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Student Licensed Veterinary Technician - Surgery

Company: Bluepearl Vet Llc
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: May 8, 2024

Job Description:

BluePearl Pet Hospital is seeking a dedicated and passionate Student LVT to join our team of animal care professionals.As a Student LVT, you will have the opportunity to gain invaluable hands-on experience in a dynamic veterinary environment while furthering your education and skills.Pay: $17.50 - $33.00 / hour + a competitive shift differential for the entire shift!This pay band is a starting point and is dependent on experience and advancement through CareerTrax leveling system.** Candidates with VTS credentialing are eligible for compensation commensurate with experience**As a Student LVT, you will:Provide nursing care to stable patients according to hospital standards of care and core values.Utilize their ability to place peripheral intravenous catheter in cephalic vein.Performs physical exam; accurately counts heart, pulse rate, capillary refill time, mucous membranes, temperature, respiratory rate and effort.Understands normal vital parameters and alerts doctor when abnormal.Able to set up intravenous fluids.Administers subcutaneous fluids.Can operate all brands of intravenous fluid pumps and can troubleshoot errors.Able to disconnect and connect patients from intravenous fluids aseptically.Ability to monitor patient response to fluid therapy including signs of overload.Requirements:Enrolled in at least the 2nd or 3rd semester of an accredited veterinary technician program.Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.Availability to work flexible hours, including overnight shifts.Why BluePearl?Our passion is pets. We offer Trupanion pet insurance and discounts to our associates for pet treatments, procedures, and food.We encourage you to grow with us. Our associates are leveled by their skillset and move up in level as they gain more skills and experience. We are focused on developing our associates into leaders through talent development programs and leadership workshops. As a member of Mars Veterinary Health, our associates have endless opportunities to advance in their careers.To transform and lead the industry through innovative quality medicine and care, we understand the importance of continuous learning. We offer annual continuing education allowance, free continuing education sessions, our own BluePearl University for training, and our clinicians have access to over 2,000 medical journals.We value your health and well-being as an associate by providing you with the following:Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance options.Parental leave benefitsFlexible work schedules401k and retirement planningTime to reset, rewind, and reflect through our paid time off and floating holiday plansA regional licensed social worker who can provide guidance, advice, and tips/tricks on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle while working in a fast-paced emergency and specialty care environmentWe promote a family-like culture in our hospitals. We are all in this together. We believe in working together to lead the industry by enriching lives through remarkable care for petsBluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and you will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.#LCBP413902by Jobble

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