Veterinary Assistant

Little Falls, NJ
Full Time
Mid Level
Animal Eye Center of NJ is hiring a Full- Time Veterinary Assistant to join our Ophthalmology team!
A skilled Veterinary Ophthalmic Assistant provides key support to the technician and veterinarian staff.  Must be friendly, professional and courteous, and capable of handling several tasks at once with frequent interruptions.  Must be able to take direction from multiple staff members while adhering to training standards.

Shift Details = Monday – Friday, NO weekends or overnights.

About Animal Eye Center: Animal Eye Center of NJ is an AAHA-accredited facility that utilizes state-of-the-art equipment and gold-standard diagnostic methods to address all of our patients’ ophthalmic needs. We are known for quality care, communication, and compassion throughout the treatment process and our board-certified veterinary ophthalmologist maintains an admired reputation for medical excellence.
Located near New York City and within two hours of Philadelphia, AEC of NJ is close to the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, multiple beaches, and recreational areas.

Benefits of Working at AEC:
  • Competitive compensation which is based on skill level.
  • Generous benefit packages which include: - Multiple Benefit Plan Options - Medical - Dental - Vision - HSA & Flexible Spending Plan Options - Paid Time Off - 401k Match - Retirement Savings Plan - Uniform Allowance - Discounted Veterinary Service Benefits - CE Allowance - Life Insurance - Short & Long- Term Disability Options - Wellness Programs - and more!
  • Extensive training to all new (and existing) employees with our Learning & Development Trainers to advance their skills and career
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Being a part of a team of elite professionals who prioritize the needs of their patients

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Restraining of patients
  • Cleaning Kennels, Floors, etc.
  • Stocking the treatment areas
  • Laundry
  • Taking patients outside
  • Feeding patients
About You:
  • Able to work in a highly collaborative environment and commitment to develop long-term relationships with colleagues, clients, and community
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Positive outlook, a passion for providing the highest quality in patient care and the ability to deliver exceptional client service.
  • Must have worked or volunteered working with dogs and cats at a clinic, Humane Society, Kennel, or similar

Ethos Veterinary Health offers a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, vision, a 401k with employer match, and paid time off (including sick time) for all eligible employees.  The team can provide more information about compensation and benefits for your specific location during the process.  For positions based in Colorado, EVH provides eligible employees with paid sick and safe leave and public health emergency leave in accordance with the requirements of Colorado's Healthy Families and Workplaces Act.
Ethos Veterinary Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation.

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