Patient Care Technician (LVT)
Job no: 515026
Work type: Staff
Senior management: College of Veterinary Medicine
Department: Animal Cancer Care & Research Ctr.
Location: Roanoke Area
Categories: Veterinary Medicine
Patient Care Technician will provide technical support to the clinical faculty at the Animal Cancer Care and Research Center in Roanoke, Virginia. Performs critical care nursing procedures for oncology and post operative patients.
Licensed or license eligible in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Veterinary Technician (LVT): working knowledge of advanced and basic nursing skills; knowledge of CPR; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; must be able to safely move and handle up to 50 lbs; Rabies prophylaxis will be required (provided by employer); Minimum 2 years experience in a veterinary hospital as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. 2 positions available; positions are for 2nd and 3rd shift respectively.
At least 2 years experience in advanced critical care nursing in a veterinary medical setting. RECOVER certification. Veterinary Technician Specialty in Emergency and Critical Care or Small Animal Internal Medicine. Fear Free Certification.
Pay band 4-Salary: Commensurate with experience
The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check
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