Available Job Positions

Experienced Veterinary Technician

Openings

  • 1 Part-time weekends and holidays

Qualifications

  • Current Certified Veterinary Technician license for the state of Minnesota. Non-credentialed technicians may be considered with extensive emergency technician experience.
  • All applicants must have 2+ years as a technician in a veterinary practice.

Responsibilities

  • Triage and obtain patient history
  • Transfusion Medicine
  • Feline conscious handling and care
  • Phlebotomy and IV catheter placement
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Intravenous fluid delivery and monitoring
  • Attentive and compassionate nursing care
  • Enteral feeding support
  • Knowledge of IDEXX in-house laboratory equipment
  • Surgical assisting and anesthesia monitoring

Benefits

  • Competitive wages + $500 new hire bonus
  • Employee discount
  • Paid time off
  • On the Floor @ Dove membership
  • Continuing Education support
  • Uniform allowance
  • And more!

South Metro Animal Emergency Care in Apple Valley has been treating sick and injured pets for over 28 years. Our dedicated staff understands how frightening pet emergencies and illness can be, and we’re committed to treating patients as if they were our own. Come be a part of our team! Contact our Practice Manager, Annette Jones MAEd, BA, CVT for more information about this position at [email protected] or 952-686-4866.

Veterinary Assistant

South Metro Animal Emergency Care, an AAHA accredited hospital, is looking for technician assistants to join our team.  The ideal candidates will have a passion for emergency medicine and be able to work in a fast paced environment. They should be dedicated to supporting their fellow team members, with the ability to follow directions precisely with excellent communication skills and compassion. The work of an assistant is challenging, but very fulfilling! This is not a patient care position and as such, this position will have limited exposure to patients other than those tasks listed specifically below.

3 Openings:

2 part-time: Weekends and Holidays

1 part-time: 2 dedicated shifts weekly (one week Thursday & Friday evening and the following week Saturday & Sunday morning.) .

All part-time team members are required to work a minimum of 3-4 shifts monthly plus 3-4 holidays yearly. One assistant position will turn into a full-time position within the next few months.

Qualifications:

A minimum of two years in a clinical setting as a technician’s assistant, kennel attendant or receptionist, or a current veterinary technician student who has completed one full semester of an accredited program.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Client Service – phone calls, triage, paperwork
  • Assisting in the transport of patients from different locations within the practice
  • General hospital cleaning
  • Surgical Suite and Supplies cleaning and preparation
  • General hospital supply stocking
  • Patient restraint
  • General cleanliness of patients
  • Management of patient eliminations
  • Act as support to the technical staff which may include a multitude of non-patient care tasks to keep the hospital running effectively such as refilling dilute disinfectants in cleaning bottles, keeping the treatment area clean between procedures and patients, or making copies of necessary treatment forms.

Part-time Benefits:

  • New hire signing bonus
  • Competitive wages
  • Employee pet discount
  • Paid time off
  • Continuing education support
  • Uniform allowance
  • And more!

South Metro Animal Emergency Care in Apple Valley has been treating sick and injured pets for over 26 years.  Our dedicated staff understands how frightening pet emergencies and illness can be, and we’re committed to treating patients as if they were our own.  Come be a part of our team! Please submit your resume to [email protected]

Experienced Client Service Representative

Openings

  • 1 Part-time position for 2-3 evenings/weekends per week + holidays
  • This position doesn’t work any overnight shifts but will work one weekend shift each week.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years’ experience working in a client focused role in a veterinary practice.
  • An Associate’s Degree or higher required.
  • The ideal candidates will not only be able to excel in an emergency environment and veterinary clinic, but will also have a passion for going above and beyond for our clients.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Emergency triage over the phone and in person
  • Client check-in and record management
  • Client check-out, accounts receivable and working with clients on payment options
  • Anticipate client’s needs, provide information and compassion
  • General clean-up of lobby, exam rooms, and entrance.

Benefits for Part-time Employees:

  • Competitive wages
  • Employee pet discount
  • Paid time off
  • Continuing education support
  • Uniform allowance
  • And more!

South Metro Animal Emergency Care in Apple Valley has been treating sick and injured pets for over 28 years.  Our dedicated staff understands how frightening pet emergencies and illness can be, and we’re committed to treating patients as if they were our own.  Come be a part of our team! Please send resume to [email protected] or call 952-283-0900 with any questions. 

Experienced Relief Veterinarian

South Metro Animal Emergency Care is looking for an experienced emergency veterinarian for relief shift coverage. Immediate needs for short term leave coverage and on-going coverage throughout the year including holidays.

Working Shifts and Pay

Monday – Friday nights 6 pm – 8 am

Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays 8 am – 8 pm or 8 pm – 8 am or 12p-12a

Relief veterinarians are paid a base hourly rate or a percentage of production, whichever is greater.

All Doctors must maintain Standards of AAHA including the following qualifications:

Communication Skills and Medical Knowledge – The candidate can effectively take a history from the owner of the pet and following a thorough physical exam clearly explain their recommended diagnostic workup,  results of the diagnostics and their recommended treatment plan.

Compassion – The candidate will have compassion for pets, their owners and coworkers.

Customer Service Skills – Excellent customer service skills that provides the client with attentive, courteous and informative service.

Dedication – The candidate will demonstrate dedication to the profession.

Team Player – The candidate can work closely with the support staff to deliver exceptional patient care and service to clients.

 

Candidates should send their CV/resume to [email protected]