BluePearl Veterinary Assistant - Oncology in Charlestown, Massachusetts
Veterinary Assistant - Oncology
BluePearl Specialty & Emergency Pet Hospital is looking to add an experienced Veterinary Assistant to their Oncology Team in Charlestown, MA! If you have a great attitude and a strong drive to succeed and build your career in veterinary medicine, apply today! You will have opportunities for growth within the service itself and with BluePearl. Previous Oncology experience is not required but preferred. We will train the right candidate!
This is a full-time position working, Monday - Wednesday
Are you a passionate assistant looking to improve your skills in the veterinary field?
Do you have a passion for oncology?
Do you want an opportunity to work with some of the brightest veterinary professional in this industry?
As an Oncology Veterinary Assistant, you will:
Assist the Technicians and Doctors by monitoring patients who are receiving a chemotherapy infusion.
Set up appropriate materials for short and long chemotherapy administration
Safely dispense and administer oral chemotheapy agents
Safely dispense, reconstitute and administered SQ/IM chemotherapy agents
Have knowledge of chemotherapy extravasation and what to do if it happens
Check chemotherapy agent calculations and dosages
Properly wrap and shave for an IV catheter for chemotherapy infusion
We are searching for a Veterinary Assistant who...
Holds a current certification
Has a High School Diploma/GED.
Has at least two years of experience working as a Vet Assistant or has graduated from an accredited veterinary technician program
BluePearl Vet Partners is the next step in your career.
Health, vision, dental, life, and pet insurance packages.
PTO accrual with flexible work schedules.
Opportunities for mentorship and training to continue to learn and grow.
Access to 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances.
Referral bonus program.
Member of Mars Petcare Family.
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 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.