Experienced Vet Tech - Great Work Environment with Signing Bonus!
Park West Veterinary Associates
May 3, 2018
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Negotiable Based on Experience
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
Park West Veterinary Associates is a small animal general practice searching for an experienced veterinary technician to join our team full time. Our busy, growing practice has 7 doctors with 34 staff members total, including several licensed veterinary technicians and a certified veterinary practice manager. Six of our team members have been with our practice for 8+ years. We have a staff to doctor ratio of 3:1 and a tech to doctor ratio of 2:1. Our mission and core values focus on excellent standards of patient care and outstanding customer service experience. We are looking for someone that can use their skills and experience to make us better for our patients and our clients!
Job tasks include assisting veterinarians and fellow technicians in patient care and managing client experience. Our technicians utilize their skills such as induction of anesthesia, phlebotomy, catheter placement, managing anesthesia, working with doctor on establishing anesthetic protocol, cystocentesis, radiology, dental radiology and non-surgical dental care.
Our leadership team holds emphasis on a positive culture with constant training, personal growth and team work. To help us achieve this, we have an LVT training director, weekly 1.5 hour staff training meetings, quarterly off site gatherings to review what we have accomplished and where we are going, and quarterly individual feedback meetings to discuss personal development. For example, one of our LVT’s is currently acquiring echocardiogram training.
We are in the process of building a 15,000 sq ft state-of-the-art facility with separate feline and canine treatment and ICU areas with a focus on Fear Free standards as well as a rehab facility and daycare. Expected completion of our new facility is fall of 2018.
Located in the area of Charleston, SC, we get to enjoy the beautiful beaches, interesting history and wonderful restaurants our very popular city has to offer.
Pay is negotiable based on experience. For the right candidate, we are offering a $500 signing bonus at this time. Moving expense reimbursement is also negotiable. Veterinary technician experience required. LVT credentials are highly valued but not required. Full time benefits include: paid time off, supplemental health insurance, partial major medical insurance reimbursement, retirement contribution, profit sharing, uniform allowance, continuing education allowance, paid holidays, employee pet discount and a fantastic work environment!
Park West Veterinary is a small animal general practice in the beautiful low country of Charleston, SC. Established in 2003, we have grown to a 7 doctor practice with a team of 34 staff members total. Our state-of-the-art facility allows us to live out our mission of providing excellent patient standards of care and outstanding client customer experience. A special focus on education, training, efficiency and positive culture keeps productivity at it's highest. Our staff benefits include, paid time off, supplemental health insurance, retirement plan contribution, uniform allowance, paid holidays, and employee pet discount for veterinary services. Check out "Who We Are" on our website, www.parkwestvet.com.