Pamlico Animal Hospital in Washington, NC is seeking an experienced and compassionate Veterinary Assistant/Technician to join our team. Washington, NC is a beautiful historic town on the Pamlico River, close to the best beaches in NC and thirty minutes from the growing city of Greenville. At least 2 years of experience is preferred.
Surgery – preparation and assisting, monitoring of anesthesia, recovery of patients.
Technical – venipuncture, IV catheter placement, administration of medications and vaccines (IV, SQ, IV), proper holding technique and restraint of animals.
Patient Care - Treatments for hospitalized patients, administration of IV fluids.
Laboratory - Operation of Idexx lab equipment, fecals, cytologies
Pharmacy - Knowledge of medications, heartworm, flea and tick prevention. Properly fill prescriptions and dispense medications.
Compassion towards animals
Flexibility in hours including but not limited to evenings, weekends and holidays
Excellent Customer Service and Communication skills
Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
Working knowledge of computers, experience with Cornerstone PMS a plus
Team player willing to learn new techniques and treatments
This a Day Shift position
About Pamlico Animal Hospital
We are currently seeking associate veterinarians and full-time/part-time veterinary assistants to handle the rapid growth we are experiencing. Pamlico Animal Hospital has a family-oriented practice culture. We believe in quality medicine and compassionate care for the animals of eastern North Carolina. Washington is a beautiful town on the Pamlico River, close to the best beaches in NC and thirty minutes from the growing city of Greenville.