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Relief Certified Veterinary Technician

Company: Guide Dogs for the Blind
Location: Oregon City
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:


Let your drive for a change guide you here.

Work with a dedicated team, learn countless new skills, and help support our mission to create exceptional partnerships between dogs, people, and communities. This is just some of what you'll experience when you join the team at Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB). As a Relief Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) on our beautiful campus in Boring, OR you'll maintain optimal health for our amazing dogs in their journey to become successful guides and beyond. We are looking for Relief CVT help and are hoping you can join us!

As a Relief Certified Veterinary Technician, you'll work hands on with our dogs providing care and supporting our team. We are a full-service hospital providing daily routine and urgent care to our dogs. Day to day tasks include surgery, radiology, ultrasound, endoscopy, dentistry, appointments, instrument sterilization, vaccination, and more.

The qualifications you'll need:

  • Oregon CVT license
  • 2+ years of position-related experience is desirable
    What sets us apart?
    • You will love supporting our mission as you ensure the health of our yellow and black Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers, and Lab/Golden crosses through all stage of their lives.
    • You'll have the opportunity to learn with excellent support from our veterinary team.
    • GDB's entire veterinary staff have acquired Fear Free certification!
    • You will love working with our clients (the feeling will be mutual!) and you'll never have to write another estimate again as our services are provided free of charge for program dogs.
    • We support and appreciate our veterinary technician team every single day and make a point to show our gratitude.
    • We have state-of-the-art facilities and resources to provide excellent care to our dogs, which makes this a great place to work and learn.
    • You can bring your dog to work!
      Guide Dogs for the Blind

      The largest guide dog school in North America, Guide Dogs for the Blind creates inspiring partnerships between people, dogs, and communities. With exceptional client services and a robust network of instructors, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or have low vision, throughout the U.S. and Canada. Our team includes approximately 300 employees and 3,000 volunteers, supporting over 2,000 working teams (clients and guide dogs).

      At Guide Dogs for the Blind, we respect, value, and appreciate all differences. We welcome all qualified candidates irrespective of your race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Individuals with disabilities, especially those who are blind or visually impaired, are encouraged to apply. If you have a disability and need assistance and/or accommodation with applying for a job, please contact Human Resources.

Keywords: Guide Dogs for the Blind, Portland , Relief Certified Veterinary Technician, Professions , Oregon City, Oregon

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