Veterinary Rehab Aid
This is a newly created position in our busy veterinary rehabilitation service in Waltham. MSPCA-Angell West is looking for applicants who have experience in animal handling to provide Angell-West’s patients with excellent rehabilitation and customer services.
Our Rehabilitation Aides support the Veterinary Physical Therapist by assisting with handling and proper care of patients during exams as well as procedures and ensures the overall care and comfort of our patients. Some of the daily responsibilities of this position include assisting the Physical Therapist with performing therapeutic manipulations and exercises, including patient swim sessions as well as overall monitoring of patients and ensuring their care and comfort. In addition, maintenance and upkeep of patient swimming pool and daily stocking and cleaning of work areas, including laundry.
We are looking for applicants who are able to effectively communicate, orally and in writing, basic clinical information regarding services to our clients.
We have a competitive salary - which is commensurate with education and experience. Our compensation package includes health, dental and life insurance, 403(b), tuition reimbursement, uniforms, paid holidays and vacation, employee discounts for pet health care, pet food and free parking!
A minimum of A High School Diploma
Animal handling experience preferred (please detail your animal handling experience in you cover letter).
To apply please go to our career web-site at http://www.mspca.org/about-us/job-opportunities.html