$9 – $14 an hour
High school or equivalent (Preferred)
Veterinary Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
Veterinary Technician Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
Veterinary Technician Certification (Preferred)
Full Job Description
Veterinary practice in Kingwood, WV (Preston County) is seeking a part time Veterinary Technician or Assistant to join our team and care for our patients as much as we do! We provide individual & personal attention to every client and their companion pet. Our veterinary clinic, specializing in dogs and cats, is seeking an experienced, highly reliable Veterinary Technician or Assistant (Licensed Veterinary Tech preferred) to join our team and contribute to our expansion!
We’re interested in talking to you if you have experience in the veterinary field, genuinely love animals and if you’re as committed to pet parent education as you are to treating animals. Our clinic focuses on preventive medicine as well as surgical intervention, particularly for spaying and neutering animals.
This addition will work along side our experienced Doctor, skilled Practice Manager, and our other dedicated team professionals. We have a full in-house laboratory, digital x-ray, ultrasound, paperless charting, and cloud-based software.
Part time position with potential of future full time status.
Veterinary Experience of 1 year minimum preferred.
Veterinary Tech License Preferred.
Week and Weekend Shifts.
Clinic closed Sundays.
Scrub allowance (Part and Full Time)
Medical (Full Time)
Dental/Vision (Full Time)
401k (Full Time)
Supplemental and Disability Coverage (Full Time)
Continuing Education (Licensed Techs)
Paid time off (Full Time)
Our ideal candidate is:
Works well under pressure.
Confident & willing to learn.
Highly values anticipation of Doctors needs.
Positive, calm, and easy going.
Understands the general concept of business principles.
Job Duties include but not limited to:
Assisting Veterinarian with various surgical procedures.
Providing excellent client and customer care.
Preparing animals for exams or surgery.
Keeping accurate and thorough chart notes.
Giving animals nursing care or first aid.
Collecting and test lab samples.
Taking and developing X-rays.
Giving medications, shots, or treatments.
Collecting and maintaining patient records.
Ensure the premises is kept clean.
Answer, screen and forward incoming calls.
Provide basic and accurate information in-person and via phone/email.
Patient charting and maintaining accuracy.
Schedule/Adjust client appointments.
Perform other clerical receptionist duties such as filing, photocopying, transcribing, and faxing.
Assist with caring and walking boarding clients.
Assist Practice Manager with various projects as needed.
Job Type: Part-time
Pay: $9.00 – $14.00 per hour
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Professional development assistance
- Vision insurance
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- High school or equivalent (Preferred)
- Veterinary Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
- Veterinary Technician Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
- Veterinary Technician Certification (Preferred)
- One location
Hours per week:
Typical start time:
Typical end time:
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
- Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
- People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
- Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
- Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
- High stress tolerance — thrives in a high-pressure environment
This Company Describes Its Culture as:
- Detail-oriented — quality and precision-focused
- Waiting period may apply
- Only full-time employees eligible