Veterinary Technician Assistant (Surgery Department) - Heart of Texas

Veterinary Assistant Round Rock, TX


Position at Heart of Texas Specialty and Emergency Center

Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty Center is hiring a full-time Veterinary Technician Assistant to join their exceptional, skilled surgery team!

The ideal candidate:

  • Has 1 year of experience in the veterinary or medical surgical field
  • Works well with minimal supervision
  • Is self-motivated

Personal qualifications: 
A surgery technician assistant should exhibit the following qualities:  detail oriented, patient, good work ethic, compassionate, able to work long hours, passion for learning, fast learner, adaptive, handles change well, is calm under pressure, can multi-task, prioritizes, articulate, is able to lift 50 lbs. and is a team worker.

Primary responsibilities:  
Instrument care:
Cleaning, packing and sterilization of surgical instruments.  Cleanliness, organization and maintenance of O.R. and treatment areas and surgical equipment. 

Animal Handling
Restraint, and husbandry

Surgical Assistance
Examination assistance, procedural assistance, relaying information, procedural and surgical preparation, anticipation of surgeon’s needs

Why work at Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center?
At Heart of Texas we promote an emotionally intelligent work environment with a positive work/life balance.  Heart of Texas offers many specialty services including Oncology, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Cardiology, Acupuncture, Neurology, Radiology, Emergency and Critical Care.  This means extraordinary growth opportunities for our team members!

Our benefits package is on of the best and includes:  medical, vision and life insurance, 401K, scrub allowance, generous pet discount, CE assistance, PTO and referral bonus program.

If this sounds like you, apply today! We look forward to hearing from you!