Careers

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is looking to expand our team! Please view our current openings below.
Open Positions

Our Open Positions

Please browse through our current openings. If you would like to join our team, please send your resume to manager@tekonshaanimalhospital.com!

Associate Veterinarian
Position Overview

Does the thought of working with individuals who believe in collaboration and teamwork excited you? Do you pride yourself on offering creative solutions to solve problems? Great! We may have the perfect opportunity for you.

Location

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility located in Tekonsha, MI. Tekonsha is conveniently located alongside I-94 and midway between Detroit and Chicago. You can take a quick 30-minute drive to Battle Creek, where you can enjoy the zoo, Leila Arboretum, Kingman Museum, and even a casino! Here in Tekonsha, we are a small community with the great outdoors at our fingertips. From boating to hiking, fishing to hunting, there are so many outdoor activities to enjoy!

Practice Overview

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is currently a two doctor, rural practice that provides high-quality medicine with cutting-edge technology. We believe in educating our clients while providing top-notch customer service in a fear-free environment. Our practice fosters an environment based on collaboration and teamwork. We enjoy jokes, laughter, and helping one another to the finish line!

What You’ll Be Working On

  • Build and maintain client relationships
  • Diagnose, treat and manage a variety of small companion animal cases
  • Provide education to clients and staff on recommendations and choices in care
  • Maintain a positive work environment
  • Guide, utilize, and mentor exceptional support staff

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited program required
  • Be licensed or able to be licensed in the state of Michigan
  • A minimum of one year of experience preferred; open to New Grads too
  • Routine surgical experience preferred
  • Ultrasound experience preferred
  • Experience or interest in working on internal medicine cases preferred
  • Highly motivated, with a desire to lead our amazing team
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated compassion for patients and clients
  • Ability to collaborate and work within a team environment

What’s In It For You

  • Simple IRA with match eligibility
  • Health Insurance allowance
  • Paid Time Off eligibility
  • Bonus: Great team to collaborate and enjoy working with!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics.

Veterinary Technician
Position Overview

Do you pride yourself on your ability to communicate and build relationships with clients and your peers? Are you someone who values being part of a team that is collaborative and willing to do what it takes to ensure the best care possible? Are you looking to grow your career and gain some experience in animal care? Great! We have the perfect opportunity for you!

Location

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility located in Tekonsha, MI. Tekonsha is conveniently located alongside I-94 and midway between Detroit and Chicago. You can take a quick 30-minute drive to Battle Creek, where you can enjoy the zoo, Leila Arboretum, Kingman Museum, and even a casino! Here in Tekonsha, we are a small community with the great outdoors at our fingertips. From boating to hiking, fishing to hunting, there are so many outdoor activities to enjoy!

Practice Overview

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is currently a two doctor, rural practice that provides high-quality medicine with cutting-edge technology. We believe in educating our clients while providing top-notch customer service in a fear-free environment. Our practice fosters an environment based on collaboration and teamwork. We enjoy jokes, laughter, and helping one another to the finish line!

What You’ll Be Working On

  • Engaging and communicating with doctors, clients, and staff
  • Getting and maintaining patient information and records
  • Primary job functions include surgical prep, anesthesia monitoring, venipuncture, IV catheter placement, ultrasounds, and preparing lab specimens
  • Assist veterinarians with exams, surgeries, and animal restraints
  • Be up for a WILD CARD – We work together as a team to deliver top-notch service and care!

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 1 working as a veterinary technician preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year working in a veterinary practice preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year working with animals in a professional setting required
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and personal development
  • Demonstrated passion for patient care and client service
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Proficient with computer programs like Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet goals and objectives
  • Strong commitment to ethics and integrity

What’s In It For You

  • Simple IRA with match eligibility
  • Health Insurance allowance
  • Paid Time Off eligibility
  • Bonus: Great team to collaborate and enjoy working with!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics.

Kennel Technician
Position Overview

Are you looking for a place with the opportunity for growth? Do you pride yourself on your work ethic and ability to provide great care for pets? Great! We may have the perfect opportunity for you.

Location

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility located in Tekonsha, MI. Tekonsha is conveniently located alongside I-94 and midway between Detroit and Chicago. You can take a quick 30-minute drive to Battle Creek, where you can enjoy the zoo, Leila Arboretum, Kingman Museum, and even a casino! Here in Tekonsha, we are a small community with the great outdoors at our fingertips! From boating to hiking, fishing to hunting, there are so many outdoor activities to enjoy!

