Certified Veterinary Technician
**BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Eden Prairie, MN is seeking an exceptional, qualified, and passionate Veterinary Technician to join our Emergency/ICU team.**
This is a full time opportunity working overnights, three 12 hours shifts per week. We provide a competitive
Shift Differential for overnight and weekend hours.
**If you are interested in expanding your skills and working in an emergency/referral hospital, don't miss out an apply today!**
**Our BluePearl Emergency/ICU Veterinary Technicians:**
+ Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment.
+ Perform digital radiography using proper technique including proper positioning of patients.
+ Have a complete understanding of normal ranges of patient vitals signs, including but not limited to heart and respiratory rate, temperature, blood pressure and oxygen saturation.
+ Obtain and interpret blood pressure and other vitals signs and alert Veterinarian to changes and issues.
+ Identify patients at risk for arrest and initiate CPR.
+ Properly calculate medical math (including constant rate infusions) and administer medications via appropriate routes and duration.
+ Are proficient at performing phlebotomy and placing intravenous catheters in all peripheral vessels.
+ Place and maintain feeding tubes and central line catheters.
+ Have a passion for mentoring and training other co-workers.
+ Have patience and empathy to address client concerns.
**BluePearl is the next step in your career.**
BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high quality, state of the art healthcare. We are seeking hospital support with the same philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with a family atmosphere.
**Our associate benefits include:**
+ Health, vision, dental, life, and pet insurance package options
+ VTS study groups and mentoring
+ Competitive compensation
+ Flexible work hours
+ Scrub allowance
+ Opportunity to bring your dog to work
+ Additional training with unlimited growth potential
+ 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances
+ Referral bonus program
_BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and you will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. We are pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace._