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Priceless Pet Rescue


Saving One By One Until There Are None®

Priceless Pet Rescue is a non-profit, no-kill pet rescue operating out of multiple adoption centers known as “The Orphanage”. All animals are rescued from surrounding high-kill, high-access shelters, owner surrenders on a case-by-case basis, and other various circumstances.

We have a part-time position for a Registered Veterinary Technician with a strong background in a leadership role. We are a fear-free oriented team and pride ourselves on providing loving, compassionate care to all of our patients. We also think we just might be the most fun, energetic and crazy busy team to work with (in a good way of course!)

Responsibilities

The perfect candidate will have a positive attitude and a team-oriented mindset. They will have a proven track record in leading their piers, developing and implementing protocols, and creating an efficient and expedient hospital workflow.

  • Handle basic patient care, including cleaning and dressing wounds, administering medication, collecting samples, and checking vitals
  • IV Catheter placement
  • Assist with diagnostic imaging and lab work, including blood tests, analysis of urine samples, and proper positioning for radiographs
  • Provide assistance to the veterinarian during surgeries by providing anesthetic monitoring and assisting in surgery as needed
  • Sterilizing tools, stocking the exam and operating rooms, and confirming that equipment is all working properly
  • Maintain pharmacy records, and controlled drug, anesthesia, fecal, and heartworm test logs
  • Take vital signs of animals including temperature, pulse, and respiration
  • Communicate with owners and families to inform and educate them about animal conditions and proper care
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Must be rescue minded, and advocate for shelter/rescue animals and understand rescue medicine

Experience & Job Type

  • Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) - 2 years experience required
  • Strong leadership skills are a must
  • Shelter background encourage but not required, knowledge of rescue medicine
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Pay: $18.00 - $22.00 per hour

Ashley Sprague | www.pricelesspetrescue.org