Brooklyn Veterinary Clinic in Castle Rock, Colorado is seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician to join our practice. Brooklyn Veterinary Clinic, an AAHA accredited practice, has been serving the pet needs of the community since 2006. We are a busy, full service small animal practice with an amazing staff of 16. Our team is committed to serving the needs of our community and its pets by practicing the best possible small animal medicine
ABOUT OUR HOSPITAL: New state of the art building completed in 2017 with five exam rooms, one large centralized treatment area, surgery suite, dental suite, radiology room, special procedures room, comfort room with attached comfort garden. We have PAWS Pet Resort which has specialized daycare, boarding and grooming. Digital radiography, Surgivet and Cardell anesthesia monitoring units, blood pressure monitoring, Pulse Ox, ECG monitors, Idexx Catalyst, Procyte, and Idexx Sedivue DX machines for rapid in house diagnostics. New state of the art dentistry equipment including ultrasonic scaler, high and low speed handpieces and digital dental radiography. Companion Laser Therapy and MyLab Ultrasound unit. Fully stocked in house pharmacy with Vetsource online pharmacy. Serving primarily dogs and cats. Open at 7:30 AM for early morning drop offs until 6pm Monday through Friday and open Saturdays from 8:00-1:00 PM.
About Castle Rock, CO: We are located in The Meadows Community which is a master planned community along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. It is approximately 24 miles south of Denver and 41 miles north of Colorado Springs off I-25. The community is interconnected by 24 miles of trails and contains 1,100 acres of parks and land for public use. Castle Rock offers a traditional small town environment in an upper middle class area with excellent schools. It is a wonderful place to live and an enriching place for families. We are a dog friendly town with dogs welcome at many restaurants and shops as well as nearby dog parks and dog friendly trails. Nearby Denver, just a 30 minute Light Rail ride or drive away, offers 16th Street Mall, Coors Field, Denver Bronco Stadium and the best dining region in addition to a vibrant arts and theater scene and a wide variety of shopping opportunities. The Rocky Mountains offer many great opportunities for recreation including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, trail running and mountain biking.
Candidates should possess the following skills and qualities:
Obtaining and recording patient history
Physical exams, patient assessment and proper restraint techniques
Laboratory testing procedures
Knowledge of pharmacy drugs and protocols
Drug calculation and administration
Operate radiology equipment using appropriate techniques
Inducing and monitoring anesthesia
Surgical preparation and assisting
Patient recovery and intensive nursing care
Invoicing and recording patient treatments
Proper sterilization techniques for surgical equipment
Maintenance and proper cleaning of all related veterinary equipment
Excellent work ethic, professionalism, ability to multi-task and client communication
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include pet stipend, health insurance, 401K, PTO, CE, uniform allowance
About Brooklyn Veterinary Clinic
Brooklyn Veterinary Clinic is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. We have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our veterinarians.