Veterinary Assistant

VCA Antech, Inc. Ithaca , NY 14850

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

VCA-Colonial Animal Hospital is an established 24-hour specialty/hybrid veterinary hospital located in beautiful upstate NY. We are AHAA accredited and we take pride in providing services in emergency, surgery, oncology, internal medicine, general practice as well as other advanced service such as CT for for companion animals and the people who love them. We are a team-oriented work place and our purpose is simple; helping pets. Our tight knit community is a great place to call home and we take great pride in our services, team and clients in which we serve.

VCA Colonial Animal Hospital is seeking an energetic and compassionate Veterinary Assistant to join our team! At VCA Colonial you can be the Veterinary Assistant you have always wanted to be! We have a unique culture in our hospital that values each person's individual skills and personality. There's something special about you and we are excited to learn more! As a Veterinary Assistant in our treatment room, you will be working alongside experienced general practice and specialty veterinarians and skilled technicians, with the opportunity to learn and grow. Our services all work together as a team to develop the best plan and care for our patients, and our staff are highly skilled and able to utilize their schooling, experience, and skills to the fullest potential to provide exceptional patient care. Our training program allows anyone to feel comfortable working with and learning from our doctors and staff. Whether you are an experienced Veterinary Assistant looking for the next step in your career or seeking mentorship, our team is ready to partner with you.

In your role as a treatment assistant you will help with providing individualized patient care to our hospitalized patients. You will assist in the development of treatment plans, client communications, discharges, tech appointments, radiology, lab, assist with patient care, and case management. You will learn and grow with our team and the diverse caseload that we see each day.

Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:

  • VCA hospitals are former private-practices that retain the spirit that made them successful

  • Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community

  • Network of 4,500+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists

  • Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies in the U.S.

  • WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors, Technicians, and staff

  • Robust Clinical Studies program

  • Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

VCA adds value to your compensation package with the following:

  • Competitive wage

  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance

  • Opportunity to teach and mentor

  • 401(k)

  • Life and Long Term Disability insurance

  • Exceptional Pet Benefits Plan!

Ready to be part of a team that feels like family? Apply today! We look forward to hearing from our newest team members!

At VCA we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and want to be a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and do their best work.

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Veterinary Assistant

VCA Antech, Inc.