Seeking experienced full-time Veterinary Assistant at the Animal Protective Foundation. Must enjoy and be skilled at excellent customer service, a self-starter, compassionate, problem-solver, positive, and fun.
The Veterinary Assistant is responsible for assisting in daily care of all spay and neuter clinic surgical patients, assisting doctors and veterinary technicians with pre-, peri-, and post-operative care of patients, cleaning, and training others to utilize our patient care protocols. The Veterinary Assistant is also responsible for helping the Shelter Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) enter in medical records to the computer system, medicate animals, help LVT perform exams/ treatments/diagnostics on shelter animals and help to organize/clean working areas. The VA will also be asked to help provide positive animal handling when necessary and be required to be flexible to many job duties throughout the shelter.
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Veterinarian – PT
Looking for something different? Interested in making a positive impact on the pets of our community? Are you a team member who values collaboration and a supportive learning culture? Do you enjoy hard work, while still appreciating getting home in time for dinner? The APF wants you to join our veterinary team as our Part-Time Veterinarian! This position will work in coordination with our veterinary team to complete spay/neuter surgeries for shelter and publicly owned pets through our Community Spay/Neuter Clinic, as well as contributing to the exceptional veterinary care our shelter pets receive. The APF provides a full-spectrum of diagnostics and treatments for in-shelter pets to ensure they are happy and healthy prior to going home with their adoptive families. Our community services, including low-cost spay/neuter and vaccination clinics, are a vital service to meet our vision of a community where all companion animals are loved, respected and receive exceptional care. High-Volume spay/neuter training will be made available to the successful candidate! This position will average 20-25 hours per week, with a similar amount of time spent in both the Community Clinic and the Shelter.
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Licensed Veterinary Technician – Spay/Neuter Clinic
We are seeking an experienced New York State Licensed Veterinary Technician, with two years of experience in a clinic setting. The successful candidate is responsible for daily care of all surgical patients at our spay and neuter clinic, assisting doctors and veterinary assistants with pre-, peri- and post-operative care of patients, general cleaning and training others to utilize our patient care protocols.
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Animal & Client Care Specialist
The APF is seeking a compassionate and energetic individual for our part-time Animal and Client Care Specialist (ACCS) position! The ACCS provides care, attention and positive living environments for the dogs, cats and small animals residing in our shelter and assist in vital operations such as client communications, completing intakes and adoptions and other client services. The successful candidate will be ready to jump in to help with morning animal care, dog walking, socialization and enrichment of pets, greeting and counseling clients among other duties! Individuals must be able to work well as part of a team and have the ability to take initiative to complete tasks independently. The APF is very proud of the standards of care and excellent customer service upheld by the Animal Welfare Team – this position will be vital in continuing this great work! The animals need care each day of the week, so weekend and holiday hours are required. We hope to hear from you soon!
High School diploma and animal handling experience required. Customer service experience preferred. Weekend and holiday hours required. This position is part time (approximately 32-hours a week).
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To apply, please email your cover letter, resume, and telephone or email contact information for three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail them to:
Animal Protective Foundation
Attn: Gina Lamagna
53 Maple Avenue
Glenville, NY 12302
Application materials will be reviewed upon receipt and hiring will take place as soon as great candidates have been identified.
The Animal Protective Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, familial status, genetic information, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, prior arrest record, or prior criminal conviction.