Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant North Little Rock, Arkansas


Description

Position at After Hour Animal Hospital

After Hour Animal Hospital located in beautiful North Little Rock, Arkansas is hiring a Veterinary Technician Assistant to join our AMAZING team! 

Salary: Starting at $14 per hour

Weekends and Holiday Required

After Hour Animal Hospital is a very busy clinic with lots of scheduling options! Weekends are required- 4,8, & 12-hour shifts are all available. Competitive pay based on experience!  Experienced Technician Assistants are very much appreciated & Entry Level Technicians will be mentored. Put your knowledge & compassion into practice & help us save a Pet’s life! 

We offer an excellent & affordable benefits package which includes medical, dental, & vision, PTO, paid parental leave, 401K, employee pet discounts and more! We also offer many opportunities for growth and development!

Veterinary Assistant Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance packages
  • 401K Match
  • 80 Hours PTO per year
  • Pet discounts for up to five of your own pets at both THRIVE and any Pathway location (GP; ER; Specialty; Boarding; Grooming)
  • Continuing Education allowance for licensed technicians
  • Access to free continuing education and other learning opportunities
  • Embroidered scrubs
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Helping local rescues find a forever home with GetYourPet.org

Veterinary Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Perform venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration
  • Set up, position, and take digital radiographs
  • Collect, set up, and interpret in-house laboratory and cytology tests
  • Monitor anesthesia and assisting in surgical procedures
  • Performing dental prophylaxis
  • Client Education
  • Properly and safely restrain patients, reliably and with compassion to prepare for procedures performed by technicians and/or doctors.

Veterinary Assistant Qualifications:

  • 1 or more years of direct patient care experience
  • Team player and willingness to cross train in all areas of a general practice
  • Self-driven accountability for learning
  • Positive attitude
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Self-starter
  • Weekend availability

Visit https://afterhouranimalhospital.com/ for more information on our hospital!

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