JOB DESCRIPTION It's fun to work in a company where people truly
BELIEVE in what they are doing!
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the
Pilchuck Animal Hospital is looking for a Veterinary
Assistant with 2 or more years of ER experience to join
our Small Animal Emergency team!
We currently have a position available for Sunday through
We are looking for a Veterinary Assistant with more than 2
years of ER experience. We are seeking someone with an
exceptional personality and communication skills to join our
Small Animal ER team at Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital. This is a
full-time position and qualifies for shift differential above your
Our technicians are responsible for the care and treatment of
unstable and or critically ill patients, triaging emergency
patients, monitoring hospitalized patients, performing patient
laboratory tests, treatments and nursing care, admitting and
discharging patients, client communication and education, and
answering technician calls. Some shifts entail working swing
Skills and Qualifications:
Experience with critical care, and ICU nursing.
Knowledge of basic veterinary practices, procedures, and
Ability to appropriately handle, lift and restrain animals
(dogs, cats, pocket pets, etc.) and stand for long periods of
Ability to perform veterinary medical procedures (i.e.
venipuncture, radiology, IV catheter placement, drug calculations,
administer medications & fluids, and assess & triage patients).
Have basic organizational and computer skills as well as good
Must have recent experience in veterinary practice with
Must be willing to work weekends and holidays.
If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are
looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of
professionals, we invite you to apply for this wonderful
opportunity. We are an equal opportunity employer, with many
opportunities for growth and development for each employee.
We invest heavily in our employees' long-term growth and
happiness. We offer a wonderful benefits package including:
2 weeks paid time off
90% of health care premium covered
Flexible spending account for dependent care costs
Vision and Dental insurance benefits
Short and long-term disability plan options (buy-up)
Critical Illness, Accident and Cancer benefits (buy-up)
Employee Assistance Program
Legal assistance through LegalShield (buy-up)
Pet Insurance discount through Trupanion
Generous Veterinary pet discount at all Pathway Vet Alliance
401(k) retirement savings
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic
over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!