"At the Animal Medical Center, we strive for excellence in pet healthcare,
while exceeding our client's expectations, in a Christ-centered environment"
Fast-paced, state-of-the-art, 24-7 veterinary hospital in Hattiesburg, MS, is seeking an outgoing, highly motivated veterinary technician with exceptional people skills to join our veterinary technician team. As the oldest veterinary practice in Hattiesburg, you will be representing a well-established veterinary practice committed to excellence.
WHAT ARE THE DUTIES OF A VETERINARY TECHNICIAN?
As a veterinary technician you will continue to establish excellence in pet healthcare by:
Answering multiple telephone lines with proper Animal Medical Center greeting, in a cheerful tone
Directing phone calls to proper team members and ensuring messages taken are followed through
Perform lab work, digital radiographs, treatments (some being very technical such as feeding tubes, urinary catheters, chest tubes, etc)
Be able to assist in surgery or monitor anesthesia as needed
Learn and utilize Cornerstone veterinary software for invoicing and patient records
Work closely and respectfully with other team members in the veterinary practice to ensure a positive client experience
Organize and maintain cleanliness in treatment room, pharmacy and exam rooms
Educate pet owners about Animal Medical Center services and products according to the standards of Animal Medical Center
Organize and be able to accurately record treatment and patient records
WHAT OTHER THINGS DO I NEED TO KNOW?
All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States now and in the future
Hourly pay is commensurate with experience
The work schedule can be demanding: primarily closing shifts, weekends, and holidays
Dependability and being flexible is essential
Benefits such as medical insurance, vacation, and 401K is available for full time team members
Upon conditional offer of employment, you successfully complete a drug screen and background check
WHAT SKILLS DO I NEED?
At Animal Medical Center, we strive to exceed our client's expectations by providing excellent service. Skills you would need for this position are:
Excellent customer service skills both written and verbal
Love people as much as you love pets
Available to work on weekends, holidays, and closing shifts (till 8:00 p.m.)
Available to work night shift if needed with advance notice
Access to internet to receive schedule and communication emails from Animal Medical Center
Able to stand for long periods of time, be able to lift up to 50 pounds and more assisted
Be a career minded individual looking for a profession in veterinary technology
Preferred skill is previous veterinary experience, however, it is not required
About Animal Medical Center
Fast paced, 24/7 veterinary hospital located in Hattiesburg, MS