Careers at Sarasota Animal Hospital
We always accept employment applications for animal and veterinary assistants, and receptionists. If we are not hiring when we receive your application, we keep applications on file for six months. If you have a love for animals, positive and energetic attitude and superior customer service skills, then Sarasota Animal Hospital is the place for you!
What are we looking for in a team member?
The main characteristics of our team members are friendliness, attention to detail, competency, dependability, flexibility, character, honesty and a love for animals and people. Experience is helpful but not necessary. We consider the above characteristics most important; we can’t change your personality but we can teach you skills.
Why join our team?
We encourage a fun environment where team members enjoy working together. Respect for each other across the organization is paramount. At our hospital, you will be treated with respect and care, and the same will be expected in return. Tangible benefits include employee discounts, medical insurance (after a specified waiting period) for full-time employees, a retirement plan (waiting period applies), competitive salaries, and flexibility in scheduling.
Client Care Specialist
These are individuals who are responsible for client communication, customer service, as well as product and/or service descriptions to clients, maintaining complete and thorough medical records.
Animal Care Specialist
These are individuals who are trained to take care of our boarding animals, assist the veterinary assistants and groomer during procedures, and maintaining the cleanliness of our kennel/hospital facilities.
Veterinary Technicians (Certified)
These are trained individuals who assist the veterinarian in surgery, perform some procedures such as blood pulling, lab tests, client education, dental cleanings under supervision and taking x-rays. We prefer trained certified veterinary technicians for this position.
These are individuals who assist the veterinarian, take care of hospitalized patients, perform some lab tests, aid in exam rooms, perform x-rays, documentation of medical history, filling prescriptions and client education.
All positions will assist in answering telephones and keeping the hospital in spotless condition. Training for all positions will be provided (experience not necessary for Veterinary Assistants and CSAs).