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Licensed Vet Technician (LVT) - Clarendon, VA

Company: Caring Hands Animal Hospital
Location: Arlington
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN ( L.V.T. ) Want to work with great people? Join the Caring Hands Animal Hospital family! We are seeking career-oriented individuals who are committed to the veterinary profession, value compassionate care and teamwork, and will put forth the extra effort needed to achieve the high-quality service our clients expect. If you enjoy a fun, fast-paced, energized environment, Caring Hands is the place for you! ABOUT US
Caring Hands Animal Hospitals are large, well-equipped, AAHA-accredited veterinary facilities. We have an open-door policy to provide excellent service to our clients. Our full-service veterinary hospitals offer state-of-the-art care for our patients. Our newest extended-hour hospital in Clarendon is located near TWO metro stops and offers free on-site parking. The primary role of all Caring Hands Animal Hospital employees is to ensure that our clients and patients experience top-notch customer service and patient care. The Licensed Technician's responsibilities include:
Medical care of animals including advanced nursing care techniques, restraint, radiographs, phlebotomy, lab work, etc.
Perform dental prophylaxis and radiographs.
Anesthesia induction, monitoring, and recovery.
Assist in medical, surgical and dental procedures.
Properly care for all surgical materials; maintain hospital equipment and inventory. Prepare and maintain the surgery room, ICU area, exam rooms and treatment areas.
Data entry via Electronic Medical Record system
Prioritize and handle multiple tasks in a calm, organized manner.
Client Education.
Maintain a clean and orderly facility.
Uphold positive, cooperative relationships with other employees. COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE, Including:
Walking distance from Metro. Free on-site parking available.
401(k) with employer match
Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
Optional supplemental insurance
Paid Time Off
Flex Spending Accounts for medical and dependent care
Employee recognition program
Continuing Education allowance
Employee referral bonus program
Discounts on personal pet care
Uniforms provided
Must be 18 years of age or older
Excellent communication skills, and teamwork abilities
Strong computer skills
Must possess current Virginia LVT license. HOURS / WORK SCHEDULE
Full-time position available. We offer morning, evening, and Saturday shifts. All potential new hires are required to pass a criminal background check and drug test. COMPENSATION
Salary commensurate with experience, starting at $25/hour

Keywords: Caring Hands Animal Hospital, Arlington , Licensed Vet Technician (LVT) - Clarendon, VA, Professions , Arlington, Virginia

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