Animal Hospital Veterinary Technician

Join a compassionate and caring team! The Animal Hospital of North Asheville currently has an opening for a full time Registered Veterinary Technician or a Veterinary Assistant with at least 5 years experience to serve as our 3rd shift Patient Caregiver. A love of animals is a must. Please see our website, ahna.net to learn more about the care and services we provide. Our hospital is quiet because we do not board pets unless for advanced medical needs which keep our hospitalized patient numbers low and makes it easier to keep our patients calm and happy.

We are located at 1 Beaverdam Road, at the intersection of Merrimon Avenue and Beaverdam Road. The animal hospital opened at this location in 1977 with the mission to provide high-quality medicine, surgery, dental, and diagnostics for our patients. Animal Hospital of North Asheville was the first veterinary hospital in Asheville to be certified by the American Animal Hospital Association and is now a leader in providing Fear Free visits and care. Please read our mission statement below as we are truly patient advocates. We are the national award winner of the 2014 Veterinary Practice of the Year Award from Pet Plan, as well as the Hall of Fame, Best of WNC, WNC Parent family choice award winner and are Living Wage Certified.

We appreciate and value our staff, so we offer an inclusive and competitive benefits package.

Our staff is given opportunities for continuing education as well as in-hospital education and training during our weekly meetings and training sessions. This is a hospital with state of the art equipment and a desire for each person to reach their personal potential. If interested in the Veterinary Technician/Assistant position, please do not call. Please send a resume with a cover letter explaining why you would like this job. A cover letter is required. Send a resume with a cover letter to Animal Hospital of North Asheville, Inc., Attn.: Carla, One Beaverdam Road, Asheville, NC 28804 or patientcare@ahna.net. Pre-employment drug screening and background checks are required before employment is offered.

Animal Hospital of North Asheville Mission Statement: By embracing new knowledge and state-of-the-art technology, our mission at the Animal Hospital of North Asheville is to provide the highest level of medical, dental and surgical care possible; to deliver it with integrity and compassion for our clients, but most importantly, to constantly see ourselves through the eyes of our voiceless patients who understand only that we are gentle and kind; to have as our first priority the relief of their pain and discomfort and to strive to minimize separation from the people they love.