At THRIVE Affordable Vet Care, we believe helping animals is our passion and why we are in this profession. Our staff believes in a positive culture and low drama atmosphere. Technicians at THRIVE do not have to worry about having difficult financial conversations with clients about costly procedures. Pet care is affordable at our hospital!
THRIVE focuses on high quality, general practice care with an emphasis on teamwork. Our teams work in modern facilities with digital radiology, a full surgical suite, reference lab, and digital record keeping. Our unique model makes veterinary care easy and affordable for pet owners. Our clients are educated on their pet's health and welfare. Our staff focuses on continuous leaning and teaching. The well-being of our patients comes first. We trust our team and strive to have a strong foundation based on integrity.
At THRIVE Affordable Vet Care, the veterinary technician provides an exceptional patient care and customer experience, from the moment the client checks-in, to when they transition the patient to the veterinarian, through the complete and accurate discharge of the patient from the hospital. The veterinary technician will complete that experience when the client is leaving with client education, a Thank You, and a warm smile.
We are looking for a Lead Veterinary Technician to help guide our clinic team. Put your extraordinary supervisory, training and technical skills to work as a Lead Veterinary Technician for a bold and progressive new veterinary company.
The duties of this position include managing other technicians, training, following SOPs, creating a work schedule, attending meetings, reviewing timesheets, requesting repairs, ordering supplies, etc.
Superior communication skills and a fair-minded disposition are necessary for this role.
4 or more years of direct patient care experience, 2 or more years of direct leadership experience preferred, LVT/CVT/RVT preferred
Competency in collecting a patient's history and vitals
Superb client education skills on preventive care
Solid venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration skills
Ability to set up, position, and take digital radiographs
Comfortable collecting, setting up, and interpreting of in-house laboratory and cytology tests
Competency in anesthetic monitoring and assisting in surgical procedures
Competency in performing dental prophylaxis
Team player and willingness to cross train in all areas of a general practice
Self-driven accountability for learning
Positive attitude and drama free
Conflict resolution skills
Here are some great reasons you'll enjoy coming to work every day at THRIVE:
4-day work week
Full benefits Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance, 401K, Paid Time Off
Pet discounts for up to five of your own pets
Pet discount at Pathway hospitals
Continuing Education allowance for licensed technicians
Access to free continuing education and other learning opportunities
Eight major holidays off
Employee Assistance Program
Perks at Work
Ignite our very own social media platform to connect with all THRIVE employees
Helping local rescues find a forever home with GetYourPet.org