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Part-Time, Experienced Veterinary Technician

companyAnimal Medical Center of Austin
locationAustin, TX, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

DescriptionAnimal Medical Center of Austin is a fun and energetic general practice clinic that is designed with pets and people in mind: warm, friendly, and highly positive. Our day is filled with routine appointments and procedures as well as urgent care and emergency cases, so someone with a self-driven and self-starter work ethic has the opportunity to shine and grow within our practice!

This position is part time, 30 hours weekly with a schedule of Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm.
Here is What Your day May Consist of:

  • Intravenous catheter placement and venipuncture 
  • Administer drugs (IV, IM SQ, Oral) 
  • Assists with radiographic procedures 
  • Perform diagnostic blood, urine, and fecal testing  
  • Provide care to hospitalized patients  
  • Client communication and education 
  • Admitting and discharging patients
  • Maintain appropriate medical records for all hospitalized and critical patients
  • Jump in when needed and assist co-workers and veterinarian in any/all medical care - both appointments and procedures.

Here is What You Will Bring to the Position:

  • Completion of a two-year or four-year American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) veterinary technology program.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills towards clients, other staff members, DVM's and management. 
  • Minimum of one-year of veterinary experience.
  • Compassion, drive, maturity, and team focused.
  • Minimal direction and has the ability to multi-task, as well as an above average understanding of efficiency and time management. 
  • Skilled venipuncture ability, IVC placement, anesthesia/vital monitoring, surgical recovery, radiology technique, laboratory, dentistry, etc. 
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment, able to communicate effectively and clearly. 
  • Self-starter mentality and takes initiative to complete tasks on their own. 
  • Willing to grow and adapt through challenges and changes while maintaining a positive and optimistic attitude. • 

Here is What We Will Offer You:

  • Exceptional compensation
  • Retirement: 401(K) with employer match  
  • Training and career development 
  • Paid license fees and dues 
  • Generous CE allowance
  • Paid VTS specialization 

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