Great opportunity to work at an established and growing veterinary hospital in New Tampa. We are seeking enthusiastic, dependable, and team-orientated people to add to our existing team to provide high quality veterinary medical services and customer service.
Your duties as a receptionist would include, but not limited to: client education, answering multiple phone lines, client care, greeting clients and their pets, knowledge of veterinary protocols and products, cash and card transactions, and scheduling appointments. Duties may also include working in all areas of the hospital when needed.
This position is open to individuals who enjoy working with companion animals and their owners, in a professional, challenging and focused environment. Previous experience with companion animals is preferred. This position requires a commitment to work Saturdays and Mondays. A professional, mature, hardworking and an ability to work with others is required.
EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND/OR TRAINING: High School Diploma required. Minimum 1-2 year recent related experience preferred, but not required.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Individual will have extended periods of sitting, standing, stretching and bending. Must be able to lift 50 pounds, as will be lifting animals for examinations and surgeries.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Standard office and surgical/hospital environment, with exposure to hazardous chemicals, anesthetics and sharp objects. Potential of exposure to parasites and infectious diseases that can be carried and transmitted by animals.
Minimum 1-year Veterinary Experience preferred, but not required. If you do not have any veterinary clinic experience, please write a cover letter stating any pet care you’ve provided, even your own pets or volunteering to help us make a decision.