Ferndale, WA Veterinary Careers

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Whatcom Veterinary Hospital is growing! Come join our team!
Veterinary Technician
Whatcom Veterinary Hospital is hiring for a full-time Veterinary Technician! At our hospital, we strive to have an energetic, fun, and safe work environment. We value positive energy and people who are highly motivated to contribute to the success of our team. The ideal candidate would be able to work both independently and as a team player! We are looking for an individual who is highly motivated, compassionate, dedicated and is detail orientated. The applicant must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and provide his or her own transportation. Must be able to work some weekend shifts (Saturday mornings). Position duties include but are not limited to:

  • Technical assistance in diagnostic and treatment modalities common in a small animal practice.
  • Assisting Veterinarians with routine patient appointments and procedures.
  • Surgical Assisting and Monitoring
  • Understand how to safely restrain and work with animals, primarily dogs and cats.
  • Communicating effectively with Veterinarians and other hospital staff
  • Apply hospital standards that keep pets and staff members safe.

Benefits Available to staff members:

  • Uniform allowance
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance available to full-time employees
  • 401K and Life Insurance
  • Yearly CE allowance for licensed staff
  • PTO Plan
  • Wage DOE

At our hospital we strive to have an energetic, fun and safe work environment. We value positive energy and people who are highly motivated to contribute to the success of our team. Apply in person or send a cover letter and resume to Whatcom Veterinary Hospital, PO Box 309, 5610 Barrett Ave., Ferndale, WA., 98248. You can also email shelby.whatcomvethospital@gmail.com.

Veterinary Assistant
Whatcom Veterinary Hospital is hiring for a full-time Veterinary Assistant! At our hospital, we strive to have an energetic, fun, and safe work environment. We value positive energy and people who are highly motivated to contribute to the success of our team. The ideal candidate would be able to work both independently and as a team player; have formal training and/or experience as a Veterinary Assistant. We are looking for an individual who is highly motivated, compassionate, dedicated and is detail orientated. The applicant must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and provide his or her own transportation. Must be able to work some weekend shifts (Saturday mornings). Position duties include but are not limited to:

    • Technical assistance in diagnostic and treatment modalities common in a small animal practice.
    • Assisting Veterinarians with routine patient appointments and procedures.
    • Surgical assisting and monitoring.
    • Understand how to safely restrain and work with animals, primarily dogs, and cats.
    • Communicating effectively with Veterinarians and other hospital staff
    • Apply hospital standards that keep pets and staff members safe.

Benefits Available to staff members:

    • Uniform allowance
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance available to full-time employees
    • 401K and Life Insurance
    • Yearly CE allowance for licensed staff
    • Wage DOE

At our hospital, we strive to have an energetic, fun, and safe work environment. We value positive energy and people who are highly motivated to contribute to the success of our team. Apply in person or send a cover letter and resume’ to Whatcom Veterinary Hospital, PO Box 309, 5610 Barrett Ave., Ferndale, WA., 98248. You can also email shelby.whatcomvethospital@gmail.com