Cresskill Animal Hospital is seeking a friendly and dedicated Veterinary Assistant/Kennel Attendant to join our hospital team. The position plays an integral role in providing excellent care to our patients as well as providing outstanding customer service to our clients. This is a full-time position with a flexible schedule – though rotating evening and Saturday shifts will be required.
Veterinary Assistant responsibilities include animal restraint, taking phone calls, greeting clients, assisting the veterinarians, pharmacy duties, and handling medical records.
Kennel Attendant duties may include walking dogs (both hospitalized and boarding), cleaning dog runs/cages and cat cages (in both the kennel and hospital areas), feeding pets in the kennel, and maintaining the overall cleanliness of the kennel area.
Top priority will be given to applicants with experience working in a veterinary hospital however we are willing to train the right applicant. Candidates must have experience in a customer service environment. This position requires someone that is excellent at handling difficult situations with tact and diplomacy. A caring and compassionate attitude is required of all members of our team.
We reward our employees with a great hourly rate, career growth potential, health insurance, 401(k), vacation, training and more.
If you are interested in joining our team please contact Debra Cirlincione, Regional Manager, at email@example.com.