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Part-Time Veterinary Assistant

Company: American Veterinary Group
Location: Gainesville
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Job Description:

UrgentVet bridges the gap between daytime general practice and emergency/overnight care, offering after-hours care for canine and feline patients without the additional expense of emergency clinic fees. Our 2-doctor practices offer care for common urgent cases, including wound management, ear infections, vomiting/diarrhea, and euthanasia, and each of our paperless clinics is specially designed to deliver efficient care and equipped with cloud-based EMR, digital x-ray, and a full suite of IDEXX in-house lab equipment.

Our hospital is seeking a Part-Time Veterinary Assistant to help provide outstanding patient care and client service in a fast-paced, multi-doctor animal hospital.

The Veterinary Assistant is responsible for assisting Veterinarians in the care of animals. The Assistant helps during initial examinations by restraining animals when necessary, stocking examination and surgery rooms with supplies, sterilizing tools and ensuring that equipment is in working order. Veterinary Assistants also communicate with clients (pet owners) and update patient files.

Applicants must demonstrate professionalism, dependability, healthy and positive communication skills, and the ability to multi-task. Our next team member will be an energetic people-and-pet person with excellent work ethic and social and organizational skills. Must be willing to work flexible hours and some Saturdays.

Ideal Candidate:

* Will have an upbeat, friendly, and professional attitude
* Be compassionate/caring
* Can work individually, as well as on a team
* Excellent communication skills, a sense of urgency, and working harmoniously with teammates is required
* Prior experience preferred


* Discounted Veterinary Care
* 401k Options
* Opportunity to make an impact in your community while tackling a challenging, variety of tasks and the ability to help animals among a great team of people!


* Prior Customer Service Experience
* Must be able to lift 40 lbs.

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Keywords: American Veterinary Group, Gainesville , Part-Time Veterinary Assistant, Healthcare , Gainesville, Florida

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