Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant San Jose, California


Position at San Jose Animal Hospital

San Jose Animal Hospital has been serving Santa Clara County for over 40 years! We are looking for a Registered Veterinary Technician to join our team to offer high-quality care and service to our patients! 

San Jose Animal Hospital invests heavily in our teams' growth and development. We provide an emotionally intelligent work environment and strive to maintain a positive work/life balance. At San Jose Animal Hospital, we pride ourselves in providing the best benefits package in the industry which includes: health, life, vision, dental, PTO, paid holidays, 401(k), paid parental leave, quarterly bonus program, impressive pet benefits, and much more!  

Job Summary: 
Our Veterinary Assistants work with our Veterinary Technicians and Veterinarians to provide excellent patient care. This position offers great learning opportunities for a career working with animals.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Assist veterinarians and technicians in the care of animals
  • Restrain pets
  • Perform nail trims
  • Maintain and utilize laboratory equipment and tests
  • Light kennel duties
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Checking patients in and out
  • Superior customer service

Our Ideal Candidate:
  • Continued education and willingness to learn
  • Comfortable with animals and animal behavior
  • Self-motivated
  • Flexible schedule
  • Team player
  • Minimum 1 year working with cats and dogs )[preferably in a veterinary setting)

We look forward to hearing from you!! Apply today!