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Veterinary Assistant
Glades Pike Veterinary Hospital is building our team. Located in Somerset, Pennsylvania, we are a BRAND NEW, full-service veterinary hospital. Our ideal team will consist of compassionate and service-oriented animal lovers who all contribute equally to provide excellent medical care to our highly-valued patients and clients. We are looking for a team member with a big heart for animals, who has strong computer skills, is able to multi task and enjoys working with people. The position is more than cleaning cages or answering phones. It is a career centered on service to others. Our primary goal is to build, maintain and promote trust and confidence in the capabilities of the Glades Pike Veterinary Care Team.

The most important skills our team members have include positive attitudes, enthusiasm, excellent listening skills, ability to learn and integrate knowledge quickly to solve problems and help educate clients so they can make informed decisions about their pet’s care. Our team shares all basic kennel responsibilities as well as assisting with appointments, assisting with surgeries, nursing duties for sick and injured pets, assisting with emergencies, basic reception duties such as speaking to prospective new clients, answering our multi-line phone system and keeping the appointment schedule flowing efficiently. Previous experience in a veterinary clinic is preferred, but not required.

Veterinary Technician

Glades Pike Veterinary Hospital is building our team. Located in Somerset, Pennsylvania, we are a BRAND NEW, full-service veterinary hospital. Our ideal team will consist of compassionate and service-oriented animal lovers who all contribute equally to provide excellent medical care to our highly valued patients and clients. We are looking for a team member with a big heart for animals, who has strong computer skills, is able to multi task and enjoys working with people.

Responsibilities:

  • Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients.
  • Assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow.
  • Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state’s Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians.
  • Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice management system, Improved
  • Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts.
  • Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs.
  • Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.

Additionally, the most important skills our team members have include positive attitudes, enthusiasm, excellent listening skills, ability to learn and integrate knowledge quickly to solve problems and help educate clients so they can make informed decisions about their pet’s care. Our team shares all basic hospital responsibilities. Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) is required.

Veterinary Receptionist

Glades Pike Veterinary Hospital is building our team. Located in Somerset, Pennsylvania, we are a BRAND NEW, full-service veterinary hospital. Our ideal team will consist of compassionate and service-oriented animal lovers who all contribute equally to provide excellent medical care to our highly-valued patients and clients. We are looking for a team member with a big heart for animals, who has strong computer skills, is able to multi-task and enjoys working with people. YOU will be the first face our clients see in our new office!

Responsibilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written Communication Skills to expertly assist pet owners
  • A down to earth demeanor – we work hard but like to have fun while we do it!
  • Prior experience providing superior service both in person & over the phone is required
  • Exceptional Organizational Skills
  • The ability to thrive in times of change and growth – we are in an exciting period of transformation and are in search of a team member ready to dive in and help make it happen!
  • Initiative & Accountability. We will value the skills you possess and ideas you bring to the team!

Additionally, the most important skills our team members have include positive attitudes, enthusiasm, excellent listening skills, ability to learn and integrate knowledge quickly to solve problems and help educate clients so they can make informed decisions about their pet’s care. Our team shares all basic hospital responsibilities. Prior customer service and reception experience is preferred, and even better if it was in a veterinary or medical office.

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Proudly caring for the pets of the Laurel Highlands and beyond.

It is our mission to partner with our clients to nurture and preserve the human-animal bond by providing compassionate, expert, and affordable veterinary care from your pet's first adventure throughout a long and healthy life.

Contact

Phone: 814-444-6809
Fax: 814-444-6843
Email: info@gladespikevet.com

Location

917 W. Main St.
Somerset, PA 15501

Hours

Mon - Fri: 8 AM - 6 PM
Sat: 9 AM - 12 PM
Sun: Closed

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