Veterinary Assistant – Clinic
Are you interested in veterinary medicine? Are you looking for hands on experience in a world renowned veterinary teaching hospital…and get paid at the same time?? Angell Animal Medical Center has a summer only entry level position in our Clinic Department.
The Clinic Veterinary Assistant works collaboratively with our staff to process admissions, discharges, appointments, and emergencies in an expeditious and customer focused manner. Other duties include retrieving and documenting medical record information
in the hospital computer system, restraint, and processing lab samples. Basic knowledge of veterinary clinical tests, procedures, protocols, medical terminology, animal handling and math skills are preferred.
We are looking for applicants with excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing. Applicants should be detail oriented and able to work in a fast paced environment. This is an excellent opportunity to add real skills to your resume!
Animal handling experience preferred, but not required
Proficient use of basic veterinary clinic equipment and use of PC
Able to stoop, bend, kneel and stand for prolonged periods of time
Able to lift 50 lbs.