NewYorkRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for New York jobs


Company: Ethos Veterinary Health
Location: Carlstadt
Posted on: July 6, 2024

Job Description:

The Animal Emergency & Referral Associates in West Caldwell, NJ is hiring a dedicated and enthusiastic Veterinary Technician to join our Oncology team. Position Overview:The purpose of the position is to provide primary support to the Specialist with all diagnostics, treatments, and procedures, while ensuring the best quality of care possible for our patients. The Veterinary Oncology Technician must pay attention to detail and maintain very high standards of cleanliness and care. The Veterinary Oncology Technician must be able to communicate well with the doctor, coworkers, and clients to ensure overall accuracy and satisfaction.Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • CVT preferred Benefits and Compensation:
    • Compensation is based on experience and skill level. $25- 30/hr.
    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • EAP
    • Pet Insurance Options
    • Pet Discounts
    • 401k
    • Student Debt Assistance
    • 6 Paid Holidays
    • Recover Training and Certification for qualified staff
    • Fear Free Training and Certification for qualified staff
    • CE Reimbursement for qualified staffKey Responsibilities:To provide support to the Specialist with incoming consultations and procedures, including but not limited to:
      • Managing flow of appointment schedule and communicating with department liaison
      • Coordinating diagnostics and procedures with Imaging and Anesthesia services
      • Providing nursing skills and support to specialists with any treatment or diagnostic requests
      • Administering injectable chemotherapeutics depending on patient diagnosis
      • Obtaining and processing laboratory samples such as blood, urine, free fluid, and fine needle aspirates
      • Utilizing different modalities of imaging for patient assessment and treatment such as radiography, CT, RT
      • Executing, monitoring, and recovering all assigned sedation and anesthetic events
      • Accuracy in calculating and delivering anesthetic agents, fluids, and CRIs
      • Patient assessment, obtain vital data, IVC placement, phlebotomy, intubations, administering injections, radiology, laboratory, basic anesthesia (preparation/assistance/monitoring), RECOVER CPR
      • Record and communicate patient information accurately into patient medical records
      • Communicate patient status, changes in status, patient report information accurately and thoroughly with doctor and ICU
      • Maintain clean, dry and comfortable surroundings for all patients
      • Set up and maintain equipment as needed, knowledge of use and care of monitoring/diagnostic equipment
      • Safely and effectively restrain patients
      • Prepare and administer medications and treatments as prescribed by doctors
      • Collect, prepare, label and test laboratory specimens as needed
      • Provide assistance with patient euthanasia and aftercare of remains in a timely manner
      • Provide basic client education on nutrition, home care, zoonotic diseases, medication administration, post-operative care, and all other hospital recommendations/protocols, as directed by the Specialist
      • Re-stock and maintain cleanliness of specialty department area, exam rooms, and all other areas of hospital
      • Train less experienced staff members on proper policies, procedures, technical skills, and medical information
      • Cross-train to assist in other areas of the hospital as neededExperience & Job Requirements
        • Minimum of 2 years experience
        • Knowledge of safety procedures and acceptable sanitation/sterilization practices
        • Comprehension of commonly used medical terminology and equipment
        • Ability to calculate accurate dosages and injections
        • Familiarity with CPR and rescue breathing
        • Ability to take direction from a variety of people under various situations and accurately follow instructions
        • Capability of anticipating needs of Doctors and Nurses and show initiative
        • Ability to react quickly and appropriately during emergency situations, and remain calm under pressure
        • Excellent communication/people skills
        • Good grooming and hygiene
        • Must have team-oriented attitude and promote positive culture
        • Considerable tact and diplomacy in dealing with clients affected by a variety of problems
        • Ability to work with and without direct supervision Ethos Veterinary Health is at the forefront of innovation and world-class medicine. As the premier network of over 140 specialty and emergency hospitals across North America, Ethos brings together a dedicated community of more than 1,500 specialized doctors providing care for nearly 2 million pets annually. The integrated and collaborative network of veterinary professionals utilize state-of-the-art technology and a scientific, evidence-based approach to deliver compassionate, unparalleled care and rewarding careers. Committed to revolutionizing veterinary medicine, Ethos sets the standard in veterinary excellence. Discover more at Veterinary Health offers a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, vision, a 401k with employer match, and paid time off (including sick time) for all eligible employees. The team can provide more information about compensation and benefits for your specific location during the process. For positions based in Colorado, Ethos Veterinary Health provides eligible employees with paid sick and safe leave and public health emergency leave in accordance with the requirements of Colorado's Healthy Families and Workplaces Act. Ethos Veterinary Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation.PM19Powered by JazzHRCompensation details: 25-30PI6258d2f1f749-26289-34712055

Keywords: Ethos Veterinary Health, New York , VETERINARY TECHNICIAN, ONCOLOGY, Professions , Carlstadt, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

New York RSS job feeds