Seeking PT and FT veterinary assistants for companion animal hospital. Duties will largely include exam room assisting including restraint of pets but also assisting with anesthesia, monitoring, and surgical prep; lab work; accurately filling prescriptions; nursing care; other animal hospital duties as necessary. Must be able to follow directions, communicate clearly with co-workers, supervisors, and clients; work independently as well as part of a team. Hours are Monday 12 pm -8 pm; Tuesday and Thursday 2 pm – 6:30 pm; Wednesday 9 am – 8 pm, and Friday 9 am – 6:30 pm. May be asked to fill in on an occasional Saturday morning. While experience is not necessarily required a strong preference will be given to those with animal handling and restraint experience, an understanding of the strength and safety precautions necessary, and an understanding of veterinary hospitals and the duties and skills required to complete tasks.
Competitive salary based on ability and experience; health/vision/dental policies for FT after 90 days; PTO after 6 months; 401K after 1 year. Ideal candidate will be one looking for a long term commitment with a willingness to learn and adapt. We take good care of our patients and clients in a family atmosphere and are looking for others who want to do the same.
To be considered, please reply with resume or job history and letter detailing your abilities. Must be able to supply work (no personal) references.