Health & Safety Veterinary Technician - Senior level
Compassion-First Pet Hospital
October 3, 2018
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
Salary commensurate with exper
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
Are you a veterinary technician who believes the safety and health of veterinary workers is vital?
Compassion-First Pet Hospitals is looking for a passionate and motivated Veterinary Safety & Health Manager to join our Safety & Health team to ensure our company’s positive safety culture.
We are looking for a strong communicator who can implement safety systems across the entire network to promote workplace safety policy and procedures. You will use your current skills to develop and deliver training programs as well as perform auditing, mentoring, and influencing all levels of the business that encompasses all our hospital locations.
Compassion-First Pet Hospitals is a family of hybrid, emergency and specialty care veterinary hospitals across the United States working in partnership to advance medicine, empower growth, and provide the very best diagnostics and treatments available today for pets and their families. Our family of growing hospitals is located across 11 states including: Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.
Veterinary Technician with 3 years experience and knowledge in veterinary medicine specialty & referral.
Assigned office location is Tinton Falls, NJ
Responsibilities will include (but not limited to):
Knowledge and experience in clinical & operational procedures in the specialty and referral veterinary hospital*
Minimum of 2 years of experience with safety protocols (former supervisory experience a plus)*
An enthusiastic and determined “can-do” attitude
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with strong self-leadership and motivation to set priorities
Effective time management skills
Provide current, accurate, and timely safety and health guidance to management consistent with Federal and State regulations, OSHA regulations, NRC, NIOSH, ANZI, and USP.
Perform workplace assessments and job hazard analyses
Develop and implement effective strategies to ensure ongoing compliance
Analyze performance to identify and monitor accident trends, especially targeting high-risk/high-cost areas and recommend appropriate risk management strategies
Deliver specific safety and health-related training programs
Create reports and training deliverables with strong MS Office skills
Effectively communicate with all levels of management and employees within the business
Ability to think creatively to achieve outcomes
Promote and implement a positive safety culture
* Salary commensurate with experience (supervisory and/or clinical) and full benefit package - medical, dental and vision insurance; disability and life insurance; supplemental policies; 401k plan with company match.
About Compassion-First Pet Hospital
Compassion-First Pet Hospitals family of hospitals comprised specialty, emergency, and hybrid hospitals located throughout the United States. We recruit experienced staff across a wide range of specialties and we invest in novel technologies now available in veterinary medicine. We are driven by a mission to provide the very best medicine and services to pets and their owners, while empowering individual growth and advancement within our family of employees.