Southtown Veterinary Hospital

1806 Ridge Rd.
Montrose, PA 18801





We are currently accepting resumes for the following positions:



 The receptionist is the client's first contact when calling or visiting our practice and, as such, represents the professional image of the practice to both callers and visitors.  The receptionist answers telephones, greets clients, prepares patient files, and escorts clients and patients to exam rooms, receives and relays client correspondence, updates client financial records. The exceptional receptionist has the ability to diffuse negative client situations and foster client bonding.







  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Customer Service background desirable but not required.
  • Must be able to proficiently speak and write the English language.


  • Significant experience with basic office functions in a busy office environment.
  • Typing skills and basic computer knowledge required.
  • Previous receptionist and veterinary practice experience are desirable but not required.


The receptionist must be able to:

  •  Be flexible in attitude and work habits.
  •  Quickly learn how to pronounce, know the meaning of, and spell commonly used veterinary terms.
  •  Physical effort: this position requires lifting and carrying records and equipment weighing up to 25lbs; requires sitting and standing for extended periods of time.
  •  May be required to assist in lifting patients or supplies over 25lbs.
  •  Working conditions: may be exposed to unpleasant odors, noises, and animal feces. May be exposed to bites, scratches, and contagious disease.

This position starts are $9.00/hour for the first 90 days. Employees are eligible for a raise based on their performance review after the probationary period.


Schedule will be three days a week 12-6, plus Saturdays 8-12.  Additional initial training hours may be required. Must be able to work a varied schedule.

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Serious inquires only!  No phone calls.  We do not have applications; however you may drop off a resume.