Veterinary Technician

Technicians | Prairie Village, KS

   Seeking a compassionate and independent Veterinary Technician  to join our team!

Why Mission Road Animal Practice in Prairie Village, KS?
We’re focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our doctor and medical staff the ability to provide excellent service and care.
 
Our Commitment to Diversity:
We are dedicated to establishing a culture that celebrates all forms of diversity and allows us to be an inclusive service provider in this community.
 
Who are we looking for?
Applicants must have at least 1+ years of veterinary technician experience, professional work ethic, positive personality, excellent communication skills, the ability to multi-task efficiently in a fast paced environment, provide a calm demeanor and have a passion for delivering exceptional care to clients.
 
Schedule:
This is a full-time need working 35-40 hours/week. Will work Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Fri from 7:30a-5:30p and rotating Saturdays. 
 
Pay:
Hourly pay between $16-$18/hr based on experience and skillset. 
 
Requirements & Responsibilities:
  • Assist the veterinarian in exam rooms and use veterinary software for documenting medical notes 
  • Perform venipuncture for phlebotomy and catheter placement 
  • Obtain laboratory sample collection, process and possibly interpret results (fecal/parasite analysis, ear cytology, skin cytology, urinalysis, blood smears) 
  • Perform diagnostic imaging 
  • Perform anesthesia 
  • Prep patients for and assist in surgery 
  • Perform dental prophies 
  • Administer vaccines and medications (oral, topical, injectable) 
  • Fill prescriptions and review directions with clients 
  • Communicate with and educate clients 
  • Provide compassionate patient care
Benefits:
We’re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
  • Paid time off for full-time employees
  • 401(k) plan
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Guardian voluntary benefits