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BluePearl Veterinary Technician - Imaging in Irvine, California

BluePearl Speciality + Emergency Pet Hospital is hiring an Imaging Veterinary Technician!

  • Are you committed and passionate about enriching lives through remarkable care for pets?

  • Do you thrive in fast-paced, dynamic, and rewarding work environment?

  • Are you a team player who enjoys working together on a team to provide quality care for pets?

  • Are you passionate about diagnostic imaging?

Pay: $23.00 - $47.00 / hour

This pay band is a starting point and is dependent on experience and advancement through CareerTrax leveling system .

We also offer competitive shift differential pay for eligible hours worked for nights and weekends.

*Shift differentials are based on a 4-hour minimum.

For example:

  • Mon – Fri: 6pm to 8am = $4.00 Shift Differential

  • Sat & Sun: 8am to 6pm = $4.00 Shift Differential

  • Sat & Sun: 6pm to 8am = $5.50 Shift Differential

We are hiring an exceptional Veterinary Technician to join our team. If you enjoy patient care and working in a fast-paced, challenging, interesting, and collaborative environment, apply today! This is a full-time position that requires flexibility to work nights and weekends and holidays.

Support our various specialty departments with diagnostic imaging, and other technical responsibilities including but not limited to hospitalized patient care, emergency triage, anesthesia monitoring, and support with surgical procedures.

As an Imaging Veterinary Technician, you will:

  • Triage and obtain patient history

  • Identify patients at risk for arrest and initiate CPR

  • Place IVC's and advanced catheters like Jugular catheters, Central Lines or PICC lines.

  • Monitor and care for MRI and CT cases

  • Work alongside other skilled technicians and assistants in providing excellent, advanced medicine to your patients

  • Have a passion for mentoring and training other co-workers.

  • Feel gratification of nursing critically ill patients back to health and reunite them with their pet parents

  • Have the opportunity to participate in our on-call program

  • Safely restrain patients for procedures

  • Place intravenous catheters in all peripheral veins.

  • Perform phlebotomy

  • Proficiently perform digital radiographs

  • Monitor patients during anesthesia or while sedated.

  • Will perform advanced imaging such as CT scans and MRI procedures.

  • Have a passion for mentoring and training other co-workers.

  • You have patience and empathy to address client concerns.

Why BluePearl?

  • Our passion is pets. We offer Trupanion pet insurance and discounts to our associates for pet treatments, procedures, and food.

  • We encourage you to grow with us. Our technicians are leveled by their skillset and move up in level as they gain more skills and experience. We are focused on developing our associates into leaders through talent development programs and leadership workshops. As a member of Mars Veterinary Health, our associates have endless opportunities to advance in his/her career.

  • In order to transform and lead the industry through innovative quality medicine and care, we understand the importance of continuous learning. We offer annual continuing education allowance, free continuing education sessions, our own BluePearl University for training, and our clinicians have access to over 2,000 medical journals.

  • We value your health and well-being as an associate by providing you with the following:

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance options.

  • Parental leave benefits

  • Flexible work schedules.

  • Time to reset, rewind, and reflect through our paid time off and floating holiday plans.

  • A regional licensed social worker who can provide guidance, advice, and tips/tricks on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle while working in a fast-paced emergency and specialty care environment.

  • We promote a family-like culture in our hospitals. We are all in this together. We believe in working together to lead the industry by enriching lives through remarkable care for pets.

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 each applicant will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual 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. The company is 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.