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Veterinary Assistant

Jeronimo Pet Clinic Mission Viejo, CA
  • Expired: 16 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are seeking an organized, compassionate, and service-oriented registered veterinary technician to join our team and provide assistance to our facility’s veterinarians. In this role, you will work directly with our animal patients, their owners, and our veterinary staff.

Veterinary Assistant Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Bring animals back to the exam room and perform an initial evaluation of their health
  • Handle basic care duties, including cleaning and dressing wounds, administering medication, collecting samples, and checking vitals
  • Assist with diagnostic imaging and lab work, including blood tests and analysis of urine samples
  • Provide assistance to the veterinarian during surgeries and other procedures by sterilizing tools, stocking the exam and operating rooms, and confirming that equipment is all working properly
  • Care for animals by feeding and watering, cleaning rooms and cages, and watching for signs of health problems
  • Communicate with owners and families to inform and educate them about animal conditions and proper care
  • Update patient files, review care plans, and handle other administrative duties as necessary

Veterinary Assistant Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Clinical skills and an understanding of animal behavior and healthcare
  • Passion for working with animals and their owners
  • Interpersonal communication skills to communicate with owners and other veterinary staff
  • Ability to prioritize and manage numerous different patient needs at one time
  • Attention to detail in order to maintain accurate patient records
  • Willingness to take direction
  • Experience preferred
  • Physical ability to restrain larger pets when necessary

For more information please call - Kaitlyn @ 949-275-3707 or email at jpc.ad@yahoo.com.

Jeronimo Pet Clinic

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Address

25571 Jeronimo Rd, Suite 12, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Mission Viejo, CA
USA