Ophthalmology Veterinary Technician
Company: BluePearl Veterinary Partners
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: September 12, 2019
BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Grand Rapids, MI is hiring an
experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our
Ophthalmology team. We are seeking a LVT who is interested in
developing their skills in Ophthalmology. This is a full time
position working 1st shift, need to have on-call availability and
work some holidays.
- Are you looking to advance your career as a Veterinary
- Do you have a strong passion for the Veterinary field?
- Do you want to work with dedicated, highly skilled veterinary
If you answered "yes" to these questions, then we want to hear from
In this role:
- You will be able to calculate medical math.
- You compassionately, calmly, and gently approach and handle
- You will understand classification of commonly-used
medications, associated side effects and appropriately monitors
- You will administer medications via appropriate routes and
- You will perform phlebotomy.
- You will place intravenous catheter in all peripheral
- You will perform physical exam; accurately count heart, pulse
rate, capillary refill time, mucous membranes, temperature,
respiratory rate and effort.
- You will intubate patients and monitor anesthesia for minor
procedures and surgery.
- You will perform Tonometry and Schirmer tear tests on
- You will prepare prescriptions and communicate discharge orders
Your success is our success!
At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount.
Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities
with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have
access 90" paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We
also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate
feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and
- Competitive compensation
- Flexible hours
- Scrub allowance
- Additional training
- Unlimited growth potential
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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 orientation
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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