Exciting opportunity at a busy small animal practice in west central Indiana!
Battle Ground Veterinary Clinic, P.C. is looking to hire a full-time veterinary assistant AND a full-time registered veterinary technician. This post is for two vacancies at our clinic. Join our team and help dogs, cats and the humans who care for them! We are looking for two or more reliable, highly motivated and compassionate individuals to join our staff. We are a full-service, AAHA-accredited small animal hospital located in a beautiful country setting adjacent to Prophetstown State Park with easy access to Lafayette, West Lafayette and the Purdue Campus.
We have an awesome client base and a close-knit, family-like workplace. The clinic is privately owned and provides excellent wellness, medical and surgical services to small animals in addition to some unique offerings such as acupuncture, chiropractic care, rehabilitation and advanced orthopedic surgeries. We strive to be the best in our area and need additional team members to help us provide superior care to the clients and patients we serve.
Full-time hours are available with limited weekend duties and paid time off after 90 days.
Veterinary Assistant Job Duties Include: -Checking in of appointments and obtaining medical history and patient vitals -Drawing up vaccines, trimming nails, restraining dogs and cats -Care of dogs and cats boarding at our facility -Cleaning, mopping, laundry -More advanced duties can be performed depending on experience level; many of our assistants perform venipuncture, assist with anesthesia monitoring and provide client education
Pay is negotiable but starting range is $10-14/hour
Veterinary Technician Job Duties Include: -Above duties listed under Veterinary Assistant PLUS -Obtaining samples for laboratory testing -Induction, intubation and maintenance of anesthesia -IV, urinary catheter placement -Obtaining dental and survey radiographs -Client education including surgery/hospitalization discharges -Preparation of estimates for services, input of charges -Performance of complete dental scale and polish -More advanced duties can be taken on depending on experience and aptitude including inventory management, staff scheduling and maintenance of AAHA training.
Pay is negotiable but starting range is $16-26/hour
Check out our website to learn more about us: www.battlegroundveterinaryclinic.com or Like Us on Facebook - Battle Ground Veterinary Clinic, P.C.
Must be comfortable using computers, learning medical record software and have a professional appearance and demeanor. There is a physical component to this job and applicants must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and remain on their feet all day.
Previous experience in the veterinary field preferred but not required.
About Battle Ground Veterinary Clinic
Battle Ground Veterinary Clinic is a privately owned, 2-doctor practice offering routine traditional wellness services in addition to advanced orthopedic procedures, chiropractic care, rehabilitation and acupuncture. We are a full service, AAHA-accredited small animal hospital serving the Greater Lafayette Area in West Central Indiana.