PetIQ Licensed/Registered Veterinary Technician in West Plains, Missouri
VetIQ is the premier provider of pet vaccine and non-emergency veterinary clinics. We deliver affordable and convenient veterinary services in a friendly environment and we are currently looking for dedicated, professional team members who have a passion for pet wellness. Our Wellness Clinics provide high quality preventative and wellness pet care services including diagnostic tests, vaccinations, preventative medications, microchipping, nail trims and a wellness check commensurate with the services administered.
We are looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician/Registered Veterinary Technician to join our growing team!
The Veterinary Technician provides superior customer service to clients by answering questions and assisting them through the clinic process. During the clinic, the Veterinary Technician assists the Veterinarian during examinations and procedures of pets; prepare vaccines and administer according to Veterinarian instructions; make recommendations for services and products to clients based on their pet?s lifestyle; collect, prepare, and label samples such as fecal and blood for outside laboratory testing; properly label and dispense medications; review paperwork with clients and process payments.
Starting pay is $13.00/hour.
High School Diploma or equivalent required
License Veterinary Technician (LVT), Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), or Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) required
Previous customer service or sales experience preferred
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must be able to work schedule, which includes varied days and times, most weekends, and some holiday work
Reliable transportation to office
Must successfully pass criminal background check
Skills and Abilities:
Must enjoy and be comfortable working with primarily dogs and cats of all sizes, temperaments and breeds, including handling and lifting animals as necessary.
Present professional appearance and positive conduct
Punctuality and dependability highly valued
Knowledge of basic sales principles and application while making recommendations to clients
Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service
Able to work independently without direct supervision
Environment and Physical:
Must be able to lift up to 150 pounds assisted and 50 pounds without assistance
Stand/walk/move about for prolonged periods of time
Our Company is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We encourage applicants of all ages and experience, as we do not discriminate on the basis of an applicant's age.