We are hiring a full-time veterinary technician, effective immediately, as part of our growing team!
We are a privately owned (by a veterinarian), non-corporate organization operating two hospitals, one in Southern Berks County and one in Chester County. Between the two hospitals, our team includes 6 doctors and 21 support staff, utilizing digital radiographs, ultrasound, digital dental radiographs, in-house CBC and Chemistry machines, in house PT/PTT machine, therapeutic laser, and full surgical facilities. Our hospital doctors have a special interest in canine reproduction and exotics, however this experience is not a requirement for potential applicants.
In order to qualify for this position, certification is not required, but is preferred. Hours would be a set, revolving schedule working 35-38 hours per week, with more hours available if desired. Schedule involves working every other Saturday. Job requirements include but are not limited to: running canine and feline anesthesia, placing IV catheters, understanding and administering medications, restraining animals safely, communicating well with clients and team members, being self motivated, operating in house lab equipment, and being proficient in computer operating systems. Our hospitals are open Monday through Saturday, with weekday night hours at both locations.
We provide on-call services ONLY for our own post-op patients and those patients that are approved to be on-call for potential off-hour c-sections. The applicant would be encouraged to sign up for off-hour emergency c-sections (for additional pay per day whether called in or not plus time and a half if called in). All other off-hour emergencies that do not fit the above description are referred to local emergency hospitals. The technicians rotate on-call coverage for weekends and holidays, working on-call approximately 1 out of every 7 weekends and the same for holidays.
We offer competitive pay based on experience, 60 hours paid time off to start, 100% paid health insurance for CVTs, IRA with 3% match, paid holidays, CE and uniform package, rabies vaccination and titers, and quarterly production bonus.
If you have any additional questions or to send a resume, please don't hesitate to contact us. We look forward to talking with you. Thank you!