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Hiring a dedicated Veterinary Assistant in Mound, MN.

Hiring a dedicated Veterinary Assistant in Mound, MN.
Date Posted: September 6, 2023

Westonka Veterinary Hospital in Mound and Lake Minnetonka Pet Wellness Center in Wayzata are looking for a dedicated Veterinary Assistant to join our team. Previous experience is wonderful. We are also very willing to train the right individual.

Our Veterinary Assistants play an important role supporting our Veterinary Technicians and Doctors. You will be a team member of a small animal hospital that is committed to dogs and cats having a stress-free experience with us. We have Fear Free professionals on staff and our hospital has been designated a Cat Friendly Practice. Our hospitals are committed to a respectful and supportive culture where our Assistants are encouraged to grow and improve.

We do hold weekly team meetings on Wednesday mornings from 8am-10am. Meeting attendance is mandatory for this position. Only applicants with availability during these times will be considered.


Our ideal candidate will possess these qualities:

–          People oriented, gentle with pets, comfortable working in a fast paced environment, works well independently or with a team and communicates effectively with coworkers for an optimal workplace


–          Competitive wages based on experience/education** $16.00-$18.00

–          Tuition reimbursement is available

–          PTO – Vacation pay

–          Holiday pay for 6 major holidays

–          Health, Dental, Life, STD, accident, FSA Insurance

–          IRA w/3% match

–          Uniform Allowance

–          Paid CE and CE PTO Allowance

**If you don’t have previous professional experience working with animals, please provide a cover letter with details about your personal experience with pets or any other relevant information for consideration.

Additional Details

Clinic Name: Westonka Animal Hospital
Street Address: 2125 Commerce Blvd.
City: Mound
State: Minnesota
ZIP: 55364
Contact First Name: Melissa
Contact Last Name: Weber
Contact Phone: 651-287-3323
Minimum Education Required: High School Diploma/GED
Minimum Experience: Previous experience is wonderful, but we are willing to train the right person.
Benefits: 401K / IRA, PTO, Holiday Pay, Uniform Allowance, Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance, Continuing Education
Position Available: Veterinary Assistant
Hourly/Salary Range: $16-$18
Contract? No
Designation: Full Time
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