Veterinary Assistant- Trinity Veterinary Hospital

Greenville, NC /
Trinity Veterinary Hospital – Assistants /
full-time or part-time
/ On-site
Trinity Veterinary is a busy practice in Greenville, NC. We are growing and would love for you to join us. We are a family focused clinic with a positive culture that is looking to expand the team. On-the-job training is provided. Excellent benefits, flexible scheduling and supportive mentorship are just a few of the Perks!

Some of the things you will learn include:

    • Keeping clear medical records of all animals attended to at the clinic and answering all inquiries made by clients at the front desk
    • Carrying out laboratory testing of blood, fecal, urine and other subjects
    • Ensuring that animals are well prepared for surgery and medical examination
    • Administering medication to animals, facilitate dispensing of medication
    • Ensuring that the clinic environment is clean and sanitized, clean animal cages and sanitize all surgical tools to prevent contamination
    • How to carefully handle animals during visit to the clinic for testing, injection, and other clinical procedures
    • Making available drugs prescribed by the veterinarian to the patients and instruct pet owners on how to administer them to their animals at home
    • Monitoring patients after surgical procedures to ensure that they are recuperating, and report negative changes observed to the veterinarian
    • Educating pet owners on treatment, surgical procedures, and medication for their pets

The skills, knowledge and abilities needed to fill this position include, but are not limited to:

    • Having a Positive outlook
    • Having good human relations to attend to visitors at the front desk and pet owners
    • Passionate about animals
    • Being patient and calm
    • Must be open to learning
    • Ability to work well with a team
    • Be able to adapt to the frequent changes within a busy practice
    • Strong ability to leverage the team to achieve a common goal