Veterinary Technician - Weekend Swing
Company: BluePearl Veterinary Partners
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: September 12, 2019
BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Grand Rapids, MI is now hiring for
an energetic, passionate, and driven Veterinary Technician or
Assistant to join their fast-paced Emergency team. This is a part
time opportunity working Sat-Mon, Swing shift, every other weekend
or every weekend.
- Do you work well under pressure in a fast-paced
- Would your peers describe you as patient, respectful, and
- Are you eager to make a difference for animals and provide
premier patient care?
If you answered "yes" to these questions, we want to hear from
Our BluePearl Emergency Veterinary Technicians:
- Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients.
- Perform digital radiography using proper technique including
proper positioning of patients.
- Have a complete understanding of normal ranges of patient
vitals signs, including but not limited to heart and respiratory
rate, temperature, blood pressure and oxygen saturation.
- Obtain and interpret blood pressure and other vitals signs and
alert Veterinarian to changes and issues.
- Identify patients at risk for arrest and initiate CPR.
- Properly calculate medical math (including constant rate
infusions) and administer medications via appropriate routes and
- Are proficient at performing phlebotomy and placing intravenous
catheters in all peripheral vessels.
- Have a passion for mentoring and training other
- Have patience and empathy to address client concerns.
BluePearl Vet Partners is the next step in your career.
- Health, vision, dental, life, and pet insurance packages.
- PTO accrual with flexible work schedules.
- Opportunities for mentorship and training to continue to learn
- Access to 90" paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE
- Referral bonus program.
- Associate discounts.
- Member of Mars Petcare Family.
BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all
individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal
opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic
information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual or
affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected
veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If
you need assistance or an accommodation during the application
process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The
company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant
will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal
Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.
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