ICU Veterinary Technician - temporary

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Essential Job Duties:

Temporary ICU technician needed to fill in for gaps during vacations and staff shortages.
Patient care, triage, IV fluid administration, medication administration via PO, IM, IV. Procedures include: IV catheter placement, urinary catheterization, blood transfusions, blood pressure monitoring, fluid input/output, hourly treatments, patient rounds with coworkers and doctors.

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Job City & State:

Raleigh, NC

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ICU Veterinary Technician - temporary

Work Schedule:

24/7 - hours will vary, nights and weekends preferred

Minimum Experience/Education:

Prefer one year specialty/ER experience as a veterinary technician

Department Required Skills:

Ability to monitor critically ill patients and provide care
Ability to perform IV, nasal and urinary catheter placement
Ability to calculate and dose medications correctly
Great communication skills
Ability to learn quickly
Ability to work in and around sick patients with potential infectious diseases.

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:

Prefer one year specialty/ER veterinary technician experience in a busy teaching hospital or referral hospital.

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Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


Anticipated Hiring Range:

$16 - $20 /hr commensurate with experience

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If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

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Posted: 4/27/2021
Application Due: 6/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time