Anchorage Animal Hospital is looking for a full time, experienced veterinary technician to join our team. Position duties, including, but not limited to the following: Assisting doctors with all phases of patient care and treatment, client interaction, animal restraint & handling, laboratory diagnostics- which include (Ear cytology and urine cytology and using the Idexx vet lab catalyst and lasercyte blood chemistry analyzers and their components), radiograph technique & positioning, venipuncture, blood collection, IV catheter placement, assisting veterinarians in surgical procedures-patient preparation, anesthesia use and monitoring, intra-op care (pre/post op care), dental prophylaxis under supervision of veterinarian, assisting doctors in exam rooms, conducting interviews with owners, client education, general animal care, maintaining inventory, supplies and equipment, as well as other duties as assigned.
We are searching for someone who has a pleasant demeanor, is self-motivated and has exceptional verbal communication skills. You must be able to work some evenings and be on a rotating schedule for half days on Saturday.
Experienced, credentialed technicians preferred.
Salary dependent on experience and training.
Additional Salary Information: Salary dependent on experience and training.
Anchorage Animal Hospital is a privately owned small animal practice in Louisville, KY. Our goal is to provide high quality compassionate care, with consistently kind and friendly customer service staff. We strive daily to make improvements in our own education and experiences in the Veterinary field and we look forward to bringing that level of passion and commitment to you and your pets.