We are always glad to accept resumes from enthusiastic, hard-working, dependable, team oriented people who wish to join our team of veterinary healthcare professionals. We may have both full- time and/or part-time positions available. Employees may be qualified for supplemental healthcare/dental coverage, 401K plan, pet discounts, paid vacation, paid holidays and personal time off.

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Customer Service Representative

Sign-On Bonus for Candidates with Veterinary Experience!

2nd Street Animal Hospital is accepting applications for EXPERIENCED full/part time Receptionist/Customer Service Representative. We are AAHA Accredited, Fear-Free and Earth friendly. Pay rate dependent upon level of experience and negotiable.

Priority will be given to applicants with experience working in the veterinary industry. Customer service experience is required.

  • This position is responsible for managing multiple phone lines, booking appointments, greeting clients, processing payments and ensuring that the reception area is clean and presentable at all times.
  • Team work between all hospital employees is imperative. When everyone is doing their part efficiently it results in a comfortable and efficient working environment.
  • Candidates must have excellent skills in the following areas: client service, sales, communication and multi-tasking. We use Google Drive and many other programs to ensure easy documented communications between all team members.
  • We are looking for someone with a great attitude, outgoing personality, computer proficiency and excellent telephone and client communication skills. Most importantly, applicants must enjoy working as a team player in a compassionate, friendly, drama free environment. We are a veterinary practice that values and respects our patients, clients and team members. It is imperative that the applicant exhibits a high level of customer service which is essential to promoting a positive client experience. Our goal is to create positive memorable personalized experiences for our clients and their pets.
  • Candidates must be self-motivated.

Must be flexible in working hours which could include Saturdays (8:30am-4pm) and a combination of day and evening shifts.

If you love working with people as much as animals in a friendly, team-oriented environment, and are punctual, reliable, flexible and willing to learn, we’d love to meet you!

Please note that we will only respond to candidates that have submitted a full resume and meet the qualifications for this position. Email full resume and cover letter to info@2ndstreetvet.com

Benefits: • 401(k) • Dental insurance • Employee discount • Health insurance • Paid time off • Vision insurance

Veterinary Assistant

Sign-On Bonus for Candidates with Veterinary Experience!

2nd Street Animal Hospital, a AAHA AccreditedFear-FreeEco-Friendly, new beautiful state-of-the-art small animal / exotic pet veterinary hospital in the Northern Liberties section of Philadelphia, is seeking Experienced Veterinary Assistants.

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE VETERINARY ASSISTANCE EXPERIENCE YOUR RESUME WILL BE IMMEDIATELY REJECTED

We are a rapidly growing, full service veterinary hospital providing comprehensive wellness, medical diagnostic/treatment capabilities as well as routine and advanced soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. Urgent Care is also offered. Our staff has over 20 years exotic pet veterinary experience. Experience with exotic pets is helpful but not required. We will train assistants in all aspects of exotic pet care.

Applicants must be flexible in working hours which may include days, nights and Saturdays.

TEAM approach is essential in this practice. All staff are required to work as a TEAM which includes providing the highest compassionate care to patients as well over the top client communications. We expect every client to have a positive rewarding experience from the moment they enter the hospital until they leave and beyond.

We encourage an enjoyable, positive, TEAM ORIENTED, drama-free and fulfilling environment for our staff. Northern Liberties is one of the fastest growing area in Philadelphia. We are located in the heart of the business district surrounded by many different restaurants and social gathering areas. It’s a fun place to work inside and out of the hospital. Come join our team!!

Responsibilities:

  • Obtain and record patient histories.
  • Collect specimens and perform routine laboratory procedures and tests in hematology, biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology, urinalysis, and serology to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health problems.
  • Dispense and administer medications, vaccines, and treatments as prescribed by veterinarians.
  • Administer fluids and blood products as prescribed by the veterinarian.
  • Provide specialized nursing care for all hospitalized patients.
  • Prepare patients, instruments and equipment for surgery.
  • Assist in diagnostic, medical and surgical procedures using a range of high-tech diagnostic equipment including electrocardiographic, radiographic and ultrasound equipment, endoscopes, therapy lasers and thermal imaging equipment.
  • Take and process all digital radiographs.
  • Communicate with and educate owners in all aspects of veterinary care.
  • Maintain knowledge of preventative healthcare recommendations in order to answer client questions, provide education on vaccines, flea and heartworm products, and assist in marketing veterinary services from which their pet would benefit, such as a dental cleaning, senior wellness, diets, spay and neuter, etc.
  • Knowledgeable regarding related federal and state animal health laws and regulations including OSHA and DEA.
  • Regular attendance and timeliness are an essential function in order to fulfill the requirements of this position including scheduled hospital staff meetings
  • Strong communication and client service skills. Considerable tact and diplomacy is required. Ability to work with clients and patients in a professional, friendly, hospitable manner.
  • Work well with all team members and ensure that your actions support the hospital, the doctors, and the practice philosophy.

