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Veterinary Assistant | Full-Time | Independence, MO

Assistants | Independence, MO

   Seeking an independent, compassionate Vet Assistant to join our team!

Why Crysler Animal Hospital in Independence, MO?
We’re focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our doctor and medical staff the ability to provide excellent service and care. In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, dental radiography, in-house labs, CO2 laser, and ultrasound. We also offer exotic care and veterinary behavior consulting.
Our team wants you to know...
“We all treat our patients with great compassion and enthusiasm. Our team works together well and we have the desire to care for our clients’ pets as if they were our own.”
Our Commitment to Diversity:
We are dedicated to establishing a culture that celebrates all forms of diversity and allows us to be an inclusive service provider in this community.
Who are we looking for?
Applicants must have previous experience as a veterinary assistant, strong work ethic, preserve a positive personality, capable of communicating effectively, be able to multi-task efficiently in a fast paced environment, have the ability to work in harmony with a team, possess a well-rounded technical skill-set, and have a passion for delivering exceptional care to patients as well as clients.
This is full-time at 30-38 hours per/week depending on rotating Saturdays and hospital needs. 
  • There will be cleaning in this role. Must be fine with kennel cleaning, laundry, etc. 
  • Assisting Veterinarians and Licensed Veterinary Technicians.
  • Handling and restraining pets for exams and procedures.
  • Assist in the taking of x-rays
  • Monitor and collect urine and fecal samples as needed
  • Monitor, record, and report physical signs of hospitalized/boarded pets
  • Responsible for cleaning/maintenance of hospital.
  • Care of hospitalized/boarded pets as needed
  • Fecal parasite sample collection and preparation
  • Preparation of a prescription drug, other than a controlled substance, for dispensing
  • Surgical assistance to a licensed veterinarian
We’re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. 
  • Competitive salary: $15-16/hr
  • 401(k) plan
  • Continuing education allowance for licensed technicians
  • Guardian voluntary benefits