Veterinary Assistant

Jan 28, 2019

Veterinary assistants are a critical resource here at AESC, and we’re continually seeking well-qualified candidates to join our team! This position includes evenings, overnights, weekends and rotating holidays.

Duties include (but are not limited to):
  • Stocking hospital supplies
  • Animal restraint
  • Cleaning areas of hospital (vacuuming, mopping, sweeping, wiping down)
  • Assisting technicians with blood draws, treatments and radiology
  • Preparing prescriptions under supervision
  • Cleaning patient cages and litter boxes
  • Restraining for ultrasounds
  • Washing dishes
  • Laundry

Education Required: High-school diploma or equivalent required, graduate of a veterinary assistant education program preferred

Experience: Previous veterinary experience preferred, but not required for the right candidate

Lifting: Routine lifting of up to 20 pounds, with occasional lifting up to 50 pounds

Status: Full-time, benefit eligible after introductory period.

Pay rate: Competitive $DOE (depending on experience) per hour