Veterinary Assistant

Assistants | Southampton, NY

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

Why Olde Towne Animal Hospital in Southampton, NY?
Located in Southampton, NY, our hospital is a full service AAHA accredited small animal veterinary medical facility. We offer compassionate, high quality veterinary care to our clients' pets. Our state of the art facility possesses some of the most modern in-house diagnostic and surgical equipment.
 
Our team wants you to know...
Everything we do, we do with genuine compassion for pets and pet owners, and with pride in the quality of veterinary medicine we offer within our neighborhood. Olde Towne Animal Hospital is an AAHA-accredited hospital, which demonstrates our commitment to meeting the highest standards in veterinary medicine. Our veterinarians, technicians, receptionists, and every other staff member in between are highly personable and devoted to caring for the needs of your pet, day in and day out.

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: $21-$25/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