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Dayton South Veterinary Clinic Job Posting

Dayton South Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full time (part time can be discussed if needed) veterinary assistant to join their busy 2 doctor small animal, avian, & exotics practice. They are located in Kettering, a suburb of Dayton, at 3200 Wilmington Pike.

Job responsibilities include but not limited to restraint of animals for examinations or procedures, assisting with radiographs, running in house lab work & fecal testing, filling prescription medications, and medication administration under supervision of veterinarians and veterinary technicians. Good communication skills are needed to interact with clients as well as competent computer skills.

Experience with Cornerstone software and Idexx laboratory machines is a plus. Prior veterinary experience is preferred for applicants.

Salary is competitive based on experience level. Morning, evening, and weekend availability is needed. Benefits offered once eligible include vacation/sick days, health insurance, 401 k retirement plan, and discounted employee pet veterinary care.

They are student friendly and will work around school schedules. Opportunity for hands-on experience with many different species and on the job training to gain valuable knowledge for a future career in veterinary medicine.

Interested applicants can email resumes to Dr. Schumacher at or apply via our veterinary assistant ad on