ICU Relief Technician
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Job no: 527806
Work type: Hourly Wage/Part-Time
Senior management: College of Veterinary Medicine
Department: Vet. Medicine Clinical Services
Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Categories: Veterinary Medicine, Medical Professionals
"Are you a Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) looking for an opportunity to pick up work shifts at a competitive hourly wage? The Veterinary Teaching Hospital is seeking relief LVTs to help cover shifts in our Intensive Care Unit.
Whether it is to supplement your current income or you have embarked on a new career path but want to maintain your skills and connection to the veterinary care environment, this opportunity will allow you to enjoy the freedom and flexibility of selecting from available shifts that align with your goals and work-life balance."
This position provides technical support to clinical faculty and senior veterinary students in the ICU section of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Performs critical care nursing procedures in the Intensive Care Unit as directed by clinical faculty and instructs senior veterinary students in technical and manipulative skills relating to ICU/Critical Care.
Licensed or Licensed eligible in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Veterinary Technician (LVT); Working knowledge of basic nursing skills; ability to place intravenous catheters; ability to understand instructions; excellent communications and interpersonal skills; rabies prophylaxis will be required (provided by employer).
The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check.
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