PART-TIME VETERINARY ASSISTANT
The Chesapeake Humane Society is seeking friendly, compassionate candidates for a part-time (approximately 14 hours per week) Veterinary Assistant position. The Veterinary Assistant must be able to safely and humanely restrain pets for medical procedures, clean and sanitize veterinary equipment, and conduct educational conversations with clients regarding vaccinations, post-operative care, etc. The ideal candidate will have experience in the veterinary field, especially as an assistant in a surgical setting, and strong customer service skills.
This position requires the ability to work between 7 am and 5 pm, Tuesday through Friday. Candidates must have a high school diploma, valid driver’s license, and the ability to lift up to 40 lbs. All CHS staff must demonstrate willingness to discuss euthanasia and open-admission sheltering in a non-judgmental, non-confrontational, fact-based manner. Interested individuals should submit a resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org.