FT/ PT Credentialed Veterinary Technicians for Feline Practice in Central Maryland
Cat Hospital At Towson
October 6, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - Any experience level considered
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
2 Year Degree
Cat Hospital At Towson in Baltimore County, Maryland is AAHA Accredited and a Gold Cat Friendly Practice. Low stress handling are the foundation for our caseload of wellness, internal medicine, dentistry, and diagnostic and other procedures in our bark-free practice.
Our position provides for a 36- 40 hour average work week with liberal time off to support family and personal balance. Verbal, non-verbal, written and digital communication skills are of high importance. Clinical competence with cats are crucial and we can train if you are open! If you have expertise in feline behavior/ stress-related conditions, those skills are a plus.
CHAT has a collaborative, supportive and diverse team, and are respectful, drama-free, fun-loving. We work with shelters, and are exploring telehealth to engage cat owners and help cats as a path to reach us. Our area has many universities and our clients are enlightened and engaged, and also embrace our practice culture of compassion, competence and commitment!
We are seeking an CVT/RVT/LVT, or someone on a pathway to becoming credentialed. HIghly skiiled non-credentialed applicants will be considered. The most successful applicants are already proficient in technical skills with cats, or are able to consider ways of handling that avoid scruffing or any stretching of feline patients. Must have the capacity for positive interpersonal and interpurrsonal relationships!
Responsibilities include lab test sampling- mostly venipuncture and cystocentesis, BP measurement, BG monitoring, treatment administration, Iv catheterization, IV fluid administration, dosage and diet calculations, anesthesia monitoring, and client communication about preventive care for wellness and home care for chronic conditions. Documentation in our PIMS (AviMark) is included in what is needed.
About Cat Hospital At Towson
Cat Hospital At Towson in Baltimore County, Maryland is AAHA accredited and a Gold Level Cat Friendly Practice. Low stress handling and understanding fear, anxiety and stress are the foundation for our caseload of wellness, internal medicine, dentistry, and diagnostic and other procedures.