Ethos Veterinary Health Veterinary Assistant - Surgery in Woburn, Massachusetts

Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, located in Woburn, MA, is looking for a full-time Veterinary Technician Assistant for our Surgery department.

About Us: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital's mission is to advance the veterinary profession through our leadership in medicine, education, business, and promotion of the human-animal bond. We strive to bring together caring, warm and intelligent people who love to serve and help and are among the best in their field.Â

About the Job:Â As a Veterinary Assistant, you will be responsible for:

  • Animal restraint

  • Patient care

  • Animal husbandry

  • Record keeping

Shifts: Daytime, Four days a week/9 hours per week - Wednesday to Saturday; 7a-4p or 9a-7p Â

About you:Â Candidates with 1+ year(s) of experience in veterinary medicine preferred, but not required.

  • Candidates must be able to perform basic animal restraint and hold basic knowledge of proper hygiene care and handling between patients.

  • The right candidate will have a strong desire to work in a busy team environment and a commitment to developing long-term working relationships with colleagues, clients and the community. Â

  • Candidates must have excellent communication and organizational skills. This caring professional will ensure a positive and friendly environment at all times.

  • Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal skills and be able to develop and maintain positive working relationships with others.

  • Support the team to reach common goals, and listen and respond appropriately to the concerns of clients and other employees.

Benefits of Working at Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital: Compensation is based on experience and skill level. Full-time benefits include health with an optional 100% employer paid plan, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), Employee Assistance Program, paid time off, uniforms, and a generous CE allowance.