Looking for a Credentialed Technician or Experienced Veterinary Assistant
Are you looking for a hospital where you can build lasting relationships with the clients, their pets and your co-workers?? Muddy Branch Veterinary Center is a three and a half doctor practice looking to add a full time Credentialed Veterinary Technician or experienced veterinary assistant to our team. We are a general care veterinary practice treating dogs and cats. We have been in business and AAHA accredited for 20+ years in the Gaithersburg area. We are looking for someone who is self motivated, able to work and get tasks done without much supervision, quick learning, ability to multitask, lift at least 50 pounds, and current experience in a veterinary hospital (also see Job Requirements section). Hours will vary, need someone who is available for mornings, evening and every other weekend shifts, candidate must be available to work some weekends and holidays. Technicians rotate every other Saturday shift. We have a hard working and fun team here who see the importance of offering compassionate and up to date veterinary care and are looking to add individuals who share our vision! We offer paid sick and vacation leave, employee pet discount, 401K/pension profit sharing after a set time of employment here, health and dental insurance, scrubs allowance, CE for RVT's, periodic work parties and gatherings.
Applicant MUST have experience as a veterinary technician and the following skills: venipuncture, knowledge of radiographic technique and positioning, knowledge of vaccines, ability to lift 50 pounds, ability to stand on feet for extended periods of time, quick on their feet, knowledge of Cornerstone is preferred but not required, proper restraint techniques, ability to adapt to various situations, ability to administer SQ injections with confidence (IV and IM injections, and IV catheter placement is a plus), ability to clearly communicate with clients in a professional manner, Basic pharmacy knowledge is needed (heartworm prevention, flea and tick control, etc).
Salary range may vary based on experience.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $14.00 - $20.00 per hour
Staff and clients are required to wear masks in the building.
- High school or equivalent (Preferred)
- Veterinary experience: 1 year (Required)
Work Location: One location