Veterinary Assistant

Rainier Veterinary Hospital   Seattle, WA   Full-time     Veterinary
Posted on June 9, 2021

Are you passionate about animals and love working with people and pets? Do you want to be part of a caring team that makes a difference in the lives of pets and their owners? Want to grow your skills and be utilized as a professional? If so, this may be the right practice for you!

Rainier Veterinary Hospital is currently seeking full-time veterinary assistants to join our growing team! 

We are seeking motivated veterinary assistants who are looking for long-term employment with an independently-owned, established veterinary practice in the Seattle area. Candidates must be able to provide excellent customer care as well as perform the duties necessary to support the clinic and assist our veterinarians. The successful candidates must be detail oriented, reliable, and genuinely care and be concerned for our patients’ well-being. They must be self-motivated and take direction on tasks that can be completed in a timely fashion, with or without supervision. Previous experience preferred, but we are willing to train the right individuals!

We welcome inquiries from those who are passionate about client care and are seeking a rewarding position with a beloved veterinary practice that is committed to the community in which it serves. 

The well-qualified candidates will have:
High School diploma or equivalent (required)
One year of previous vet assistant or tech experience (preferred) 
Be detail oriented and enjoy a fast-paced work environment
Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
Exhibit dedication to team and patient care


Basic knowledge of computer systems (knowledge of Impromed/Infinity software is a plus)
Ability to lift a minimum of 40 pounds and stand for a full eight hours

We offer a competitive benefits package including paid vacation for full-time and sick time for all employees, fully paid premiums for medical insurance, generous employee discounts, and matching IRA contributions after an introductory period. If you share our mission, please apply with a cover letter and current resume to britt@rainiervet.com

We are proud to support the work of our sister nonprofit the Rainier Animal Fund as it works to ensure access to veterinary care for low-income and underserved pet owner families across the Puget Sound region. For more information on the Rainier Animal Fund and its programs, please visit rainieranimalfund.org.

 


Rainier Veterinary Hospital

815 Rainier Avenue South
Seattle , WA
https://rainiervet.com