The Animal Doctors have provided the highest quality of veterinary care for its client throughout the South San Francisco Bay area for over 40 years. We have been AAHA-accredited since 1987, which includes us in the highly-acclaimed top 15% of veterinary practices throughout the U.S. that voluntarily meets the most rigorous standards of cleanliness, professionalism, patient care and quality of veterinary medicine.
The trained Veterinary Technician will work in a fast-paced and every-changing environment to provide exemplary customer service to our clients and his/her pets.
Responsibilities / Duties:
Administering medications, vaccines, and treatments;
Recording patient history, taking vitals;
Educate owners, discuss treatment plans, as well as estimates and payment options;
Acquire blood samples, specimens. Be able to process specimens using in-house laboratory or submit to outside laboratory;
Assist in medical procedures, insert IV catheters, proficiency in induction and monitoring of anesthesia, ventilators, fluid therapy;
Prepare surgical room and patient for surgery
Proper cleaning/sterilization of medical and surgical equipment/instruments;
Other duties as assigned.
Minimum of 1 year of experience in a veterinary hospital setting. As a Registered Veterinary Technician, or equivalent;
Demonstrated knowledge of working within a veterinary practice, terminology and procedures;
Possess clear and concise oral and written communication skills;
Possess exemplary customer service acumen;
Work well independently and within a team;
Must be dependable, responsible, able to multi-task, possess good time-management skills.
$20.00 - $35.00 per hour, DOE
Health, dental, vision insurance;
Reimbursement of RVT licensure and dues;
Annual continuing education allowance;
Pet medical discount.
Monday through Friday (Practice is open from 8:00AM – 6:00PM)
Palo Alto, CA