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Veterinary Jobs in Grantsburg and Wild River, WI

We are currently seeking to add the following positions to our Grantsburg Animal Hospital/Wild River Veterinary Clinic teams. We value expertise and dedication to the care of the pets and the people we serve in our beautiful community. We will post available job openings below as we are in need of additional team members.

About life in Grantsburg, WI:

Grantsburg, WI is located 75 minutes north of the Twin Cities in a beautiful rural setting that features over 1,000 lakes, the scenic St. Croix River National Park, forests, trails, and abundant wildlife. Crex Meadows, a 30,000-acre wildlife refuge is just 2 miles north of town and home to over 280 species of birds, 720 species of plants, over 96 species of butterfly, and a wide variety of reptiles, amphibians, and insects. Every species of mammal found in Wisconsin has been on the Crex property at some point; occasionally even a moose or mountain lion wanders through! It is common to see eagles, swans, and sandhill cranes!
Grantsburg Schools are award-winning – receiving US News and World Report Best High School Award!  It is a great place to live and raise a family. Grantsburg School is known for its academic excellence, athletics, music, and arts.
Located just 18 mi from our Grantsburg practice in Pine City, MN. This charming small town offers an abundance of scenic and recreational activities with many lakes and rivers to make up over 23 square miles of water. The Chengwatana State Forest, General Andrews State Forest, Banning State Park, St. Croix State Park, and the Nemadji State Forest boast miles of hiking, ATV, canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, cross-country skiing, and snowmobile trails.
Both Grantsburg and Pine City are an easy commute to Twin Cities shopping, athletic events, and all that a large metropolitan area has to offer!

About life in Wild River, WI:

Wild River, MN is nestled in a serene rural landscape, just a short drive from the Twin Cities. Surrounded by natural beauty, including lush forests, sparkling lakes, and the picturesque St. Croix River National Park, residents enjoy abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. The nearby Chengwatana State Forest, General Andrews State Forest, and Nemadji State Forest offer miles of trails for hiking, ATV riding, canoeing, kayaking, and more. Wildlife enthusiasts will appreciate the diverse ecosystem, with opportunities to spot eagles, swans, sandhill cranes, and a variety of other wildlife species. Families are drawn to Wild River for its excellent schools, known for academic excellence, athletics, music, and arts programs. Additionally, the town’s proximity to Pine City, just 18 miles away, provides access to even more recreational activities and scenic landscapes. With its blend of natural beauty, outdoor adventures, and convenient access to urban amenities, Wild River offers a quality of life that’s second to none.

Available Veterinary Positions:

DVM

When working at Grantsburg Animal Hospital & Wild River Veterinary Clinic you have all the space and equipment needed to treat patients and service your clients. Our doctors have extensive medical and surgical experience and strive to provide best-in-class services by staying current on new findings, treatments, and techniques. Our doctors are excited to welcome another doctor to lead and grow our collaborative and supportive team.

There is also the potential to gain leadership and management experience for future career growth with the support of our industry-leading team!

Our mission at Grantsburg Animal Hospital & Wild River Veterinary Clinic is to improve the lives of our veterinarians by supporting you with comprehensive benefits:

  • Generous compensation package
  • No on-call or after-hour emergencies
  • Flexible schedules
  • Career path opportunities
  • Generous paid time off
  • Medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
  • 401(k) with match
  • CE Allowances
  • Relocation assistance available

Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability, or status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran.

DVM or VMD from an AVMA accredited institution.

 

Please apply online and fill out the application below.

https://recruitcrm.io/apply/25017249

Registered Veterinary Technician

The veterinary technician is the primary support to the doctors and patients.  The veterinary technician must be able to pay attention to detail, respond quickly and calmly to crises, and maintain very high standards of patient care.  The veterinary technician must be able to communicate well with clients and team members; showing care and concern for their pets.  This position reports to the hospital manager.

Why Us?
• Flexible Schedules
• Great Benefits & PTO Plan
• Leadership and Development
• Great location and much much more!

Veterinary Technician Job Duties:
• Assist doctors in restraint and treatment of patients
• Enter doctor/technician services into the computer and patient record
• Fill prescriptions and prepare medications as prescribed by the veterinarian
• Perform routine laboratory analyses including hematology, serology, blood chemistry, urinalysis, fecal analysis, and skin scrapings
• Give treatment/injections/medications in accordance with doctor’s orders
• Place/maintain i.v./urinary catheters
• Monitor critical patients, follow and complete treatments as listed on the whiteboard
• Collect blood for internal and external laboratory analysis, and prepare corresponding paperwork
• Maintain pharmacy, laboratory, radiology inventory, and surgery logs daily
• Administer oral drugs, injections, wound dressings, and fluid therapy as directed by the DVM
• Administer and monitor anesthesia in accordance with state regulations and AAHA standards
• Perform routine dental cleanings in accordance to state regulations and AAHA standards
•Perform sterile surgical preparation of surgery sites according to AAHA standards
• Assist in surgery, including gowning surgeon, patient monitoring, suture selection, etc.
• Maintain lab and surgical supplies and equipment including autoclaved items, surgery packs, ultrasound equipment, anesthesia machines, centrifuge, and microscope according to hospital protocol
• Clean/sanitize surgery areas, treatment, laboratory, kennel, and exam rooms daily
• Take/export radiographs (dental and digital) including proper submission to telemedicine or outside specialists
• Perform/submit ECG readings
• Perform emergency procedures including: control bleeding, administer parenteral fluids and pharmacological agents under veterinary supervision, resuscitate with oxygen, establish open airway breathing by intubation, perform external cardiac massage, apply temporary bandages or splints, provide external supportive treatment or wounds, burns, and heat exhaustion.
• Provide client education regarding nutrition, parasite control, vaccination protocols, spaying and neutering, behavior/fear free and all other routine procedures
• Counsel clients regarding home care, medication administration, and post-operative cases
• Assist with inventory control and product ordering
• Assist receptionists as needed
• Perform tasks assigned to the veterinary assistants and kennel staff as needed
• All other appropriate duties as required by the Hospital Manager or DVM

