Employment: January 2017

posted: by: admin Tags: "Clinic Specials" "News" 

We are currently accepting applications for a part time receptionist.  Interested parties should:

o   Read the job description and requirements below

o   Pick up and complete an application (available at the clinic).  If you have a resume, please attach it but fill out the application in full.

o   Please do not call the clinic to ask questions about the job.  The front desk staff will not have any additional information about the job.  



Job Description

Primary Duties:

o   Assist clients at check-in & check-out

o   Manage multiple phone lines

o   Assist doctors with entering medical information and charges into the practice management system

o   Help clients with their pets & supplies

o   Assist with cleaning & laundry duties

Applicants must be able to:

o   Lift and carry up to 40lb without assistance

o   Competently & quickly use a computer

o   Provide excellent customer service while managing multiple phone lines

o   Handle a fast paced work environment

o   Work with and handle animals of all species.  Clean up after animals of all species.

o   Understand and carry out verbal or written instructions

o   Work independently in a timely manner, after being given general instructions

o   Arrive on time and ready to focus on work

o   Be able to work Saturdays


o   Starting pay is about $8.50 per hour, depending on experience.  We do offer benefits - additional information will be available for applicants selected for interviews.

o   Expected schedule is two full weekdays plus every other Saturday, scheduled between 6:45am-6:00pm M-F, 7:00am-12:00pm Sat. 


Here are some things you need to know about our hiring process:

·         We are an equal opportunity employer.

·         Select applicants will be called for interviews one to two weeks after applications are accepted.  If you do not hear from us, we most likely have filled the vacancy.

·         The first interview will last about 30 minutes.  You will be asked about previous job experience, education, and references.  Select applicants will be contacted for a second interview.

·         Branchville Animal Hospital is a great place to work.  We believe in integrity, hard work, and excellent customer service.  Employees will be held to high standards in each of these areas. 

·         We will drug test every applicant under serious consideration.

·         We will do criminal background checks on every applicant under serious consideration.