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Veterinary Assistant/Technician

Grafton Animal Hospital Yorktown, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

If you are an enthusiastic veterinary assistant or technician who loves working with animals and people, you may be a match for us. This position can provide you the opportunity to further your professional growth in our progressive practice. Grafton Animal Hospital is a well-established practice that treats not only cats and dogs, but also exotics and wildlife.

We are looking for an experienced veterinary assistant or technician to join our team here. Our ideal candidate will have 2 or more years experience assisting in exam rooms, along with performing venipuncture, radiology, patient monitoring, dental prophylaxis, and analyzing in-house lab work (i.e. cytologies.) Experience with exotics or wildlife is a plus.

In addition, you must have excellent communication skills both with clients and your teammates. A typical work day requires flexibility; continuous attention to detail; the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and being able to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands. We are looking for someone who has flexibility to work varying shifts during our work hours: Monday-Friday: 7:00AM-6:00 PM and Saturdays: 7:30 AM-1:00 PM.

We understand the special role pets play in every family and are dedicated partners in their care. We are looking for team members that share our compassionate and caring attitude. We offer competitive compensation, as well as health insurance, paid holidays, and paid vacation. If you are interested in the position, please submit your resume and a cover letter describing why you’d like to join our team.

Grafton Animal Hospital

Why Work Here?

Join a well-established practice that sees all kinds of animals. Grafton is celebrating its 25th year serving Yorktown pets!

Grafton Animal Hospital is an established full service, AAHA certified facility offering medical, surgical, and boarding services for dogs, cats, birds, and small exotics. In addition to treating family pets, we also work with the Newport News Park Service and the National Wildlife Service in providing medical care for sick and injured wildlife. Our success is founded upon our love of animals and respect for the human-animal bond. We are committed to providing the highest care available with an emphasis on client communication and client education. We provide modern, high quality care to all, realizing that this care must be tailored to the individual pet and owner.

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449 Grafton Drive, Yorktown, VA 23692
Yorktown, VA
USA

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