Veterinarian Technician

Jordan Creek Animal Hospital

Healthcare | Full Time | Onsite | West Des Moines

Posted: 1/11/24

Job Description



We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated, full-time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)/Veterinary Nurse to join our growing team. We are looking for an exceptionally compassionate individual that possesses both strong interpersonal and technical skills. This individual will be expected to provide the highest level of service and outstanding care to the clients and patients of our hospital.

Our ideal candidate must possess the following attributes:

Must be extremely friendly, outgoing, and have strong communication skills.

Be dependable, flexible, and enjoy working in a team environment.

Strives for client service that well exceeds expectations.

The ability to welcome new ideas and is continuously open to learning new objectives.

Responsibilities include:

· Assisting veterinarians in surgery and exam rooms

· Performing dental cleanings

· Monitoring patient vitals and record keeping associated with surgical procedures

· Placing IV catheters

· Taking digital radiographs, both full-body and dental

· Performing diagnostic tests including in-house labs

· Collecting blood samples

· Filling prescriptions

· Communicating directly with clients

· Answering a multi-line phone system

· Checking patients in/out for surgical procedures

· Maintaining detailed patient records

About us:

Jordan Creek Animal Hospital is an established 6 doctor, AAHA-Accredited general practice in West Des Moines, with a strong emphasis on preventive medicine and client service. We have an enthusiastic and friendly team of individuals who are genuinely interested in outstanding service and quality care for our clients and their pets.

Standard business hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM and Saturday 7:30 AM-1:00 PM

Full-Time Benefits include:

Paid time off

Paid holidays (6 Main)

401(k) retirement plan including 4% employer matching with no vesting schedule

Paid uniforms

Pet discounts

Employee paid group health insurance options including both vision and dental.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 - $21.00 per hour


10 hour shift
8 hour shift
Day shift
Weekends as needed

Veterinary Technician Certification (Required)
Work Location: In person

Deadline to Apply 12/31/24


3401 EP True Parkway




401(k) matching
Employee discount
Flexible schedule
Health insurance
Paid time off

Travel Required

Resume Required


Contact Person

Lauren Wickham

Deadline to Apply 12/31/24

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