Veterinary Technician - Surgery
Chattanooga, TN /
Veterinary Care and Specialty Group – Technicians /
Veterinary Care and Specialty Group (VCSG) is seeking a Veterinary Technician to join our surgery department. Do you love helping animals and families? Are you looking for the next step in your career? We may be the perfect fit for you!
Veterinary Care & Specialty Group (VCSG) is an emergency and referral hospital located in the South Broad Street area of Chattanooga, TN. We are a full-service hospital and treat a myriad of cases requiring simple to complex treatments and surgeries. Our facility has the latest diagnostic equipment including MRI, ultrasound, digital x-ray, CT, and state-of-the-art lab equipment.
We have board-certified surgeons for soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. We are one of the only hospitals in the area that offers total hip replacement surgery. We have ER veterinarians on a rotating schedule 24 hours a day. We have three board-certified Internal Medicine veterinarians seeing cases on a referral basis from local veterinarians, a neurologist, oncologist, radiation oncologist, cardiologist, and criticalists. We are building the first Veterinary Medical Mall in Chattanooga! Come grow with us!
What we are offering!
Remarkable Culture - We work well as a team and are all about supporting each other and encouraging your career development! We foster a learning environment, provide opportunities for our team members to expand their skill set, and nurture individual growth and development.
Work-life Rewards - We offer a competitive wage, generous paid-time-off, medical, dental, vision, employer funded HSA, paid family leave, 401k + company match, continuing education allowance, pet care benefits, and more!
Work-Life Balance - Looking for a great work-life balance? We offer a rotating 4 day schedule with limited on call, which allows our employees an excellent opportunity for a life outside of work.
Great Location - Nestled at the foot of the Smokey Mountains, Chattanooga offers abundant recreational activities and a diverse arts and culture experience.
Career Advancement Opportunities - We pride ourselves on growing from within!
We strive to be the Employer of Choice!
What you will be doing:
- Anesthetic Monitoring
- Diagnostic Imaging
- Administering oral, IV, SQ, & IM medications
- Surgical nursing
- Pre- and Post Op Patient Care
- Laboratory sample handling
- Laboratory testing
- Surgical assistance
- Mathematical calculation
- Medical records
- Lifting at least 40lbs
- Excellent client service & communication skills
What you have:
- Excellent Patient Care - You care about our patients and their people and take pride in sharing your knowledge and educating clients. You enjoy taking the time to show compassion, a personalized touch, and attentive to clients and colleagues.
- Team Spirit - Looking for a positive, motivated, hard-working candidate who has a thirst for knowledge and is committed to providing excellent patient care.
$17 - $20 an hour
Salary Negotiable based on skills and experience.
If you would like to work for a hospital that gives you the platform to do amazing things, we would love to learn more about you!
But first check us out!
Our website: https://vcsgvets.com/
We are proud to partner with Encore Vet Group: https://encorevet.com/
Ready to join our team? Don’t wait and apply today!