Southside Animal Hospital is a busy, growing 5 doctor practice located 20 minutes from downtown Charleston, SC.
Our location is also 30 minutes from many beaches, 2 hours from both Hilton Head and Myrtle Beach, 1 hour from I-95 and 20 minutes from the airport.
Our business hours are Monday through Friday 8 am - 6 pm and every other Saturday 9 am - 1 pm. We are closed every Sunday and 6 major holidays each year.
Experience as a veterinary nurse is required for this position along with an ability to work well with others and communicate to owners.
Benefits include: health insurance, dental, vision, AD&D and Life insurance, simple IRA, paid holidays, paid vacation and pet discounts.
We are seeking the right individuals to join our team.
We are looking to expand out team and develop a new position to fulfill the growing and changing needs of our practice.
Required for this position: The technician manger must have strong interpersonal relationship skills to manage the team and also be highly organized and self-starting. In addition to organizational duties, manger must be accomplished in the care and treatment of animals in the facility. Manager must show ability to follow directions with and without supervision, the ability to ask questions when a task is unclear and the ability to show leadership towards other techs and assistants. The manager should also have the ability to adapt to the needs and styles of other technicians and doctors. The manager must understand the care and maintenance needed on all equipment used in daily operations and oversee or perform scheduled and needed maintenance. The technician manager must have the ability to provide exceptional customer service. The Manger must also be able to manage the inventory of the facility.
Act as an asst-manager
Act as a clinic health officer and coordinate staff injury reports with the manger
Oversee treatment area and make sure treatments are completed daily
Follow up with all hospitalized patients and make sure treatments are getting done in a timely manner
Maintain all surgical equipment and instruments
Train new employees on tech skill and overall hospital protocols
Make sure all employees are following clinic protocols
Assist in preparation and discussions at staff meetings
Provide input in employee evaluations
Be involved in the interview and hiring process of technicians and assistants
Maintain drug and supply inventory, maintenance and ordering in conjunction with the practice manager
Maintain compassion, sympathy and professionalism during high stress situations
Interact with clients in an appropriate, respectful manner at all times
About Southside Animal Hospital
Small animal hospital located in Johns Island, SC (20 minutes from down town Charleston, SC) is a growing 5 doctor practice and 20 support staff. The practice was opened in 2009 by Dr Brock Sauls who was raised in the area. We offer all general medicine services, surgery, surgical laser dentistry, emergency, radiology, ultrasound, therapy laser & full on site laboratory. The practice owner has a special interest in canine reproduction and he is passionate about working with rescue organizations. Nurses are utilized to their fullest potential. The hospital is open from 8 am - 6 pm Monday through Friday and every other Saturday 9 am - 1 pm. We are closed on Sundays and 6 major holidays. The practice is located 2 hours from both Hilton Head island and Myrtle Beach and 1 hour from interstate I-95. Charleston does have a full service airport with many non stop flights to major cities.