We are seeking a motivated, friendly person to fulfill the position of kennel assistant with concurrent veterinary assistant duties. This is an excellent entry level position for those interested in animal care. Most of the position involves caring for the lodging pets, but a portion will also include assisting with the medical aspects of the hospital as well. An emphasis is placed on team work and the successful candidate will receive training in many aspects of a veterinary hospital.
The successful candidate will be expected to offer excellent care and attention to detail with each boarding pet. In addition, a portion of the job will include cleaning and maintaining the kennel and associated areas. Perks of the job include a fun, easy to work in environment, ongoing training and education and other generous benefits for the right candidate.
This position will be great for those looking to pursue a career in veterinary medicine as the successful candidate will be trained in all aspects of the hospital including kennel, veterinary assistance and client care/ reception.
Walking dogs outside
Feeding and caring for dogs, cats and occasional exotic mammals
Cleaning kennel areas
Assisting veterinarians with all aspects of veterinary care
Providing excellent client and patient care
Additional Salary Information: Competitive based on experience
About Animal Amour Veterinary Hospital and Pet Lodge
Animal Amour Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital with boarding. A new owner has recently purchased the hospital which has been in the current location for over 20 years. Currently, digital radiographs and ultrasound are being added to the already high level of equipment, which includes a CO2 surgical laser and therapeutic cold laser.
A strong emphasis is placed on a fun, fri...endly work environment. We work together as a team and each staff member has influence on the direction of the hospital.