Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant San Jose, California


Position at Canyon Creek Pet Hospital

Canyon Creek Pet Hospital is immediately hiring a Veterinary Technician to join our team!

Canyon Creek Pet 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, 4 day work week! At Canyon Creek Pet 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!  

Starting Wage: $19.00

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 Doctors with exams as needed, including taking histories and performing diagnostics
  • Maintenance and cleaning of rooms as needed
  • Maintenance and cleaning of office and kennels
  • Animal restraint
  • performing tech appointments: vaccine updates, nail trims, etc.
  • Filling medications for patients
  • Handling/Packing of sterile surgical instruments
  • Client communications including reviewing medication and go home instructions
  • Cross-trained for front office duties such as answering phones, checking clients in and out, maintaining medical records, using fax/scanner and Microsoft Office programs
  • Weekend availability

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