Employment Type: Full Time Experience Level: Entry, Mid or Experienced
Salary Range: $13-20 (Assistant to CVT)
Company Overview: Tampa Bay Vets is a busy, AAHA accredited animal hospital practice with five locations in Tampa, FL. We pride ourselves on practicing the best quality medicine for our patients.
We are in the forefront of medical technology, providing:
Cold Laser Therapy
Advanced Surgeries and Physical Rehabilitation services.
We are looking for team members to join our family! We encourage professional growth and learning and have a great benefits package that reflects this! We have board certified DVM’s and certified technicians on staff!
Job Summary: We are looking for a dedicated and caring Veterinary Technician. You will support our veterinarians and provide outstanding care to our patients and clients.
Complete patient check-ins and treatments
Collect laboratory specimens from patients and prepare them for testing.
Assist veterinarians with patient examinations and procedures
Perform dental prophylaxis, take radiographs, assist in surgeries
Calculate drug dosages correctly and prepare prescriptions
Treat every patient like they were your own
Enter medical records in Practice Management software
Give excellent client service and education
Qualifications and Skills
A proven track record of working as a veterinary technician
Attention to detail
Ability to multitask and take initiative
Ability to work in stressful situations while making sound decisions
Customer service skills
Excellent prioritization and efficiency
CVT, LVT or RVT preferred, but not required
Must be able to lift patients up to 40 pounds alone, and patients over 50 pounds with assistance
Benefits and Perks
Higher than normal pay ranges with incentives using a Pay for Performance compensation system
Medical, Dental, Vision and AFLAC Insurance
Paid Time Off
Continuing Education allowance
Employee pet care benefit
Tuition Reimbursement for Veterinary Technician school