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 11/12/18

 VETERINARY TECHNICIAN
1 Full-time Position Available

Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center is seeking a full-time Veterinary Technician for our busy, AAHA-accredited, small animal practice. As a small animal practice, we depend on compassionate, talented technicians who truly believe in our philosophy of care. Our five-doctor team is looking for an experienced team-player who is dependable, detail-oriented, excels in providing excellent customer service and enjoys client education. We are dedicated to compassionate, fear-free care and teamwork. This position includes in office work at our Lenexa location Monday through Friday with some Saturday availability. If you work well with others, thrive in hands-on learning environments and share our passion for animals, our amazing team of veterinary professionals would love to meet you!

Candidate must be proficient in English with a minimum of two years working experience in a veterinary setting.

Skills necessary include: venipuncture, routine diagnostic testing, radiology, IV catheter placement, surgical preparation, anesthesia monitoring, prophy cleaning, digital dental x-rays, dispensing of pharmaceuticals, knowledge of proper restraint and handling as well as the ability to communicate with clients and provide education appropriately. Applicants should be content handling and assisting veterinarian with various species including: canine, feline, exotics, small mammals and avian pets. Fear Free Certification, familiarity with avian/exotics and Avimark software a plus.

We offer a friendly, team-oriented work environment and a monthly stipend for health insurance, competitive pay and uniform allowance. For consideration, please respond with cover letter and resume showing the required experience. Please provide 2-3 references to susan@mariposavet.com

 

CLIENT SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE
1 Position Available

Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center is seeking a full-time customer service representative for our busy, AAHA-accredited, small animal practice. Client service representatives play a very important role at Mariposa Veterinary Wellness Center, managing our client and patient interactions in person and via phone. We depend on compassionate team members who truly believe in our philosophy of care. Individuals who are outgoing, well-organized, excel at multitasking and communicate well are highly encouraged to apply for this position. This position includes in office work at our Lenexa location Monday through Friday with some weekend availability. Applicants must be available some Saturdays 8am-12pm and have either veterinary, animal rescue/shelter or customer service-related experience. If you work well with others, thrive in hands-on learning environments and share our passion for animals, our amazing team of veterinary professionals would love to meet you!

Candidate must be proficient in English.

Responsibilities include: Maintain and help organize an active, multi-veterinarian veterinary clinic through compassion and understanding for both clients, patients and teammates. Ability to speak clearly, answer multiple phone lines and interface with clients and teammates through verbal and written correspondence; computer operation (familiarity with Avimark software a plus); ability to schedule appointments, set up new clients and patients; facilitate preparation and maintenance of medical records, client education as well as patient intake and dismissal. Ability to sit at a computer for several hours at a time and work efficiently in a fast-moving, often loud reception area with a variety of animal species while accurately handling financial transactions, retail sales, filing and managing front office and reception area.

We offer a friendly, team-oriented work environment and a monthly stipend for health insurance, competitive pay and uniform allowance. For consideration, please respond with cover letter and resume showing the required experience. Please provide 2-3 references to susan@mariposavet.com

 

KENNEL ATTENDANT/ASSISTANT
No Positions Currently 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.

 

If you have an interest in one of the above open positions,
please fill out the application below or email us:

Employment Application Form (fill out and submit online)
Employment Application Form (available here in PDF file format for you to print)

Email susan@mariposavet.com

Mail employment application form and resume to:

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

FAX: (913) 825-3331