Are you looking for a fulfilling opportunity to work exclusively with cats? The Cat Hospital of Fairfax, Inc. is announcing an opening for a full-time, Professional Licensed Veterinary Technician. We are a Gold-certified Feline Friendly, two doctor practice located near beautiful Old Town Fairfax City in Virginia. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated addition to our team. Our mission is to provide high quality and individualized care to each of our patients through a team approach.
Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to administration and monitoring of anesthesia; surgical preparation; administration of medications parenterally and orally; collection of laboratory samples and specimens; working knowledge of diagnostic and treatment equipment such as blood pressure unit, IV pump, dental and full body digital radiography, and anesthesia and surgical equipment; client communication and education; patient care and comfort; feline friendly handling techniques; laser therapy; Idexx in-house laboratory systems; endoscopy assistance and specimen preparation; and proficiency in the AviMark Veterinary Software. We also offer alternative therapies through Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine techniques such as acupuncture, massage, herbal therapies, and food therapies.
We offer continuing education opportunities including AAFP conference, medical benefits, and personal pet care discounts. Compensation varies by experience and can range from $24-$28 / hour. Hospital hours are Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 5:00PM with no emergency or weekend hours.
Interested applicants please attach a letter of intent and resume, Attn. Dr. Janette Ellison, using the application tab. If you have questions or would like to know more, please contact Dr. Janette Ellison at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation varies by experience
About Cat Hospital of Fairfax, Inc
We are a small, well established, two doctor feline only general practice located in the beautiful Old Town Fairfax City in Virginia. We are Gold-Certified feline friendly, promote fear free handling, and focus on detailed, individualized patient care. We provide continuing education opportunities, medical benefits, and personal pet care discounts to all of our employees as well as an enjoyable, team focused, working atmosphere.