Veterinary Nurse Assistant

Date Posted: Fri, 29 May 2020 22:20:38
Salary: -
Pea Ridge, AR 72751

Job Description

Veterinary Assistant Job Summary

Under direction of the Clinic Management Team, provides for the consistant professional care of patients, confidant education/comunication to clients, and high level of teamwork across the clinic.

Experience: Previous experience in a veterinary hospital or related field a must

Specific Duties

  • Care of hospitalization cases
  • Complete and accurate patient care of daily appointment schedule
  • Recognizes and records any unusual condition or abnormal behavior of any hospitalized animal; observes animals recovering from anesthesia
  • Maintains complete and accurate records of patient charts
  • Releases animals to their owners as directed by the attending doctor and practice manager and insures that every animal released is properly informed of continued care and next visit expectations
  • Assists doctors, nurses and other personnel with the administration of medications or with restraint
  • Other duties assigned as required

Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge of: Patient appointment knowledge and skill sets to complete visits

Proper methods of animal restraint

Ability to: Communicate consistantly and effectively

Perform moderately heavy physical labor

Sympathetically and patiently treat sick and injured animals

Administer medications and recognize abnormal conditions

Understand and carry out oral and written directions

Maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted in the course of work

Education: Equivalent to completion of 12th grade

Desirable Qualifications

Knowledge of: Basic pharmacology; supplemental courses in the field of Biological Science, Anatomy, and Physiology, Nursing, Medical Assisting or Veterinary Technology

PHYSICAL EFFORT

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to bend, stand, stoop, walk, sit, talk, and listen; may be required to walk or stand for long periods of time; will use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel; will reach with hands and arms. The employee is often required to lift and carry materials weighing fifty pounds or more; handle dogs weighing up to 150 lbs.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to hazards associated with aggressive patients; hazards associated with infected animals and controlled substances; exposure to unpleasant odors and noises; exposure to bites, scratches and animal wastes; possible exposure to contagious diseases.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $10.00 - $15.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Discount
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Vision Insurance

Experience:

  • Veterinary Assistant: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • Veterinary Technician (Preferred)

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused

Schedule:

  • Weekends required

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible
Supplemental courses in the field of Biological Science, Anatomy, and Physiology, Nursing, Medical Assisting or Veterinary Technology. Previous experience in a veterinary hospital or related field a must. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to bend, stand, stoop, walk, sit, talk, and listen; Veterinary Technician (Preferred)....

Company : Oak View Animal Clinic

Job Title : Veterinary Nurse Assistant

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Job Detail

  • Job Id
    b7f29709a01b682a
  • Location
    Pea Ridge, AR 72751
  • Company
  • Type
    Private
  • Employment Status
    Permanent
  • Positions
    Available
  • Career Level
    Experience
  • Gender
    Male/Female

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