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Veterinary Assistant/Technician

Santa Cruz Pet Clinic
5408 South 12th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85706
$15 - $18 an hour - Full-time

Location

5408 South 12th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85706

Benefits
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  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan

Full job description

We are looking for an experienced full-time veterinary assistant/technician. Candidate should have great communication skills, be able to multi task, and have experience in a veterinary setting. We are looking for someone who can handle the front desk- checking in clients for surgery/appointments, answering phones and discharging patients. We train our staff to work in all positions so we are also looking for a candidate that will rotate through as the appointment room tech and in surgery. The position will involve prepping for surgery, monitoring animals during surgery, monitoring animals as they recover from surgery, checking in clients/patients for surgery/appointments, releasing from surgery/appointments, cleaning/preparing surgical instruments and cleaning/laundry. Veterinarian technicians/assistants are expected to be able to intubate, administer vaccines, administer IV and IM injections, demonstrate proper animal handling and restraint, draw blood, and more. Candidate must be able to lift 50 pounds. Being bi-lingual is a huge plus! We are a high volume, fast paced, full service clinic. We also operate a mobile spay/neuter clinic that travels throughout Arizona. Full time benefit package after probationary period include paid time off, employer paid health/dental insurance (Blue Cross/Blue Shield), retirement plan and veterinary care. Pay depends on experience. Our clinic is fast paced and high volume. Our technicians get to do everything and will have exposure to a plethora of services.
To apply, submit a resume and cover letter. Pay depends on experience level.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 - $18.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift

Experience:

  • Veterinary clinic: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: In person