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Veterinary Assistant
Oyster Bay Animal Hospital Oyster Bay, NY

Veterinary Assistant

Oyster Bay Animal Hospital
Oyster Bay, NY
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Join our amazing team as our newest Veterinary Assistant.

Our focus is on being a place of comfort for our clients and pets, in sickness and in health. You will have an open door for growth opportunities ranging from becoming a veterinary technician, specialty medicine, and future management positions!

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:
  • Caring for our Boarding animals
  • Cleaning, laundry and basic clinic up keep
  • Patient handling and restraint
  • Medication administration & filling prescriptions
  • Assisting our Technicians and our Veterinarian as needed
  • Tackling projects as assigned (with a smile, as always!)

Skills Knowledge and Expertise
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Preferred have at least 1 year of veterinary medicine experience 
  • Must be a bright, friendly, and effective communicator in order to communicate with clients, visitors, veterinarians, and other hospital staff. (It’s okay if you talk to animals, too!)
  • Must be able to sit, stand, walk, and move freely for extended periods of time 
  • Must be able to lift 50 squirming pounds
  • Must be able to work in a veterinary environment with exposure to infection or contagious diseases

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee discounts
  • Flexible schedules
  • 401K with company match
  • Career development and training


Oyster Bay Animal Hospital

Oyster Bay, NY



Posted date

Over a month ago

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