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Licensed Veterinary Technician

Company: Perinton Veterinary Hospital
Location: Victor
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Perinton Veterinary Hospital is seeking a full-time -Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) -to join our growing team! - -We offer an AMAZING benefits package- which includes paid time off, 401k, medical/dental/vision insurance, HSA and FSA available, parental leave, generous pet discounts, and more! -
Our Ideal Candidate: - -An individual who is passionate about animal care, highly motivated, and pays attention to detail. Our Licensed -Veterinary -Technicians -are the heartbeat of our team and work side by -side -our -Veterinarians -(DVMs) -during procedures. -Both experienced LVTs and new graduates are welcome! A full-time position would require working between 30-40 hours a week, which include a combination of day, evening, weekend, and holiday shifts. - -Job Duties: -

  • Assisting DVMs during procedures by restraining animals, conducting tests, monitoring vitals, and -administering medications. -
  • Maintaining medical records and communicating -with -clients on their -pets' -medical procedures, including next steps. - -
  • Maintaining treatment room, including maintenance of equipment such as anesthetic machines/ monitors, x-ray machines, dental, and autoclaving equipment. - -
  • Must be comfortable and confident handling large animals. -Required Skills: - -
    • Monitoring and -assessing -patient's status -
    • Collecting blood and other samples for testing -
    • Placing catheters - -
    • Administering medication -
    • Providing sedation for -diagnostic -procedures -
    • Feeding patient through peg-tube and -Naso-gastric tubes -
    • Performing postoperative nursing care, including pain management. -Job Requirements: -
      • Associates -Degree in Veterinary Technology is required. -
      • Valid -New York State Veterinary Technology -license -is required. - -
      • Previous veterinary experience is -preferred, however not required. -
      • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, squatting, reach, standing, and walking throughout the day. -
        #LI-MS1PandoLogic. Keywords: Veterinary Technician, Location: Victor, NY - 14564

Keywords: Perinton Veterinary Hospital, Rochester , Licensed Veterinary Technician, Professions , Victor, New York

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