Wilderness Animal Hospital in Maple Valley is seeking a full-time veterinary technician. We are currently adding additional square feet to our hospital which gives us a need for additional staff. We are a four doctor / six day a week practice and offer a great learning environment for a individual completing the veterinary technician program.
Duties will include, but are not limited to:
*Technical support for our four doctor practice
*Performs treatments and administers medication as directed
*Performs physical assessments and records observations
*Performs laboratory procedures including blood draws, urinalysis, and cultures
*Assists veterinarian with medical, surgical and dental procedures
*Anesthetize animals and monitors anesthesia as directed
*Able to position for and take radiographs
*Prepares estimates and invoices for services completed by doctor and technician
* In emergency situation, able to initiate chest compressions and intubation
*Can perform CPR
*Handle stressful situations professionally and respectfully *Ability to stand for long periods of time, work a shift of 10 hours and lift up to 40#
Additionally, we offer a competitive wage plus vacation, personal time off, medical/dental benefits, uniforms and pet discounts after an introductory period. Send resume with cover letter to email@example.com.