Would you like the opportunity to further your career and
knowledge in a fast pace and fun environment? Boulder Road Veterinary
Specialists is a fast-growing 24/7 11,000 sq. ft. hospital in Lafayette,
Colorado, looking for Neurology Technicians to work full-time in both medical
and surgical patient care. Our Neurology Technicians operate under the
supervision of various specialists, practice manager, and practice owner. This
is an overview of the position and is not limited to the listed duties below.
The job will include, but is not limited to:
Room nurse (collecting histories, vitals, restraint, patient dismissals, etc)
Communicating with referring veterinarians to gather records via fax or e-mail
Communicating with clients to help address questions and concerns
Phlebotomy and IV catheter placement
Anesthesia for diagnostics including on site MRI and spinal taps
24hr neuro-emergency is available with rotating on-call shifts
Required Knowledge and Skills:
We are looking for a detail-oriented team player, who has excellent communication skills and a desire to work hard. You need to have a positive attitude and be a quick learner.
Knowledge of basic veterinary practices, procedures, and terminology with a willingness to pursue further education equaling Certified/Licensed Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Technician Specialist (ACVECCT-VTS) status. Ability to appropriately handle, lift and restrain animals (dogs, cats) and stand for long periods of time. Ability to perform veterinary medical procedures (i.e. administer CPR, draw blood, administer medications and fluids, and assess and triage patients.
Ability to communicate well with other technicians and doctors regarding the needs of the patients. Have basic organizational and computer skills as well as good technician skills.
Preferred: Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) or a Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT). One year of recent experience in veterinary practice with increasing responsibilities.
We offer a competitive salary, Generous pet discount, Health Insurance/Retirement account/Dental/Vision, and CE allowance. The chance to work with some of the most amazing technicians and doctors around. Come work at a hospital where you can make a difference!
If you’re interested in joining our team, email your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org