Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant

Packerland Veterinary Center | Green Bay, WI, 54311, US
Salary Range:$22,000 – $29,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 12 days ago

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Description

Packerland is a leader in pet healthcare in the Green Bay area, offering personalized and state of the art care for dogs, cats, and exotic pets. We are committed to creating a relationship with families to help them provide the best care for their pets, from routine wellness plans to senior pet care and everything in between.

Not only does Packerland offer the best care in the Green Bay area, we also accept referrals from other veterinarians. Whether it is utilizing the underwater treadmill for physical therapy, the need for advanced diagnostics or orthopedic services, Packerland is at the forefront of advancements in veterinary medicine in the state of Wisconsin.

Veterinary Assistants will work directly with our veterinary team to provide care for our patients. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) patient restraint for exams and treatments, basic instrument care, cleaning, and assisting with surgical prep, ultrasound, radiographs, and in-house labwork prep. Assistants support our Veterinarians by taking histories, setting up prescription medications, charting, providing client education, monitoring anesthesia and scrubbing into surgical procedures. They also monitor and provide treatments for ICU patients and patients recovering from surgical procedures.

We are looking for applicants prepared for a long-term commitment. Applicants should have a good work ethic and must be comfortable working in a fast paced environment with a variety of animals.

This position requires availability full time Monday through Friday from 7:45am to 6pm and occasional rotating Saturday mornings.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $11.00 per hour

Benefits:
* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Employee discount
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
Schedule:
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
Masking is optional.

Education:
* High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work Location: One location