We are seeking full-time veterinary assistants and veterinary technicians

At Family Pet Hospital, we are seeking full-time Veterinary Assistants and Veterinary Technicians to support our veterinarians and care for animals. As a member of our team, you will play a vital role in comforting our patients and keeping our facility operating smoothly.
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Career Opportunities

Be part of our team!

As a Veterinary Assistant/Veterinary Technician, one of your most important responsibilities will be ensuring that all areas are kept clean and sanitary for both animals and humans. You’ll also assist the Veterinarian during exams and operations. This position is ideal for anyone who is organized, punctual, quick on their feet, and passionate about animal care. If this sounds like you and you have at least one year of experience as a Veterinary Assistant/Veterinary Technician, we’d love to meet you!

Positions Details

Responsibilities:

Ability to work weekends is a must!
Processing routine lab work, including fecal tests, ear swabs, etc.
Cleaning kennels and bathing animals as needed
Cleaning examination rooms and tables and sanitizing equipment
Restraining pets during vaccinations or examinations
Soothing frighted, stressed, or upset patients
Administering medications as prescribed by the Veterinarian (mixing with food, etc.)
Observing animals’ health conditions and behavior and reporting to the Veterinarian
Handling administrative duties, including calling patients into the examination room, scheduling appointments, etc.
Keeping accurate logs and records
Explaining issues (lack of appointments, insurance problems, etc.) and reassuring clients that their beloved pets are being cared for
Providing healthcare and nutrition advice to pet owners

Requirements and Skills

We prefer candidates who have full-time availability

Caring, patient personality
Weekend shifts are mandatory
Exceptional communication skills
One-year experience as a Veterinary Technician/Assistant or in a similar role working with animals
Comfortable around animals, including dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, etc.
Knowledge of EVet software is a plus
Available to work in emergencies on occasion
Ability to listen to and follow instructions correctly
Ability to record and maintain accurate medical notes
Physically able to meet the job's demands (lifting up to 40 pounds, working on your feet, etc.)
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Pay

$13.00 - $17.00 per hour

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We’d Love to Have You

Career Opportunities in Woodstock

If you are looking for a veterinary career in Woodstock, we’d love to have you on our team at Family Pet Hospital!
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Family Pet Hospital provides loving, high-quality veterinary care for dogs and cats in Woodstock.

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Hours

Monday to Sunday:
8:00am - 6:00pm