***New job posting beginning 7/19/2019. You must apply in-person at The Newport Beach Veterinary Hospital, 1610 W. Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663!
Welcome! Thanks for stopping in on our new job posting for receptionist at our veterinary hospital. Please read this entire posting as most questions will be answered.
Yes, we are hiring right now! We will hire someone immediately when we find the right person. We are pleased with our last new hire and plan to hire 2 additional front office employees. Please consider applying if you're "the right person" (read below). We will continue to take applications with second interviews scheduled as qualified candidates appear. We are excited to add several new amazing individuals for our Front Office Staff. Our Veterinary practice continues to grow and we are in need of great new people. Our doctor, Dr. Jeffrey S. Cohen, D.V.M. is a Board Certified Specialist in Veterinary Internal Medicine and regarded as one of the finest, most intelligent and dedicated veterinarians in Orange County. This is an invitation to join his amazing team of animal caregivers. This is the perfect opportunity for intelligent, honest, high energy, disciplined persons (man or woman) for our extremely busy General Veterinary and Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialty Hospital in Newport Beach. If you are exceptional, we are waiting for you.
You absolutely must have great people skills and be positively oriented. You must be bright, intuitive, and self-motivated to provide the ultimate in customer service for our people who Love Love Love their pets and are often in serious need & distress. Veterinary specific experience is Not required but you do need skills. High School diploma or equivalent required. College good but not required. You must speak and write English well. You must be able to work with and around dogs and cats. Veterinary specific experience is NOT required but you do need excellent customer service abilities with good general office and phone skills.
We WANT to train you but we are very picky about having people with a strong disciplined work ethic with care giver and people skills. If you are a pet owner or pet lover, you can understand why we want our animal hospital staff to provide empathy, super competent pet care combined with the very best in customer service. Nothing less can ever be acceptable. Please do not apply if you don't expect to work very hard for an equally rewarding personal return. These jobs require a talented individual and we don't ask our clients or their pets to settle for less than a caring & intelligent staff. Extremely fast paced, non-boring jobs and oh so rewarding! You will be important to us as a staff member and in the life of every pet owner who you help. We all work extremely hard and care about the quality job we do.
We are only looking for full time, long term employees to fulfill these jobs. These are not temporary jobs so please do not apply if not truly serious and cannot commit to long term employment. This is not a job for seasonal workers or students. We only have Full time, 4-day-Work-Week positions entry level wage at $15/ hr during intense training for 6-months with wage increase plus various benefits over time for the proven capable including fully paid Medical & Dental Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick days, Uniforms, Meals, etc. You MUST be able to work any week day and including Saturdays. Schedules to be determined.
Applications only taken in-person at The Newport Beach Veterinary Hospital, Monday-Saturday 8am-6pm. We are also very Veteran-friendly, too! We would like Military Veterans to consider this job as we support Veterans and their families in our work with Service Dogs.
Please Do Not Fax or email your resume, it will be discarded. ALL Applications MUST be filled out in person to be considered with resumes only collected at that time.
Please Do Not Call for directions or to ask questions about the job that you can ask in person when applying because our front office staff is extremely busy! (Remember: We're busy, that's why we are hiring additional help!) From the moment you arrive in our office, you are evaluated by staff so please present yourself as a professional.