Hillside Pet Clinic is searching for a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our staff. We are an AAHA accredited, six doctor, small animal practice. Here at Hillside, our Licensed Veterinary Technicians are responsible for the Fear Free care and treatment of dogs, cats, avian, reptiles and other exotic patients. The ideal candidate will be proficient in all areas of anesthesia, surgical assisting, IV catheter placement, lab specimen collection and processing, radiology, dental prophylaxis, general patient care and client education. We see a large amount of dental and exotic referral cases, so a special interest in one or both areas is a plus.
This position requires a self-motivated, highly organized individual with strong communication skills. The ideal candidate must demonstrate a desire to learn and the ability to work as an integral member of a team in a fast paced environment. Friendliness, eagerness to help and a strong sense of compassion for patient care is crucial for success in this position. Physical requirements may include being able to lift and carry up to 40 pounds.
We are open Monday - Friday, 7:30am-6pm and Saturdays 8am-3pm. We have a full time position available, either 4x10 hour or 5x8 hour days are an option, with rotating Saturdays. We offer a competitive hourly wage and great benefits for full time employees including: health insurance, paid vacation, holidays, CE, licensing and membership dues, 401k, uniform allowance and generous pet discounts. The screening process requires a basic background check and drug screening.
No phone calls please.
Please reply with cover letter and resume.
Only Licensed Veterinary Technicians need apply.
Additional Salary Information: We offer full-time employees health insurance, paid vacation, paid holidays, CE, licensing and membership dues, 401K, uniform allowance and generous pet discounts.
About Hillside Pet Clinic
We are a six doctor AAHA accredited practice and have been a well-respected member of the Anchorage community since 1984. Our practice is companion small animal and we see a large number of referral cases for dentistry and exotic animals.