18577 Natchez Avenue
Prior Lake, Minnesota, 55372

Phone: 952-435-8387

Fax: 952-435-8777

Email: vets@clvets.com



Our mission is to provide the best possible service to our clients by utilizing our compassionate, experienced and knowledgeable staff that are dedicated to providing a high level of patient care by using onsite diagnostics and therapeutics with the latest, updated technology available.

Positions Open

Equine Veterinarian, Cleary Lake Veterinary Hospital

Prior Lake, Minnesota


We’re a privately owned, 7-doctor, mixed animal veterinary hospital near Minneapolis, Minnesota, and we’re looking for a veterinarian to join our team.

But enough about us. Let’s talk about YOU.

Your pay structure (salary, production, or pro-sal?)
Your schedule (full time, part time, or some other time?)
The animals you’ll work with (dogs and cats, horses, or all of the above?)

Here, YOU GET:
Annual Compensation Negotiable
Profit sharing
Allowance and paid time off for CE
Professional licenses and membership dues paid
Other great benefits — Paid time off; 401(K); medical, dental, and professional liability insurance

A happy group with an average length of employment of about 10 years
A beautiful facility — built from the ground up in 2004, and upgraded with the latest and greatest equipment
A team that values diverse backgrounds and experiences, because our differences make us stronger
A community with all the perks of city life without being in the city — we’re 30 minutes south of Minneapolis
So what do YOU want? Email Dr. Dave Hermann at dhermann@clvets.com with your CV and a quick note telling us what you’re looking for in your career. Because at Cleary Lake Veterinary Hospital, we want YOU, and we’ll do our best to create YOUR perfect position.

Certified Small Animal Veterinary Technician


Job Description:
This position provides an environment where multi-tasking skills are essential and taking initiative is encouraged. Each of our Certified Vet Techs work together as a team with DVMs, and receptionists. We are currently looking for compassionate, dependable, and motivated individuals who like to collaborate with others to provide the best care for pets and great service to clients. Full and part-time positions are available. If you have completed an accredited Vet Tech program and you have not yet become certified, we encourage you to apply and we will support your efforts to obtain certification. Training on-site will be provided.
Skills and character attribute requirements:

  • Compassion for companion animals and empathy for their owners.

  • Willingness to pitch in and share the work-load with the team until the work is done.

  • Exemplify professional behaviors of respect for colleagues, strong work ethic, professional clinical appearance/attire, and direct positive communication.

  • A positive attitude, resilience, and flexibility when unexpected things happen.

  • Receive and implement positive directives to learn new techniques, protocols, and tasks.

  • Execute task directives and complete designated tasks on-time.

  • Ability to see what needs to be done and willingness to take initiative to do it.

  • Receptive to performance feedback.

  • Ability to work independently and as a team.

Education: Graduating from a veterinary technician program
Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Calculate medication dosages and administer prescribed oral, IM, and IV medications including pain meds, sedatives, analgesics, and anesthetics.

  • Induce and monitor surgical gas and injectable anesthetics.

  • Provide surgical and anesthetic assistance/support and monitoring.

  • Assist the surgeon in soft tissue and orthopedic procedures.

  • Perform dental assessments/charting and cleaning.

  • Position and expose radiographs.

  • Communicate clearly between front-desk (admissions & discharges) and your team members to support a smooth flow of patient/client care.

  • Obtain patient history and take vital signs.

  • Provide patient care for in-hospital and boarded animals that require medications.

  • Provide and maintain clear lines of communication between team members.

  • Oversee in-house lab test requests and reference services and assure that these are processed correctly and on time.

  • Perform in-house laboratory tests including UA, fecal, CBC/differential, ear swab cytology, skin scrape cytology.

  • Provide animal restraint.

  • Perform nail trims, venipuncture, and various other technical skills.

  • Maintain aseptic practice standards.

Practice Highlights
Modern facility, with natural light (lots of windows!), and a team breakroom.
Competitive compensation with raises commensurate with mastering new skills.
Health, and dental insurance plans.
Generous CE allowance
Full time employees receive Paid holidays, clothing allowance, PTO, paid sick time, and profit sharing.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $17.00 - $24.00 per hour

Certified Equine Technician


Cleary Lake Veterinary Hospital is searching for an Equine Veterinary Technician to add to our team.

Competitive Hourly Wage based on experience.

Our hospital offers appointments for general wellness, sports medicine, diagnostics, dentistry, reproduction and 24-hour emergency, surgery and critical care. We have 5 equine veterinarians and a large facility with exam rooms, hospital stalls, surgical and recovery suite, breeding barn, indoor arena, paddocks and a full in-house laboratory.

This full-time position with full benefits requires a candidate to work 34-40 hours a week. Flexibility is very important. Equine hours of operation are 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday and Saturdays 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. All technicians rotate through hospital, farm calls, on call for emergencies/ weekend chores and Holidays.

Job Type: Full-time
Education: Graduating from a veterinary technician program
Company's website: www.clearylakevets.com
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $17.00 - $24.00 per hour


  • 10 hour shift

  • 8 hour shift

  • Holidays

  • Monday to Friday

  • On call

  • Weekend availability