Dermatology Certified Veterinary Technician position with $1,000Sign-On Bonus
Madison Veterinary Specialists (MVS) and Emergency is a privately owned, AAHA Referral practice located in Madison, Wisconsin with Board Certified veterinarians in Oncology, Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Neurology and Dermatology.
As the Dermatology Certified/Licensed Technician primary responsibilities include providing veterinary medical nursing care, perform laboratory test and administering treatments under the direction of our board-certified veterinary Dermatologist. Additional duties include acting as the primary liaison between the client, doctor and clinical staff, assist in surgical procedures, perform anesthesia, catheter placement, calculate drug dosages (including CRIs), process prescriptions, prepare treatment estimates and invoices.
Our ideal candidate possesses the following skills:
Ability to work in a collaborative team setting
Good communication skills and enjoy working with people
Enjoy learning new skills and exploring new technologies
Willingness to participate in additional training programs
Provide input and assist with all aspects of patient care
Excel in technical nursing skills including but not limited to: Venipuncture and Catheter placement.
Ability to obtain accurate radiology views
Effective anesthesia monitoring
Physical examinations and patient assessments
Good Laboratory skill set including but not limited to: Manual differentials, UA
Possess or demonstrate desire to obtain a solid understanding of the common medication used within an emergency & specialty practice
Provide compassionate and timely care for our hospitalized patients
Current State licensure as a Certified/Registered/Licensed Veterinary Technician or demonstrate the ability to complete VTNE test within 6 months of employment.
Prior experience in an emergency and/or specialists’ practice is a plus
1+ years’ experience is preferred
Knowledge of ImproMed software a plus
High School diploma or equivalent
Formal Veterinary Technology education or similar degree preferred
Madison Veterinary Specialists & Emergency provides a fast-paced and collaborative environment. We are dedicated to providing the highest standard of medical care along with excellent customer service. We offer extensive internal training for each position with competitive wages and benefits packages including medical insurance, flexible scheduling, a 401K match plan, uniforms, and continuing education allowance, as well as discounted pricing for your pet’s care. Wage commensurate with skill and experience. Overnight shifts include a differential pay premium.
If you are a licensed veterinary technician looking for the perfect opportunity to hone and expand your skills, such as pursuing your VTS, with a growing practice, forward your resume today!
To learn more about our hospital visit mvsvets.com or like us on Facebook.
About Madison Veterinary Specialists
Madison Veterinary Specialists is an AAHA Accredited Specialty Referral and Emergency hospital partnering with family veterinarians to provide compassionate care when they need us most. They trust MVS.