Job Opportunity- Veterinary Assistant

Job Opportunity- Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant

Under general supervision & leadership of the Animal Care Manager, a Veterinary Assistant will assist Veterinarian and Animal Care Manager in providing medical care and treatment as directed and administer medications and other treatments under the direction of the Veterinarian. Will work to ensure the health, safety, comfort and well being of animals in our care. Will relay concerns regarding animal’s health and well being to the Animal Care Manager and will ensure that special needs for feeding, cleaning, exercise, etc. of each animal are met and that all safety and cross contamination policies are adhered to. a Veterinary Assistant provides the daily care, cleaning and feeding to animals, both dog and cat, housed in the Clinic areas. Duties include familiarity with animal handling and care, hard physical work and the ability to handle a wide variety of animals, including those that may be extremely shy or aggressive. Must demonstrate compassion for animals and an ability to work well as a team member and to serve as a positive representative of the Humane Society to both staff and the public.

If you would like to know more about this position, please click here. Veterinary Assistant job description

To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume to Megan Toeller, via email at mtoeller@memphishumane.org.

Resumes will be reviewed as they are received. The position will be open until it is filled. No phone calls please.

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