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Veterinary Careers in Harper Woods, MI

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Career Opportunities in Harper Woods, MI

Why Harper Woods, MI?

In the heart of Michigan, Harper Woods offers a unique blend of suburban tranquility and metropolitan convenience. Why live in Harper Woods?
Community Spirit:  Harper Woods is a close-knit community where neighbors become friends. As part of our team, you’ll serve the pets and their dedicated owners who consider their pets as family.
Convenient Location:  Situated just minutes away from Detroit, you can enjoy all the cultural, culinary, and entertainment offerings of a major city while living in a quieter, peaceful neighborhood.
Green Spaces:  Harper Woods has beautiful parks, walking trails, and green spaces. It’s an excellent place for outdoor enthusiasts and pet lovers alike.
Education:  The city boasts excellent schools, making it an ideal place for families. Our team members with children can rest assured their kids are getting a top-notch education.
Economic Opportunities:  Michigan’s economy is diverse, and job opportunities are plentiful. Harper Woods offers a cost of living that allows you to live comfortably while pursuing your career goals.

If you’re a dedicated veterinary professional looking for a fulfilling career in a supportive community, Harper Woods Veterinary Hospital is the place for you!

Join us in making a difference in the lives of pets and their owners in Harper Woods and beyond. We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

Ready to Start Your Journey with Us?

Explore our current job openings and submit your application today. Be part of a team that shares your passion for animal care and join Harper Woods Veterinary Hospital in creating healthier, happier lives for pets and their families.

Veterinary Technician

Our practice is excited to add another Veterinary Technician to our team! We are looking for an individual who is good at communicating, organization, and multi-tasking, and who is ready to work in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate would have at least 1-2 years’ previous experience in veterinary medicine.

We are a busy six doctor, newly remodeled practice and we offer an opportunity to utilize your skills in a positive and fun work environment!

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

We are proud to offer our teammates comprehensive benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) with match
  • Personal pet care discount
  • Scrub allowance
  • Flexible schedule
  • No weekends!

Essential Functions:

  • Able to perform basic animal handling and restraint
  • Be able to accurately position for radiographs
  • Assist veterinarians in the practice of veterinary medicine and surgery
  • Perform in-hospital lab testing and prepare specimens for outside labs
  • Assist veterinarians in outpatient exams by taking histories, vital signs, and weights as well as providing client education
  • Collect and prepare diagnostic samples
  • Anesthesia monitoring
  • Assist in maintaining practice equipment
  • Assist veterinarian performing surgery
  • Assist veterinarians in any other assigned tasks
  • Maintain cleanliness of surgery suite, treatment area, and exams rooms for all surfaces
  • Support DEA compliance as it relates to the role
  • Any other duties as assigned


  • Previous veterinary medicine experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to lift patients and carry equipment up to 25 pounds; ability to lift patients or carry equipment over 25 pounds with assistance
  • Practice OSHA safety techniques including proper PPE
  • Computer skills, MS office applications, etc.

Job Types: Part-time, Full-time

Pay: $19.00 – $20.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Harper Woods, MI 48225: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)


  • Veterinary experience: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Veterinary Technician Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

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