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Veterinary Technician/Assistant

AMVC-Prairie Hills Animal Hospital

Full Time


New state-of-the-art small animal practice seeking a full-time veterinary technician or assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will practice high quality, compassionate patient care and have an excellent rapport with clients.


  • Greet and assist customers in a professional, friendly manner
  • Assist in small animal preventative medicine
  • Client education
  • Assist in triage, surgery, and anesthetic monitoring during procedures
  • Administer medications
  • Venipuncture, IV catheter placement and maintenance, and laboratory work
  • Appropriate animal restraint and handling
  • Complete medical record keeping
  • Limited rotating weekend duties performing treatments on hospitalized patients as needed. 


  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Positive attitude and friendly disposition
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Animal handling experience preferred
  • Certification is a plus


  • Wages-depending on certification and experience
  • Continuing education
  • Health Insurance – employee pays 20% of premium
  • Dental, Vision, and Aflac – employee pays premium
  • Life Insurance- $20,0000 base and AD&D policy paid by employer
  • 401k
  • Paid Time Off – 16 days per year
  • Holiday – observe 6 throughout year
  • Clothing Allowance