Registered Veterinary Technician, Ophthalmology

San Carlos, CA
Full Time
Registered Veterinary Technician – San Carlos/San Francisco – Ophthalmology
With knowledge and compassion, Veterinary Vision specializes in the care of animals eyes. We serve the Bay area with two convenient locations and specialize in dogs and cats, but many other non-human animals will also be evaluated. Horses, pocket pets, and bunnies are a few examples. We offer advisory services to nearby zoos and wildlife rehabilitation facilities, and occasionally we even get to service farm animals.

With three board-certified ophthalmologists and more than ten support professionals currently employed by the practice, our goal is not only enhance and maintain the comfort and visual health of our animal patients, but increase the public's knowledge of eye disease in animals.

Our mission involves not only partnering with a distinguished group of veterinary experts but also offering you a platform to develop and strengthen your skills.

About the role:

The compensation range for this position falls between $26 - $40 hourly based on education, experience, and location. 
Duties you will own:
  • Assisting Veterinarians: Helping with examinations, surgeries, and treatments.
  • Patient Care: Monitoring and attending to patients' needs before, during, and after procedures.
  • Diagnostic Procedures: Conducting tests to assess eye health and function.
  • Surgical Support: Assisting during eye surgeries and ensuring proper post-operative care.
  • Client Education: Informing pet owners about eye conditions, treatments, and follow-up care.
  • Record Keeping: Maintaining accurate medical records for each patient.
  • Instrument Maintenance: Ensuring ophthalmic equipment is clean and functional.
  • Emergency Response: Providing assistance in urgent situations such as eye injuries or acute conditions.

  • A current RVT license in California with 2+ years of clinical experience.
  • Consistent and reliable ability to perform mathematical calculations for drug doses, CRIs, client invoices and estimates, and other position-related calculations
  • Proficient in anesthesia 
Work Schedule:             
  • Full-Time
  • 4/10 schedule

The ideal candidate:
We are currently evaluating applications from dedicated, reliable, diligent, and team-centric candidates who are prepared to integrate into our highly-trained veterinary healthcare professionals.

The ideal candidate has compassion and empathy towards animals and their owners, excels in detail-oriented tasks, and collaborates well within a team environment. Organized and gentle, they prioritize the welfare of animals, demonstrate eagerness to learn, and maintain a positive attitude, all while managing time effectively and showing dedication to their work.

  • Support for your ongoing education expenses.
  • Bonuses for hitting career milestones, including earning your VTS certification.
  • Full-time benefits include health, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), Employee Assistance Program, 3 weeks accrued paid time off, and uniforms
Ethos Veterinary Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation. IND1

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