Are you a licensed or experienced Veterinary Technician/Assistant looking for an opportunity to work in a small animal and exotic AAHA accredited veterinary hospital? Westgate Pet & Bird Hospital located in South Austin is growing and we are currently seeking full-time Technician/Assistants to join our team!
We are committed to providing the best in veterinary medicine and surgery while emphasizing compassionate care for pets and personalized service for pet owners. Our team recognize the importance of the relationships between humans and pets and we see our clients and patients as our extended family.
Our commitment to the highest standards of the veterinary profession is reflected by our certified membership, since 1987, with the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA). Our veterinarians alone are proud to have a combined 55+ years of practicing high quality and diverse veterinary medicine.
Licensed technician applicants are preferred but not mandatory if you have a strong work ethic and technical skills to satisfy our high standards of care. Experience with IMPROMED, exotic and avian patient care is a plus!!
If you have the skills, drive and are a self-motivated team player, who also has the ability to multi-task efficiently during busy stressful situations, we look forward to hearing from you! Please fax a resume including cover letter and references to 512-590-7308.
This position requires broad knowledge and experience in veterinary medicine.
This includes being proficient in phlebotomy, exam and surgery room procedures, client education, knowledge of lab and surgical equipment, handling of animals, filling prescriptions and able to lift 40 pounds. An ability to communicate in a compassionate, professional manner is a must.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, paid time off and a SIMPLE IRA, employee pet care discounts and CE opportunities.
About Westgate Pet & Bird Hospital
Quality Care by Caring People! Westgate Pet & Bird Hospital has always been committed to the highest quality health care for our patients and clients.
Family Owned and Locally Operated since 1986 .
A Tradition of Excellence and Experience – Westgate Pet & Bird Hospital has a strong reputation in the veterinary profession and has received numerous accolades. Our commitment to the highest standards of the veterinary profession is reflected by our certified membership, since 1987, with the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).
A Collaborative Approach to Patient Care and Client Service – Our experienced team has a shared passion for patient care and client service. We believe this team approach, along with respect, integrity and commitment to self-improvement, result in excellent care and service for pets and their families.
Commitment to Outstanding Care for Traditional and Exotic Pets – At Westgate Pet & Bird we may see as many as 20 different species a week! This is a lot of variety that, in turn, demands a broader range of expertise than commonly seen in typical small animal practices. One advantage of such a diverse patient base is that we must utilize comp...arative medical practices and keep continually updating diagnostic and treatment concepts for all species.
Commitment to Value – Our entire team is committed to providing personal attention to the concerns of the pet owner while utilizing the latest advantages that technology has to offer for patient care to provide the best value.