Are you looking to join a private practice where you can be a part of something great? At Harlingen Veterinary Clinic we have a family style practice where each member of our team is encouraged and supported so that they can thrive.
We are currently hiring for an experienced veterinary technician. We would prefer a certified veterinary technician, but all experience and on the job trained technicians are welcome and encouraged to apply. We offer our technicians a competitive wage commiserate with experience and certification. We offer a great benefits package including health, 401K, and personal pet discounts. Our hospital is always striving to better ourselves and so a wide variety of CE is available for the potential candidate to improve and hone their skill.
We are a progressive AAHA practice that sees a diverse number of cases daily, including standard small animals as well as exotics (Reptiles, Avian, Small Mammals etc.). Applicants should be friendly, compassionate, outgoing, and able to multi-task in a variety of situations.
Applicants must be client and patient focused and genuinely enjoy working with people and their pets.
-Phlebotomy (drawing blood)
-Surgical Preparation and Anesthesia Monitoring/Recovery
-Simple Drug Calculations/ Fluid calculations
-Filling prescriptions (basic pharmacology knowledge / familiarity with medications)
-Operating X-ray machinery (taking digital x-rays/patient positioning)
-Basic Patient Care (TPR and facilitating treatments for patients)
-General hospital care
-Ability to work unsupervised as well as part of a team
-Great people skills to assist in client education
-Desire to learn
We are currently hiring for an experienced veterinary technician. We would prefer a certified veterinary technician, but all experience and on the job trained technicians are welcome and encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Paid vacation, health insurance, FSA, 401K.