The Pony Express Veterinary Hospital is hiring a Part-Time Veterinary Assistant!

Must have experience in a Veterinary Clinic or other animal-care related field. The flexibility to work both day and evening hours, as well as Saturday on a rotating schedule, is required. Candidates need to be able to lift 50 pounds and stand/walk for long hours.

Qualified candidates must be able to:

  • Administer medication, perform lab tests, restrain and handle patients during exams, x-rays, ultrasounds and other diagnostic procedures.
  • Perform clerical and administrative work, such as but not limited to; answering phones, scheduling appointments, complete chart notes, check patients in and out and some front desk duties.
  • Provide client education regarding nutrition, parasite control, vaccination protocols, spaying/neutering, and other topics.
  • Comfortably work with animals of varying temperaments.
  • Consistently provide clients with attentive, courteous and informative services.
  • Communicate with the veterinarians and all other staff members to maintain the flow of patients.  
  • Complete preparatory procedures that do not require veterinarian assistance, ensuring that clients and pets are comfortable in the hospital, and monitoring hospitalized or surgical pets.   
  • Obtain relevant information and history from clients and maintain proper and complete medical charts. 
  • Ensure the safety of pets, clients and associates by utilizing safe restraining techniques and following standard protocols,
  • Maintain clean, sterile and organized treatment areas, exam rooms and labs. 
  • Have a willingness to work with others, collaborating and compromising where necessary.
  • Perform tasks and duties without supervision as appropriate.

If this opportunity sounds like a great fit for you, please send your resume and cover letter via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Facebook applications or resumes will not be accepted.

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