Humane Alliance: A Program of the ASPCA

Description

Description: Poi Dogs & Popoki (PDP) is a small but committed nonprofit animal welfare organization on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. We operate The Big Fix, a high quality, high volume mobile spay and neuter clinic with a passion for saving lives by reducing pet overpopulation in our most underserved and rural communities.

We will be opening a mobile wellness clinic and are looking for a full-time exempt Veterinary Technician to lead a small operations team including a veterinarian and veterinary assistant as well as volunteers. The preferred applicant will have at least 5 years of work experience. Experience in a high volume spay/neuter clinic is a plus to allow for a cross-trained veterinary team.

If you are interested in making a difference on our island and becoming part of a dedicated nonprofit team of people who love animals, then please consider this position.
Those applying need to possess excellent tech skills, ability to work as a part of a team, and ability to lead the team. Skill sets include ability to place IV catheters; draw blood; administer injections IM, SQ and IV; monitor temperature/pulse/respiration on patients both surgical and in wellness appointments; enter accurate patient data; and communicate effectively and efficiently with team members and clients.

The Lead Veterinary Technician will be responsible for safely restraining pets at the mobile wellness clinic; drawing correct vaccinations; providing client education; filling prescriptions as directed; supporting surgical prep and post-surgical monitoring and recovery; maintaining patient records; and driving the wellness vehicle. Work assignment with the high volume spay/neuter clinic is on an as-needed basis and allows for a diverse work environment.

We offer a competitive wage, pet care discounts, PTO, major holidays off, Medical/Dental/Vision benefits, and a very flexible schedule with a 4-day work week. Weekend work is expected as well as the ability to travel to sites around the island. Please send your resume to alicia@poidogsandpopoki.org. Start date is flexible.

Contact

Alicia Maluafiti
Organization Name: Poi Dogs & Popoki
Email: alicia@poidogsandpopoki.org
Phone: 808-224-3648
City: Ewa Beach
State: Hawaii
Post Code: 96706