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VCA Animal Hospitals Registered Veterinary Technician - Greenwood Village, CO in Greenwood Village, Colorado

VCA Orchard Animal Hospital in Greenwood Village is looking for a RVT to join our team! Our location is in The Orchards shopping plaza so you can conveniently walk to King Soopers, Panera, Rice Bistro, Parry's Pizza, and other shops. We are a good-vibe team who enjoys working with each other and having fun! (We even have a free snack cart and coffee for our associates!) Ideal candidates should possess: excellent teamwork skills, animal handling and animal healthcare knowledge, competence with anesthesia monitoring and surgical assisting. This position will divide their time between assisting with treatments/surgeries/dentals and monitoring anesthesia, assisting doctors with physical examinations. We will consider applicants that need more surgery/anesthesia experience. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively with co-workers, demonstrate respect for all animals and humans, use common sense and be dependable. We offer unparalleled client service in a high tech, high quality medical environment.

Along with providing high quality patient and client care that our team is proud of, we encourage our associates to continue to learn and grow.

We provide annual continuing education reimbursement up to $750, free race certified CE, CVT license reimbursement, vacation and sick pay, holiday pay, scrubs, medical, dental, vision, 401K, flexible spending account, life insurance, and GENEROUS pet benefits for up to four pets. Compensation is negotiable based on experience and credentials, $20.00 to $28.00 per hour.

We will consider full-time or part-time candidates.

Why We Need You

As a member of the VCA team, your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent—by delivering an outstanding client experience—so they will partner with us for the lifelong care of their companion animals.

You’ve worked hard for your credentialing and we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to:

• Venipuncture

• catheter placement

• radiology

• anesthesia monitoring

• physical examinations and patient assessment

• surgical preparation and assisting

• dentistry

• laboratory work

• pharmacy

• patient recovery

• compassionate care for our hospitalized patients

Why You Should Consider Us

At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.

• You will enjoy exposure to a diverse and stimulating caseload, employ the most advanced imaging and monitoring tools, and tap into the expertise of more than 4,500+ doctors, including 600+ boarded specialists.

• You will sharpen your skills—and even learn some new techniques—and explore career options that only VCA can offer, such as continuing education, transfer, specialization, and leadership opportunities.

If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at