Practice Overview

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is currently a two doctor, rural practice that provides high-quality medicine with cutting-edge technology. We believe in educating our clients while providing top-notch customer service in a fear-free environment. Our practice fosters an environment based on collaboration and teamwork. We enjoy jokes, laughter, and helping one another to the finish line!

What You’ll Be Working On

  • Create daily activity sheets for each boarding pet
  • Ensure boarding pets are fed, walked and administered medications or treatments
  • Maintain a clean hospital and kennel area, ensuring the comfort of all pets
  • Support staff as needed with clean-up post-surgery, exam or vaccinations
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • At least one-year experience in an animal handling or customer service role in a veterinary practice preferred
  • Proficient with computer programs like Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
  • Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a warm, positive demeanor

What’s In It For You

  • Simple IRA with match eligibility
  • Health Insurance allowance
  • Paid Time Off eligibility
  • Bonus: Great team to collaborate and enjoy working with!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics.

Groomer
Position Overview

Are you looking for a place with the opportunity for growth? Do you have a passion for helping keep animals happy, healthy, and pretty? Great! We may have the perfect opportunity for you.

Location

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility located in Tekonsha, MI. Tekonsha is conveniently located alongside I-94 and midway between Detroit and Chicago. You can take a quick 30-minute drive to Battle Creek, where you can enjoy the zoo, Leila Arboretum, Kingman Museum, and even a casino! Here in Tekonsha, we are a small community with the great outdoors at our fingertips! From boating to hiking, fishing to hunting, there are so many outdoor activities to enjoy!

Practice Overview

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is currently a two doctor, rural practice that provides high-quality medicine with cutting-edge technology. We believe in educating our clients while providing top-notch customer service in a fear-free environment. Our practice fosters an environment based on collaboration and teamwork. We enjoy jokes, laughter, and helping one another to the finish line!

What You’ll Be Working On

  • Utilize grooming instruments such as shears, dryers, nail clippers, etc.
  • Perform grooming services per client’s instructions
  • Direct customer service experience to establish a trusting bond with our clients
  • High standard for cleanliness to keep your workstation neat and tidy

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Completion of training or certification of grooming preferred
  • At least one-year experience in an animal handling or customer service role in a veterinary practice preferred
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
  • Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a warm, positive demeanor

What’s In It For You

  • Simple IRA with match eligibility
  • Health Insurance allowance
  • Paid Time Off eligibility
  • Bonus: Great team to collaborate and enjoy working with!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics.

Customer Service Representative
Position Overview

Are you passionate about providing a great experience for others? Do you like juggling tasks and working with people throughout the day? Does the thought of interacting with animals excite you? Great! We may have the perfect opportunity for you to join our team.

Location

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility located in Tekonsha, MI. Tekonsha is conveniently located alongside I-94 and midway between Detroit and Chicago. You can take a quick 30-minute drive to Battle Creek, where you can enjoy the zoo, Leila Arboretum, Kingman Museum, and even a casino! Here in Tekonsha, we are a small community with the great outdoors at our fingertips. From boating to hiking, fishing to hunting, there are so many outdoor activities to enjoy!

Practice Overview

Tekonsha Animal Hospital is currently a two doctor, rural practice that provides high-quality medicine with cutting-edge technology. We believe in educating our clients while providing top-notch customer service in a fear-free environment. Our practice fosters an environment based on collaboration and teamwork. We enjoy jokes, laughter, and helping one another to the finish line!

What You’ll Be Working On

  • Greet clients, answer phone calls, and respond to email inquiries
  • Schedule appointments and set up new clients and patients; monitor daily schedule and flow
  • Able to convert cold calls and warm leads into new client visits
  • Responsible for payment processing and ensuring accurate client medical records
  • Exhibit attentiveness, patience, and compassion while working with clients and patients in various emotional states
  • Assist in cleaning the clinic, which includes ensuring the reception area is stocked, clean and welcoming

Qualifications

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Minimum of 2 years working in a customer service role required
  • Prior experience in the veterinary industry preferred
  • Working knowledge of standard industry terminology and pet care products
  • Demonstrate critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Highly motivated, with a passion for animals and providing great customer service
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient with computer programs like Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals, and objectives
  • Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail

What’s In It For You

  • Simple IRA with match eligibility
  • Health Insurance allowance
  • Paid Time Off eligibility
  • Bonus: Great team to collaborate and enjoy working with!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics.

Providing kind and compassionate care.

Hours

Mon, Tue: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Wed: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Thur: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Sat: 8:00 AM - Noon
Sun: Closed

Location

828 North Main
Tekonsha, MI 49092
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