BluePearl Veterinary Assistant - Surgery in Blaine, Minnesota
Veterinary Assistant - Surgery
BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Blaine, MN is now hiring an ambitious Veterinary Assistant to join our busy Surgery department. As a Surgery Veterinary Assistant you will be cleaning, wrapping and sterilizing packs, cleaning and prepping surgery suites, as well as aiding technicians in appointments, discharges, surgical prep and more!
Do you work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment?
Would your peers describe you as patient, respectful, and compassionate?
Are you eager to make a difference for animals and provide premier patient care?
If you answered “yes” to these questions, we want to hear from you!
We will be moving to a brand new hospital in Arden Hills next month!
Our Blaine BluePearl hospital is seeking a Veterinary Assistant for our Surgery department. If you have been looking for a way to advance your career, make sure to check us out!
As a BluePearl Surgery Veterinary Assistant:
You compassionately, calmly and gently approach and handle our patients according to safety protocols and our core values.
You properly clean and sterilize surgical instruments.
You set-up surgical suites and prepare supplies for surgical procedures.
You assist with taking radiographs, properly restrain patients for procedures, and run labwork in our in-house analyzers
You understand our hospital estimates and can clearly present and explain them to our clients.
You obtain vitals signs including: accurately obtaining heart, pulse rate, CRT, mucous membrane, temperature, respiratory rate and effort.
You have a passion for mentoring and training other co-workers.
You have patience and empathy to address client concerns.
You keep the hospital clean and stocked.
You prepare medications for discharge with concise directions for our clients.
We are searching for a Veterinary Assistant who...
Has a High School Diploma/GED.
Has at least two years of experience working as a Vet Assistant or has graduated from an accredited veterinary technician program
BluePearl Vet Partners is the next step in your career.
Health, vision, dental, life, and pet insurance packages.
PTO accrual with flexible work schedules.
Opportunities for mentorship and training to continue to learn and grow.
Access to 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances.
Referral bonus program.
Member of Mars Petcare Family.
BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.