Merrifield Animal Hospital, a well-established and high-quality general practice, seeks to add a Veterinary Assistant / Technician to our friendly team. Our hospital boasts an enjoyable working environment with great leadership and excellent support staff. We are dedicated to active learning and advanced medical procedures and our Assistants play an integral role in providing excellent medical care to our patients and customer service to our clients.

We have both full time and part time positions available with a flexible schedule however rotating evening and Saturday shifts will be required. Candidates must have experience in the following areas: surgical assistance, pharmacy duties, lab work, radiology, monitoring of patients, maintaining anesthetized patients and handling medical records. A caring and compassionate attitude is required of all team members.

Our Veterinary Assistants are an important part of our pet care team and help provide excellent care to our patients as well as providing outstanding customer service to our clients.

Benefits include a great hourly rate, annual CE allowance, career growth potential, health insurance, 401(k), vacation, training and more.


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Greeting patients/clients

Lab work

Monitoring of patients

Assisting veterinarians

Pharmacy duties

We prefer candidates with veterinary practice experience including:
Handling medical records

Veterinary care/kennel work

Required Education Level : High School Diploma or Equivalent