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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Assistant in Williamsburg, Virginia

We are seeking an experienced veterinary assistant to join our team.

The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient care—with the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen.

In this position you will be supporting our doctors and technician team by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients.

Duties will include:

  • Client education about our products and services

  • Administration of medications and SQ fluids

  • Assisting doctors and technicians with diagnostics such as venipuncture, lab speciman collection and radiographs

  • Filling prescriptions, completing client call backs, maintaining medical records

Benefits include competitive salary, health/dental/vision, paid vacation and sick time, uniform allowance, matching 401-k, generous pet discounts and CE opportunities.

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