Veterinary Assistant – Emergency

Sarasota, FL
Category: Technicians
Posted Date: December 4, 2018
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BluePearl’s Sarasota location is hiring an exceptional Veterinary Assistant – Emergency – Vet Tech- ER – Overnight

Are you looking for a new opportunity as a veterinary technician? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where learning and development is valued and encouraged? We are looking for an ambitious and motivated Technician to join an exceptional medical staff.

We are seeking a highly motivated veterinary technician to join our growing specialty and emergency hospital. Experience is preferred and additional training can be provided. We use Cornerstone software and are equipped with advanced diagnostics such as CT, ultrasound, digital radiography, and full laboratory equipment. Technician responsibilities include triage, performing diagnostics, treatments, anesthesia monitoring, medical record keeping, and some cleaning responsibilities.


The primary function of the Veterinary Technician is to be responsible for assisting higher-level technicians and doctors with restraint and triage.


  • Approaches and handles patients according to safety protocols and core values.
  • Able to address client concerns and answer them appropriately.
  • Understands and provides safe restraint for cooperative canine and feline patients during examination or procedures, including radiology, ultrasound and anesthetic induction.
  • Performs and recognizes normal physical exam parameters of temperature, heart rate, pulse quality, respiration and mucous membranes.
  • Performs all in-house laboratory diagnostics.
  • Ensures hospital working areas are cleaned, stocked and maintained in accordance with hospital policy.

Who are we?

BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high quality, cutting edge healthcare.

We are seeking hospital support with the same philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with a family atmosphere!

Your success is our success!

At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and cross-training.

Additional Benefits:

BluePearl offers health benefits options, competitive compensation, flexible hours, scrub allowance, opportunity to bring your dog to work, additional training, and unlimited growth potential!

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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 all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation 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.