Veterinary Assistant

Experienced Kennel Assistant Wanted in Costa Mesa!

POSITION FILLED 2019!!

Do you want to work with animals and be part of a great team? Then Dover Shores Pet Care Center is the right hospital for you!

Dover Shores Pet Care Center is looking for kennel attendant/veterinary assistant. Dover Shores has been in Costa Mesa for over 25 years and strives to provide expert veterinary care with a personal touch. The hospital is equipped with the finest in-house laboratory and our doctor performs a broad range of medical procedures.

Our ideal candidate loves animals and is sympathetic to how powerfully humans’ bond with their pets. The candidate should be a high school graduate, be available to work our scheduled hours, and enjoy being part of a team.

Veterinary hospital experience is preferred, but not required.

The duties of the position can include but are not limited to:

  • Walking/feeding/medicating pets.
  • Bathing dogs and cats.
  • Cleaning and sanitizing the hospital, including taking care of the laundry.
  • Assisting the technicians with the animals.
  • Must be willing to learn and adapt to hospital protocols.
  • Able to sit, squat, bend, walk quickly, and stand for 6+ hours at a time.
  • Must be able to lift, pull, restrain, or push 50 lbs of weight and reach above head.

This is a full-time position and we are looking for someone with a flexible schedule. Weekends and some holidays ARE required.

We provide veterinary discounts for our employees as well as sick pay and PTO for full time employees after one year.

Compensation is based upon experience.

If you are interested, please send us your resume along with the names and contact information of three professional references to dovershoreshr@gmail.com

Experienced Tech Assistant Needed In Long Beach!

POSITION FILLED 2019!!!

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Are you ready for a change? Do you want to work in a quaint area of Long Beach for a hospital where you will be able to grow your skills? Then Parkview Pet Hospital is the place for you!

Parkview Pet Hospital is looking for a veterinary technician assistant with at least 2 years of experience.  We are a progressive, friendly, and high-quality small animal practice looking for a candidate who wants to use their skills.

We offer competitive compensation and employee benefits for full time employees that includes:

  • Paid vacation & sick time
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement contributions
  • Bonuses
  • Pet care discounts
  • No Sunday or Holiday shifts

Our ideal vet assistant is a team player who enjoys working in a team environment.  We are looking for someone who has excellent client communication skills and can provide exceptional client service.  We are a MAC based practice, so we are looking for someone who is proficient with computers.  And most importantly we are looking for someone with first-rate tech skills!

Basic duties include:

  • Taking medical history & explaining treatment plans
  • Animal restraint
  • Injectable treatments
  • Placing IV catheters & venipuncture
  • Taking digital x-rays & running lab tests
  • Using a microscope
  • Operating and maintaining diagnostic equipment
  • Monitoring anesthesia

Interested? Please send us your resume and will you do us a favor and use the ‘cover letter’ section of Indeed to write us a few informal sentences as to why this job is right for you? It will help your application to stand out from all the others and teach us more about who you are.

Please send us your resume to parkviewpethr@gmail.com

Thank you, Melissa Tompkins, BS, CVPM