Certified Vet Tech

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Location
New Port Richey, Florida
Industry
Health & Social Care, Practitioner & Technician (Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 14.00 - US$ 16.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_40939
Contact
Raia, Michelle, Spherion
Phone
3527966000
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Job Description

We're seeking an animal loving, upbeat, and passionate Certified Veterinary Technician to join a very busy practice with two doctors who cater to over 20-40 appointments daily with household and pocket sized pets: cats, dogs, gerbils, etc., while providing basic "TLC" & bird grooming services too. This office requires someone who is capable of quickly adapting to the flow of the office and float amongst the team to assist where needed.

Direct Hire Career with mandatory overtime as needed

Certified Veterinary Assistant starts $14 - $16 depending on experience

Full Time Schedule, with rotating Saturdays and one late evening until after 8 PM
**Clinic is open Monday - Saturday, with 37 hours being scheduled. All technicians are expected accommodate any emergencies that may arise, keeping you working longer at the end of a word day.

Responsibilities:
Our ideal candidate will be able to learn their new role quickly, picking up on processes, and jumping right into the busy day-to-day schedule of activities for techs and assistants. This position requires you to float around the office and work in several capacities including front desk, scheduling, assisting the doctors and technicians throughout the day in standard exams, cleanings, grooming and surgical procedures, while helping to answer general questions from customers.

Technicians and assistants are required to handle the animals during routine and surgical procedures, assist in restraining animals, administering medication, taking blood and/or other samples, requiring you to not have a fear of working with and handling a variety of species.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
We're on the hunt for someone with an outgoing and positively contagious personality, who connects with both animals and their humans in the same way.

-1-2 years' experience in a busy vet clinic with 2 or more doctors
-Ability to juggle a variety of needs and prioritize to keep patient flow moving
-Positive attitude and a willingness to jump in wherever needed and with minimal training
-Outstanding In-Person and Phone Customer Service
-Ability to stay calm, patient and pleasant in difficult situations
-Ability to juggle a variety of needs and prioritize to keep patient flow moving
-Computer skills to perform basic data entry

Education:
Trade

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Full Time with Mandatory Overtime as needed

Certified with 1+ years' field experience


Amazing opportunity for someone seeking a long-lasting career with a growing family!

Serious Applicants - For Immediate Consideration
1 complete an application for the Certified Vet Tech posting on www.spherion.com.
2. Check your email and text messages for next step instructions

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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