Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
2 Year Degree
Bartels Busack Pet Hospital is an AAHA accredited small animal general practice looking to hire energetic, self-motivated, technically-competent individuals with great communication skills to fill RVT positions. We practice high quality medicine with an emphasis on client education and preventative care.
With the understanding that each pet is an important member of every family our goal is to provide the very best in veterinary services to our community. We work hard to maintain an excellent staff of doctors, technicians and receptionists. We are looking for new team members who have great people skills and can confidently draw blood, perform x-rays, restrain patients, place IV catheters and conduct anesthetic monitoring.
We are open 7 days a week. Candidates must be available to work some weekend shifts and evening hours.
Our benefits include, but are not limited to: health insurance, 401K, uniforms, paid vacation and veterinary discounts.
Education and Licensure Requirements
Associates degree from an accredited RVT programs.
RVT License Required
Customer Service background desirable but not required.
Typing skills required
Some computer knowledge required; comfortable with Microsoft office, keyboarding, and use of communication tools such as the internet, text and email.
Minimum of 18 years old
Genuinely enjoys working with animals and is able to deal with them even when they are stressed, ill or in pain.
Be able to handle all animals humanely, properly and with compassion including those that may be sick, injured or feral.
Can stay calm and efficient during a medical crisis.
Is well-spoken and approaches his/her job duties in a mature nature.
Is experienced in the teamwork approach and works well with all levels of hospital team members.
Has excellent client communication skills and always treats people and animals with respect.
Physical Effort: Work requires lifting and carrying animals (will be assisted by other staff members in lifting animals over 35 lbs). Walks or stands for extended periods or time; frequently works in a bent position.
Working conditions: May be exposed to unpleasant odors, noises and animal feces. May be exposed to bites, scratches and contagious diseases.
Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize.
Additional Salary Information: Rate of pay is based on experience and technical skills
About Bartels Busack Pet Hospital Resort & Spa
The doctors and staff at Bartels Busack Pet Hospital Resort & Spa are dedicated to the care and health of our guests. We have a team of 4 veterinarians and 37 health care providers who have over 46 years of experience in animal care.
We carefully screen the medical history, provide in-depth physical exams and correlate laboratory and diagnostic medical imaging (i.e. ultrasound and digital x-ray) on every patient to make sure they have the highest of medical care.
Our staff undergoes weekly continuing education on the care and safety of pets to provide the most modern health care of any facility.