Bayou City Veterinary Hospital
Client, Bayou City Veterinary Hospital, is actively seeking for a Veterinary
Technician to join their team in Houston, TX.
City Veterinary Hospital is in the heart of Houston in the Washington Corridor
area minutes away from the Heights, River Oaks, and Downtown. We are a busy
AAHA accredited 7 doctor practice that is committed to providing our
patients with exceptional veterinary care, our clients with personal and
attentive customer service, and our hospital staff with a nurturing environment
in which we can all achieve our professional goals.
does Bayou City Veterinary Hospital have to offer?
flexibility and a four-day work week
reviews, where outstanding performance and professional growth is rewarded
benefits – fully paid health care premium, 401K retirement, paid time off
AAHA accredited facility with modern equipment
work environment – We use fear free practices
values: Honesty, Respect, Pride and Empathy
like a great place to work? We think so! If you are a Veterinary Tech with
character, and a great attitude, we would love for you to be a part of our
looking for individuals who are interested in full-time. Our technicians
typically work a four-day week, with shifts being 11 hours including a 1-hour
lunch break. We are currently looking for people who can work our 7:45 am to
7:00 pm shift. While the clinic is closed on Saturdays and Sundays, you must be
available to work some weekend and holiday shifts to care for hospitalized or
boarding patients (typically this is 1 weekend per month).
WE EXPECT FROM YOU
first-class support for our DVM team
a superior service experience for our clients and their pets
for veterinary medicine
critical thinking skills
initiative and desire to always be learning
as a team member and independently
able to remain calm and focused in stressful situations
to effectively communicate with clients to obtain patient history and to
explain treatments and procedures
familiarity with exam room protocols, common diseases, vaccines, preventatives
and commonly used veterinary drugs and treatments
in blood draws, injections, catheter placement, treatment and monitoring
of hospitalized patients
with commonly performed lab procedures such as cbc, chemistries,
urinalysis, cytology’s, etc.
to take accurate radiographs
and professionally record patient medical information
high school diploma and a minimum of 2 years working in a veterinary
clinic is required
Veterinary Technicians are strongly preferred
- Previous On-The-Job Training desirable
of 18 years old.
enjoys working with animals and can deal with them even when they are
stressed, ill or in pain.
stay calm and efficient during a medical crisis.
well-spoken and approaches his/her job duties in a mature nature.
experienced in the teamwork approach and works well with all levels of
hospital team members.
excellent client communication skills.
Effort: Work requires lifting and carrying animals (will be assisted by
other staff members in lifting animals over 40 lbs.) Walks or stands
for extended periods or time; frequently works in a bent position.
conditions: May be exposed to unpleasant odors, noises and animal
feces. May be exposed to bites, scratches and contagious diseases.
is dependent upon education and experience.
Benefit package includes Paid Time off, Health Insurance, 401K, Paid Holidays,
Discounted Pet services and supplies, yearly uniform, and CE allowance, and
Salary: $20.00 – $25.00 per hour
TX 77007: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work