.e. shaving, scrubbing surgical areas, monitoring patients under anesthesia, giving medications/fluids (IV/IM/SQ) and follow instructions under one of the doctors on staff.3. Surgical Recovery (when needed):* Properly recover animals from surgical anesthesia (including patient assessment, continual monitoring, extubation, IV/SQ fluid administration, IV/IM/SQ medical drug administration, TPR's, CRT's, mucous membrane color and seek post-operative intervention from one of the doctor(s) on staff when needed. Also includes scrubbing surgical packs and other ad-hoc requests3. Other Information:* Minimum of 1 year of Veterinarian field experience is required.* Bilingual in Spanish is a PLUS.* A high level of excellent work ethic and reliability is a must.With these positions, there are NO weekends, NO nights, NO emergencies, NO holidays and NO on-call status so you can have a life outside your job. The F/T position is also eligible for medical/dental insurance, vacation/holiday pay, employee discounts and profit-sharing (i.e. monthly bonuses).Salary depends on relevant experience.Please send resume to the above listed email address. No phone calls please. All inquiries will remain confidential._Related keywords: veterinary technician, animal, veterinary, veterinary assistant, vet tech_Job Type: Full-timePay: $18.00 - $22.00 per hourBenefits:* Dental insurance* Employee discount* Health insurance* Life insurance* Paid time off* Vision insuranceSchedule:* Monday to FridaySupplemental pay types:* Bonus payApplication Question(s):* Are you willing to perform a background and drug test?Education:* High school or equivalent (Preferred)Experience:* Veterinary Experience: 1 year (Required)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Spay Neuter Inc. Mesa Pet Clinic LLC, Mesa , EXPERIENCED Surgical Veterinary Technician, Professions , Mesa, Arizona

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