Excellent compensation and benefits for qualified individuals. Compensation will vary with level of veterinary assistant experience.

Benefits: • 401(k) • Dental insurance • Employee discount • Health insurance • Paid time off • Vision insurance, uniform allowance and more. Salary range $28,800-$32,600 for full time.

Please note that we will only respond to candidates that have submitted a full resume and meet the qualifications for this position. Email full resume and cover letter to info@2ndstreetvet.com

Certified Veterinary Technician

Sign-On Bonus for Candidates with Veterinary Experience!

 2nd Street Animal Hospital, a AAHA AccreditedFear-FreeEco-Friendly, state-of-the-art small animal / exotic pet veterinary hospital in the Northern Liberties section of Philadelphia, is seeking experienced CVT or new graduate veterinary technicians who are CVT eligible.

CVT certification or eligibility is required to be considered for employment

We are a full service veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical diagnostic/treatment capabilities as well as routine and advanced soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. Urgent Care is also offered. Our staff has over 30 yrs combined exotic pet veterinary experience. Experience with exotic pets is helpful but not required. We will train technicians in all aspects of exotic pet care. We are also heavily involved in the community and with many rescue groups.

Applicants must be flexible in working hours which may include days, nights and Saturday.

TEAM approach is essential in this practice. All staff are required to work as a TEAM which includes providing the highest compassionate care to patients as well over the top client communications. We expect every client to have a positive rewarding experience from the moment they enter the hospital until they leave and beyond.

We encourage an enjoyable, positive, drama-free and fulfilling environment for our staff. Northern Liberties is one of the fastest growing areas in Philadelphia with plans to significantly increase retail, restaurant and branding of the area. We are located in the heart of the business district surrounded by many different restaurants and social gathering areas. Its a fun place to work inside and out of the hospital and will just get better. Come join our team and enjoy working!!

Responsibilities:

  • Obtain and record patient histories.
  • Collect specimens and perform routine laboratory procedures and tests in hematology, biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology, urinalysis, and serology to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health problems.
  • Dispense and administer medications, vaccines, and treatments as prescribed by veterinarians.
  • Administer fluids and blood products as prescribed by the veterinarian.
  • Administer and monitor anesthesia under the direction of a veterinarian. Surgeries include routine as well as many non-routine orthopedic and soft tissue procedures.
  • Provide specialized nursing care for all hospitalized patients.
  • Prepare patients, instruments and equipment for surgery.
  • Assure that monitoring and support equipment such as anesthetic machines, cardiac monitors, scopes and breathing apparatus are in good working condition.
  • Assist in diagnostic, medical and surgical procedures using a range of high-tech diagnostic equipment including electrocardiographic, radiographic and ultrasonographic equipment, endoscopes, therapy lasers and thermal imaging equipment.
  • Take and process all digital radiographs.
  • Communicate with and educate owners in all aspects of veterinary care.
  • Maintain knowledge of preventative healthcare recommendations in order to answer client questions, provide education on vaccines, flea and heartworm products, and assist in marketing veterinary services from which their pet would benefit, such as a dental cleaning, senior wellness, diets, spay and neuter, etc.
  • Knowledgeable regarding related federal and state animal health laws and regulations including OSHA and DEA.
  • Regular attendance and timeliness are an essential function in order to fulfill the requirements of this position including scheduled hospital staff meetings
  • Strong communication and client service skills. Considerable tact and diplomacy is required. Ability to work with clients and patients in a professional, friendly, hospitable manner.
  • Work well with all team members and ensure that your actions support the hospital, the doctors, and the practice philosophy.

Excellent compensation and benefits for qualified individuals. Compensation will vary with level of veterinary technician experience.

Benefits: • 401(k) • Dental insurance • Employee discount • Health insurance • Paid time off • Vision insurance, uniform allowance and more. Salary range $42,000-$48,000

Please note that we will only respond to candidates that have submitted a full resume and meet the qualifications for this position. Email full resume and cover letter to info@2ndstreetvet.com