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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- [email protected] The following positions are currently available: 

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. Appointment technician duties include admission and discharge of appointments, client communication and education, reviewing treatment plans with client, serving as liaison between doctor and client.

Candidate must be dependable and have strong work ethic. SAH is a tech-driven 4 doctor companion animal, AAHA accredited practice. 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.

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, but not required.


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.

We are a 4-doctor AAHA-accredited practice that prides 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 also learn veterinary knowledge including vaccination protocols, medical terminology, common medications (how to administer, dosing), animal behavior, and basic pet monitoring.

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, maintaining the cleanliness of the kennel facility, keeping the hospital smelling pleasant throughout the day, properly checking in and discharging boarding or medical day admission patients, building relationships with our clients, maintaining compassion, sympathy and professionalism during everyday interactions with team and clients.

**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*



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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