- $16 to $22 Hourly
- Vision , Medical , Dental , Life Insurance
We're looking for a Veterinary assistant to add their passion, skills, and education to our team. We believe in hiring individuals with diverse perspectives, ideas and cultures who use their expertise in a way that benefits pets, clients, teams, and communities.
We are a small animal (canine and feline) veterinary hospital, looking to fill positions for a full time Registered Veterinary Technician. We are seeking candidates with previous veterinary experience. Candidates must be licensed, with a positive attitude, effective communication and ability to work well in a team. We provide surgical and wellness service for the general public.
The anticipated starting hourly rate for individuals expressing interest in this position is $16 to $22 per hour. Rate to be determined by the schedule, location, experience, skills, and abilities of the applicant.
In this role you will:
Deliver exceptional, compassionate nursing care to patients utilizing a variety of technical skills, including diagnostic sample collection, catheter placement, venipuncture, radiography, dental radiology.
Support veterinarians to ensure exceptional veterinary care during preventative, injury and illness visits
Advocate for patients, and educate clients
Assist with patient procedures and surgeries, including anesthetic induction and monitoring, pre and post operative patient care, surgical suite, instrument, and equipment care
Obtain health history from clients and ensure documentation is accurate and complete within the electronic medical record
Willingness to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members
Constantly advance your knowledge base and skill set
Skills and Qualifications:
1-year professional experience as a veterinary assistant preferred
Must possess excellent communication skills, the ability to problem solves and handle multiple tasks
Must have the ability to adjust to changes in the environment and able to handle stress in a calm manner
Must be a team player, have patience and maintain a positive attitude.
Must be detail oriented due to the high level of quality medicine.
Must be able to lift and restrain pets of at least 40 pounds, and work on feet most of the day.
Benefits and Perks: Subject to Employment Status
Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance options, all start first 60 days after hire
PTO and Paid Holidays
Veterinary HospitalModesto, CA
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