Veterinary Technician - Surgery Greenville, South Carolina

About the Position

Fetch Specialty & Emergency Veterinary Centers is currently seeking a skilled Veterinary Technician to join our Surgery Department.

Are you a surgery enthusiast? Looking for a break from routine spays and neuters? Ready to take your skills to the next level? Well, guess what? Fetch Greenville, SC is HIRING! We are a privately owned specialty and emergency veterinary hospital dedicated to serving the furry companions of the Upstate area. Our team of skilled surgeons perform both advanced elective and emergency surgeries, making a positive impact on the lives of our patients every single day. If you consider yourself an anesthesia rockstar and crave a fresh challenge, then let's have a chat!

As a Surgery Veterinary Technician at Fetch, you'll have a vital role in assisting our veterinarians during surgical procedures. Your responsibilities will include preparing surgical equipment and instruments, monitoring patients throughout surgery, and ensuring a sterile surgical environment. We're looking for a candidate who is not only passionate about animal care but also detail-oriented and thrives in a team-oriented atmosphere. At Fetch, we take great pride in delivering exceptional care to our patients and their families. So, if you're ready to embark on this exciting journey, we can't wait to welcome you as our new Surgery Tech!

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with pre-operative preparations, including patient assessment, bloodwork, and surgical suite setup
  • Monitor anesthesia during procedures, ensuring patient safety and comfort
  • Assist with surgical procedures, including sterile draping, instrument handling, and suturing
  • Provide post-operative care, including wound management and pain management
  • Maintain accurate medical records and communicate with clients about their pet's surgical progress
  • Collaborate with veterinary surgeons and other team members to provide comprehensive care to our patients

Ideal Candidate

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working as a Veterinary Technician in a surgery department
  • Strong knowledge of surgical procedures and techniques
  • Associate's degree in Veterinary Technology or related field preferred
  • Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) or Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) preferred
  • Ability to monitor anesthesia and respond to anesthesia-related emergencies
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work well within a team
  • Attention to detail and ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

Benefits


  • Medical, dental and vision plans
  • Paid maternity leave
  • Continuing education and uniform allowance
  • 401k retirement plan with employer match
  • Paid licenses fees
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • Highly collaborative team of professionals