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We are a growing practice looking to add to our amazing team!

If you are interested in joining our team & meet the qualifications, please send you resume & Cover Letter to- Leslie@pearlandvets.com. The following positions are currently available: 

Veterinary Assistant

Silverlake Animal Hospital is looking to add a Veterinary Assistant to our team. Position is FULL-TIME, long-term, with rotating weekend schedule.

The Veterinary Assistant plays an important role at SAH. This position entails caring for all pets in the hospital, assisting our technicians in all aspects of patient care, client communication, maintaining hospital cleanliness, and helping to ensure that everyday operation runs smoothly.

We are a 4 doctor companion animal, AAHA accredited practice that offers a wide range of services. We pride ourselves in high quality patient and client care and we are looking for a team member that fits in well with our team and our values. Hospital Core Values include: Integrity, Excellent Client Service, Accountable, Respectful, Positive/Optimistic.

Candidates should be friendly, dependable, work well in a team atmosphere and independently, be able to multi-task, be able to prioritize properly, be comfortable handling and restraining cats and dogs, and be a good communicator.

Preferred: *Minimum of 6 months Veterinary Assistant Experience in a Veterinary Clinic/Hospital setting*

Benefits include but are not limited to health insurance, simple IRA, vacation, sick leave, uniforms. 


Kennel Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Silverlake Animal Hospital is looking to add to our team of Kennel Technicians/Veterinary Assistants. Position is FULL-TIME, long-term. Must be able to work rotating weekends. Must be friendly, personable, work well in a team atmosphere and alone, be able to multi-task, be able to prioritize properly, be comfortable handling and restraining cats and dogs, and be a good communicator.

Our Kennel Technician/Veterinary Assistant position entails caring for all pets in the hospital, assisting our technicians, client communication, and maintaining hospital cleanliness.

Candidate must be dependable and willing to work in a fast-paced companion animal, 4 doctor, AAHA accredited practice. We pride ourselves in high quality patient and client care. We are looking for a team member that fits in well with our team and our values. Hospital Core Values include: Integrity, Excellent Client Service, Accountable, Respectful, Positive/Optimistic.

Kennel technicians learn all of our cleaning standards, follow our cleaning standards, learn all kennel protocols, follow all kennel protocols, restrain pets properly for exams and medical procedures, assist veterinary technicians/doctors when needed, learn veterinary knowledge including vaccination protocols, heartworm prevention, medications (how to administer, dosing), animal behavior, and basic pet monitoring. Candidate must provide care and handle aggressive dogs and cats when boarding.

We are a paperless practice so candidate must be able to type quickly and be able to use the computer software system to accurately and efficiently search for information, mark off duties that have been completely, and document all pet behavior, urination, defecation.

Daily duties of Kennel Technician/Veterinary Assistant include but are not limited to the following:

Walking dogs, medicating dogs and cats, feeding and watering pets, sanitizing kennels, washing dishes, scooping yards, scooping litter boxes, cleaning up accidents pets may have make in their kennels or in the hospital, cleaning the hospital floors, maintaining the cleanliness of the kennel facility, keeping the hospital smelling pleasant throughout the day, cleaning the outside perimeter of the hospital clean, performing baths, nail trims, ear cleanings, and anal gland expressions. Properly checking in and discharging boarding or medical day admission patients, maintaining compassion, sympathy and professionalism during high-stress situations. Assisting in restraint during physical patient exams and treatments, providing assistance to veterinary technicians and doctors as needed.

Kennel Technicians/Veterinary Assistants also have to be comfortable handling euthanasia, making paw impressions of pets, and preparing/painting paw impressions in a timely manner post-euthanasia.

**Since this position is for our boarding department, it does consist of working holidays & weekends, since we care for the fur babies while owners are away :)

*Only serious candidates wishing to stay in the veterinary field long-term should apply*

Preferred: *Minimum of 6 months kennel/boarding experience*


Experienced Veterinary Technician

We are wanting to add to our fantastic team of Veterinary Technicians! Position is FULL TIME (32-40 hours/week). Candidates must be available during our business hours of 7am-6pm Monday-Friday & be available to work rotating Saturday mornings.

Must be friendly, have a positive attitude, have great client communication skills, have excellent technical skills, have excellent veterinary knowledge, be able to work well in a team atmosphere, be able to multi-task, be time-efficient, and be able to prioritize properly.

Candidate must be dependable and willing to work in a fast-paced companion animal, 4 doctor, AAHA accredited practice. We do have high expectations since we are an AAHA hospital & we are a very tech-driven hospital. There are only 3 accredited practices in the Pearland area & we are one! We pride ourselves in high quality patient and client care & are looking for a team member that fits in well with our team and our values. Hospital Core Values include: Integrity, Excellent Client Service, Accountable, Respectful, Positive/Optimistic.

*Must have at least 1 year of experience in a multi-doctor practice setting with experience including drug calculations, monitoring anesthesia, canine & feline dental cleanings, canine & feline digital dental radiography, canine & feline venipuncture, restraint, & hospitalization skills/monitoring.

We are a paperless practice, so candidate must be tech-savvy, able to type quickly and be able to properly use the computer software system to accurately and efficiently search for information and document all communications.

Benefits include but are not limited to health insurance, simple IRA, vacation, sick leave, uniforms. 

Licensed Veterinary Technician preferred


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Silverlake Animal Hospital

Monday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

7:30 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed