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Urgent Care Veterinary Technician (CVT, LVT, RVT)

Company: Dovelewis Veterinary Emergency And Specialty Hospi
Location: Portland
Posted on: June 6, 2024

Job Description:

DoveLewis Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital is seeking full-time* Certified or Licensed Veterinary Technicians* to join our Urgent Care team. We are hiring for *Swing **shifts.*The Urgent Care Technician will be responsible for assisting the Urgent Care DVM in seeing low acuity cases on an appointment and fast track basis. These cases are both self-screened and undergo limited screening by client service staff. This position assists in processing a diverse caseload of urgent cases, employs critical thinking in order to integrate with and assist the emergency room flow and maintains a positive and respectful attitude. A genuine love of and respect for all animals is required, as is an appreciation of the human-animal bond. *We are currently hiring for swing shifts.*A genuine love of and respect for all animals is required, as is an appreciation of the human-animal bond.*Wage:* $28-$36 hourly, plus overnight and weekend differential for applicable shifts. Additional pay consideration available for VTS (ECC) or other relevant specialty credentials.*Schedule:* ER technicians work 3/4 rotating schedules with 10 hours shifts. This means you have a consistent schedule that makes planning the rest of your life easy, and you get 3 or 4 days off in a row every week! If you have other schedule needs, please feel free to reach out and start a conversation, we're always happy to discuss options.*_Currently hiring for swing shifts._**What are we looking for in a candidate?** Lifelong learners who are eager to face new challenges every day and actively participate in our teaching hospital culture.* A commitment to providing both patients and clients with the highest standard of care at a client-centered hospital.* The ability to handle stressful situations in a fast-paced environment with compassions, efficiency, and flexibility.* Preferred minimum of two years working in the veterinary field as a technician or assistant.* Preferred minimum of one year emergency or other specialty small animal care experience.* Current status as a Certified Veterinary Technician in the state of Oregon *OR* currently Licensed Veterinary Technician *OR* Registered Veterinary Technician elsewhere with the ability to transfer license to Oregon.* High school diploma or equivalent.* Any suitable combination of experience or education may substitute for the above.*What you can look forward to at DoveLewis:** We live up to our mission of providing the best emergency, critical, and specialty care to our patients.* Advancing your emergency and critical care skillset at a teaching hospital dedicated to the growth of our employees.* As a nonprofit with community-focused services your work makes a difference to the animal-loving community and to individual pet owners on a daily basis.* Work alongside a talented team including 6 specialties under one roof.* Student debt repayment assistance (qualify in your first month!)* Equitable benefits, including $0 mental health copays, preventative care, LGBTQIA-friendly providers, and options for families.* Continuing education and professional dues and licenses assistance including a membership to atDove, which offers 100+ hours of on demand RACE approved CE content.* Access to VTS mentorship and support.* Relocation assistance for licensed technicians.*How to apply:*To be considered for this position, you MUST complete the online application and upload a resume. Resumes received without a completed online application will not be considered.DoveLewis is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug screen required.Job Type: Full-timePay: $28.00 - $36.00 per hourBenefits:* 401(k)* Continuing education credits* Dental insurance* Employee assistance program* Employee discount* Flexible spending account* Health insurance* License reimbursement* Life insurance* Paid parental leave* Paid time off* Professional development assistance* Referral program* Relocation assistance* Uniform allowance* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 10 hour shift* 12 hour shift* 3x12* 4x10* Every weekend* Monday to Fridayby Jobble

Keywords: Dovelewis Veterinary Emergency And Specialty Hospi, Portland , Urgent Care Veterinary Technician (CVT, LVT, RVT), Professions , Portland, Oregon

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