Seeking full-time or part-time veterinary assistant or technician for less than 1 year old Texas small animal practice (dog and cat only). There is potential for equine patients in the future. Our focus is preventative care.
We are a modern facility and paperless practice; we utilize a cloud-based software program. We have a full in house laboratory for diagnostic testing. We utilize digital full-body and dental radiography equipment.
We are situated in a rural but growing community located approximately 20 minutes south of Dallas with close freeway access. Our clientele is hungry for education and the compliance rate is growing daily.
Responsibilities may include: greeting and escorting clients and patients into exam room, data entry of new clientele, acquiring patient history and temperature and entering into medical record, assisting Doctor in examination room with restraint/ data entry/ treatment of hospitalized & surgery patients, surgical and post-operative anesthetic and vital monitoring, providing client education on heartworm/flea/intestinal parasite prevention and testing, filling of prescriptions, assisting in answering of phones and calling of clients as needed, keeping exam/treatment areas/ surgery room clean including kennels and floors. If technical ability present, responsibilities will include IV catheter placement, blood draws, and administering treatments as directed by veterinarian. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. and use stepstools and gurney as needed.
Must be available Tuesday through Friday 8AM-6PM and Saturday 8AM-12PM. No late evenings, Sundays, or holidays required. We do not offer kennel or boarding services. One year paid vacation after 12 months.
Additional Salary Information: Salary dependent on experience.