Critical Care Services Veterinary Technician

$40,956 yearly
  • Colorado State Universtiy Veterinary Teaching Hospital
  • Fort Collins, CO, USA
  • Oct 28, 2019
Full time Specialty Referral Practice Emergency Hospital VECCS Certified Facility Level II Level II Veterinary Trauma Center

Job Description

Come join the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science (CVMBS) as a member of the veterinary technician team in beautiful Fort Collins Colorado! The Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital exists to provide exceptional veterinary care and service to the community while educating the next generation of veterinarians at a tertiary level teaching hospital. Critical Care Service (CCS) provides medical care for small animals on an emergency basis and intensive 24 hour critical care to patients who are admitted for treatment. Challenge yourself and join our team to provide high quality, innovative and state of the art medicine.  We support our technicians to be an integral part of the medical team while performing tasks such as triage, administering treatments and medications, communicating  with clinicians surrounding patient concerns, performing advanced technical procedures, and providing exceptional patient care and customer service. A positive and hardworking attitude is a must. CCS manages complex cases such as poly-trauma patients, patients requiring mechanical ventilation and cardiopulmonary bypass recovery.  CCS is a fast paced environment where excellent communication and teamwork are vital. Applicants should be equally excited to receive extensive training as well as teach. Mentoring for Veterinary Technician Specialty (ECC) is available. We are a VECCS certified facility, and an ACVECC Veterinary Trauma Center. Applicants must be willing to have some flexibility with shift work and some holidays.

Please apply on-line at https://jobs.colostate.edu/. Select state classified/ Urgent Care(UC) or Critical Care(CCU) Veterinary Technician Level I or II depending on experience and current positions available. Please reference the minimum qualification section to determine the appropriate position. Visit http://www.hrs.colostate.edu/benefits/sc.html to review excellent employee benefits.