Required:
Must be able to lift 50 pounds and remain standing for long periods of time as needed to maintain desk operation.

Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.

Veterinary Technician

Our team’s mission at Grantsburg Animal Hospital is to support the people of our communities by caring for their animals. We provide quality and affordable veterinary medical care from our compassionate team in a friendly, welcoming environment. We strive to go above and beyond client expectations from your pet’s first adventure throughout a long and healthy life.

We are proud to offer our teammates comprehensive benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) with match
  • Uniform reimbursements
  • Pet care discount
  • 4 day work week
  • CE allowance for Credentialed Technicians

Essential Functions:

  • Able to perform basic animal handling and restraint
  • Be able to accurately position for radiographs
  • Assist veterinarians in the practice of veterinary medicine and surgery
  • Perform in-hospital lab testing and prepare specimens for outside labs
  • Assist veterinarians in outpatient exams by taking histories, vital signs, and weights as well as providing client education
  • Collect and prepare diagnostic samples
  • Anesthesia monitoring
  • Assist in maintaining practice equipment
  • Assist veterinarian performing surgery
  • Assist veterinarians in any other assigned tasks
  • Maintain cleanliness of surgery suite, treatment area, and exams rooms for all surfaces
  • Support DEA compliance as it relates to the role
  • Preferred certification in the State of MN
  • Any other duties as assigned

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Previous veterinary medicine experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to lift patients and carry equipment up to 40 pounds; ability to lift patients or carry equipment over 40 pounds with assistance
  • Practice OSHA safety techniques including proper PPE
  • Computer skills, MS office applications, etc.

Please apply online and fill out the application below.

https://recruitcrm.io/

Client Service Representative

Our team’s mission at Wild River Veterinary Clinic is to support the people of our communities by caring for their animals. We provide quality and affordable veterinary medical care from our compassionate team in a friendly, welcoming environment. We strive to go above and beyond client expectations from your pet’s first adventure throughout a long and healthy life.

We are proud to offer our teammates comprehensive benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) with match
  • 4 day schedule
  • Scrub Allowance
  • No weekend work

Position Purpose

Reporting into the Practice Manager, the Client Service Representative (CSR), provides an exceptional experience to our clients during every interaction. In addition to continually engaging the client, the CSR performs practice administrative tasks such as record maintenance and appointment tracking. The CSR manages practice reception (visitor and telephone), maintenance of veterinary medical records, accounts maintenance, cash processing, data entry, word processing and mail services. The CSR applies practical knowledge of practice processes and services, the basic rules and regulations governing visitors and animal patient treatment, and veterinary record requirements and terminology to ensure every patient is well-cared for and every client has an exceptional experience.

Client Service Representative Competencies

· Patience & Compassion: Remaining professional while still making Doctors, teammates, clients, and patients feel as comfortable as possible regardless of the situation or challenges presented.

· Collaboration & Teamwork: Carefully coordinating actions with practice team members. Quickly incorporating feedback to ensure positive results. Sharing ideas and being open to other’s ideas.

· Communicating: Conveying patient visit outcomes to clients and teammates to ensure successful client care, applying excellent written and verbal skills.

· Active Listening: Following the expressed wishes of teammates and clients.

· Client Satisfaction: Ensuring all activities and interactions result in the highest level of client satisfaction.

Essential Responsibilities

· Leads practice opening and closing procedures per Practice Manager instructions and practice procedures.

· Ensures all public areas are clean and presentable for patients; cleans and straightens areas including the front desk, reception area, waiting area, office, public bathroom(s) and exam rooms.

· Processes cash, checks, charge card payments and credit account payments.

· Schedules appointments for the clinic adhering to practice and Doctor preferences and ensure appropriate workflow.

· Assists in the updating of client/patient files, as needed.

· Prepares and sends client correspondence.

· Sends reminder notices to clients for periodic notifications; conducts re-calls to clients on a timely basis from a call back list.

· Performs a backup of the computer system on a regular basis, as directed.

· Performs and oversees the performance of posting daily business.

· Welcomes clients and patients to the practice with a warm and friendly demeanor and ensures an excellent experience during the practice visit.

· Answers incoming telephone calls applying proper telephone etiquette.

· Presents clients with medications, instructions, new client kits and any other take home items.

· Handles emergency situations with great care, patience, and following established clinic policies and procedures.

· Addresses client concerns in a calm and appropriate manner, ensuring every experience ends in satisfaction.

Requirements / Qualifications

· High school diploma or equivalent

· Previous veterinary experience preferred

· Previous reception experience required

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