We are always happy to accept resumes from dependable, enthusiastic, hard working, honest, team-orientated people who wish to join our team of veterinary healthcare professionals. If you possess these qualities and wish to work with others who do as well, please consider our employment opportunities (even if no openings are listed below). At Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center, our practice, services and staff are held to the highest standards of the veterinary profession as an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association.

 

Updated 11/16/17

Positions for which we may have openings:

RECEPTIONIST/CLIENT RELATION SPECIALIST
Accepting Applications

Client relation specialists play a very important role at Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center. As a holistic-integrated, AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital, we depend on compassionate team members who truly believe in our philosophy of care. Individuals who are outgoing, well-organized, and communicate well are highly encouraged to apply for this position. Must be available some Saturdays 8am-12pm and have some veterinary, humane society or customer service-related experience.

Responsibilities include e-mail and telephone correspondence, computer operation (familiarity with Avimark a plus), scheduling appointments, setting up new clients and patients, preparation and maintenance of medical records, client education, patient intake and dismissal, handling financial transactions, retail sales, filing, and front office and reception area maintenance.

If you are interested in this position, please download our employment application (see below) and apply in person. Please do not mail or fax an application for this position.

 

 

KENNEL ATTENDANT/ASSISTANT
1 Full-time Position Available

This is a full or part-time position with weekday, weekend and holiday hours. The candidate should be available to work Saturday afternoon, Sunday morning and Sunday afternoon, in addition to some weekday hours.

Kennel Attendants are essential staff members at Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center. They are responsible for feeding, bathing, walking, medicating patients and cleaning kennels. They observe and report to technicians or doctors any and all problems of hospitalized or boarding pets. They also learn proper handling and restraint of animals, are responsible for cleaning and upkeep of the clinic, and assist technicians and doctors with necessary treatment of animals. They also assist the technicians or assistants in maintaining medical and boarding records. Duties will also include hospital and grounds maintenance.

Veterinary assistants assist technicians and doctors with necessary treatments of patients including restraint, radiographs, and anesthesia. They may also be needed to enter medical history into the computer system and follow up with clients by phone. Must be available some evenings, some weekends and have some veterinary, humane society, or customer service-related experience.

 

 

REGISTERED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN
1-2 Full-time Positions Available

As a busy small animal, holistic-integrated, AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital, we depend on compassionate, talented technicians who truly believe in our philosophy of care. If you wish to have your skills well-utilized and appreciated, a position at the Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center may be an excellent opportunity for you!

We are looking for someone who is dependable, detail-oriented, excels at and enjoys client education and customer service. Technicians are responsible for IV catheter placement, anesthesia induction and monitoring, post-operative care, venipuncture, cystocentesis, diagnostic testing, radiology, dental prophylaxis and taking digital dental radiographs. Technicians also assist in pharmacy management and radiology, admitting and discharging of surgical patients, and client education. Familiarity with avian/exotics and Avimark software a plus. This position may include some Saturdays 8am-12pm. We offer a friendly, team-oriented work environment and a monthly stipend for health insurance. For consideration, please respond with cover letter and resume.

 

 

If you have an interest in one of the above open positions,
please fill out our

Employment Application Form (available here in PDF file format for you to print)

Email info@mariposavet.com

Mail Employment Application Form and resume to:

Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center
13900 Santa Fe Trail Dr., Lenexa, KS 66215

Or

Fax the Employment Application Form and resume to:
(913) 825-3331