Experienced Veterinary Assistant Job at A.C.E. Veterinary Hospital, Hopewell Junction, NY

eWJvU2thbTVaT3VwaVQybWtJMmlkbEVNQ0E9PQ==
  • A.C.E. Veterinary Hospital
  • Hopewell Junction, NY

Job Description



A.C.E. Veterinary Hospital is a three doctor, family style, companion animal practice with an immediate opening for a full time receptionist in Hopewell Junction, NY. Our brand new, innovative, state of the art full-service facility offers many services including preventative care, wellness care, surgery, and dental case management. Our mission is to emphasize preventative care, so our patients live longer and healthier lives. Doctors Brooke Wehrlin and Dr. Preston Kellner have been veterinarians in the area for 20 years and are committed to providing excellent and compassionate care to their clients. A.C.E. Veterinary Hospital prides itself on being an AAHA accredited hospital and on its client communication as well the friendly and caring environment for the clients and patients. Using exceptional technology and staffing experienced, dedicated veterinarians, and team members, we’re committed to keeping pets, and our surrounding community, healthy and thriving!

To learn more about us click here: 

Job Description



Job duties include, but are not limited to:

Pet restraint, triage incoming patients, collection and analysis of lab samples, diagnostic imaging, management and nursing care of medical and hospitalized cases with varying degrees of stability, administration of medications, effective communication of treatment plans with clients, surgical preparation and assistance, and anesthetic management.

Must be able to withstand unpleasant odors and noises. May be exposed to bites, scratches, animal waste and potentially contagious diseases.

Whether you’re looking to just be a master of your role or trying to grow into that next career move, you’ll have opportunities through a variety of virtual and hands on, interactive training and continuing development.

Qualifications



We’re looking for:

  • An experienced Veterinary Assistant with a minimum of 1-year experience preferred.
  • Compassionate, Calm, Team Player, Multi-Tasker and Strong Communicator
  • Must be able to properly restrain pets.
  • Proficient in sample collection, obtaining medical histories, processing laboratory tests and radiographs, and anesthesia monitoring are a bonus!
  • Self-starter with the desire to continue to advance your knowledge and skillset.

SPECIAL WORKING CONDITIONS
+ Ability to sit or stand and work at a computer for long periods of time.
+ Ability to be confident around animals (i.e., dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, etc. Candidate to confirm species treated with practice leadership for additional clarity.)
+ Client needs and work volume may occasionally require more than 40 hours per week to complete essential duties of this job. This position may require special working hours, including working weekends, evenings and/or holidays.
+ Must have mental capacity and processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics and language ability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform the duties proficiently.
+ The noise level in the work environment is moderately high. Ear plugs will be available upon request. 
+ Job requires sufficient ambulatory skills in order to perform required duties while working.
+ Ability to sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb as well as manipulate (lift, carry, move) up to 50 pounds.
+ Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm-hand-finger dexterity with the ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard and operate other equipment as required.
+ Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
+ Hospital teammates are routinely exposed to a variety of animals that may bite, kick or scratch, and on occasion, may be exposed to anesthesia, radiation, biological or zoonotic hazards and/or medication/controlled substances.

Additional Information



Pay range: $16-19 per hour depending on experience 

We offer our staff:

  • Comprehensive Benefits (health, dental, vision, liability, 401k & 401K matching program, life & supplemental insurance, HSA, & FSA) 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Time for ALL Employees 
  • Paid Bereavement Program 
  • Paid Parental Leave Program
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Continuing Education Allowance (applies to licensed/registered/certified roles)
  • Tuition Assistance Program 
  • Access to a CVA/CVT/CVPM Partnership through Penn Foster 
  • Career Development Opportunities 
  • Referral Bonus Program for most positions! 
  • Additional Benefits May Also Be Available (i.e. Personal Pet Discounts, Holiday Pay, Uniform Allowance, Bonuses etc) 
  • *Hiring eligibility may be contingent to a candidate authorizing and completing a satisfactory background check.

 

*Note – some benefits may only be available to or vary slightly for full time employment status vs part time status.

WE ARE A DRUG-FREE, SMOKE-FREE, EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Company Policy & Federal & State Laws Forbid Discrimination Because of Age, Color, Race, Religion, Sex, Disability, Sexual Orientation or National Origin

Job Tags

Hourly pay, Holiday work, Full time, Part time, Immediate start, Remote job, Afternoon shift,

Similar Jobs

Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Associate Director of Finance and Grant Administration | Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health Job at Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health

 ...CBAR Finance Team is seeking an Associate Director of Finance and Grants Administration....  ...requires a self-directed individual, who can work collaboratively with Principle...  ...Join the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health to support our mission of health research... 

Extant Healthcare

Trauma Surgeon Job at Extant Healthcare

 ...acute care hospital ~ Level II ACS & State Verified ~95% blunt trauma ~ Approximately 33,000 annual ED visits per year ~ Trauma...  ...Coverage only. No trauma ~24 hour call from home Trauma Surgeon Criteria: ~ Board Eligible / Certified General Surgery with... 

Donatos Pizza

Delivery Driver Job at Donatos Pizza

 ...Each Delivery Driver plays an essential role in ensuring our customers receive their order in a timely and friendly manner. Delivery Drivers may spend their shifts folding boxes, taking phone orders, assisting Restaurant Associates with back of house duties including... 

MyKelly

SMT Operator Job at MyKelly

 ...Kelly Professional & Industrial is actively seeking an experienced SMT Operator to join a prominent manufacturing facility in Melbourne, FL. Our comprehensive job offering includes: ~ Work Schedule: Monday Friday ~1st shift: 7:00 am to 3:30 pm ~2nd shift:... 

Synergy Sales Co

D2D Internet Sales Consultant (Uncapped Commission)- Findlay, OH Job at Synergy Sales Co

 ...Here at Synergy Sales Company we are growing rapidly alongside our partner, METRONET Synergy...  ...door-to-door solicitation, promoting our high-speed fiber internet, phone, & bolt-on ...  ...potential, as we offer performance-based commissions/rewards. If you are a results-driven,...