Village Veterinary Practice is looking for a full time Veterinary Assistant to join the dynamic, highly skilled team of compassionate professionals in our busy, AAHA accredited, small animal hospital located in the charming town of Clarendon Hills, Illinois.
Veterinary Assistants work under the direct supervision of our Veterinarians and Certified Veterinary Technicians. Duties of a veterinary assistant include but are not limited to: Patient restraint, basic patient care, client communication, lab sample preparation, filling prescription medication and assisting with x-rays.
To qualify for this position, you must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate will possess a positive and cheerful attitude, strong initiative, and be able to work well with a team. Additionally, computer proficiency is essential to be able to work with our electronic medical records. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds at a time may be necessary. Experience in a veterinary or medical office is preferred but not essential. This is a great working environment with benefits! Visit our website to learn more about us at www.villageveterinary.com.
Our practice is committed to enhancing the family-pet bond by providing high quality medical care to our patients and outstanding service to our clients. Our amazing team accomplishes this daily through a fun, personable and organized atmosphere. Our computerized medical records, digital radiographs, digital dental radiographs, house call experiences and daily team structure make for an enjoyable and efficient workday.
To apply, please email resume and cover letter of interest or fax to 630-323-5526. Resumes submitted without a cover letter/email expressing interest will not be considered.