Job Post

Lead Veterinary Technician

Company Name: Larimer Humane Society
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Location: Loveland, Colorado
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Operations

Regular Full-Time, (40 hrs), Non-Exempt, Hourly

Are you a veterinary technician ready to move into a leadership role?  Larimer Humane Society is seeking applicants for a Lead Veterinary Technician position.  Responsibilities of the Lead Technician include assisting the Supervising Veterinarian with department administrative functions, training others, assisting with inventory and ordering, maintaining maintenance schedules for clinic machinery, and more.  The position also performs the tasks of a Veterinary Technician.  Requirements include three years of current experience working as a veterinary technician in a veterinary clinic and/or animal shelter clinic.  Certification is highly desired.  Must be proficient with intubation, IV catheter placement, and IV injection techniques and experience with dental and dental radiology.  Leadership and training experience preferred.  Chameleon experience a plus.  Must be comfortable monitoring and quickly responding to anesthesia and assisting surgeon.  Proven emotional intelligence, work ethic, and integrity skills required.  For additional information, please review job description.  Full-time work schedules include a weekend shift, some holiday shifts, and overtime as needed.   Please include availability and salary requirements in a cover letter.

Expected hiring range is $20.00 to $27.00 per hour commensurate with applicable experience, education, and certification.

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job.   Larimer Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer.

Closes when filled.