BluePearl Veterinary Technician - Emergency in Overland Park, Kansas
Veterinary Technician - Emergency
BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital in Overland Park, KS is hirning!
BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital in Overland Park KS is currently hiring an exceptional Veterinary Technician for their busy and well-established Emergency department. This is a full-time position that will work the second shift (4pm-4am). Must be flexible around working holidays and weekends and participate in the on-call schedule once training is complete.
Do you enjoy a fun and team-oriented environment?
Do you want to celebrate your differences and feel safe to be yourself at work?
Are you passionate about providing remarkable care for pets?
If you answered “yes” to these questions, BluePearl is the place for you!
Our Emergency veterinary technicians are comfortable triaging emergency cases as they come in. They should be capable of taking x-rays, going over estimates, performing diagnostics (radiographs, labwork, etc), setting patients up in ICU or Inpatient ward, discharging patients and client communication. Experience in an emergency hospital is highly preferred.
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will...
Provides nursing care to stable patients according to hospital standards of care and core values.
Report patient signalment, problem list and plan during nursing rounds.
Calculates basic medical math.
Administers medications via appropriate routes and duration.
Ability to place peripheral intravenous catheter in cephalic vein.
Performs physical exam; accurately counts heart, pulse rate, CRT, mucous membranes, temp, respiratory rate and effort.
Working knowledge of anesthesia/monitoring equipment.
Intubates patients under the direction of a Level II tech or higher.
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 technicians 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 his/her career.
In order 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:
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance options.
Flexible work schedules.
Time to reset, rewind, and reflect through our paid time off and floating holiday plans.
A 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 environment.
We 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 pets.
BluePearl 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 affectional preference, 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 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.
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