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Veterinary Assistant / Veterinary Technician

About Us:

Leo’s Pet Care is a two-doctor small animal practice that promotes responsible pet health care to the northern Indianapolis/Carmel area. Our by appointment-only scheduling consists of annual health exams and vaccinations, routine testing, and mostly non-emergency surgeries. Our small tight-knit “family” at Leo’s takes pride in our consistent, efficient and educational approach to our exam structure, giving our clients (and patients) more value for their time. We are currently seeking to add to our Leo’s Pet Care team so we can continue to provide exceptional pet care services to our growing client base. If you have a passion for pet care as well as client education and understand the importance of a good sense of humor needed in vet medicine, then we would love to hear from you!

Daily Duties:

  • Ability to safely restrain both canine and feline patients
  • Physically able to lift up to 40lbs solo or assist in group lift weight over 100lbs
  • Great client communication skills
  • Answer phone calls and schedule appointments
  • Confident in the role of both Vet tech/assistant and customer service representative
  • Understanding of routine pet care (vaccine scheduling, heartworm and flea prevention, etc.)
  • Proficient with computers
  • Accurate medical record keeping (AVImark experience preferred)
  • Blood draws / IV catheter placement
  • Anesthetic induction and monitoring
  • Canine and feline nail trims and ear cleanings
  • Filling medication and prescription food requests
  • Stock incoming inventory items and notify the clinic manager of low supplies
  • Daily cleaning and upkeep of the clinic
  • Other duties as needed

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 1-2 years experience preferred
  • A High School diploma or GED required

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • 4-day work week
  • Employee discount on pet care
  • Closed on weekends and holidays
  • Company match retirement plan after 2 years of continued employment

Job Type:

  • Full-time / Part-time

Schedule:

  • Clinic hours are Monday – Friday 8a - 6p
  • The position will require only 4 days/week for full time

For more information on our team, practice, and services, please visit us at leospetcare.com. If you are interested in the vet assistant or technician position, please submit a resume to [email protected]. Do not contact the hospital directly.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $20.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Employee discount
  • Retirement plan

Schedule:

  • 10-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Veterinary experience: 1 year (Required)
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