Company: PetVet Care Centers
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Colonial Park Animal Clinic, in Harrisburg,
PA has been serving our community since 1985. We are looking for an
enthusiastic veterinary technician or assistantto join us!
Experience is a plus but not required. Responsibilities include:
restraint, drawing blood, induction/monitoring anesthesia,
assisting doctors, afternoon rounds, and assisting with
appointments.We are a full service practice, offering the best in
medical and surgical care. To support this, we have full in house
labs, digital radiology, ultrasound and laser therapy. We also
offer rehab services. We offer a full range of benefits, including
insurance, 401k, CE and uniform allowance. We recognize that
working hard is balanced by time away from the practice to enjoy
friends, fun, and time with family. If this sounds like a good fit,
please contact us for an interview!
veterinary assistant provides support to the veterinarians and
technicians in their daily tasks by cleaning and maintaining
equipment, feeding, exercising and grooming patients, preparing and
sanitizing surgery suites, restraining and handling patients, and
clerical and administrative work. They deliver quality care for all
patients and provide exceptional service.
patients, perform physical exams, treatments, and administer
medication as directed by the Licensed Veterinary Technicians;
maintain accurate medical records.
doctors and technicians with the administration of medications or
with patient restraint.
laboratory tests and take radiographs.
- Operate and
maintain hospital equipment including EKG, fluid pump, syringe
pump, scales, anesthetic monitors and machines, etc.
prescriptions, calculate and administer medications, maintain
proper documentation, logging, and security of controlled
patients as prescribed by the attending doctor or as the client has
requested; record appetites; recognize and report any unusual
conditions or abnormal behaviors.
- Maintain the
cleanliness of the hospital each day; clean equipment, kennels and
facilities using chemicals and supplies; ensure the safe use of
chemicals; complete laundry.
- Other duties
may be assigned if working in a specialty area (i.e., dentistry,
surgery, emergency, radiology, cardiology, neurology, internal
- High school
diploma, GED or equivalent combination of education, and/or
- One or more
years experience in veterinary environment performing above
- Able to
perform moderately physically demanding work, that requires a lot
of lifting (up to 50 pounds), cleaning, and constant
- Ability to
work with or around sick animals, potentially hazardous materials,
cleaning chemicals, gas anesthetics, zoonotic diseases, and
knowledge of hospital procedures, treatment protocols; computer
systems; and terminology used in a veterinary hospital.
- Must be
flexible with scheduling and able to work some weekends and
Please apply online through
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