VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Assistant in Seattle, Washington
VCA Magnolia Animal Hospital is expanding its team and looking for a Veterinary Assistant!
Snapshot of the Role: Whether you are a seasoned Veterinary Assistant or a Veterinary Assistant in training, we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. The skills that will be utilized include, but are not limited to:
· Providing support to the entire veterinary hospital staff
· Safely restrain animals during treatment
· Perform basic exams, administer vaccines and pull blood
· Gain accurate patient history from their pet-parent
· Keep accurate records and logs
· Ensure there is a clean, comfortable environment for patients and clients
· Ensuring that treatment areas and exam rooms remain fully stocked
· Sterilize equipment
· Observing patients for signs of health concerns and reporting any findings to senior staff
· Plus so much more!
Compensation: $ 19.06 – 22 /hour.
Starting range is determined by skill set and years of experience in the field. Financial growth opportunities available.
Schedule: Full-time opportunity, flexible scheduling. Typically, 4-day work week, from 8.5-10.5/hrs.
· 6+ months experience as a Veterinary Assistant or currently enrolled in a Veterinary Assistant Program.
Website : https://vcahospitals.com/magnolia
Who We Are:
Welcome to VCA Magnolia Animal Hospital, where we provide the highest quality medical care to our patients in Magnolia, Interbay, Queen Anne, Ballard and surrounding neighborhoods in the greater Seattle area. VCA Magnolia Animal Hospital is conveniently located in the Magnolia neighborhood core, nicknamed “The Village”. The neighborhood is highly walkable, with several great lunch options close by!
We believe that any good relationship is built on trust, and have worked hard to gain the trust of our clients in the community. This has developed a strong client culture of being open to medical recommendations. We aim to continue building upon that relationship to best serve the pets in our community.
At VCA Magnolia, we aim to offer top-notch healthcare for pets, covering everything from preventative measures like wellness exams and routine dental cleaning, to the ongoing management of chronic ailments such as arthritis and kidney disease. Our approach is marked by patience and compassion, as we believe pets deserve nothing less. We are a small and tight-knit team looking for the perfect candidate to join our practice.
Location: 2201 34th Avenue West Seattle, WA 98199
We offer competitive pay along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), short term and long term disability, life insurance, paid time off, paid paternal leave, employee pet discount and so much more!
Apply Today! We value your time, and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. Apply today on our mobile-friendly application. We look forward to speaking with you!
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