Overnight Animal Care Attendant - Mesa Veterinary Hospital

Golden, CO
Mesa Veterinary Hospital – Support Staff /
full-time /
We have an exciting opportunity at Mesa Veterinary Hospital! We are looking to add a full-time overnight Animal Care Attendant to our talented team!
Why choose Mesa Veterinary Hospital?
Exceptional medicine and compassionate care for the lifetime of your pet! Mesa Veterinary Hospital is a state-of-the-art, AAHA accredited, full service veterinary hospital that opened its doors to the West Denver community in 1974. We are a dedicated eight doctor practice, that prides itself on providing the best care to small animals, exotics, and avians, as well as their owners. Our wonderful hospital is equipped with the most cutting-edge diagnostic, medical, and surgical equipment. Our goal is to be here for our patients and their owners whenever they may need us, day, or night, so we are open 7 days a week, and offer 24-hour care. We value the special relationships we have built with our community, and genuinely appreciate the opportunity to serve the people and pets of West Denver.
Mesa Veterinary Hospital might be the right place for you if:
· You’re a compassionate veterinary professional, that enjoys working overnight shifts, and is dedicated to maintaining a sterile and hygienic veterinary hospital for patients, clients, and fellow team members.
· You’re happy to walk, bathe, brush, and give nail trims to hospitalized patients and those that are boarding.
· You understand the importance of safe handling practices, and are willing to assist Credentialed Veterinary Technicians with treatments, blood draws, and catheter placements.
· You enjoy organizing inventory and re-stocking hospital supplies.
· You’re comfortable washing, drying, and folding loads of laundry, and you’re confident in your ability to prevent a laundry shortage.
· You’re organized, detail oriented, and have fantastic communication skills.
· You’re an excellent multitasker, who is adept at prioritizing tasks, and works well in a high-volume atmosphere.
· You’re someone who is proactive, motivated, and willing to take initiative to support the team you’re apart of.
· You’re interested in learning new skills and taking on new responsibilities as requested.
· You want a supportive environment to thrive and grow in your profession.
Not familiar with the area? Don’t worry!
· Golden, Colorado is a former gold rush town, that lies at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains just west of Denver and offers countless hiking trails.
· This city is known for Clear Creek White Water Park, a wonderful kayaking course, with beautiful views.
· Golden has a welcoming small-town feel, which can best be experienced in the summer months, when their farmers markets are bustling with shoppers.
· Golden is an ideal place to call home, raise a family, and build a thriving career.
We value health, well-being, and professional growth:
· Our compensation package is competitive, and commensurate with experience.
· We offer excellent total rewards benefits, inclusive of medical, dental, vision, and life insurance.
· Encore Vet Group will provide up to a 5% match on 401K plans.
· We happily provide a generous CE allowance, as well as time off to attend CE events.
· We contribute a uniform allowance to all full-time and part-time team members.
· Our hospital team members receive discounted pet care for their personal pets.
· Providing PTO, floating holidays, and parental leave to our team members is paramount.
If you think Mesa Veterinary Hospital might be the right fit for you, and you’re interested in exploring our partnership with Encore Vet Group, we’d love to hear from you!
$15 - $17 an hour
Encore Vet Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status as protected by law. Employment decisions are made based on merit, qualifications, and business needs.