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Vet Assistant Experienced 30-35 hrs per week- Great Exotics practice!

Ridge Lake Animal Hospital Woodbridge, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Part-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

VETERINARY ASSISTANT 30-35 hours per week

Part Time position for an energetic team player to provide excellent patient care and amazing customer service to our clientele. Are you flexible with your hours? Do you enjoy talking to people about their pets? Do you enjoy a fun, team atmosphere? Bring your skills to become a valuable member of our growing team!

Benefits and Perks

  • great team atmosphere
  • free lunch with staff meetings
  • continuing education
  • uniform allowance
  • work with exotic patients as well as dogs and cats
  • health, vision, dental, life insurance depending on hours
  • 401k with 3% matching
  • bonus potential

Job Duties

  • Assist doctors in exam room by obtaining history, taking vitals, and more
  • Provide client education
  • Proper restraint of pets to assist the technicians and doctors in exams, administering treatments, and surgical preparation
  • Veterinary assistants are responsible for the general cleanliness and organization of the hospital. They work collaboratively with the practice manager to proactively identify areas of improvement (storage, cleanliness, operational improvements)
  • Ensure that all items on the Assistant/Kennel checklist are being completed as scheduled
  • Enter charges and notes in Avimark
  • Maintain hospital equipment
  • Ensure that all areas of the hospital are neat and clean at all times (inside and outside)
  • Be willing and able to assist on all duties requested
  • Set up and break down surgery and dental suite
  • Perform in house lab testing, prepare referral lab specimens
  • General housekeeping/cleaning

Ridge Lake Animal Hospital

Why Work Here?

Come utilize your skills to provide excellent patient care and work with an amazing team!

Ridge Lake Animal Hospital officially opened its doors in February of 1982. A few years later, in 1984, we became accredited by the prestigious American Animal Hospital Association. Over the years, we have worked hard to assemble a team of highly skilled, compassionate veterinary professionals, including doctors, veterinary technicians, assistants and a top-notch support staff. All of us share the same goal of providing the highest quality veterinary care, personal attention and exceptional service to each and every patient and client that we serve. Our Mission is to recognize the value of the bond you have with your pet and your desire to keep him or her healthy and happy.

Address

1400 Old Bridge Road Woodbridge VA 22192
Woodbridge, VA
USA

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