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Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 7:26 AM


Company Name:Greenwich Veterinary Center

Must have experience and at least high school diploma.

Veterinary Technician duties include:

  • Determines animal requirements by conducting examinations and interviews; reviewing care plans and records; completing laboratory tests and studies and diagnostic imaging.
  • Caries for animals by taking vital signs; collecting samples; administering medications, drugs, and vaccines; bandaging and wrapping wounds
  • Supports animal examinations by assembling required supplies and instruments; securing and bringing animals to examination room; restraining animals; providing assistance as directed; explaining animal's status to owner.
  • Supports operations by assembling required supplies and instruments; setting-up surgery table instruments; restraining animals; completing local/regional anesthesia; operating and monitoring anesthetic machines; hooking-up ECG monitors; preparing surgical site; placing catheters; obtaining blood samples; cleaning-up post-surgical site; maintaining sterile conditions; obtaining and verifying medications.
  • Maintains animals by feeding and watering animals; cleaning animal's cages and equipment; changing cages; observing for clinical signs of disease.
  • Maintains a safe, secure, healthy and humane environment by sterilizing and wrapping instruments; sanitizing and disinfecting holding and operating areas; storing sterile supplies; verifying shelf life; following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
  • Maintains animal records by documenting animal conditions, reactions and changes; updating database
  • Maintains equipment by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; calling for repairs
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventory stock; placing orders


  • Clinical skills by creating a safe and effective environment for the staff and animals
  • Performing diagnostic procedures by using correct and accurate medical technologies and equipment
  • Attention to detail, patience and accurate changes with the animals during clinical hour
  • Verbal communication and correct clinical vocabulary needed to assist veterinarian
  • Knowledge of animal behavior
  • Documentation skills
  • Analyzing information

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Veterinary Technician: 1 year

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required license or certification:

  • Veterinary Technician

• Location: Fairfield, Greenwich, CT

• Post ID: 158610177 newyork is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2018