Veterinary Nurse at Optivet

  • Healthcare Jobs In South Africa
  • Full time
  • 2 months ago
  • South Africa
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor
  • Number of vacancies 3 openings
  • Job level Officer

Job Description

Description

  • General Nursing
  • Preparing an animal for surgery
  • Administering drugs, anaesthetic injections
  • Monitoring anaesthetised patients during surgery
  • Assisting veterinarian in theatre with surgery when needed
  • Undertaking diagnostic tests
  • Performing in-house laboratory tests
  • Taking and sending off laboratory samples
  • Taking radiographs and preparing for scopes procedures
  • Monitoring and caring for hospitalised patients
  • Follow-up care which includes bandage change and suture removal
  • Assisting with pharmacy orders and client communication

Minimum Requirements

  • Dip/Degree in Veterinary Nursing
  • SAVC Registration
  • Updated CPD Points
  • Excellent Communication Skills, Verbal and Writing
  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on veterinary nursing experience, making you a seasoned pro in the field.
  • Relationship Building Abilities AND A LOVE FOR ANIMALS
  • A genuine love for animals and a desire to make a positive impact on their lives
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Fluent in English
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