Salary is based on experience. Must be certified to be considered.
2 Year Degree
2 openings available.
We are seeking a full-time Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team! Hudson Road Animal Hospital is an exclusive small animal practice nestled in the suburbs of the Twin Cities. We are an AAHA certified practice with 60 years in the community.
Our ideal team member is self-motivated, responsible and reliable. Experience in preventative care, radiology, laboratory, surgery and dentistry, client education, animal handling, and humane restraint techniques. Our team members demonstrate a strong work ethic and possess the ability to work with animals of all behaviors and temperaments, keeping safety top of mind.
Veterinary technicians are essential in maintaining the human animal bond. Veterinary technicians possess a broad knowledge of animal science, medicine, and husbandry, including a basic knowledge of pharmacology and sufficient mathematical skills to ensure the administration of accurate drug and fluid doses. Veterinary technicians must also have a compassion for animals and their owners and understand the stress that patients and clients endure. Team members should expect nearly all of their workday to be on their feet and working directly with clients and animals.
SIGNING BONUS: Upon hire, $500 bonus to be paid when six (6) months of employment has been reached.
Shifts are Monday through Thursdays, rotating Fridays and Saturdays weekly. Two Saturdays per months required. No evenings!
32-40 hours per week.
Required traits: Self-motivated, responsible, reliable, team player. Fits well into our team culture and matches our core values. Experienced in preventative care, radiology, laboratory, surgical/dental processes, client education, animal handling and humane restraint technique, able to work in group setting and independently. Demonstrate strong work ethic, flexibility of shift, ability to work with animals of all behaviors and temperaments safely, utilizing fear free techniques decreasing fear, anxiety and stress in all pets.
Hudson Road Animal Hospital is a progressive medical facility, providing compassionate, state of the art veterinary care to all pets. We treat our client's pets as if they were our own.We offer wellness care, preventative medicine, surgical services, dental care, ultrasound, geriatric care, nutritional counseling, acupuncture therapy, professional pet grooming and boarding services. We are involved in the Woodbury Community, partnering with other small business for the benefit of Woodbury.We strive to give our employees a pleasant place to work, opportunities for growth and development.