Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) FT/PT - West Allis, WI
Company: Wisconsin Humane Society
Location: New Berlin
Posted on: January 16, 2022
If you are a Certified Veterinary Technician looking for the
perfect opportunity to hone your surgical skills and you want to
positively impact the lives of pets and the people that love them,
look no further! The Wisconsin Humane Society Spay/Neuter Clinic is
a fast-paced, high-quality, high-volume clinic dedicated to making
spay/neuter services affordable and accessible to all pet owners.
Our team of veterinarians and support staff are committed,
passionate and fun.
The schedule for this position is first-shift and requires weekday
availability until 530pm. WHS offers a competitive starting wage of
$17/hour, financial support for continuing education and license
renewal, plus were currently offering a signing bonus!
-Surgical prep of patients and post-operative care
-Anesthetize, intubate, and extubate patients
-Monitor vitals under anesthesia and trouble-shoot anesthetic
equipment as needed
-Calculate drug dosages; handle and track controlled substances
-Clean and maintain equipment, surgical quarters and animal areas
-Ensure prompt and accurate paperwork procedures are followed
-Effectively communicate in a friendly and professional manner with
co-workers and the public
-Provide excellent customer service
Qualifications & Requirements
-Veterinary Technician certification required
-Experience in a veterinary clinic and/or animal shelter or control
-Able to lift and carry up to 50lbs repeatedly throughout the
-Candidates must be committed to treating animals with kindness and
-Bilingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply
WHS is currently offering a signing bonus of up to $1,000. Eligible
hires can earn $500 after 90 days of employment and additional $500
after 6 months for a total of $1,000!
Compensation & Benefits: WHS offers full-time CVTs a very
competitive starting salary of $17.00/hour and provides financial
support for continuing education and license renewal. Full-time
staff are eligible for up to 2 weeks of Vacation, 1 week Paid Time
Off, and 6 paid Holidays after 45 days of employment as well as the
following benefits on the first of the month following 60 days of
consecutive employment after their full-time hire date:
-Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
-Group Term Life Insurance and Voluntary Life Insurance
-Short Term and Long Term Disability
-Flexible Spending Plans
-Health Savings Account (HSA)
-403(b) Retirement Plan
-Aflac Supplemental Benefit
All staff are eligible for the following benefits:
-30% off Adoption Fees
-10% off discount in our Animal Antics Store
-Limited wellness care veterinary services for companion
Available on the first of the month following 60 days of
consecutive employment after the hire date.
To apply for this position, please wihumane.org/employment to begin
your online employment application. Only applications submitted
through our online application system may be considered. Please
know that it is our policy to reply to each and every application
received once we have a status update.
Come see why over 200 staff call one of WHSs 6 locations home!
Youll be happy you did!
Equal Opportunity Employer
The Wisconsin Humane Society (WHS) is the oldest and largest
shelter in Wisconsin. It was founded in 1879 and operates shelters
in Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Door, and Brown Counties, as well as
a Spay/Neuter Clinic in West Allis. The organization offers
adoption services, educational programming, and veterinary
resources for animals from low-income households, retail stores,
volunteer programs, and dog training classes. The Milwaukee shelter
also houses the states busiest Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. WHS
is an independent nonprofit and receives no general government
funding and is not part of any national umbrella group.
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