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Veterinary Assistant

Charleston Veterinary Referral Center Charleston, SC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $10 to $12 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental

Charleston Veterinary Referral Center (CVRC) has immediate openings for veterinary assistants for daytime/evening/overnight shifts (full time and part time available). This is an entry level position in the field of veterinary medicine, and no prior experience is required, only a love of animals and desire to offer excellent pet owner and patient care in a team based environment.

We are seeking motivated, intelligent, mature individuals who have strong communication skills and the ability to participate as key team members in delivering excellent medical care and client service.

Position Description:
Providing compassionate care to sick and injured pets
Restraint of patients for exams and procedures
Assisting doctors and veterinary technicians in performing medical procedures (including obtaining x-rays, running laboratory machines, taking patient vital signs, etc.)
General husbandry of patients (feeding/watering/walking/changing bedding)
General hospital upkeep and stocking
For evening/overnight positions, client care responsibilities including accepting payments, completing paperwork and answering phone calls are also required.

Requirements:

Strong work ethic
Love of animals
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to work as a member of a team
Have own transportation
Strong communication skills

We offer competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance, pet insurance, paid vacation, 401k, continuing education opportunities, and uniform allowance.

Charleston Veterinary Referral Center

Why Work Here?

Great team! Staff & Management committed to excellent patient care and customer service. Departments work collaboratively.

CVRC is a 24 hour emergency referral center located in West Ashley 10-15 minutes from downtown Charleston. We are a 16,000 square foot state of the art facility with a full in house lab, CT, MRI, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, cath lab, in house blood bank, and a dedicated intensive care unit and DEDICATED REHAB SPACE. CVRC has highly skilled specialists in the disciplines of Internal Medicine, Surgery, Neurology/Neurosurgery, Cardiology, Oncology, Rehabilitation, Theriogenology, and Critical Care. Additionally, we have an amazing staff of full time emergency doctors and veterinary technicians. We are the ONLY VECCS Level 1 certified facility in South Carolina. Please visit our website at www.charlestonvrc.com for more information about the hospital and staff.

Address

3484 Shelby Ray Ct., Charleston, SC, 29414
Charleston, SC
USA

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