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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Assistant in New Windsor, New York


Are you looking to be a part of a hospital team that feels like family, while having the support and resources to push your career forward? If so, we would love to connect with you! VCA Flannery Animal Hospital is seeking a Veterinary Assistant to join our one-of-a-kind 11-doctor General Practice/Emergency 24 hour Hospital.

Veterinary Technician students welcome! Part time and Full time hours available. Weekend coverage needed.

The Veterinary Assistant must be:

Friendly, outgoing, “people oriented", with excellent communications skills.

Must be capable of being cross-trained for front office receptionist duties that will be expected in the job.

Telephone and computer skills are necessary.

Duties include:

Demonstrate excellent relations with clients/pets in waiting and/or exam rooms

Lift up to 40 pounds of weight

Carry food and patients

Physically restrain animals in a safe manner

Accurate data entry

VCA adds value to your compensation package with the following:

• Competitive wage

• Medical, Dental & Vision insurance

• Opportunity to teach and mentor

• 401(k)

• Life and Long Term Disability insurance

The salary range for this position is $18 - $23 / hour

Ready to be part of a team that feels like family? Apply today! We look forward to hearing from you soon.

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse 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