Briarwood Animal Clinic

1621 W 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46260


Employment Opportunities


We are always glad to accept resumes from enthusiastic, hard working, dependable, team oriented people who wish to join our team of veterinary health care professionals.

Briarwood Animal Clinic is a veterinary practice primarily servicing cats and dogs.  We emphasize wellness and personal care tailored to each patient.  Because we're a small personalized practice each staff member enjoys a variety of work assignments across all hospital functions.  Those who work at Briarwood will have a high level of client interaction. 

Positions for which we may have openings include:

We do not have openings at this time.


Job Description:


The veterinary assistant will assist doctors directly with the medical care of the patient, and also have significant customer interaction and organizational duties. Other responsibilities will include client communication, laboratory procedures,  medical procedures, operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment, inventory, assisting in the operating room, maintenance of OSHA and Hazardous Material programs and general clinic operation. This person will also be expected to cross-train for receptionist duties and to assist with clerical work as needed.


High school Diploma, GED or equivalent
Ability to lift 40 lbs. and work well on feet
Good customer, verbal and communication skills.
Basic computer literacy skills
Ability to perform both clinical and customer service duties.
Licensing as Veterinary Technician is preferred but not required.



Responsibilities include scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, setting up new clients and patients, preparation and maintenance of medical records, admitting and discharging patients, filling some prescriptions, over the counter sales, mailings, computer operation, financial transactions, filing, and front office and reception area maintenance.  Receptionists will assume the responsibility for acquiring the medical and legal information necessary for the performance of their duties.

Experience in a veterinary clinic is preferred; experience in the customer service field is also helpful.
The receptionist will also be cross-trained to assist the veterinary technician, thus must also be able to work on their feet and lift at least 40 lbs.


Please mail or drop off your resume to: