Veterinary Technician / Assistant

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P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center in Camden is seeking highly motivated, mature, responsible veterinary assistant / veterinary technician for busy animal shelter. Must have a passion for animal welfare, possess good communication skills, be a self-starter, computer literate, possess time management skills and be a team player. This position will provide the successful applicant the opportunity to rotate all the job responsibilities within the shelter from assisting with shelter visitors find their new pet to assisting in surgery. Priority will be given to certified applicants. Previous experience in executing treatment plans for small animal patients, inducing and prepping patients for surgery, monitoring through anesthesia and recovery, cleaning and maintaining surgical instrument packs, assisting in exam rooms, and maintaining accurate electronic medical record notes is a plus. Starting pay will be commensurate with experience. This is a full time position with weekend shifts required. Typical hours are 8:00am – 4:30pm. P.A.W.S. is a private nonprofit animal shelter. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to jobs@pawsadoption.org. No phone calls please.