Veterinary Assistant/Technician

Bracken Ridge Veterinary Medical Doctor, Inc.

We are seeking an organized, compassionate, and service-oriented veterinarian technician to join our team. In this role, you will work with our animal patients, their owners, and our veterinary staff.

Duties and Responsibilities

-Bring animals back to exam room and perform initial evaluation of their health
-Handle basic care duties, including cleaning and dressing wounds, administering medication, collecting samples, and checking vitals
-Assist with diagnostic imaging and lab work, including blood tests and analysis of urine and fecal samples
-Provide assistance to the veterinarian during surgeries and other procedures by sterilizing tools, stocking the exam and operating rooms, and confirming that equipment is working properly
-Care for animals by feeding and watering, cleaning rooms and cages, and watching for signs of health problems
-Assist with patient intake and discharge duties
-Communicate with owners and families to inform and educate them about animal conditions and proper care
-Update electronic patient files, review care plans, and handle other administrative duties as necessary
-Assist with scheduling

Requirements and Qualifications

-Passion for working with animals and their owners
-Interpersonal communication skills to communicate with owners and other veterinary staff
-Ability to prioritize and manage numerous different patient needs at one time
-Attention to detail in order to maintain accurate patient records
-Willingness to take direct action
-Physical ability to restrain larger pets when necessary
-Licensed or Certified is preferred but not required

To apply for a career with Bracken Ridge Veterinary Medical Doctor, Inc., please submit credentials via email to: [email protected] or mailed to 5139 Business 220, Bedford, PA 15522, or dropped off in person. No phone calls, please.

To apply for this job email your details to brackenridgevet@gmail.com