An AMAZING opportunity for an Overnight Veterinary Nurse to join the team at Keystone Veterinary Emergency & Referral! We are a busy small animal, multi-specialty ER hospital, located in Havertown, PA. We provide 24/7 Emergency Service to our community, in addition to specialty appointments in Surgery, Radiology, Cardiology, and Ophthalmology.
The ideal candidate:
has 3+ years of veterinary experience
comfortable with anesthesia monitoring
strong communication skills
comfortable in a fast-paced environment
Applicants must be proficient in, but not limited to, the following:
Nursing skills: IV catheter placement, venipuncture, triage, radiology, laboratory procedures, administration of medications (IV, IM, PO,SQ), and patient care.
Triage: the ability to perform physical exams; accurately count heart rate, CRT, mucous membrane color, temperature, respiratory rate, respiratory effort and obtain a history from the owner.
Knowledge base including commonly seen diseases, commonly used medications, and route of administration, as well as basic technical math skills.
Anesthetic induction, monitoring, maintenance, and recovery.
Surgical preparation and assistance.
Why work at Keystone Veterinary Emergency and Referral?
We invest heavily in our teams' growth and development. We provide an emotionally intelligent work environment and strive to maintain a positive work/life balance. Our benefits package is one of the best in the industry and includes health, life, vision, dental, 401k, paid time off as well as pet benefits!
Pathway exists to create opportunities for veterinarians and veterinary professionals. We are a full-service veterinary management company committed to providing our partner practices the benefits of structured management while maintaining their own identity and vision. By working together we provide a place for veterinarians to focus on medicine and secure their future.