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Veterinary Assistant

Hidden Valley Animal Hospital
Raleigh, NC
  • Expired: December 08, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Love pets? Love people? This might be the place for you!

We are a full-service veterinary care facility for dogs and cats, dedicated to client service and patient care. We are in search of someone who shares our commitment, to join our team. If you are motivated, with great time-management skills, and are outgoing and detail oriented, you might be the right person! You’ll play an important role in bringing comfort to our furry patients and ensuring the smooth running of our facility. We’ll rely on you to assist the veterinarian in examinations and operations. Do you love animals? Then you’re halfway there. You need the ability to care for them properly – that’s one of the most important Vet Assistant job requirements. If you’re organized, quick on your feet and have the stomach to help with medical operations and euthanasia, we’d like to meet you.

Skills
Proven experience as a Veterinary Assistant or similar position working with animals
Current or former pet ownership is an advantage
Excellent communication skills with clients, doctors, and team members
Patient and caring personality
Computer skills and ability to manage medical records - knowledge of AviMark software is a plus but not required
Ability to follow instructions properly
Comfortable being around animals (cats and dogs)
Ability to meet the physical demands of the job (e.g. lift up to 40 lbs)
This is a full time position; shifts may vary, but the hours covered by the assistant team are 7:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday and 7:30 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday. (Candidate must be available to work at least two Saturdays per month.) Previous experience in an animal hospital or animal-centric environment strongly preferred; a love of animals is required. Part time positions are also available for interested candidates.

Full time benefits include:
Health insurance
Paid time off
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Life insurance
401(k) matching
Employee discount
Health savings account
Employee assistance program
Scholarship opportunities for Penn-Foster vet tech program
Competitive salary, with bonus potential

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $14.00 - $16.00 per hour

Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Employee discount
Health insurance
Health savings account
Life insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance
Schedule:
Monday to Friday
Weekend availability
COVID-19 considerations:
All clients in building must wear a facial covering, most pickup transactions are curbside, frequent sanitizing of surfaces, all rooms sanitized after each client visit.

Experience:
Veterinary experience: 1 year (Preferred)
Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: One location

Hidden Valley Animal Hospital

Address

Raleigh, NC
27612 USA

Industry

Animal

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