Seattle Veterinary Specialists – Surgical Techs and Assistants – Full-time and Part-time
We have an excellent opportunity to join our Surgery Team!! Due to rapid growth, internal promotions and the addition of a new Surgeon this summer, we are in need of additional LVTs and Assistants for full-time and part-time shifts.
Ideal candidates will provide veterinary surgical and nursing care to small animals under the direction of the SVS surgeons, conduct a variety of technical & assistant duties relevant to being an integral part of a veterinary medical team in the operation of the small animal specialty & emergency facility, and communicated with clients.
At minimum, candidates must have knowledge of General small animal handling practices, procedures including restraint, surgical prep, treatments, and familiarity with pharmaceuticals used in the Surgery Dept. and their most common administration protocols. Must be able to lift heavy dogs to operating table.
LVTs must have 2-3 years tech experience and be comfortable with general anesthesia, have superb attention to detail, and ability to multi-task and work at a fast pace, and poses strong customer service skills as they will be in direct contact with clients.
Vet Assistants must have some animal handling skills, willingness to learn in a very fast paced environment, and attention to detail is key.
We are Seattle Veterinary Specialists (SVS) a privately owned state-of-the-art, multi-specialty and 24-hour emergency/critical care facility in Kirkland, WA. We focus on collaborative medicine where teams of experts work together under one roof to combine their medical expertise, skills and experience to provide the best treatment for our patients. For more information please visit our website: www.svsvet.com.
We offer a competitive salary including compensated on-call hours. As well as excellent benefits for FT positions such as medical/vision/dental insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, generous CE allowance, on-site CE opportunities, employee discount, scrub allowance, employer matched 401K plan + more.
If you are interested in growing your career and working at our state-of-the art hospital, please reply with a cover letter, resume, and wage requirements to: http://hrkinections.catchthebest.com/apply/814b/e48c