Veterinary Surgery Room Assistant

Brooklyn, NY
Veterinary Emergency and Referral Group – Assistants /
full-time /
Veterinary Emergency and Referral Group (VERG) is looking for a Veterinary Surgery Room Assistant to join our surgery team. The Veterinary Surgery Room Assistant plays a crucial role by providing support to the surgery team by managing surgical appointments, streamlining workflow and ensuring optimal patient care and client service throughout the surgical process

Come learn, work hard, and enjoy being a part of a fun-loving team bringing optimum medical care to our clients and patients.

Why Choose Us?

    • Flexible Schedules that allow a REAL work-life harmony, typical schedules for this position would be three-12 hour shifts per week
    • Competitive compensation
    • Wellness Care- Medical, dental, vision (start on your first day), 401(K) with company match, HSA,FSA, scrub allowance, petcare discounts, and so much more
    • A place to grow: Our commitment to training and growing from within means you’ll have the opportunity to grow your skills and knowledge as well as providing a path for advancing your career.
    • A team to support you: At each shift, you’ll find colleagues ready to work together — we’ll be here when you need an extra hand, a moment to laugh, or a shoulder to cry on.

What you will be doing:

    • Acquire history/vitals for surgical appointments
    • Appropriately round veterinarians on appointments
    • Ensuring medical records are received before appointment
    • Scheduling/confirming appointments
    • Admitting surgical drop-offs
    • Discharging surgical patients
    • Facilitating patient visits
    • Client communication
    • Assist the veterinary surgical team as needed

What you bring to the team

    • A love for animals and a passion for the veterinary field
    • Experience working in a veterinary hospital
    • Basic knowledge of medications
    • Comfortable with proper animal restraint
    • Attention to detail and accuracy
    • A compassionate, attentive, positive and respectful attitude
    • A collaborative spirit- a willingness to support the team, be flexible and dependable
    • A strong ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
    • An ability to manage time and priorities with minimal direct supervision
    • A willingness to work non-traditional hours such as weekends, evenings, and a share of holidays
$21 - $27 an hour
compensation is based on skills and experience.
But first check us out! 

VERG is a state-of-the-art 24-hour Emergency Care & Specialty Veterinary hospital with board-certified doctors in each department.
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Ready to join our team?  Apply today! Send your resume and cover letter so we can connect!