BluePearl Certified Veterinary Technician - Emergency - CVT - Vet Tech – ER in Clearwater, Florida

BluePearl’s Clearwater location is hiring an exceptional Certified Veterinary Technician - Emergency - CVT - Vet Tech – ER

BluePearl Clearwater is a young, vibrant hospital with amazing energy. It has a reputable reputation in the area and is experiencing extraordinary growth. We have a culture that supports professional goals and we will help you get to that next level of your career.

The area offers shopping, unique restaurants, and activities such as parasailing, jet ski rentals, boat tours, fishing charters, and of course, the 2.5 miles of white sandy beaches. There is common sighting of dolphins in the Gulf waters! By car, Clearwater is located four and half hours from Miami and two hours from Orlando- the land of amusement parks and entertainment. Key West is in within driving distance, but there is a ferry option as well which is very accessible and reasonable in cost.

The primary function of the Emergency Veterinary Technician is to be responsible for treatments of stable hospitalized patients and stable outpatient diagnostics and treatments.

  • Provides nursing care to stable patients according to hospital standards of care and core values.

  • Report patient signalment, problem list and plan during nursing rounds.

  • Calculates basic medical math.

  • Understands classification of commonly-used medications, associated side effects and appropriately monitors therapeutic response.

  • Administers medications via appropriate routes and duration.

  • Performs phlebotomy.

  • Ability to place peripheral intravenous catheter in cephalic vein.

  • Performs physical exam; accurately counts heart, pulse rate, capillary refill time, mucous membranes, temperature, respiratory rate and effort.

  • Possesses a working knowledge of anesthesia/monitoring equipment and assist with patients assigned ASA I or II classifications.

  • Intubates patients under the direction of a Level II technician or higher.

  • Remains current on R.E.C.O.V.E.R CPR guidelines and demonstrates proficiency in designated role as assigned by attending clinician and/or supervisor.

Who are we?

BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high quality, cutting edge healthcare.

We are seeking hospital support with the same philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with a family atmosphere!

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 cross-training .

Additional Benefits:

BluePearl offers health benefits options, competitive compensation, flexible hours, scrub allowance, opportunity to bring your dog to work, additional training, and unlimited growth potential!

Learn more about our Clearwater hospital! at https://bluepearlvet.com/clearwater-fl/

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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.

Job Category: Technicians

Requisition Number: CERTI05947

Posted: 2017-10-12T13:53:27.741Z

Full Time

Location: Clearwater, FL, USA