VCA Antech, Inc. Veterinary Assistant in La Mesa, California

VCA Grossmont Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant (or a Credentialed Veterinary Technician) to join our AAHA-accredited, 3-doctor practice in La Mesa, California.

We’re looking for a believer in the possibilities of high-quality veterinary medicine and patient care—with the experience and technical know-how to make them happen….a devoted team player who thrives in a collaborative environment, and is invested in their colleagues’ success….someone who takes enormous pride in their ability to listen and speak to clients like a trusted friend….a service-minded professional who is energized by the gratitude of others and in the satisfaction of a job done right. If this describes you, then we want you on our team!

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 maintaining medical records; preparing surgical suite and surgical patients; filling prescriptions; performing laboratory work and diagnostic imaging; and providing compassionate care and a home away from home for boarded and hospitalized pets.

As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. You will enjoy exposure to a diverse and stimulating caseload, employ the most advanced imaging and monitoring tools, and tap into the expertise of more than 3,000 doctors, including 360+ boarded specialists. You will sharpen your skills—and even learn some new techniques—and explore career options that only VCA can offer, such as continuing education, transfer, specialization, and leadership opportunities.

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including, medical/dental/vision and paid vacation (for F/T employees only), 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts and more!

Must have a flexible schedule and be available to work weekends.

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