Veterinary Assistant at Family Veterinary Hospital - #9145933

Mission Veterinary Partners

Date: Aug 6, 2022
City: Evergreen, CO
Salary: $24 / hour
Contract type: Full time
Mission Veterinary Partners

Family Veterinary Hospital has an opportunity for a
Veterinary Assistant to join our team!

Location: 3951 Evergreen Parkway Access Rd, Evergreen, CO 80439

Shift Details: Full-Time position working shifts Mon-Fri 8am-5pm. Will consider part time applicants

Pay Range: $18 / hour for candidates new to the field, up to $24 / hour for those with experience

Job Summary: The Veterinary Assistant aids and supports the medical support team in the operation of an animal facility in accordance with Mission Veterinary Partners (MVP) hospital policy and procedures. The Veterinary Assistant also provides medical care to patients as allowed in the veterinary practice act

Benefits we offer:

  • Employee discount for veterinary care and products for your furry family members

  • 401k retirement plan options with company match for all staff over 21 years old

  • A yearly scrub/uniform allowance

  • Free virtual yoga, fitness, and meditation classes

  • Medical, vision and dental benefit options for full-time staff

  • Paid time off and paid holidays for full-time staff

  • Short-term disability insurance provided to all full-time staff

  • Life insurance and other benefit options available for full-time staff

  • Education discount for staff who desire to become a Licensed Technician through the Penn Foster Online program (some eligibility requirements)


How you'll make an impact:

  • Maintain and uphold the Core Values and Mission Statement of MVP.

  • Assist in all daily duties for clinic care.

  • Participate in any special cleaning duties.

  • Provide client care by scheduling appointments, taking payments, and check-ins.

  • Maintain excellent client communication.

  • Record all pertinent medical, client and case related information in the patient record accurately with appropriate grammar, terms, and accurate information.

  • Review medical records, estimates or discharge instructions with clients.

  • Answer the phones in a courteous and informative way.

  • Provide patient care under the direction of a DVM.


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Veterinary or animal industry experience preferred, but open to train anyone eager to get started in the field!

  • Must be proficient in a variety of skills ranging from but not limited to laboratory, pharmacy, radiology, surgery, dental and nursing skills.

  • Ability to demonstrate patience and composure in stressful situations, and ability to handle a fast-paced environment.

  • Ability to stay calm and efficient during a medical crisis.

  • The employee must have mental processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics, and language ability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform the duties proficiently.

  • The employee must also be confident around pets.

We put people first and never compromise on our values

Apply today for immediate consideration!

Mission Veterinary Partners (MVP) is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees



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