We are seeking a highly motivated and compassionate Veterinary Assistant to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for animal care and a desire to work in a fast-paced environment. If you are looking for a rewarding career in veterinary medicine, we encourage you to apply.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist veterinarians with examinations, surgeries, and other medical procedures
  • Administer medications and treatments as directed by the veterinarian
  • Perform laboratory tests and analyze results
  • Maintain accurate medical records and patient files
  • Provide compassionate care and support to patients and their owners
  • Clean and maintain equipment and facilities
  • Assist with inventory management and ordering supplies

Job Brief:

As a Veterinary Assistant, you will play a critical role in providing high-quality care to our patients. You will work closely with our veterinarians and other team members to ensure that our patients receive the best possible care. This is a fast-paced and rewarding role that requires a strong work ethic and a passion for animal care.

Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Assist with patient intake and discharge
  • Prepare patients for examinations and procedures
  • Monitor patients during and after procedures
  • Clean and sterilize equipment and facilities
  • Assist with radiology and ultrasound procedures
  • Provide support to veterinarians and other team members as needed

Requirements and Skills:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a veterinary setting preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Flexibility to work weekends and holidays as needed

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

This is a full-time position with flexible scheduling. Some weekend and holiday work may be required.

A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Previous experience in a veterinary setting is preferred.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Review and Approval:

This job description has been reviewed and approved by our HR representative.