Posting ID : A1068547223
Date Posted : 2015-08-20
Category : Healthcare
Position: We are a new and growing referral surgical practice located in Westford MA, specializing in a variety of soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. With the growth of the practice we are expanding our staff with the addition of a full time Veterinary Assistant starting as soon as convenient for new hire. We are seeking an individual who has a passion or interest in surgery, is self-motivated, hard-working, is a quick learner, able to follow directions well, can multi-task, and work within a fast- paced environment. We are a place to challenge yourself.
Duties include: Helping with appointments/discharges, assisting in collecting/running diagnostics (blood collection, radiographs etc.), assisting with anesthesia induction and surgical prep, helping with cleaning/maintenance of instruments and the surgical suite, and acting as scrub-in assistant for procedures.
Requirements: Must be 18 years or older and should have at minimum a High School diploma or equivalent. Must be able to lift 40lbs. Must be able to stand and walk for long periods. Must have excellent communication skills. Should be skilled with computers and basic programs (Word, Excel etc.). Experience in the veterinary field is preferred, but we are happy to train the right individual.
This is a great opportunity for individuals that are looking to become future CVT's in the veterinary field.