Veterinary technicians must have a broad knowledge of animal science, terminology, medicine, and husbandry, including a basic knowledge of pharmacology and sufficient mathematical skills to ensure the administration of accurate drug and fluid doses. They must be able to successfully restrain animals, complete clinical laboratory tests, use multiple radiology techniques, administer and monitor animals under anesthesia, assist in surgery, use proper medical terminology when speaking and writing, maintain certifications, licenses, or registration, and perform dental procedures. Technicians must also maintain confidentiality, complete medical record management tasks, exam-room, nursing-care, client-interaction, and inventory management tasks as assigned. Follow established procedures, and operate within AAHA and OSHA standards. Other duties required, but not limited to, consist of providing patients with compassionate nursing care as well as maintaining a compassionate and professional environment for all clients and co-workers.
We offer competitive pay and an attractive benefits package including medical, dental, life, a matching 401K program, employee pet care discounts, and a continuing education program to name a few. (Company benefits offered in accordance with company policy and according to plan documents) If your application is selected for consideration you will be contacted.
Westbury Animal Hospital, Inc. (WAH) has been caring for pets since 1957. We are proud to be an American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) certified hospital. Westbury Animal Hospital has a well deserved reputation of providing top quality medical care and excellent client service. We, as a team, all strive each day to preserve this reputation. We offer many services to our clients and patients. Among these are: 24-hour patient care, ultrasound, radiology, a surgical facility, electrocardiography, endoscopy, intensive care, dentistry, in-house laboratory, pharmacy, prescription diets, boarding, emergency service at all times, and after hours patient admittance and release. Westbury Animal Hospital, Inc. is a small business dedicated to the care and well-being of our clients’ pets. We work closely with the Houston S.P.C.A., CAP, and other humane organizations to aid in the welfare of animals. Our doctors have donated their time and services to these organizations as well as city spay and neuter clinics.
“Client Service /Patient Care” is our first priority
To work together as a team to continually exceed our clients’ expectations and apply sound and ethical principles to manage our business.
An Equal Opportunity Employer