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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Assistant in Monrovia, California

Join The VCA Santa Anita Animal Hospital Team!

Location: 245 W. Durate Rd, Monrovia CA 91016

Website: https://vcahospitals.com/santa-anita

VCA Santa Anita Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time Veterinary Assisitant to join the team at our 4-Doctor AAHA Licensed general practice in Monrovia, CA! Come see if our team is a good fit for you! In this position you will be supporting our Doctors and Technician team by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients.

Why Join the VCA Family

We are passionate about supporting Veterinary Technicians 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 Technician 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!

A competitive wage, paid vacation, CE benefits, and professional development are offered. Compensation: $18-$25 / hour negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials.

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. You’ve worked hard for your credentials and 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

  • Dentistry

  • Radiology

  • Laboratory work

  • Venipuncture

  • Catheter placement

  • Pharmacy

  • Patient recovery

  • Compassionate care of our hospitalized animals

Ready to grow with a collaborative and supportive team? Apply now!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $18.00-$25.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)

  • 401(k) matching

  • Dental insurance

  • Employee assistance program

  • Employee discount

  • Flexible schedule

  • Flexible spending account

  • Health insurance

  • Health savings account

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Parental leave

  • Professional development assistance

  • Referral program

  • Retirement plan

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • No nights

  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Monrovia, CA 91016: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Veterinary experience: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: In person

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $18.00 - $25.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)

  • 401(k) matching

  • Dental insurance

  • Employee discount

  • Flexible schedule

  • Health insurance

  • Health savings account

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • No nights

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Monrovia, CA 91016: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Veterinary assistant: 2 years (Required)

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

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