Date Posted: January 28, 2023

Deadline: September 30, 2023

Organization: Lake Town Animal Hospital

Location: Columbia Area

City: Chapin, SC

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time Part Time

Wages/Salary: $14-22 per hour


Hard-working and Ready to Learn

Attention to detail

Dependable - reports to duty on-time and ready to work

Team player

English Speaking

Job Description:

Lake Town Animal Hospital is a privately-owned and operated veterinary practice that enjoys a drama-free culture where dedicated, compassionate veterinary healthcare professionals work together with mutual respect and genuine consideration for one another.  We are seeking an experienced veterinary technician or assistant to join our team in Chapin, SC.  We are proud to offer exceptional medical and surgical care for dogs and cats, with a focus on client education and dedication to strengthening the human-animal bond.  We are the only Fear Free Certified team in our area (training provided).  

Our ideal team member would have at least 2 years experience, demonstrate a commitment to outstanding patient care and customer service, have a desire to learn and grow as a veterinary healthcare professional, and display a strong work ethic and positive attitude.  Applicant must be detail-oriented and have strong communication skills. 

Duties include, but are not limited to: doctor support, in-patient care, client education, surgical/exam room assistance, anesthesia preparation, monitoring, and recovery, dental prophylaxis, in-house lab work, IV catheter placement, venipuncture, animal restraint, radiography, and medication administration and prescription handling.  

Must be able to utilize a computerized records system (e-Vet Practice familiarity is a plus).  Reliability is a MUST.  Physical requirements include the ability to stand for long periods, frequent crouching/kneeling, and the ability to lift 40 pounds. 

Benefits include: Simple IRA opportunity with employer match, uniform allowance, holiday pay, health insurance, paid time off, pet care benefits, CE and Fear Free training. 

Please include a cover letter and resume with your response.  We strive to maintain excellence in the care and service we provide, while enjoying the profession we are privileged to be a part of!  We are NOT a corporation -- we are a family -- come join us at LTAH!

Shifts available btw 7:15am-6:15pm M-F; currently not open on Saturdays - subject to change, but no more than one Saturday per month.
Contact Name:
Holly C. Hodges, DVM
Contact Phone Number: 803-941-7030
Application Process:
Please submit resume and cover letter to Lake Town Animal Hospital @
Employer Address:

119 Amicks Ferry Road
Chapin, SC 29036
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.