BluePearl Seasonal Veterinary Assistant in Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Seasonal Veterinary Assistant
Eden Prairie BluePearl Referal + Emergency Pet Hospital is hiring!
BluePearl Referal + Emergency Pet Hospital located in Eden Prairie, MN is seeking an energetic, friendly, and compassionate individual to join our team as a seasonal Veterinary Assistant.
Our hospital is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and we are considered an essential business. We are committed to providing the communities we serve with comprehensive, compassionate veterinary care. All of our associates are dedicated to accomplishing our mission: Enriching lives through remarkable care for pets.
Full-time evening hours available. This is a temporary position that may have the opportunity to turn into long term employment.
Previous veterinary experience not required. We will provide comprehensive training.
Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Sanitizing/maintaining kennels, exam rooms, and common areas.
Safely transporting pets to and from their owner's vehicles.
Answering phone calls and directing calls to the appropriate department.
Providing our clients with updates on their pet(s) health via phone, text message, or photo.
Assisting our clients and their pet(s) through the check-in and check-out process.
Safely restraining patients for treatments and procedures.
Other responsibilities as necessary.
Skills, knowledge, and abilities required:
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must be a team player with a positive, can-do attitude.
Excellent communication skills – written and verbal.
Must be attentive, dependable, and adaptable.
Our passion is pets. We offer Trupanion pet insurance and discounts to our associates for pet treatments, procedures, and food. You can also bring your dog to work with you.
We encourage you to grow with us. Our technicians are leveled by their skillset and move up in level as they gain more skills and experience. We are focused on developing our associates into leaders through talent development programs and leadership workshops. As a member of Mars Veterinary Health, our associates have endless opportunities to advance in his/her career.
In order to transform and lead the industry through innovative quality medicine and care, we understand the importance of continuous learning. We offer annual continuing education allowance, free continuing education sessions, our own BluePearl University for training, and our clinicians have access to over 2,000 medical journals.
We promote a family-like culture in our hospitals. We are all in this together. We believe in working together to lead the industry by enriching lives through remarkable care for pets.
We value your health and well-being as an associate by providing you with the following:
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance options.
Flexible work schedules.
Time to reset, rewind, and reflect through our paid time off and floating holiday plans.
A regional licensed social worker who can provide guidance, advice, and tips/tricks on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle while working in a fast-paced emergency and specialty care environment.
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 you will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, 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.