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Company: VCA
Location: Herriman
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Company Info: VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose-A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.

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VCA Oquirrh Hills Animal Hospital is a multi-doctor practice in Herriman, Utah-located outside of Salt Lake City.

**VCA Oquirrh Hills** is looking for an experienced and highly motivated **Veterinary Technician** to **lead** our amazing and dedicated team.

We want you to take the skills and experience you've gained over your years in this profession and put them to great use in our hospital. This is a working veterinary technician supervisor position that is responsible for the leadership and development of the Veterinary Technician Staff. In addition to all Veterinary Technician responsibilities, duties will include, but are not limited to:

Implementing department policies and procedures.

Scheduling staff and conducting team meetings.

Accurately handling and recording controlled drugs.

Record keeping.

Facility maintenance.

Must be dedicated to creating a healthy work environment where all employees are elevated, empowered and enjoy what they do.

**Ideal Qualifications:**

+ Credentialed Veterinary Technician or equivalent practice experience

+ **Leadership/Management** experience as a Veterinary Technician preferred but not mandatory for the right candidate

+ You possess the ability to multitask, effectively handle stressful and emotional situations

+ Must be able to work well independently as well as part of a team

+ Must be a highly motivated, enthusiastic, self-starter with a professional and positive attitude

+ Enjoys mentoring and training others

+ Flexibility with work schedule

+ Ability to thrive in a steady and often fast paced environment

+ Exceptional interpersonal skills in working with your colleagues and pet parents

+ Proven ability to keep accurate patient records

+ Strong ability to problem-solve

At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. VCA Oquirrh Hills is a busy three doctor practice, we see a wide variety of cases from wellness to emergency care.

We have on site digital radiology, ultrasound and endoscopy to preform high quality medicine and our doctors preform surgeries multiple days a week in our separate soft tissue and dental suites.

You will sharpen your skills-and even learn some new techniques-and explore career options that only VCA can offer, such as continuing education with a generous allotment for credentialed technicians, transfer, specialization, and leadership development.

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision, paid vacation, life and short term disability insurance, paid parental leave, annual CE stipend for credentialed vet techs (for full time employees), 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts and more!

Ready to be part of an amazing and dedicated team? Apply today! We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development).

VCA began in 1986 as a privately owned company with one animal hospital. Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care. Take a look at our open positions throughout the U.S. and Canada! We're always looking for top notch talent to join the VCA family!

Keywords: VCA, West Valley City , Tech, Other , Herriman, Utah

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