Certified Veterinary Technician

Full Time Hilltop Pet Clinic
  • Pueblo, colorado View on Map
  • Post Date: January 14, 2020
  • Salary: $15.00 - $20.00 / Hourly
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  • Position Technician
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Practice Small Animal
  • Qualifications Graduate (CVT, RVT, LVT)

Job Description

Hilltop Pet Clinic…
Are you looking for a positive change in your life?
Are you looking for a place where you can use the skills you were trained to use?
Are you looking for a place that you can call home?
If not the please do not apply…but if you are then Hilltop is the place for you!
We believe in a strong team approach – as they say, there is no “I” in team!
We care for others above ourselves – we want to serve each other, our clients and our community and therefore serving is the heart of our motivation and who we are!
We want every client to be welcomed into the Hilltop family and therefore Exemplary Customer Service is the foundation of our success!
We believe a positive and caring attitude is the heart and soul of our business and therefore we accept nothing less from our team members!
We are passionate and excited about veterinary medicine and consider ourselves life-long learners to stay on the cutting edge of research, diagnostics, treatment options and procedures to help both our team members grow and develop in their careers, and to be able to practice the highest quality medicine to help our patients and serve our clients!
If YOU resonate with the above concepts, WE NEED YOU to help us grow our team!
Hilltop Pet Clinic is currently seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician for our rapidly growing, 4 doctor, companion animal practice in Pueblo West, Colorado. Located next to Lake Pueblo State Park, the area has abundant outdoor activities including boating, kayaking, paddle boarding, rafting, fishing, biking, camping and hiking, and Pueblo Town Center boasts multiple shops and restaurants along its Riverwalk and downtown areas.
Hilltop has been under new management since 2015 and continues to experience explosive growth. Hilltop serves an amazing client base that love their pets and care about quality care and service. In this close-knit, yet booming community, the clinic has been adding new clients at a rate well above industry standards and will need the right, career minded, hard-working individual to join our team.
Position Requirements:
Certification and/or Licensure
Minimum of 1-3 Years Progressive Experience as a CVT/LVT/RVT
Technical Knowledge and Skill Level in all aspects of veterinary medicine, including:
Surgical – anesthesia, intubation, monitoring, assisting, post-op care
Technical Skills – venipuncture, catheter placement, etc.
Dental – cleaning, charting, polishing, x-rays
Companion Laser Therapy
Safety – adherence to safety policies/procedures and OSHA guidelines
General Emergency Medicine knowledge
Client Education
General Nutrition knowledge
General understanding of commonly used medications
Training – motivational training to clients & staff
Communication – with staff, owners, veterinarians, clients
Cleanliness/Maintenance – facility, surgical instruments, equipment
Aide in inventory management
Strong Written and Oral Communication Skills, including ability to write and edit procedures and policies and to educate both clients and team members
Personal and Professional Commitment to Integrity, Dependability, and Professionalism
Familiar with Practice Management Software (Impromed Infinity preferred)
Computer Literate with Microsoft Office Suite experience
Strong Track Record of Showing Respect to team members, clients, and to the policies, values, mission, vision, goals and practices of the business and of exemplifying the same
Compensation and Benefits:
Hilltop Pet Clinic provides HIGHLY competitive wages and benefits, including:
$15 – $20 an hour, Depending on Education, Qualifications and Experience
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Holiday Pay, PTO, CE, Discounted Services, Ongoing Training, Uniform Reimbursement, and No Night or Sunday Shifts, Saturdays on rotating basis!
And, since we work so hard together, we believe in playing hard together and enjoy such celebrations and activities as our:
Picnic/Summer Celebration at Lake Pueblo State Park (great food, great fun with boating, tubing, games, and just a good time together),
Thanksgiving Potluck (Great Food and Fun – this team can cook!)
Christmas Party (Upscale Meal, Games, Awards, Presents, Photo Booth, and More!)
Birthday Celebrations (Lots of Fun and Yummy Deserts!)
And More!
To be considered please submit the following:
Cover letter
2 letters of recommendation (preferred)
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $15.00 to $20.00 /hour/ D.O.E.
relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
Associate (Required)
Veterinary Technician (Required)
Additional Compensation:
Store Discounts
Work Location:
One location
Health insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Paid time off
Professional development assistance

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