Willamette Veterinary Hospital encourages from any individual who possesses the following: flexibility, dependability, have initiative and interest in working as part of a team of veterinary health care professionals. We may have both full- time and/or part-time positions available. Employees may be qualified for health care coverage, veterinary service discounts, paid vacation, paid holidays and continuing education credit.
We are passionate about providing top-notch medical care. This position involves managing care for hospitalized patients and well as seeing emergency and critical care cases. The appropriate applicant must be a person who can collaborate with a team, commit to continuing education, and genuinely care about the medicine behind our name. A strong work ethic, along with compassion and high emotional intelligence are a must for surviving the high-paced and high-intensity emergency medical world.
Veterinary Nurse This position involves assisting doctors and technicians with patient care and treatment in all areas including: radiology, laboratory procedures, caring for hospitalized patients, preparing patients and setting up for surgery, monitoring anesthesia, providing excellent customer service while educating clients, and helping maintain a clean and sterile work environment. We are looking for those individuals with a flexible schedule that have a positive attitude, who desire to obtain medical knowledge in a fast-paced learning environment, and work as part of a team.
Certified Veterinary Technician This position involves working directly with doctors regarding patient care and treatment. Responsibility of hospitalized and surgical patient care is a high priority. We seek individuals with the medical knowledge and skills to monitor anesthesia, perform dental cleanings, perform radiology and laboratory diagnostics, provide excellent customer service while educating clients, and with a commitment to strengthening the human animal bond. Flexibility and the ability to work in a fast paced 24hour facility are advantages.
Overnight Certified Veterinary Technician A High level of competency in technical skill areas is critical for this position. Overnight Technicians have direct involvement in the care of emergency and critical cases by working one-on-one with an overnight emergency doctor. The technician must be able to triage cases, maintain the care of all patients in the hospital, and complete all aspects of treatment. Those individuals with confidence, initiative, who are personable and able to communicate with clients, and have the desire to master medical and technical knowledge in a fast-paced learning environment are welcomed.
Veterinary Client Services Representative This position involves the ability to master excellent customer service while educating clients. This individual must understand veterinary terminology, be able to answer a multi-line phone system and communicate and educate about our products and services. Proficiency in our practice management software, cash handling and proper record keeping is a high priority. Must have a positive attitude, willingness to learn, work as part of a team and work well in a high volume/high stress environment.
Pet Care Attendant High standards in pet care and knowledge in proper animal handling are critical for this position. Pet care attendants are responsible for all aspects of the care of our boarding patients including: walking, feeding, bathing, record keeping and administering medications. Client communication is important along with the ability to communicate patient concerns directly with the hospital doctor. Required skills include: positive attitude, ability to handle high volume/high stress situations and willingness to learn and maintaining a clean and sterile work environment.