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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Technician - Emergency/Critical Care in San Diego, California

VCA Animal Specialty Group is a 24-hour Specialty and Emergency hospital located in the heart of San Diego. Recently remodeled and upgraded to include top of the line equipment such as MRI, CT, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound and Digital Radiography.

If you are looking for a unique opportunity to be a part of something special, look no further. ASG is searching for an exceptional Registered Veterinary Technician to add to our high caliber team. You may be asking yourself, “Why ASG?” VCA Animal Specialty Group can offer you a work experience like no other. Job fulfillment and career development are at the top of our list. RVT’s receive $750 per year to use towards CE. Our health benefits are exceptional, including full medical, dental, and vision coverage. You will begin accruing sick and vacation hours immediately, you will receive a yearly uniform update, a 75% discount for your own pet’s services and you can find that work-life balance working 4 – 10 hour shifts.

ASG is looking for experienced RVT’s to join our Emergency service. Competitive salaries $25.50 -$30.00/hour

Swing shift differential: $ 2.50/ hour

Overnight differential: $3.50/hour

Current shifts available: Swing and Overnight

Other benefits made available to you would include:

  • Access to the people and resources of a large veterinary community

  • Leadership opportunities

  • Career development programs

  • Strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

  • Tuition support and sponsorships

  • Vet Tech license reimbursement

  • Free wellness subscriptions and support (Head Space)

  • Referral bonuses

  • Competitive wages

  • Life, long and short term disability insurance

  • Paid parental leave

  • 401(k)

Are you ready to take that next step in your career? We look forward to talking with you soon.

At VCA we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and want to be a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and do their best work. Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans Disabled.

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