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Manchaca Village Veterinary Care

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Primary Location
12117 Manchaca Rd.
Austin, TX 78748
Phone: 512-838-2273
Fax: 512-291-4392

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday7:30am-6:00pm
Tuesday7:30am-6:00pm
Wednesday7:30am-6:00pm
Thursday7:30am-6:00pm
Friday7:30am-6:00pm
Saturday8:30am-12:30pm
SundayClosed
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Founded in 1975, Manchaca Village Veterinary Care (MVVC) is one of the most established and respected animal hospitals in South Austin. MVVC sits on Austin's south-most border at Manchaca Road and FM 1626, serving a broad spectrum of clients from South Austin, Manchaca, Buda and San Leanna.

We staff a highly-experienced, compassionate team of professionals with a valuable mix of medical acumen and client-focused service. As we grow, we continue to search for veterinary professionals who are passionate about upholding these high standards. To maintain consistency of a quality experience for our valued clients and pets, we don't settle for less than ideal talent.

Aside from essential skills listed in each opening below, candidates must be able to communicate confidently and professionally to our clients and provide compassionate care to their pets.

Benefits for full-time employees include competitive hourly wages, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, 401(k) plan with company match, paid holidays, vacation/sick, longevity & CE bonuses, pet care discounts, staff outings and more. We invest heavily in our employees' long-term growth and happiness!

Job candidates are encouraged to peruse our website to familiarize themselves with the hospital, its services, and the people who make it all happen. And by all means, feel free to stop in and talk to us. We'd love to meet you!

See our overview of common positions below. To apply for open positions, open here.



SURGICAL AND GENERAL VETERINARY TECHNICIANS
(Minimum 3 years experience)

Experienced TECHNICIANS (both surgical and general room) are needed to join our fun, busy and compassionate team. 

Requirements:

  • Administration of anesthesia, intubation, surgical preparation, patient monitoring and recovery.
  • Dental cleaning including scaling, sub-gingival curettage, polishing and probing.
  • Blood draw, IV catheter placement
  • Running routine lab work including CBC's, chemistries, urinalysis and others
  • Client relation skills including answering general pet care questions, reviewing & making recommendations regarding annual vaccinations according to hospital protocols, and relaying general discharge instructions.
  • Physically capable of lifting and restraining large dogs. (We do have lift tables to assist with lifting.)
  • Good animal handling and restraint for both dogs and cats.
  • Clear, positive communications skills both oral and written.
  • Comfortable with computers and electronic equipment
  • Familiar with vet clinic settings, flow and dynamics
  • Licensed techs and/or bilingual a plus but not required.
  • Minimum 3 years experience and bilingual preferred but not required.

We're looking for well-experienced, confident rock stars, who can hit the ground running and provide top notch care to the high standard our clients deserve and expect. If you feel you're a good match and want to work with a great team, we'd love to meet you!
 


CLIENT CARE SPECIALIST

We are looking for receptionists to join our growing team. The ideal candidates must have great communication skills, be friendly, patient, professional, enthusiastic, self-motivated and have the ability to multi-task.

Requirements:

  • Answering a multi-line phone system
  • Greeting clients and patients in a clear, confident and respectful manner
  • Scheduling and confirming appointments
  • Checking patients in and out
  • Collecting fees, processing end-of-day reports and balancing, as well as other clerical duties. 
  • Computer proficiency including Microsoft Word, email communications, and web-based software systems.
  • A working knowledge of Infinity vet software a plus (but we will train if not). 
  • Attention to detail and adherence to protocol and procedures
  • Bi-lingual a plus but not required.

If you feel you're a good match and want to work with a great team, let's talk!

 


KENNEL ASSISTANT / ANIMAL HANDLER

We are looking for a part-time KENNEL ASSISTANT to join our growing team. The ideal candidate must be diligent, friendly, enthusiastic, self-motivated and have the ability to multi-task.

Requirements:

  • Cleaning of cat and dog cages, scrubbing kennels.
  • Feeding and walking boarded pets.
  • Washing boarded pets and nail trimming.
  • Keeping accommodations sanitary, maintaining grounds.
  • Assisting doctors and technicians with lifting large dogs and handling of pets during exams. 
  • Janitorial duties including vacuuming and mopping.
  • Monitoring boarded pets.
  • Changing outdoor marquee sign messaging.
  • Attention to detail and adherence to protocol and procedures.

This is a great experience for pre-vet students and future technicians. Must be dependable and in good physical condition. Job entails lifting dogs up to 60 pounds, being on your feet for hours at a time, frequent walking, stooping and crouching, handling large and/or excited animals, withstanding inclement weather for short periods of time, and flexibility to work holidays. Kennel experience a plus. Motivated? We'd love to hear from you!


We are rated 4.7 out of 5.0 via 154 independent reviews!

 



EMERGENCY?
During operating hours,
call us at 512-838-2273.

After-hours, please call the
Emergency Hospital at:
512-899-0955

 

Manchaca Village Veterinary Care
12117 Manchaca Rd.
Austin, TX 78748
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Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday7:30am-6:00pm
Tuesday7:30am-6:00pm
Wednesday7:30am-6:00pm
Thursday7:30am-6:00pm
Friday7:30am-6:00pm
Saturday8:30am-12:30pm
SundayClosed
 

Special Closures

Saturday, April 14, 2018  (Staff Workshop)
Monday, May 28, 2018  (Memorial Day)
Wednesday, July 4, 2018  (Independence Day)
Monday, September 3, 2018  (Labor Day)
Thursday, November 22, 2018  (Thanksgiving Day)
Friday, November 23, 2018  (Day After Thanksgiving)
Monday, December 24, 2018  (CLOSING at NOON)
Tuesday, December 25, 2018  (Christmas Day)
Monday, December 31, 2018  (CLOSING at NOON)
Tuesday, January 1, 2019  (New Year's Day)
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