Overview

Job details

Salary

$14 – $16 an hour

Job Type
Full-time
Number of hires for this role
2

Qualifications

  • Experience:
    • Veterinary Assistant, 1 year (Required)

Full Job Description

100% Privately owned small-animal hospital (non-corporate!) seeking experienced, professional, enthusiastic Veterinary Assistant for a busy 5-doctor small animal general practice.

Our full service hospital features:

  • Low dose digital radiography
  • Portable Ultrasound
  • Progeny Digital dental radiography
  • Portable therapeutic laser
  • Cardell Touch surgical monitors with ETCO2
  • Full on-site Idexx lab (ProCyte/Catalyst/SediVue, etc)
  • On-site pharmacy
  • Digital medical records (paperless)

Duties Include:

  • Assisting our doctors with examinations, treatments, acupuncture, ultrasounds, procedures, surgeries, etc.
  • Surgery preparation and anesthetic monitoring
  • Dental prophylaxis and radiography
  • Blood draws and IV catheter placement/maintenance
  • Filling, dispensing, and administering medications
  • Collecting samples (blood, urine, fecal, skin, etc)
  • Client communication and education

Position is full-time (31-39 hours/week) with a regular schedule (no nights, no on-call, and 1 set day off per week, alternating Saturday half-days 8am-12pm).

Compensation to commensurate with experience! Willing to negotiate higher salary for the right candidate.

  • After successful completion of 90-day Introductory period, benefits include: paid sick time, vacation time, health insurance with company contribution, paid uniforms, paid holidays, discounted services on employee pets, and quarterly bonuses. 401-k is offered after 1 year of employment (with 3% match).

Interested parties please submit a cover letter and resume. Applications without a cover letter will NOT be reviewed or considered. Please no drop ins or phone calls.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00 – $16.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • Weekends

Experience:

  • Veterinary Assistant: 1 year (Required)

Application Question:

  • Why do you feel you would be a good candidate for this position?

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

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