• Animal/Facility Care Attendant Job Description

    Animal/Facility Care Attendant Job Description

    Primarily, this staff member is responsible to assist in theproper care of boarded animals, including feeding, bathing, record keeping andthe cleanliness of cages, runs, rooms and landscaping. Work requires liftingand carrying animals and food bags of approximately 60 lbs. Additionally staffmembers are required to walk or stand for extended periods of time andfrequently work in a bent position.

  • Receptionist

    Receptionist

    Receptionists are the customer-relations experts in a veterinary practice. They are the clients’ first impression of the practice, on the phone or in person. Receptionists must possess strong organizational skills, excellent telephone and in-person communication skills, and the ability to remain calm under pressure. Receptionists must have compassion for animals and their owners and understand the stress that patients and clients endure.

  • Veterinary Technician

    Veterinary Technician

    Veterinary technicians must be Certified or have 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. They must be able to successfully restrain animals, complete clinical laboratory tests, use multiple radiology techniques, administer and monitor animals under anesthesia, assist in surgery, and perform dental procedures.

  • Veterinary/Front Desk Assistant

    Veterinary/Front Desk Assistant

    The responsibilities of Veterinary/Front Desk Assistants will be to assist receptionists and certified veterinary technicians. Assistants support receptionists by answering phone calls, admitting patients, setting up appointments and receiving payments. They support technicians by checking in patients, positioning patients for and process radiographs, providing nursing and comfort care, and assist with diagnostic and therapeutic care

    Assistants must build positive, professional relationships with clients and staff members. Assistants must pursue significant on-the-job training.