Veterinary Assistant

Assistants | Maitland, FL

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

Why Maitland Animal Hospital in Maitland, FL?

Maitland Animal Hospital in Maitland, FL stands out for several reasons. First and foremost, our unwavering dedication to providing exceptional veterinary care sets us apart. With a team of skilled professionals passionate about animal health and well-being, we prioritize the needs of our furry patients and their families.

Furthermore, our commitment to innovation and staying at the forefront of veterinary medicine ensures that we offer cutting-edge treatments and services to meet the evolving needs of pets and their owners. Ultimately, choosing OrlandoVets in Maitland, FL, means choosing a trusted partner in your pet's health journey, backed by experience, compassion, and a genuine love for animals.

 We're committed to our community:

We're deeply rooted in our vibrant community of Maitland, Florida. Known for its tight-knit atmosphere, Maitland fosters a sense of belonging where neighbors feel like family. With over three decades of dedicated service, Orlando Vets has become an integral part of this community fabric. Our enduring commitment has forged lasting connections, with many clients now spanning multiple generations, solidifying our bond as cherished members of the Orlando Vets family.

 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 at least 1+ years of recent veterinary assistant experience, 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. 

Responsibilities: 

  • 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 

Benefits: 

We’re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:  

  • Competitive salary: $13 - $15.00/hr based on experience and skill set.  
  • Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents 
  • Paid time off for full-time employees 
  • 401(k) plan 
  • Continuing education allowance for licensed technicians 
  • Guardian voluntary benefits 
  • Generous pet benefits!