High School diploma or GED
Minimum 2-3 years experience in an employment setting (ie. clinical veterinary medicine, emergency/critical care and/or animal shelter medicine).
A suitable combination of experience and higher education may substitute for the above.
The successful candidate will possess the following qualities:
Take personal responsibility as well as display integrity on the job
Be reliable, punctual and many times, self-directed
Have the ability to handle stressful situations with compassion including the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, without sacrificing attention to detail or safety
Possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Be motivated to learn
We offer competitive pay and benefits, including major medical w/ vision, matching retirement, sick time and personal PTO, CE and more. Wage DOE.
Albany Animal Hospital is a drug-free workplace. Passing a pre-employment drug test is required as a condition of employment.
If you are interested in this position and meet our qualifications please click on the APPLY NOW button and submit your cover letter and resume with 'CVT' in the subject line.
You may also fax your cover letter and resume to ATTN. OM at (541)926-5554.
No phone calls please.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to bend, stand, stoop, walk, sit, talk, and listen; may be required to walk or stand for long periods of time; will use hands to manipulate, handle, restrain, or feel; will reach with hands and arms. The employee may often be required to lift, carry and handle animals weighing up to fifty pounds or more.