BluePearl Veterinary Assistant - Evenings in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Veterinary Assistant - Evenings
Our Ann Arbor BluePearl hospital is hiring!
BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Ann Arbor, MI is seeking a Veterinary Assistant to join our growing Emergency team.
This is a full time opportunity working 2nd and 3rd shift (either 4p-4a or 6p-4a), some weekend and holiday availability is required. We offer a competitive shift differential for night and weekends hours!
If you are interested in expanding your skills and working in an emergency/specialty setting, make sure to check us out!
Our BluePearl Emergency Veterinary Assistants:
Assist with the anesthesia process and use anesthesia monitoring equipment.
Perform digital radiography using proper technique including proper positioning of patients.
Have a complete understanding of normal ranges of patient vitals signs, including but not limited to heart and respiratory rate, temperature, blood pressure and oxygen saturation.
Obtain and interpret blood pressure and other vitals signs and alert Veterinarian to changes and issues.
Identify patients at risk for arrest and initiate CPR.
Properly calculate basic medical math and administer medications via appropriate routes and duration.
Assist with phlebotomy and intravenous catheter placement.
Assist with the placement of feeding tubes and central line catheters.
Have a passion for mentoring and training other co-workers.
Have patience and empathy to address client concerns.
Your success is our success!
At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and cross-training .
Unlimited growth potential
Our BluePearl Ann Arbor, MI hospital serves the areas of Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Saline and surrounding communities. We provide 24/7 emergency care, ophthalmology and cardiology services. In an effort to best serve our community, our team of Emergency Veterinarians are trained, encouraged and supported to perform emergency surgery.
Our 3,500 square foot hospital has a digital radiography, ultrasound, ophthalmic laser and endoscopy. The teamwork in Ann Arbor in unparalleled; we believe strongly in a supportive and collaborative approach to medicine.
BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.