VETERINARY ASSISTANT

The Humane Society of Sedona has an immediate opening for an experienced full-time Veterinary Assistant. Join a team of positive hardworking staff and volunteers dedicated to helping animals.

Job Summary:
The Veterinary Assistant is responsible for intake exams of incoming animals, administration of scheduled medications, staff and volunteer training on limiting disease transmission, medical related data entry and record keeping, euthanasia as needed, and all aspects of the vet clinic, including surgery scheduling, prep, and assistance, ordering supplies, and cleaning. Ensures standards of sanitation are adhered and protocols are followed.

 

Required Qualifications:
• Minimum of 2 years experience as a Veterinary Assistant.
• High School Diploma or equivalent.
• Strong dog and cat handling skills.
• Must be skilled in drawing blood, vaccination, surgical assisting techniques, administering medication.
• Must be able to multi-task and work well under pressure.
• Computer literate in a Windows environment.
• Ability to utilize effective problem solving/decision making skills.
• Ability to communicate effectively.
• Excellent customer service and a high degree of empathy in interacting with pet owners.
• Excellent interpersonal skills. Must enjoy working with people including staff, volunteers, and the public.
• High-degree of integrity and accountability, as well as a desire to carry out the HSS’s mission,
• Willingness to be flexible with schedule and days off when necessary

 

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience working at an animal shelter.
• Experience working with PetPoint animal shelter software.
• Associates degree for Veterinary Technician.

 

Schedule:
Hours: To Be Determined
Days: Schedule to include Mondays & Tuesdays

 

Please send resume and cover letter to agates@humanesocietyofsedona.org or call #928.282.4679.

VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR

The Humane Society of Sedona has an immediate opening for a part time Volunteer Coordinator. Join a team of positive hardworking staff and volunteers dedicated to helping animals.

Job Summary:
The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for the volunteer department including recruitment, orientation, scheduling, and tracking hours of the volunteers who assist the Humane Society of Sedona (HSS) shelter and thrift store staff.

 

Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, communication or related field
• Prior experience as volunteer coordinator for public or nonprofit employer
• Prior experience creating and implementing volunteer programs and training
• Excellent customer service and communication skills
• Must be able to multi-task and work well under pressure.
• Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
• Must possess a genuine passion for animals and their welfare.
• Be willing and able to pass a background check
• Proficient in Word and Excel, preferred experience using Vogistics or GiftWorks
 

Schedule:
Hours: To Be Determined

 

Please send resume and cover letter to agates@humanesocietyofsedona.org or call #928.282.4679.

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