Grand Haven Animal Hospital in Grand Haven, MI, USA is looking to hire a Licensed Veterinary Technician to work alongside our doctor during the evening hours for urgent care purposes.
The successful candidate will be responsible for checking in patients, taking vitals, assisting the doctor with evaluations and treatments, entering invoices and medical histories, and checking clients out. The candidate must have at least 3 years of experience as a licensed veterinary technician. If you are a leader, motivated, confident, friendly, reliable, and able to multi-task under stressful situations then you may be just the person we’re looking for! The position is for 25+ hours a week, 6 pm – 11 pm, Monday through Friday.
Veterinary Technician Requirements:
Extensive experience collecting and preserving laboratory samples for diagnostics
Taking successful radiographs (i.e. measuring patient, preparing the digital x-ray unit, labeling x-rays appropriately, etc.)
Knowledge of surgical instruments and caring for them properly.
Extensive experience placing IV catheters, intubating patients and monitoring patient vitals while under anesthesia.
Being comfortable and confident in restraining animals properly for examinations and treatments.
Treatment of animals based on the instructions of and under the guidance of the attending veterinarian.
Experience with emergency pet care, Idexx diagnostic equipment, and Intravet is a plus but not necessary.
About Grand Haven Animal Hospital
We are a small, busy animal hospital with a very close-knit team of people. It’s extremely important to us that we build a comfortable and friendly environment for our employees because it’s our absolute belief that if you love what you do and love who you work with then doing your job to the best of your ability will never feel like work. We all rely on each other to make the business run smoothly and effectively, so it’s a must that anyone that works here is trust-worthy, reliable and confident.
How to apply for our Veterinary Technician position
Please send resume via email or stop in during business hours to provide us with your resume in person. We look forward to meeting you!