Nov 10, 2019

Veterinary Technician

  • Ocean Avenue Veterinary Hospital
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
Full time Veterinarian

Job Description

Looking for: Veterinary Technician/ Experienced Veterinary Assistant

Ocean Avenue Veterinary Hospital is hiring Veterinary Technicians and experienced Veterinary Assistants for evening shifts from (12pm-10:30pm). Starting day is flexible but ideally ASAP or starting October.

  • Are you a passionate technician looking to improve your skills in the veterinary field?
  • Are you looking for a great supportive team to join and grow your technical skills?

The ideal candidate will be someone with experience working in a veterinary hospital, as well as a positive attitude and a strong drive to succeed and build a career in vet medicine. We are looking for both full-time and part-time technicians. If you have been looking for a way to advance your career, please send us a resume and cover letter. Even if you are less experienced, don't hesitate to send us an application, we are willing to train the right candidate with the right strive to grow.

As a Veterinary Technician/assistant you will ideally be able to:

  • Calculate basic medical math.
  • Be able to administer medications and injection via all routes
  • Provide nursing care to hospitalized patients and boarding animals
  • Understand classification of commonly-used medications, associated side effects and appropriately monitors therapeutic response.
  • Ideally be able to draw blood, place peripheral intravenous catheter in cephalic vein, give IV injections
  • Perform basic physical exam and take history for appointments
  • Be familiar with anesthesia monitoring and surgery prep
  • BONUS: familiarity with Avimark

What will you get from joining the Ocean Avenue Veterinary Team:

Ocean Avenue Veterinary Hospital is one of the oldest veterinary practices in the San Francisco region. We are a busy 3 doctor hospital open everyday from 8am-10pm. Our staff members are amazing and supportive, and we strive to help our assistants sprout into amazing technicians.

Your benefit options will include:

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401K
  • competitive pay
  • flexible hours
  • Holiday pay + paid time off after meeting qualifications
  • opportunity to bring your dog to work
  • additional training
  • unlimited growth potential

If this seems like the right fit for you, please do not hesitate to send us a resume at and or feel free to walk-in. We look forward to hearing from you soon!


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