Since 2011, award-winning Eastown Veterinary Clinic has been providing Grand Rapids pets with the highest level of veterinary care and customer service. Our state-of-the-art veterinary clinic is a frequent "Best of the West" award winner, is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), and offers a comprehensive range of veterinary services for the finest in pet care.
Located just five minutes from Downtown Grand Rapids, Eastown is one of the oldest and most progressive business communities. Home to an eclectic mix of local businesses, one-of-a-kind shops, restaurants and entertainment that caters to the diverse community. Eastown is also pedestrian and bike friendly which makes it very accessible to all.
Come join our growing small animal hospital with 4 veterinarians and more than 20 support staff. We are seeking Licensed Veterinary Technicians with at least 1 year experience in low-stress handling, restraint of dogs & cats. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Duties will include client education, handling, blood draws, catheter placement, anesthesia, medication calculation, intubation, nail trims, dental cleaning and charting, surgical monitoring, radiology including dentistry, and providing compassionate care for our patients. A qualified applicant is an energetic, self-motivated, team-oriented, technically-competent individual who communicates well with great attention to detail. An ideal candidate will be seeking long-term employment with a desire to build lasting relationships with our clients and their pets. This is a busy practice and it requires one to maintain a positive and professional demeanor while multi-tasking under high pressured situations.
Our clinic utilizes our licensed technicians to the fullest, so great communication and technical skills are a must. We are open 6 days a week, so candidates must also be available to work some Saturday shifts. At least one year of professional experience working with animals is required.
Eastown Veterinary Clinic is an AAHA Accredited and Feline Friendly practice with Fear Free certified team members.
To apply for this position, please submit a copy of your resume and a personalized cover letter that describes how you are the perfect fit for our team. Be sure to let us know how your past experience, skill set, and personality would support your success in this field. We look forward to hearing from you! No phone calls please.
Experienced technicians or recent graduates are welcome to apply
Must possess a valid Veterinary Technician license in good standing with the state of Michigan
Minimum of 18 years old
Ability to: lift and carry animals and equipment up to 50 lbs., walk or stand for extended periods of time, frequently work in a bent position, come in contact with peanut butter
Ability to exhibit, and show a commitment to our Core Values:
Our Core Values include:
Being our Absolute Best
Providing Stellar Client and Patient Experiences
Efficient, Hardworking, Problem Solvers
Additional Salary Information: Our benefits include, but are not limited to:paid time off, veterinary discounts, uniform allowance, health insurance, and IRA. Salary will commensurate with experience.
About Eastown Veterinary Clinic
WELCOME to EASTOWN VETERINARY CLINIC!
As a community-focused veterinarian in Grand Rapids, MI, we offer a new level of full-service
veterinary medicine at our facility in Eastown (Grand Rapids, MI). The staff here at Eastown Veterinary Clinic seeks to
provide not only a friendly atmosphere, but the best possible medical, surgical and dental care for
our highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative
health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. We strive to offer excellence
and earn the title as your favorite veterinarian in Grand Rapids.