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    Davis Pet Hospital
    Job Description
    Davis Pet Hospital is a thriving 5 doctor small animal practice located in Collinsville, IL since 2012. We are seeking a friendly, detail-oriented, caring Full- Time Technician to join our excellent team. We boast a clean, AAHA accredited facility with a great working environment. We are dedicated to providing compassionate care for our patients.
    Our services include: Wellness care, Dentistry, Radiology, Internal medicine and Surgery.
    We are seeking an experienced Technician, with a flexible schedule, that shares our continued mission of excellence and warmth with our patients and clients.
    Job Duties include (but are not limited to): Provide nursing care to hospitalized patients: Clean and disinfect cages, runs, bowls and litter boxes. Feed, water, and walk patients according to schedules. Recognize when patients have signs of illness, fear, aggression, or discomfort. Administer treatments to and monitor status of hospitalized patients under Doctor’s supervision. Document information such as weight, diet, food intake, medications, etc. Report to a doctor any changes in patient status.
    Assist with anesthesia patients: Prepare patients, medications, and equipment for surgical/dental procedures. Monitor and recover anesthetic patients. Hand instruments and materials to Doctors during surgery (using sterile technique). Clean and prepare surgical instruments for sterile use.
    Provide miscellaneous technical skills: Administer injections and perform venipuncture under the Doctors’ supervision. Place and maintain intravenous catheters. Fill prescriptions (double-verifying correct medication, concentration, dosage, patient, route and quantity). Set up and read various laboratory tests. Restrain patients during exams, treatments, procedures, etc.
    Provide Client service: Educate clients on pet’s health care needs. Answer clients question (know when to defer to a doctor for answers). Interact with clients in a professional and helpful manner. Other duties as assigned.
    Some benefits of joining the Davis Pet Hospital team include: Employee pet discount, paid holidays and medical/dental/life insurance (Full-Time only).
    Davis Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Davis Pet Hospital with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

    All interested and qualified candidates can e-mail their resume and cover letter to davispethospital@gmail.com.
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