FOUR PAWS is an international animal welfare organisation with Headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and has offices in more than 10 other countries. Founded by Heli Dungler in 1988, the organisation strives for improvements in animal welfare through sustainable campaigns and projects. FOUR PAWS focuses on animals that are directly under human influence, for example stray dogs and stray cats, farm animals, wild animals and companion animals kept in inappropriate housing. FOUR PAWS aims to help animals in need directly and quickly.
We are searching for a positive thinking personality with great affinity to animal welfare as soon as possible:
Veterinary Technician (m/f)
Fulltime / Sofia
Providing assistance to the veterinarians for effective treatment and neutering of stray animals in the veterinary hospitals of FOUR PAWS in accordance with the mission and policy of the Foundation
Being responsible for the good condition of veterinary hospitals of the Foundation, the equipment and tools stored in them
Ensuring the proper storage of medications, laboratory and other supplies
Being responsible for the accomodation of adopted neuter and treat patients in veterinary hospitals at FOUR PAWS and checking for identification of each new animal received
Strictly following the procedures for working in the veterinary hospitals of Four Paws
Responding to signals for animals in distress if necessary or on the instructions of the line manager involved in the team
Performing the necessary animal identification in accordance with legal requirements
Manifesting animal welfare in the process of work, according to the reqiurements of the Veterinary Law and the Law on Protection of Animals
Education in the field of medicine: veterinary technician; nurse
Previous experience in working with animals
English skills are considered as an advantage
Willingness to travel
What we offer:
Employment contract, consistent with the Bulgarian legislation
A dynamic and pleasant working environment
A young and motivated team
We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.
Are you looking for such an opportunity?
We look forward to meeting you!
Please send your application, preferably via email, to
FOUR PAWS Bulgaria
Margarita Chankova-Paunova, DVM, Head of Stray Animal Care