Surgery Technician Assistant - Heart of Texas Specialty and Emergency Center

Veterinary Assistant Round Rock, TX


Description

Position at Heart of Texas Specialty and Emergency Center

Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty Center is hiring a full-time veterinary technician assistant to join their exceptional, skilled surgery team. 

Heart of Texas offers many specialty services including Oncology, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Cardiology, Acupuncture, Neurology, Radiology, Emergency and Critical Care.  

Qualifications: 

  • Has 1 year of experience in the veterinary or medical surgical field
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • Works well with minimal supervision
  • Is self-motivated

Personal qualifications: 
A surgery technician assistant should exhibit the following qualities:  detail oriented, patient, good work ethic, compassionate, able to work long hours, passion for learning, fast learner, adaptive, handles change well, is calm under pressure, can multi-task, prioritizes, articulate, is able to lift 50 lbs. and is a team worker.

Primary responsibilities: 
Instrument care:
Cleaning, packing and sterilization of surgical instruments.  Cleanliness, organization and maintenance of O.R. and treatment areas and surgical equipment. 

Animal Handling
Restraint, and husbandry

Surgical Assistance
Examination assistance, procedural assistance, relaying information, procedural and surgical preparation, anticipation of surgeon’s needs

Our benefits package includes:  medical, vision and life insurance, 401K, scrub allowance, generous pet discount, CE assistance, PTO and referral bonus program.

If this sounds like you, apply today! We look forward to hearing from you!