Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant Englewood, Colorado


Description

Position at Hampden Family Pet Hospital

Hampden Family Pet Hospital in Englewood, CO is looking for a Full-Time Veterinary Assistant to join our team!

Generous Sign On Bonus Offered!

Hampden Family Pet Hospital invests heavily in our employees' long-term growth and happiness and strive to provide a positive work environment and work/life balance. At Hampden Family Pet Hospital we pride ourselves in providing the best benefits package in the industry which includes health, life, vision, dental, PTO, paid holidays, uniform allowance, CE allowance, 401(k), paid parental leave, quarterly bonus program, impressive pet benefits, and much more! 

Job Overview: 
The Veterinary Assistant role is an integral part of our hospital. The Veterinary Assistant works closely with the receptionists, technicians, and veterinarians to keep all appointments on schedule. 


Role and Responsibilities

  • Assist Doctors with exams as needed, including taking histories and performing diagnostics
  • Maintenance and cleaning of rooms as needed
  • Maintenance and cleaning of office and kennels
  • Animal restraint
  • performing tech appointments: vaccine updates, nail trims, etc.
  • Filling medications for patients
  • Handling/Packing of sterile surgical instruments
  • Client communications including reviewing medication and go home instructions


Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience in a boarding facility or animal shelter is a plus.
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Detail oriented
  • Quick learner
  • Self-motivated
  • Team player
Wage: $15-17.00 per hour

We are an AAHA accredited state of the art facility and would love you to join the team!!

Visit our website for more information about our Hospital: www.hampdenfph.com

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