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Veterinary Assistant

Liverpool Animal Health Center Liverpool, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

We are a progressive small animal practice seeking a motivated, dedicated, hard-working, experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team; We pride ourselves in offering a welcoming environment for our staff to enable the highest standard of care for our patients. We offer competitive benefits and are continuing to grow as a hospital.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to maintain an independent work pace
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others
  • Basic Medical Terminology
  • Ability to handle and restrain cats,dogs, and exotics
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to stand, walk, crouch repeatedly and can lift and carry up to 50lbs
  • Ability to be on your feet for 8 hours or more per day
  • Scheduling flexibility including; nights, weekends, and holidays

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist Veterinary Technician with patient treatments
  • Assist doctors with exam room appointments
  • Educate clients on preventative medicine and products
  • Assist Veterinary Technician with technician appointment including radiographs and restraint
  • Recover Surgical Patients
  • Prepare specimens for outside laboratory
  • Clean and Pack Surgical Kits
  • Report any observed patient medical problems to proper staff
  • Report any observed patient behavioral problems to proper staff
  • Provide a clean, sanitary, and comfortable environment to each animal in our care
  • Clean and stock hospital areas as directed
  • Clean, sweep, mop and stock surgery suite, treatment area and exam rooms
  • Perform job functions with attention to detail, speed, and accuracy
  • Other various tasks as assigned by supervisor
  • At all times, be an upstanding example of animal care and compassion

Liverpool Animal Health Center

Liverpool Animal Health Center strives to exceed clients’ expectations by maintaining a state-of-the-art medical and surgical facility, employing a highly skilled and committed veterinary staff, and educating our clients about the benefits and responsibilities of pet ownership through preventative health care. We are a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Liverpool, NY. As an accredited hospital with both AAHA and NYSVMS, our professional and courteous health care team seeks to provide the best possible care for our highly-valued patients and their owners. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Liverpool Animal Health Center is dedicated to enhancing the bond between people and their pets through compassionate, professional care.

Address

8205 Oswego Road Liverpool, NY 13090
Liverpool, NY
USA

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