AAHA certified small animal practice in beautiful Lexington, Virginia looking for an outstanding licensed veterinary technician. Must be licensed in the state of Virginia. Must have one year of experience as an LVT and must be a team player. Must have great communication skills. Responsibilities include taking blood samples, running blood samples on our in-house IDEXX blood analyzers. Setting up and reading urinalyses, intestinal parasite screens, cytologies, heartworm, parvo, Giardia, FeLV/FIV tests. Patient restraint and positioning. Placing IV catheters, anesthetic prepping/induction/monitoring. Sedation of pets. Taking digital dental and full body radiographs. Monitoring of sick and injured pets. Controlled drug log maintenance. Client education and staff training. Overseeing preventive health care for pets. Calling pet parents. Able to type quickly and accurately using our Avimark veterinary software.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience. In house pet discounts. End of month bonus opportunity. Vanguard Simple IRA plan with employer match. Holiday and vacation pay. Paid licenses.