VCA Antech, Inc. Technician Assistant in Northboro, Massachusetts

VCA Northboro Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced, P/T or F/T Veterinary Technician Assistant to join our well-established, AAHA-accredited, 9-doctor practice in Northboro, Massachusetts.

We are looking for a devoted team player who can support our Doctors and Technician team in the various day to day functions of a busy animal hospital. The successful candidate will share our passion for high-quality patient care and have the desire and willingness to learn. You will sharpen your skills –even learn some new techniques – and explore career options that only VCA can offer! These include continuing education, transfer, specialization, and leadership opportunities. We are willing to train an eager candidate with the right attitude!

Responsibilities

  • Client communication (in person, in writing and/or by phone).

  • Feeding and providing general care to dogs and cats.

  • Restraint and handling of dogs and cats.

  • Assist in routine procedures and surgical procedures.

  • Cleaning and maintaining hospital premises.

  • Cleaning hospital instruments and equipment.

  • Restocking of supplies.

  • Setting up supplies for various procedures.

  • Assisting doctors and technicians as necessary.

  • Processing laboratory work.

  • Filling medications.

  • Compassionate care for our hospitalized patients.

  • The ability to lift up to 40 lbs. and be exposed to hazards associated with pets such as allergies, contagious diseases, noises, odors, bites, scratches, and animal waste.

Benefits

We offer competitive compensation, a generous shift differential, along with a comprehensive benefits package, including, medical/dental/vision and paid vacation (for F/T employees only), 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts and more!

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