Oldtown Veterinary Hospital located in Winston-Salem, NC is seeking a Part-time Veterinary Technician to join our practice.
- Schedule Includes: Afternoons and 1-2 Saturdays per month
Oldtown Veterinary Hospital is a full service small animal hospital that has been serving the Winston-Salem area since 1966. Grounded in a deep love for pets and their people, we have a proven track record of providing compassionate, extraordinary pet and customer care. We are proud to have the distinction of being one of the few American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) accredited hospitals serving the Triad area. We have been continuously AAHA Accredited since 1969 with a long term history of practicing the highest possible quality of care for our clients and their companions.
More information at www.oldtownvet.com
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
Our extensive range of services includes:
- 3 doctor, progressive, paper-light practice
- Spacious surgical suite
- Digital radiography with Idexx telemedicine capabilities
- Complete in-house laboratory and Idexx Reference Lab
- Brand New Ultrasound with color doppler
- Traditional and Class IX Laser Surgery
- Orthopedic surgical equipment
- Canine Rehabilitation services
- On-site traditional boarding for dogs and cats.
- Full grooming services
About the position:
The veterinary technician has many important responsibilities and plays many roles within the hospital. They apply their professional skills in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, laboratory testing, patient nursing, and client education.
The technician is routinely entrusted with patient assessments, anesthesia, procedures, and treatments. The technician must be a detail oriented person who can make good decisions, respond quickly and calmly to crises, and maintain high standards of patient care. Technicians need to communicate clearly with the doctor’s, other hospital personnel, and clients to ensure that patients receive the care that they need.
Technicians should enjoy working with diverse people and animals and be friendly and flexible in the face of varying expectations from clients and co-workers. Technicians must share a firm belief in the quality of care we provide and communicate this sense of assurance to clients. It is important to know and understand our services and recommendations and be able to clearly convey the value of the services to the clients. Excellent client communication skills and a commitment to outstanding client service are essential.