A Veterinary Technician is responsible for performing routine checkups and other medical procedures on animals to ensure their health and well-being. Their duties include communicating with pet owners to determine whether their pet experienced changes in activity or diet, client education, checking an animal’s weight, heartbeat and other vitals to record in patient files and assisting other veterinary personnel in taking blood samples or administering medications.
A Veterinary Assistant is there to aid the Veterinary Technician/Veterinarian with patient care and treatment as well as keeping up with hospital cleanliness.
Our receptionists provide customer service such as greeting customers, answering questions, processing incoming patients, and handling payments. Reception answers phone calls, which may involve answering questions and screening and scheduling appointments. They are also in charge of the cleanliness of the lobby and exam rooms.
FOR ALL POSITIONS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to bend, stand, stoop, walk, sit, talk, and listen; may be required to walk or stand for long periods of time; will use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel; will reach with hands and arms. The employee is often required to lift and carry materials weighing fifty pounds or more; handle dogs weighing up to 150 lbs.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to hazards associated with aggressive patients; hazards associated with infected animals and controlled substances; exposure to unpleasant odors and noises; exposure to bites, scratches, and animal wastes; possible exposure to contagious diseases.
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
Your hard-earned technical skills will be rewarded with a competitive starting pay dependent upon experience and skill level. Full-time employees of Royal Oaks also enjoy an excellent benefits package.
HOW TO APPLY
Email an up-to-date copy of your resume to [email protected] for immediate consideration. Openings in our team don’t happen very often. Don’t miss your chance to become part of the best veterinary team in the area; apply today!
Wellness & Vaccinations
Allergies & Dermatology
Nutrition & Weight Management
Monday – Friday 7:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday 7:30am – 1:00pm