Dutchtown Animal Hospital in Prairieville, Louisiana is now hiring an experienced veterinary technician/assistant. Certification is appreciated but not required. Must have a minimum of one year experience within a veterinary facility in the capacity of a veterinary technician or assistant.
Duties may include but are not limited to: venipuncture, monitoring and recovering surgical patients, dispensing medications, proper restraint of animals, lifting up to 50 pounds at a time, cleaning, educating clients on care and medications, preparing samples for the laboratory, vaccinating animals, assisting in other departments of the hospital.
Applicant must be willing to stand for extended periods of time, enjoy working with the public, have a great smile, and have a good work history of promptness and attendance. Evening and Saturday hours will be required. Pay will be commensurate with experience.