Community Pet Hospital is currently seeking a part to full time Veterinary Assistant to join our team in Thornton. A veterinary assistant supports our skilled patient care team by assisting with treatments, performing restraint, radiographs, lab work, surgical prep, veterinary nursing care and more. Working in a fast paced environment, patient care is our top priority.
Shifts are 3pm-11pm, 5pm to 9pm and 7pm to 3am. We see a mix of ER and GP cases before 7pm, ER only after 7pm.
Successful candidates show initiative, have a strong desire to learn and are committed to continuous growth. Advancement opportunities are available. Veterinary experience strongly preferred, will consider others with the right animal background and strong desire to learn.
This is also a great fit for someone who has recently graduated from a CVT program and is looking to gain experience before transitioning into a more advanced technical role. To apply: Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
Requirements: At least 1 year of animal handling experience in a professional environment, or completion of a veterinary education program. Ability to multi task and receive direction in a fast paced, sometimes stressful environment. Flexibility to work multiple shifts. Part time candidates may also be considered.