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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Assistant in Wilmington, North Carolina

VCA Wrightsville Beach Animal Hospital is hiring an experienced Veterinary Assistant/VA with a passion for veterinary medicine to join the team as Veterinary Assistant !

Location: 6324 Oleander Drive Wilmington, NC 28403

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This is an excellent opportunity to utilize and grow your skills, work with a dynamic, highly-skilled team, and expand your knowledge in a well-reputed veterinary hospital! You will be challenged to grow and learn with a team that will fully support you along the way.

About Us

We are an AAHA-accredited general practice hospital in Wilmington, NC. Our facility offers a variety of services including preventive and illness care, digital radiology (general and dental), and much more. We are conveniently located near the Wrightsville Beach, great shopping and restaurants!


VCA Animal Hospitals offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, pet care discounts, paid vacation, holidays and sick days, health and well-being programs that provide resources and training. Compensation is negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials. Salary starts at $15 / hour

What You’ll Do

The Veterinary Assistant role will allow you to take the skills and experience you’ve gained over the years in this profession and put them to great use in our hospital working in exam rooms with our clients and patients and in our dental and surgical suites as well.

This is a position responsible for the development of the patient care team and a role that will also be cross trained to work our front desk as well. As a Veterinary Assistant, you will be committed to maintaining a healthy work environment where all employees are treated fairly, elevated, empowered and enjoy what we do.

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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