VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Assistant at VCA Broadway in Boulder, Colorado
VCA Broadway Animal Hospital and Pet Center is seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team in Boulder, CO .
Pay Range: $18-$23/hour depending on experience
We take great pride in being an AAHA-accredited and AAFP-certified Cat Friendly Practice, dedicated to serving the Boulder, Lafayette, Louisville, and Eldorado Springs communities for over 30 years! Our entire team celebrates individual contributions and embraces a culture of continuous learning. We also have an attached boarding and doggy daycare facility.
VCA Broadway offers flexible scheduling; four 10-hours shifts a week, with rotating Saturdays. We are closed overnight, Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.
Our hospital provides a stunning view of the iconic Flatirons Mountains and is the perfect location for outdoor recreation enthusiasts. Boulder consistently ranks highly in national surveys for its quality of life. We would love for you to join our team!
At VCA animal hospitals, we are looking to add part time team members to our hospital! We have a unique culture in our hospital that values each person’s individual skill and personality. There’s something special about you and we are excited to learn more!
Why Join the team at VCA Broadway?
We are passionate about supporting veterinary assistants and are committed to your continuing education and personal career development. VCA is a community of dedicated professionals that will encourage you to explore everything a veterinary assistant career has to offer. At VCA we are committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity, and strive to be a place where a talented mix of people want to come, stay, and do their best work. We support a work environment where you can focus on your career, your happiness, and the patients you serve.
Below are some of the many benefits of joining the VCA team!
• Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community
• Leadership opportunities
• Career development programs
• Opportunities to give back through strong shelter partnerships and VCA Charities
• Continuing education allowance
• Tuition support and sponsorships
• Veterinary Technician license reimbursement
• Free mental health and wellness subscriptions (Head Space)
• Referral bonuses
• Competitive wage
• Medical, dental & vision insurance
• Generous pet care discounts
• Life, long and short term disability insurance
• Paid parental leave
• Paid vacation (2 weeks to start) and sick time
• Full-time and Part-time positions available
Why We Want You!
As a member of the VCA team, you will support technician and doctor teams by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients. Your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent—by delivering an outstanding client experience—so we can provide exceptional care to every patient. We want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to:
• Physical examinations and patient assessment
• Anesthesia monitoring
• Surgical preparation and assisting
• Laboratory work
• Catheter placement
• Patient recovery
• Compassionate care of our hospitalized animals
If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com