Lead Veterinary Technician

Veterinary Technician Kihel, Hawaii


Description

Position at South Maui Animal Clinic

South Maui Animal Clinic is seeking a Lead Veterinary Technician to join their team!
  

Our clinic treats dogs and cats, along with exotic and avian species!

We invest heavily in our employees with many opportunities for growth and development within the hospital and Thrive Pet Healthcare! We offer a 4 day work week and outstanding benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, paid time off, continuing education, generous pet discounts and much more!

   

Job Summary: 
The Lead Veterinary Technician provides guidance, trains, supervises and assists other technicians and assistants to plan, coordinate and perform a variety of duties concerned with animal health and client education, and to promote greater efficiency by relieving veterinarians of technical work and administrative detail at South Maui Animal Clinic. This position also encompasses all the duties of the veterinary technician.
   

Our Ideal Candidate:   

  • Exercises considerable judgment in managing all technical staff, ensuring a high quantity and quality of patient care and medical support to veterinarians.
  • Act as a role model in demonstrating hospital values
  • Collaborate with the medical director, practice manager, associate veterinarians, and/or other leads to foster teamwork and facilitate a productive, professional working environment.
  • Demonstrate leadership characteristics
  • Display a commitment to developing both supervisory and staff's skills
  • Maintain regular, reliable, and flexible attendance
  • Understands and consistently applies policies and practices. 

Responsibilities:   

  • Animal Handling
  • Pre- and post-operative patient care
  • Creating and presenting financial options and estimates
  • Accurately entering service charges into client processing database
  • Extensive client interaction
  • Preparing medications
  • Taking X-Rays of animals
  • Administering medications, vaccines, and treatments prescribed by our in-house veterinarians.
  • Drawing blood samples for testing

Qualifications:    

  • Veterinary Technician experience required 
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Willing to train and support tech team
  • Skills – Proven leadership and communications skills, exceptional customer service

We look forward to meeting you! Apply today!

Compensation : $27-29/HR

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