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Ellison Drive Animal Hospital

Ellison Drive Animal Hospital Veterinarian: Dr. Lori Curd, DVM Our dedicated doctors, veterinary technicians, groomers and caretakers have been serving the needs of San Antonio’s pet owners for more than 20 years.

During this time we have built up an outstanding reputation for compassionate care, skilled veterinary procedures and surgeries and a top-notch animal clinic and pet boarding facility. Our veterinarian team are friendly, highly-trained, and absolutely love working with animals of all kinds. We treat each and every animal that comes through our doors with the same compassion we would show to our ow

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Ellison Drive Animal Hospital
We are currently seeking to hire a full-time Veterinary Technician to join our dynamic team and become part of a practice that is committed to upholding the highest standard of veterinary care and customer service.

Who we are
As we continue to grow, our team has the opportunity to work at one of our two locations that offers full service veterinary care, professional grooming/bathing and boarding for pets. We serve our pet parents and their critters with individualized care plans that will extend the bond between them and their pets. Our knowledge and care are the key to our pet patient’s health.

Overview, Responsibilities and Duties
The Veterinary Technician is the doctor’s primary medical support person. This position helps to assist our doctors throughout patient visits including examination, diagnosis, and treatment plans. They are also client advocates, ensuring the client’s needs and concerns are always addressed. A suitable candidate for the Veterinary Technician position must be a team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment as well as be proficient at multi-tasking efficiently and accurately.
• Provide compassionate care to patients.
• Perform all duties in accordance with practice medical policies and procedures.
• Prepare and maintains the exam rooms and treatment areas.
• Assist our doctors with examinations including help with restraining pets when necessary.
• Assist our doctors with medical and surgical procedures including patient prep, administering anesthesia; monitoring patients during surgery and recovery; and administering fluids.
• Give injections and administer oral medications in accordance with practice policy.
• Admit and discharge patients on the doctor's orders, ensuring that patients are well handled and in a medically appropriate state.
• Counsel clients on various aspects of wellness care; explains dosage/purpose of medications; reinforces the proper care that should be followed at home; makes follow-up calls to clients.
• Understand usage and dosage for all prescription drugs and can readily explain them to the clients.
• Thoroughly clean all surgical materials after they are used; keeps the operating room properly stocked and prepared for surgery.
• Maintain accurate medical records.
• Assist other staff members when necessary.
• Understand and carries out oral and written directions well.
• Physical: Lifting and carrying animals (will be assisted by other staff members in lifting animals over 40lbs).
• Physical: Walk or stands for long hours.

Diagnostic Tools and Service Offered:
• Digital Radiograph
• Laser Therapy
• Dental Radiograph
• In house Top Technology Idexx Laboratory
• Overly Large Surgical Suite
• Overnight Pet Stay Facility
• Professional Grooming
• Ultrasound
• Routine and Orthopedic Surgery

Qualifications and Skills
• Professional etiquette
• Excellent Communication Skills
• Animal Restraint
• Surgical Assistance Experience
• Phlebotomy and Catheter Placement
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
• Excellent organizational and time management skills
• Ability to handle a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks based on importance
• Maintains positive, cooperative relationships with other team members.
• 2 Years Experience as a Veterinary Technician

Benefits of Working with Ellison Drive
• Paid Vacation
• Health Benefits
• Paid Continuing Education
• Employee Discount on Veterinary Services
• IRA Plan
Designated Employee Lounge area w/multiple amenities
• OVERALL BEING HAPPY AND ENJOYING WHAT YOU DO!

Interested in applying?
Please email your resume to [email protected]
Learn more about Ellison Drive Animal Hospital at www.ellisondrivevet.com.
Thank you for your interest and we look forward to hearing from you soon!

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Ellison Drive Animal Hospital
Who we are
As we continue to grow, our team has the opportunity to work at one of our two locations that offers full service veterinary care, professional grooming/bathing and boarding for pets. We serve our pet parents and their critters with individualized care plans that will extend the bond between them and their pets. Our knowledge and care are the key to our pet patient’s health.

Overview, Responsibilities and Duties
The Client Service Representative is the team’s frontline person and plays an essential role in maintaining practice organization. This position helps with greeting clients and their pets at the door and are the first friendly voice to handling all incoming phone calls. The Client Service Representatives position is demanding and busy and requires excellent communication skills, attention-to-detail and a friendly courteous manner at all times. A suitable candidate must be a team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment as well as be proficient at multi-tasking efficiently and accurately. They are outgoing, love animals, enjoy working with people, and always strive to provide excellent customer service.

• Meet and greet clients
• Check clients in and out
• Handle Payment Transactions
• Update and manage all client and patient medical records
• Answer phone, email and text inquiries about our hospital and patient care
• Learn basic veterinary terms to better manage incoming calls from clients
• Advocate for clients and their pets, ensuring client needs and concerns are addressed
• Perform general administrative duties

Qualifications and Skills
• Professional etiquette
• Welcoming and approachable manner
• Ability to handle a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks based on importance
• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Past experience in customer care required
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
• Excellent organizational and time management skills
• Veterinary Experience preferred but not required
• Capable of working 40 hours or more per week – Full-Time position

Benefits of Working with Ellison Drive
• Paid Vacation
• Health Benefits
• Paid Continuing Education
• Employee Discount on Veterinary Services
• IRA Plan
• OVERALL BEING HAPPY AND ENJOYING WHAT YOU DO!

Interested in applying?
Leave a voicemail if you would like to set up interview by calling 210-338-6792. Follow the instructions in the greeting.
Learn more about Ellison Drive Animal Hospital at www.ellisondrivevet.com.
Thank you for your interest and we look forward to hearing from you soon!

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Address

1424 S Ellison Dr, Ste 100
San Antonio, TX
78245

Opening Hours

Monday 7am - 6pm
Tuesday 7am - 6pm
Wednesday 7am - 6pm
Thursday 7am - 6pm
Friday 7am - 6pm

Telephone

(210) 670-8400

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We offer a wide variety of services to meet your pet's needs including: preventative medication, dental, anesthetic/surgical procedures, in-house/at-home treatment, professional grooming services, boarding, pharmacy, in-house laboratory, and a wide selection of Veterinary Prescription foods. Walk-Ins are welcome! Call 210-670-8400 or visit our website www.ellisondrive.com for more information.

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To take our practices to an entirely new level of excellence in Veterinary and Customer care. We will build our communication skills with new training, so we will achieve our goal and be the next new Hybrid Veterinary Clinic.

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Thank you so much to all the doctors and staff of Ellison Drive Animal Hosp. ❤️ You made such a difference in this day and age we live in and the passing of my 😇 Betty🐾 so much easier because of your caring and attentive staff. Much love from the Olmo and Cabello family to you all. 🐾🐾🐾
Check up and puppy shots for Gamora
Here’s our turtle, Turtle! A name couldn’t be agreed upon, so that’s what we ended up with. Straight to the point 🤣🐢
George is ready for his turn!
Big Bo is waiting for his vaccination!
Mildred is here for her exam!
sweet babies that get exceptional care @ Ellison.. THANKS !!
Thank you to the wonderful doctors and staff that always take care of my baby Ginger!!
Love taking my sweet boy where they care about him! 💕
A girl needs her floaty. Almost as "happy" as when she visits the Vet. 😜
Our Cammy received the best care here at Ellison Drive! Thank you for being professional, loving, and caring with our sweet girl ❤️🐶
Grizzly 💗