We are looking for an experienced Technician / Nurse for our AAHA Accredited, modern and busy practice.
Our purpose is to change the experience of "Going to the Vet" to a position one, we do this with excellent communication and excellent medicine. Our promise to our clients: We are Happy to Help
Keep in mind a few things regarding the position! We are recruiting for an experienced Veterinary Technician. The pay is generally in the $13-$18 /hr range to start, depending on experience and interview. We are open Monday through Saturday, opening shifts begin at 7:30am and closing shifts are variable, we generally leave by 7pm but occasionally stay as late as 8pm.
This position duties include holding patients, taking samples of all bodily fluids, laboratory work, assisting in surgery, providing therapy laser treatments, assessments using a thermal camera, taking X-rays, assisting with ultrasound, picking up patients weighing at least 40 lbs, drawing up vaccines and giving medications to animals under the direction of senior technicians and the Doctor. In addition tasks include monitoring hospitalized patients, presenting treatment plans to clients and the opportunity for professional growth.
Vision, Dental, supplemental insurances and retirement plan available, uniforms provided after 90 days. Accrue paid time off after 1 year and work in a positive team centered workplace!
Please complete the following questions, email back to me and I will contact you for the next step of the process!
If you were a food item in the pantry, what would you be?
What do you hope to learn or achieve while working here?
Describe the most difficult professional situation, in a work environment, you have had to deal with? What was the end result?
Describe the best or most positive professional situation you have experienced.
Thank you and best of luck!
Ability to communicate with other people in stressful situations.
Ability to lift 40 lbs
Ability to work more than 10 hours on your feet
Ability to learn and be humble.
Core Value Alignment
Additional Salary Information: Benefits available
About MuraBella Animal Hospital
MuraBella Animal Hospital and our new location Shores Animal Hospital are proud to serve St. Augustine, FL and surrounding areas. Our purpose is to change the experience of "Going to the Vet" to a positive one, for patients, clients and our team. We believe in gold standard care and excellent customer service. We are unique because we are family friendly (kids are welcome, clients or team members), we work to make each visit a positive experience (fear free techniques and exams on the front steps!) and we are proud to give back to our community (we support little league teams, our local schools, swim teams, ect).
Join our team and be the doctor you want to be. We allow our associates to push themselves and grow no matter when you graduated.We also believe in work life balance and associates are scheduled on average less than 40 hours per week, two Saturday shifts per month and no on-call or ER shifts. Our doctor team is welcoming and supportive with regular meetings to get issues solved and new ideas moving forward.