Licensed Technician wanted!!
Gardiner Animal Hospital is the last mixed practice in our area. Located in the Mid Hudson Valley directly below the beloved Shawangunk Mountain Range. Just minutes from the famous Mohonk Mountain House and the Hudson River, our local area has a lot to offer. We are an ever expanding and growing 4 veterinarian practice for over 40 years. As we grow and update the practice we are looking for enthusiastic experienced staff to grow with us. We offer 2 weeks paid vacation after 1yr full time, full medical insurance for all full time employees. Uniforms are also provided. We are a family run family oriented practice.
Requirements- A current resume, at least 6-12 months of on the job or practicum experience, valid driver's license, reliable vehicle, and 2 references.
Duties include but are not limited to- Basic admittance exams, competence giving injections (intramuscular, subcutaneous, & intravenous), venipuncture and an ability to place intravenous catheters. Be able to analyze - urine, feces and other samples, including large animal samples, (this includes microscope and refractometer use). Basic handling and restraint (including large animals), attentiveness to vitals and behavioral changes, familiarity with aseptic techniques and autoclaving/sterilization procedures. As well as, an ability to calculate drug dosages and fluid rates, use of blood glucose monitors, anesthesia and the tasks associated with it (induce, intubate/extubate and monitor patients), knowledge on radiology and producing high quality radiographs, basic husbandry, and an ability to accurately and descriptively maintain a patient record.
Personal attributes that are encouraged include- An ability to work well with others, organization, punctuality and a professional demeanor.
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