North Ogden Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced full veterinary technician/assistant for a well-established four doctor small animal/exotic practice. We are part of an elite group of hospitals accredited by AAHA. Our hospital is state-of-the art, equipped with the latest technologies and therapies. We are a paper-lite practice using Cornerstone software.
Located in North Ogden, our practice is in a bedroom community that is growing rapidly. We are minutes away from the mountains: skiing and snowboarding in the winter and hiking, biking and camping in the summer. If you are an outdoor person, you will love the Ogden area! We prefer candidates have a minimum of 3 years technician experience, have exceptional people and organizational skills, and be able to make quick decisions while being both efficient and thorough. The right candidate will absolutely thrive in this happy, team oriented culture.
We offer comprehensive benefits including continuing education, uniforms, paid time off, 401k, healthy insurance, and discounted pet care and products
Extend the highest level of tailored service to clients when they visit or call the hospital
Use your knowledge of veterinary medicine by assisting our doctors in diagnosing and treating pets: monitoring anesthesia, performing laboratory tests, monitoring critically ill patients, placing and maintaining IV catheters and assisting with surgeries.
Use your written and verbal communication skills to communicate with and educate our pet owners regarding health and care related issues.
Provide recommendations to pet owners regarding the very best possible care for their pets
Oversee and maintain medical records for accuracy and completeness
Work in a team and patient centered environment with the common goal of providing excellent care of both our clients and their pets
Above all, appreciate the love that owners have for their pets
In our employees, we look for a passion to anticipate and meet our clients' needs and an insatiable desire to attain the highest levels of service and compassion for both clients and their beloved pets.
To be qualified for this position you must have: Veterinary Technician experience
a genuine love for pets, an ease in interacting with animals and their owners, and an understanding of the value of veterinary care
experience as a medical or veterinary assistant or comparable education is highly desirable
a professional, polished appearance
a well organized and detail-oriented personality
excellent verbal and communication skills
an aptitude to learn and articulate medical terminology
the capability to manage several responsibilities and projects at once
a high level of commitment
veterinary hospital or Cornerstone software experience (helpful)
Additional Salary Information: depending on experience