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VCA Animal Hospitals Experienced Veterinary Assistant in St. Petersburg, Florida

Location: VCA Noah's Place Animal Medical Center

2050 62nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702

VCA Noah's Place Animal Medical Center is seeking a full time Veterinary Assistant to join the team at our AAHA-accredited hospital in St. Petersburg, FL!

We are well-established in our community, providing quality veterinary medical services and compassionate care to our patients and clients in Pinellas County since 1997.

Check out a quick video about our hospital here: https://vimeo.com/558267157/5dc32284c0

Why Join the VCA Family

We are passionate about supporting our veterinary technicians and assistants and are committed to your continuing education and personal career development.

At VCA Animal Hospitals, 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. We support a work environment where you can focus on your career, happiness, and the patients you serve.

Some of the benefits we offer:

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

  • Growth & advancement opportunities

  • Veterinary Technology degree tuition support and scholarships

  • Annual CE stipend for full time CVTs

  • Medical, dental & vision insurance

  • Employer-paid short-term disability insurance, employer paid life insurance

  • Paid vacation and sick time

  • Paid parental leave

  • 401(k) with matching

  • Generous hospital discounts, product discounts

  • Free mental health and self care resources

  • Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

What You'll Do

As a member of the VCA team, you will help create and maintain a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients. Your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent—by delivering an outstanding client experience—so we can provide exceptional care to every patient.

Whether you are a seasoned veterinary assistant or a 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:

  • Compassionate patient care

  • Client education and care

  • Lab sample collection and processing

  • Venipuncture and catheter placement

  • Pharmacy and medication administration

  • Diagnostic imaging

  • Medical recordkeeping

  • Surgical preparation and assisting

  • Anesthesia monitoring

  • Dentistry

Ready to grow with a collaborative and supportive team? Apply now- We look forward to hearing from 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

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