SEEKING A FULL-TIME LVT or EXPERIENCED TECH ASSISTANT: Village Veterinary Clinic is a family-owned, 3 DVM small animal practice established in 1987. We are located in the greater D.C. metropolitan area in Burke, VA. Do you enjoy working in a family-like atmosphere? Do you value providing patient care and client education with integrity and honesty? Quality care, not quantity is our priority. Enjoy learning? Attentive to details? Value the importance of teamwork? Have a cheerful and cooperative attitude? A good sense of humor? Then you’re the candidate we’re looking for!
Required: Minimum 1 year experience working in a veterinary hospital
Ability to lift 40 pounds
Availability to work mornings, evenings and/or Saturday morning
Candidates should be proficient in:
Assisting doctors during exams & with surgical and dental procedures
Animal restraint and handling
Collecting, preparing and processing blood & urine samples; catheter placement
Communicating with clients regarding treatment plans, patient status, home-care instructions etc.
Maintaining cleanliness/sterility of surgical & dental equipment/instruments
Providing nursing care for surgical, hospitalized and boarding patients
Administering medications & treatments
Radiology and laser treatments
Maintaining general cleanliness of facility
Other duties as requested
Familiar with Avimark software
LVT students encouraged to apply. Hospital hours are weekdays from 7:30 am to 7 pm; Saturdays 8 am to 1 pm. Flexible scheduling.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience and skill set. Benefits: health/ dental/vision/life insurance. Can opt into additional benefits in our cafeteria plan. 401-k with match & profit sharing upon eligibility, uniform allowance, vacation pay, pet discounts, CE when applicable.
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Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience and skill set
About Village Veterinary Clinic, Inc.
Village Veterinary Clinic is a three-DVM, family-owned small animal, general practice located in Burke, VA which is located in the greater D.C. Metropolitan area. The practice was purchased in 1987 by it's current owners and has enjoyed steady growth and a dedicated clientele over the years. While our caseload is primarily dogs and cats, we do treat rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs and other small mammals, as well as care for a wide variety of wildlife. For more information on Village Veterinary Clinic, please visit our website at villagevetofburke.com.