Town and Country Animal Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi is seeking a highly motivated, outgoing and dependable veterinary technician to join our team on a full-time basis. We are a multi-doctor practice that sees dogs, cats, and exotic patients including reptiles, birds, and pocket pets. Built in 2011, our state of the art facility includes a surgical suite, digital radiology, and a separate dental prophylaxis area with a dental radiology machine. Surgical procedures include elective procedures as well as endoscopy and orthopedics. We are an AAFP Silver Certified Cat Friendly Practice that has separate boarding facilities for our feline patients. We also have a separate boarding area from our hospitalized patient ward. Our fully functioning hospital has in house laboratory equipment including full chemistry, blood cell count, ECG, urinalysis, and fecal capabilities.
Job expectations include venipuncture, assisting during surgical and dental procedures including but not limited to anesthetic monitoring, administering injections, radiology, and execution of blood analysis machines. Applicants should be able to assist veterinarians in exam rooms and feel comfortable discussing education topics with clients. Applicants should be willing to learn exotic handling and medication techniques. Our clinic is affiliated with an outside emergency service so no night or weekend emergency work is required. Additional duties include interaction with clients and maintaining an organized and sanitary hospital environment.
Salary is negotiable based on experience and availability. Benefits include vacation time, 401K, and CE as applicable. Certified Veterinary Technician or equivalent experience preferred.
Established in 1989, our animal hospital services the greater Hattiesburg, Mississippi area. Our practice sees canine, feline, and exotic patients including reptiles, birds, and pocket pets. Newly built in 2011, we are a full-service animal hospital featuring the latest technology including dental radiology and endoscopy along with surgery, preventative medicine, diagnostic, and hospitalization techniques. The care and well-being of our patients is our utmost concern.