BluePearl Licensed Veterinary Technician - Emergency in Charlestown, Massachusetts
Licensed Veterinary Technician - Emergency
BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital in Charlestown, MA location is hiring an exceptional Emergency Veterinary Technician!
Are you looking for a new opportunity as a veterinary technician?
Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where learning and development is valued and encouraged?
We are looking for a Veterinary Technician with a can do positive attitude, who is calm under pressure and enjoys working in a busy, collaborative emergency department. Veterinary technician experience required. Looking to fill day time schedule. We pride ourselves on a GREAT work life balance. We are a 6 minute walk from Sullivan Square (Orange Line) and free access to a gym in the building!
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician you will:
Provides nursing care to stable patients according to hospital standards of care
Report patient signalment, problem list and plan during nursing rounds.
Calculates basic medical math.
Understands classification of commonly-used medications, associated side effects and appropriately monitors therapeutic response.
Administers medications via appropriate routes and duration.
Ability to place peripheral intravenous catheter in cephalic vein.
Performs physical exam; accurately counts heart, pulse rate, capillary refill time, mucous membranes, temperature, respiratory rate and effort.
Possesses a working knowledge of anesthesia/monitoring equipment
Intubates patients under the direction of higher level technician.
Remains current on R.E.C.O.V.E.R CPR guidelines and demonstrates proficiency in designated role as assigned by attending clinician and/or supervisor
Who are we?
BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high quality, groundbreaking healthcare.
We are seeking hospital support with the same philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with a family atmosphere.
Your success is our success.
At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and cross-training .
Learn more about the Boston hospital here! (https://bluepearlvet.com/waltham-ma/)
Our offer to you:
You will have unlimited growth potential and endless opportunities
Health, vision, dental, pet, and life insurance benefit package
Health & Well-Being Team
Access to 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster
Opportunities for mentorship and training
Competitive compensation including weekends and overnight differentials
Annual Scrub Allowance
PTO accrual with flexible work schedules
Referral Bonus Program
And a positive, friendly work culture
BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and you will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.