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Veterinary Technician Job Detail:

Certified Veterinary Technician
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN     
Job Description:

Immediate opportunity available for multiple Certified Veterinary Technicians for 1st, 2nd & 3rd Shift opportunities.

Job Responsibilities:
• Assists Clinicians, clients and patients with receiving, assessment, work-up, discharge, etc., prepares patients for a variety of veterinary medical procedures including preparation for radiographic procedures, surgeries, catherizations, venipuncture’s, vaccinations, anesthesia, intensive or emergency care; administration of medications and treatments, etc.
• Must be able to restrain and handle animals and/or assist with animal restraint and handling.
• Under the direction of DVM’s, performs a variety of medical and diagnostic procedures depending upon clinical indications and area of service; may perform intravenous and related therapies (i.e. fluids, anesthesia, etc.),obtain fluid or tissue samples, perform biopsy techniques, etc.
• Administers medications, vaccinations, allergy testing and others as defined by the duty clinicians.
• With oversight by a DVM, applies clinical job knowledge and competence to the management of the patient.
• Answers questions and explains or demonstrates procedures and equipment for clients, residents, interns, senior veterinary students, and technician students; assists with teaching labs.
• Performs record-keeping tasks related to medical procedures, including recording of: procedures completed, supplies used, patient status, client communications, census information, etc.
• May prepare and maintain daily service schedule including facilities such as operating rooms, specialty areas, pharmacies, etc.
• Must adhere to safety and infection control policies and procedures.

Job Requirements:
• Certified Veterinary Technician
• Recent grads or Industry experience
• Multiple shifts available
• Shift Differential for 2nd and 3rd Shifts
• Excellent Benefits/Perks
• Continuing Education
• On-the-Job Training


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