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Veterinary Assistant - Urgent Care

Ethos Veterinary Health
Oceanside, CA
  • Expired: December 13, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Come join the newest Ethos Urgent Care Center in Oceanside! We are looking for a full-time Veterinary Assistant to join our Urgent Care Centerteam.

About Ethos Urgent Care Center:Ethos is committed to providing a gold standard in veterinary medicine. We are excited to announce the opening of Ethos Urgent Care in veterinary medicine. Our nursing staff are an integral part of providing the highest level of care. We strive to bring together hard working, caring and intelligent people who love to serve and help the community.

About the Job:As a Veterinary Technician Assistant in the Urgent Careyou will be responsible for:

  • Triaging patients

  • Obtaining and reportingvitals, prioritizing patient treatments and delegating tasks if needed

  • Recognizechanges in patient status and report to doctor

  • Utilizing different imaging modalities(radiographs, ultrasound)

  • Administer and monitor patients for anesthetic/sedation procedures

    A great opportunity for growth! Entry level position with room for advancement andexposure for individuals seeking to grow their career in Veterinary Medicine!


  • Serve as intermediary between doctor and client for non-essential communication

  • Collect and summarize detailed histories regarding patients that present through emergency room following triage with Emergency Technicians

  • Create and present treatment plans to client

  • Communicate between doctors and technicians what treatments(blood draws, procedures, etc.) need to be done.

  • Assist doctor with patient related tasks through entirety of shift.

  • Assist with collecting deposits.

  • Manage consent forms with client.

  • Document conversations between clients and the attending doctor.

  • Handle miscellaneous prescriptions requests, client callbacks, lab work entries etc.

    About You:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; candidates from vocational co-op programs also considered

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English is required

  • Knowledge and practical application of basic arithmetic, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division is required

  • Ideally 6 monthsof experience working in a veterinary hospital setting required. Recent graduates with an Associates or Bachelors degree in Veterinary Technology will be considered or students in the field.


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Ethos Veterinary Health


Oceanside, CA
92058 USA



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