Mars Petcare Career Pathways

Job Information

VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Assistant in Spokane, Washington

VCA North Division Animal Medical Center is looking for a Veterinary Assistant to join our team in beautiful Spokane, Washington!

Our AAHA-accredited hospital practices high-quality medicine and we offer a dynamic work environment with the opportunity to work alongside highly skilled technicians, assistants, and doctors.

In this position, you will be supporting our Technician and Doctor team by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients. You must have a strong desire to learn and participate in hospital-paid Continuing Education events designed to improve your skills. We value animal care, teamwork, and client service.

Snapshot of the Role: Whether you are a seasoned Veterinary Assistant or a Veterinary Technician 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

  • Ensure there is a clean, comfortable environment for patients and clients

  • Ensuring that treatment areas and exam rooms remain fully stocked

  • Restrain animals during examinations or vaccinations

  • Keep accurate records and logs

  • Sterilize equipment

  • Observing patients for obvious signs of health concerns and reporting any findings to senior staff

  • Plus so much more!

Why Join the VCA North Division Animal Medical Center:

We are passionate about supporting Veterinary team members and are committed to your continuing education and personal career development. 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. In addition, we support a work environment where you can focus on your career, happiness, and the patients you serve.


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!

The pay range for this position is $17 - 19 / hour. Starting range is determined by skill set and years of experience in the field. Financial growth opportunities available.

Schedule: Full-time opportunity, with flexible scheduling

Ready to grow with a collaborative and supportive team? We are hiring now! We look forward to getting to know you!

Location : 8714 N Division St, Spokane, WA 99218

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