Available Positions

VETERINARY ASSOCIATE

Location: 202 Frank Scott Parkway East Swansea IL 62226

Industry: Veterinary
Occupational Category: Veterinary
Hours: Full-time

Description: Best Friends Animal Hospital and Pet Resort is an AAHA accredited & Fear Free principled practice in the St. Louis metro area. Privately owned, we currently have 3 full time doctors but we are rapidly growing. We’re looking for a full time associate veterinarian to join our wonderful team. We are fortunate to have clients that allow us to work up most of our patients quite thoroughly, but we are also blessed with a local specialty center that we can also refer to. Many of our nurses are certified and we encourage continuing education for our entire team. Because we value work life balance we have modest hours, do not see after hours emergencies, and are open only a ½ day on Saturday. We are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service while offering excellent patient care and maintaining a positive working environment.

Our modern 5,000 sq ft small animal practice is equipped with:

  • digital records
  • new Idexx lab equipment
  • digital dentistry
  • therapeutic laser
  • single table surgical suite.
  • The ideal candidate would have an interest in surgery and excellent communication skills with a commitment to practice high quality medicine. An interest in exotics is ideal, but not necessary. Salary will be production based with a guaranteed base commensurate with experience. We will offer a signing bonus, medical benefits, an allowance for CE, paid time off, with dues, licensures & a VIN membership paid.

    Please fill out all of the requested information to the best of your ability. Resumes can be emailed to: [email protected]

    Date Posted: 2019-07-15

    CUSTOMER CARE REPRESENTATIVE

    Location: 202 Frank Scott Parkway East Swansea IL 62226

    Industry: Veterinary
    Occupational Category: RECEPTIONIST
    Hours: Part-time

    Description: We are a 3 doctor, AAHA accredited small animal hospital
    and are currently seeking a Customer Care Representative. This position
    involves answering phones, scheduling appointments, greeting clients at the
    front desk, checking clients in/out, taking payment, answering questions
    regarding pet health, and entering invoices and documentation into client
    files. It requires a high degree of accuracy and exceptional customer
    service skills. Flexibility with scheduling is a must. Previous animal care
    experience preferred. Resumes can be emailed to [email protected]
    or you can fill out the online application.

    Date Posted: 09-13-2019


    VETERINARY TECHNICIAN / NURSE

    Location: 202 Frank Scott Parkway East Swansea IL 62226

    Industry: Veterinary
    Occupational Category: NURSE
    Hours: Part-time

    Description: We are a 3 doctor, AAHA accredited small animal hospital
    which also offers boarding. We are currently seeking to fill a part-time
    veterinary nurse position. The position requires licensing and/or
    experience. Applicants must have the ability to offer excellent customer
    service and to get along well with co-workers. In addition, the position
    will require the person to feel comfortable answering questions regarding
    pet behavior and medical concerns, and to make recommendations for patient
    care in accordance with the philosophies held by the doctors at Best
    Friends.

    Responsibilities include maintaining a professional, pleasant attitude and
    appearance, assisting in exam rooms, collecting & recording
    information/history, client education, surgical prep, anesthesia
    monitoring, collecting & submitting lab samples, performing diagnostic
    tests, taking xrays, preparing & administering vaccines, filling
    prescriptions, performing therapeutic laser treatments, cleaning exam rooms
    and treatment/surgical areas. Proper animal restraint is required which may
    involve lifting animals weighing more than 50 pounds. A willingness to
    learn and the ability to follow instructions are required, as well as the
    ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks. Flexibility with scheduling is
    a must. Resumes can be emailed to [email protected] or you can
    fill out the online application.

    Date Posted: 09-13-2019

    LOCATION

    202 Frank Scott Pkwy E, Swansea IL

    Office Hours

    Our Regular Schedule

    Monday:

    7:00 am-5:00 pm

    Tuesday:

    7:00 am-7:00 pm

    Wednesday:

    7:00 am-7:00 pm

    Thursday:

    7:00 am-7:00 pm

    Friday:

    7:00 am-5:00 pm

    Saturday:

    8:00 am-12:00 pm

    Sunday:

    Closed