veterinary Assistant

Iowa Humane Alliance

Cedar Rapids, IA Animal Care & Veterinary $25,000 to $26,000 yearly
Iowa Humane Alliance is a mission driven, non-profit organization that focuses on high-volume, low-cost, best practice quality spay and neuter surgeries. Iowa Humane Alliance’s regional clinic is the first clinic of its kind in Iowa. We routinely accomplish our primary goal of performing 40-45 surgeries per day and have spayed or neutered over 50,000 animals since 2013.
We are an ambitious team that prides ourselves in providing top-notch care in an efficient manner throughout a bustling workday. If you enjoy a quick paced routine and have the following abilities or want to learn as you go, we would love to meet with you:
  •        Knowledge of animal behavior and practical experience with feral cats, fractious dogs, and restraining pets.
  •        Familiar with vaccine protocols and can administer an injection.
  •        Attention to detail, which involves, the ability to observe and calculate a patient’s heart and respiration rate.
  •        Monitoring patients prior to anesthesia, during surgery and throughout recovery.  
  •        Preparation of patients for surgery including, shaving and cleaning of surgical field.
  •        Cleaning and disinfecting of the holding cages, surgical suite, preparation station, and common clinic areas.
  •        Scrubbing instruments and preparing surgical packs to be sterilized.
Iowa Humane Alliance takes a nonjudgmental approach when networking with animal welfare organizations, municipal shelters, rescues, and private individuals. This, along with practicing our core values every day, has made Iowa Humane Alliance a successful and quickly growing organization. We provide stellar customer service and superb patient care every step of the way.

Application Instructions:

Please provide a resume and brief description stating why you would like to work at Iowa Humane Alliance. 

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veterinary Assistant

Iowa Humane Alliance

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Job ID: 68435

Posted 15 days ago

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