Seattle Veterinary Specialists (SVS) is a state-of-the-art multi-specialty and 24-hour emergency/critical care facility in Kirkland, WA. SVS was founded on the concept of providing a superior level of patient care and client service, in close cooperation with the referring veterinary community. SVS focuses on collaborative medicine where teams of experts work together under one roof to combine their medical expertise, skills and experience to provide the best treatment for their patients.
We are currently seeking a full-time Emergency Triage Technician.
Primarily responsible for management and stabilization of incoming triage patients, and patients treated on an outpatient basis.
Coordinate patient treatment under the direction of the veterinarian.
Provide client education and counsel clients regarding post-ER home care, medication administration, etc.
Fill take-home prescriptions as directed by the veterinarian and in accordance with state regulations.
Provide nursing and supportive care to include phlebotomy, radiology, laboratory and medication administration.
Assist the veterinarians with other tasks as assigned.
Required Experience and Skills:
Technical skills including phlebotomy, medical calculations, anesthesiology, radiology, laboratory, surgical assisting, etc.
LVT license with 2+ years experience in veterinary medicine, or
LVT eligible Veterinary Assistant with 4-5 years of veterinary experience.
Prior ER/ICU experience preferred.
Specialty Hospital experience a plus.
Passionate about providing excellent patient care
Ability to maintain calm, be pleasant and have a positive attitude.
Sunday – Tuesday, 3:00 pm to 5:00 am.
Our busy hospital offers excellent benefits for FT positions: medical/vision/dental insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, generous CE allowance, employee discount, 401K + more.
If you meet the qualifications and would like to apply, please reply with a cover letter and resume.