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VCA Animal Hospitals Registered Veterinary Technician - Emergency Team in Sacramento, California

Job Description

VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center is seeking a Registered Veterinary Technician to join our Emergency Department Team. Day and Swing shifts are currently available for this position.

We are a top-quality veterinary facility dedicated to providing the very best specialty and emergency care in Sacramento. Under one roof, VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center has on-site specialists and offers 24-hour emergency and critical care. It mirrors what you would find at human hospitals. Our veterinarians and board certified specialists work together to provide comprehensive care. Our board certified specials and residency trained doctors are up to date on the very latest developments in their fields of: Anesthesia, Animal Rehabilitation, Cardiology, Emergency/Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Neurology, Radiation Oncology, Radiology and Surgery. And, they have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques, including: CT, Digital Radiography, Endoscopy, Fluoroscopy, Halcyon, Laparotomy, MRI and Ultrasonography.

We keep growing! We are currently looking for motivated Veterinary Technicians (RVT, LVT, CVT) that enjoy learning, gaining new skills, that genuinely care about pets and their humans for our Day and Swing Shifts in our ER department. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years experience in the veterinary field (preferably in emergency medicine, but not mandatory), is a good communicator (with people and pets!), a skilled listener (again, people and pets), have medical math understanding and great phlebotomy skills.

If you are a skilled in critical care with a commitment to excellence and a passion for animal care, we encourage you to apply for this position. Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience. We look forward to hearing from you and potentially welcoming you to our team.

VCA Animal Hospitals offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, pet care discounts, paid vacation, holidays and sick days, health and well-being programs that provide resources and training. Compensation is negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials. The pay range for this position is $25 to $31/ hour.

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