Job Details

Veterinary Technician or Experienced Assistant

DoveLewis Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital , 1945 NW Pettygrove St, Portland, OR 97209

Job - Non-Profit

Salary Range: $20-25/hour, DOE

Close Date: 10/31/2020

DoveLewis Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital is hiring a full-time Veterinary Technician or experienced Assistant to join our team.

Shifts: Overnight or Swing

Wage: Starts at $21-$25 hourly, plus an overnight differential for applicable shifts.

Why do employees love working for DoveLewis?

We live up to our mission of providing the best emergency, critical, and specialty care to our patients.
Your work makes a difference to the animal-loving community and to individual pet owners on a daily basis
You learn so much! We are a teaching hospital dedicated to the growth of our employees.

As a Technician or Veterinary Assistant, you will be responsible for providing our clients with a top-notch experience as well as responsible for providing emergency nursing care to patients through compliance with the attending doctor's orders. On a daily basis, you will triage patients, calculate medical dosages and administer medications, run in-house lab work, place tubes and catheters, monitor and ensure patients' comfort, update clients on their pet's progress, and perform a variety of other tasks. This requires solid technical skills.

Because of our hospital’s client-centered nature, this role requires your commitment to providing both patients and clients with the highest standard of care. Your ability to handle stressful situations in a fast-paced environment with compassion, efficiency, and flexibility is key to success in this role.

What are we looking for in a candidate?

Minimum of three years working in the veterinary field as a technician or assistant.
Preferred minimum of one year emergency or other specialty small animal care experience.
CVT or LVT preferred.
Any suitable combination of experience or education may substitute for the above.
How to apply:

To be considered for this position, you MUST complete the online application and upload a resume. Resumes received without a completed online application will not be considered.

DoveLewis is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug screen required.

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