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Vet Tech - Surgical

Company: Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists
Location: Buzzards Bay
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Surgical Technician Needed

Are you looking for an engaging, fast paced work environment where patient care and continuous learning are paramount? We provide a constant learning environment with boarded specialists and certified, experienced nursing staff. Currently hiring all shifts due to increased surgery schedule. Part time or full time hours are available.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Nursing skills, patient care and compassion

  • Assist surgeons with appointments (orthopedic radiographs, bandage changes, suture removals)

  • Maintain and troubleshoot equipment

  • Constantly advance your knowledge base and skill set

  • Assist with training of new staff and assist other departments, as needed

  • Help cover on call hours

Skills and Qualifications:

  • CVT, RVT, or LVT preferred

  • Four years of surgical veterinary experience

  • Knowledge and understanding of veterinary procedures and disease related

to surgical procedures

  • Anesthesia and analgesia experience

  • Excellent communication skills, time management, ability to problem solve, learn and handle multiple tasks.

  • Ability to anticipate and be detail oriented due to high level of patient care.

  • Must be an enthusiastic team player with a patient, and positive professional attitude.

  • Must be able to lift and restrain pets of at least 50 pounds and work on feet most of the day.

Why Us?

Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists benefit package includes:

  • Choice of four Health Insurance Plans through United Healthcare
  • Option for Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • United Healthcare Dental Insurance; one option 100% paid for Employee

  • United Healthcare Vision Insurance

  • 401K with company match

  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance available

  • Complimentary Life Insurance $15,000; option to purchase more for employee and family

  • PTO / Holidays

  • Pet Discounts

  • Generous Continuing Education Program

We are a proud United Veterinary Care Partner hospital. United Veterinary Care supports the unique culture and individuality of each partner hospital while leaving the practice of medicine up to the hospital teams. One of our goals is to be the Employer of Choice!

Please Note: Applicants being considered for hire must pass a drug test before beginning work after receiving an offer of employment. This ten panel drug test does not include testing for THC (Marijuana). Applicants will be required to complete online paperwork authorizing the drug test and will be directed to choose a Quest Diagnostics facility convenient to them. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.

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Keywords: Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists, New Bedford , Vet Tech - Surgical, Other , Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts

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