• Posted: Oct 2019
    Smarter Than Your Dog, Anacortes, WA
    Part-time Doggy Daycare/Boarding Kennel Position (weekends)
    Email: Kelly @ smarterthanyourdog@gmail.com or call 360-293-2155

    Looking for an applicant who has some dog knowledge and experience. Part time work available in the daycare, but most importantly, need to fill a weekend shift in boarding. This is a unique position from the standpoint that the person must be very trustworthy since they will be working alone on weekends. This applicant  will complete dog intakes and disposition; this includes care documentation, taking payment and documenting in our computer software system, Gingr. This person will feed and administer medications. Many of our boarding dogs attend daycare. During the hours of 9:30  am to 2:00 pm dogs are brought from their boarding suite into the daycare to join a pack. As you know it is important to understand dog social ques early and how to manage group dynamics in a dog pack. A very large part of this job are cleaning duties. The weekday hours may vary, but the weekend hours are Sunday from 6:30 am to 3:00 pm. If the person is a match and they are looking for Saturdays as well, this may be a possibility too. Essentially work hours could be as little as 8.5 to 25 hours. 
     
    Posted: October 2019
    Whatcom Veterinary Hospital, Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant
     (Ferndale, WA)

    Whatcom Veterinary Hospital is hiring for a full time Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant. The ideal candidate would be able to work both independently and as a team player; have formal training and/or experience as a Veterinary Technician or Assistant. We are looking for an individual who is highly motivated, compassionate, dedicated, and is detail orientated. The applicant must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, and provide his or her own transportation. Must be able to work some weekend shifts (Saturday mornings). Licensure is preferred but not required.

    Position duties include but are not limited to:
    • Technical assistance in diagnostic and treatment modalities common in a small animal practice.
    • Assisting Veterinarians with routine patient appointments and procedures.
    • Understand how to safely restrain and work with animals, primarily dogs and cats.
    • Communicating effectively with Veterinarians and other hospital staff
    • Apply hospital standards that keep pets and staff members safe.

    Benefits Available to staff members:
    • Uniform allowance
    • Medical, Dental and Vison Insurance available to full time employees
    • 401K and Life Insurance
    • Yearly CE allowance for licensed staff
    • Wage DOE

    At our hospital we strive to have an energetic, fun and safe work environment. We value positive energy and people who are highly motivated to contribute to the success of our team. Apply in person or send a cover letter and resume’ to Whatcom Veterinary Hospital, PO Box 309, 5610 Barrett Ave., Ferndale, WA., 98248.