Firgrove Veterinary Clinic, a full-service veterinary medical and surgical facility, is seeking Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our AAHA accredited team.
Once they have proven their skills, licensed technician applicants can expect to utilize their skills in all areas of the hospital. The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, a quick thinker, able to multi-task efficiently, and have excellent communication skills and compassion.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Anesthetizing, monitoring and recovering surgical patients
Patient care including treatments
Triage and obtaining patient history
Placing intravenous catheters
Digital radiology (both dental & general)
Assisting with and completing diagnostic procedures
Prepare prescriptions and communicate discharge orders to clients
Client education & services
Appointment leading & management
Emergency triage and management
Experience with low stress handling and providing superb professional and personable client services is desired.
$1,000.00 SIGNING INCENTIVEAVAILABLE (paid after a full 30-days of employment - requires one continuous year of employment, or repayment). Competitive starting base pay (base pay is dependent on experience) with scheduled increases at 90-days and 1-year. Benefits include vacation/holiday and sick leave, pet care discounts, simple IRA, Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) and paid continuing education after 1 year of employment and professional growth. Employee retention bonus available after 1 year of continuous employment.
All team members will be trained and evaluated using a competency system. Potential for growth and advancement in skills.
Currently open to accepting relief veterinary technicians.
If you’re interested in becoming a valued member of our team, please apply or deliver resume in person to 14816 E Meridian, Puyallup, WA.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, or RELIEF.
COVID-19 considerations: Curbside services (euthanasias excluded) for appointments.
A minimum of 2 years working as a Veterinary Technician is desired, but not required. We will mentor and train the right candidate. A current Washington State Technician License (or license eligible within 90-days) is required for this position.
About Firgrove Veterinary Clinic
Progressive, superbly equipped, well established AAHA hospital, located in picturesque territory close to Mt. Rainier, 6000 square feet in size, forty staff members, great clientele, exceptional support personnel, comfortable work environment, Generous compensation and employee benefits. Contact: Tracy Buckholz, Practice Manager Firgrove Veterinary Clinic, Puyallup, WA. (253) 848-1563, fax (253) 848-0389, tracy@Firgrovevet.com