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The Veterinary Assistant role is pivotal to a smooth-running shelter operation. This individual will be responsible for the clinic area and inventory of medical supplies as well as overseeing the animals through each stage of their veterinary care at the shelter prior to adoption. The Veterinary Assistant assists the shelter veterinarians with all aspects of the treatment and care of animals at Lake Humane Society. The Veterinary Assistant also provides training and support to the shelter staff, volunteers, adopters, and clients with regards to shelter medicine, disease control, and animal care. Knowledge of animal behavior and medical/surgical care is needed, but Registered Veterinary Technician certification is not required.
Minimum of 2 year experience in an animal hospital and/or Humane Society is highly desirable. Position is part-time, and requires 24 hours of work per week with a schedule of Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays.
To apply, please fill out the form below. Due to a high volume of applicants, we ask that you kindly do not call or email regarding the hiring process or status of your application. Should an interview be desired, we will contact you. Thank you for your interest in joining our team!