Overview

Westonka Veterinary Hospital is excited to announce our open position for a Vet Assistant or Veterinary Technician at our growing veterinary pet hospital in Mound, Minnesota! If you have experience in providing animal care as a vet assistant, are a qualified veterinary technician, or are currently pursuing a degree in veterinary technology, this position might be the paw-fect fit for you!

Westonka Veterinary Hospital is open to an experienced Vet Assistant, or a Veterinary Technician (certified or uncertified) and willing to train the right new vet tech candidate.

Weekly team meetings are held Wednesday’s from 12-2 and attendance is mandatory for this position. Only applicants with open availability during these times will be considered.

Benefits

·       Competitive wages based on experience/education

·       Health, Dental, Life, STD, accident, FSA Insurance

·       IRA w/3% match

·       Uniform Allowance,

·       Paid CE and CE PTO Allowance

·       Holiday pay for 6 major holidays

·       PTO

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Qualities we are looking for:
• people oriented
• gentle with pets
• detail oriented
• able to multi-task while working under pressure
• able to work in a fast-paced, high demand atmosphere
• able to show initiative and work alone as well as in a team to solve challenges
• willing to work some evening hours and Saturday hours --These are rotated between team members
• have enough emotional maturity to be open and communicative about work related challenges.

Required Education Level : High School Diploma or Equivalent