Animal Hospital of Chetk/North (Rice Lake)

941 24 1/2 Street
Chetek, WI 54728

(715)859-6650

www.animalhospitalofchetek.com

Healthy Pet Animal Hospitals are currently seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our fantastic team at all three locations (Chetek, Rice Lake, and Altoona). Please help us provide high quality veterinary care in a fun and friendly environment.

 

Certified Veterinary Technician or Experienced Veterinary Assistant - Altoona, Chetek, and Rice Lake

Healthy Pet Animal Hospitals are looking to add a full time certified veterinary technicians to our team at all three locations. Our Certified Technicians are the backbone of our practice, and we demand a lot from them. Our Technicians are not glorified animal restrainers, you will use all of your skills from venipuncture, running our in house laboratory, taking digital radiographs, utilizing digital dental radiographs, assisting with surgery, helping with our exotic patients, and even assisting with chemotherapy. Not sure about any of those tasks? We are more than happy to train people in. 

Please note that we have a lot of fun at work; those without a good sense of humor should not apply.

All full time employees are eligible for our Health Care Plan, where we cover 100% of the premiums. CVT's are given a $500 dollar stipend every  year for CE credits. The Hospital will pay for your license renewal. After 1 year the hospital will contribute 3% to your 401K (we will help you create one if needed). 10 days of PTO are given after 3 months, with 1.5 additional days given each year of employment. A maximum of 15 PTO days are given to full time technicians, and 12 days are given to part time technicians.

Technicians at the Animal Hospital of Chetek perform all the following tasks:


Appointment check in

Answer phones/scheduling

Restraint
Nail Trims
Administration of oral, SC, IM, and IV medications
Venipuncture
IV Catheter Placement
Digital Radiography (including digital dental radiographs)
Ultrasound Prep
In House blood chemistry
Heartworm and Fecal testing
Surgical preparation
Surgical assistance

Anesthetic Monitoring

We can teach those that are not familiar with digital radiographs, electronic medical records, and ultrasound; however comfort and competence in surgical assistance and drug calculations is a must.

Hours: Average 38 hours /week scheduled, most will go an hour or so over their scheduled hours.
Hours and days available include Monday through Friday 7:30 - 5:30, with one weekday off per week. All weekdays include a 1 hour lunch break taken between 12-1 or 1-2. We also work every 3rd Saturday from 8am to 2pm. 

Pay is based on experience and skill. All employees will earn between 16 - 22/hr. 


If you are interested please send a resume and cover letter to healthypetchetek@gmail.com

Kennel Assistant - Healthy Pet Altoona 

Healthy Pet Altoona is looking for an individual to help us care for animals and keep our hospital clean.

Job Duties include: Laundry, General cleaning and mopping, walking dogs, and helping to care for sick and injured animals. And yes, you will get to play with puppies and kittens on occasion. 

Hours: are Monday - Friday 4/4:30 pm - 6/6:30 pm and one Saturday a month from 8am - 2pm.  

Many of our current assistants and technicians started off by working in our kennels. This is great job for those looking to get started in this field. We will teach you to safely restrain animals, draw up vaccinations, administer medications, and much more. 

Earn 15/hr while helping animals and learning how to care for them 

If interested please send a resume and or cover letter to healthypetaltoona@gmail.com