Veterinary Technician – Capitola Veterinary Hospital JobCapitola Veterinary HospitalCapitola, CA 81895

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Why You’ll Love This Job

Are you passionate about animals and would jump at the chance to interact with all types of pets in an atmosphere where fun and compassion are the order of the day? If you want to onboard with a modern veterinary clinic where your career will flourish under the guidance of a caring DVM team, Capitola Veterinary Hospital has a place for you as our Veterinary Technician in Capitola, CA.

At People, Pets & Vets, we cultivate a laid-back environment where you will work directly with skilled professionals, receiving the training needed to grow your career with the utmost confidence. As our Veterinary Technician, you will join an outstanding and supportive work-family, all with the common goal of making sure our patients get the loving care they deserve. Best of all, you will have fun doing what you love! In return, you will receive healthcare benefits that include dental and vision, life insurance, paid time off and a company-matched 401k.

Grab this amazing opportunity to onboard with a company that cares about your success and happiness. Apply for Capitola Veterinary Hospital’s Veterinary Technician job opening today!

Learn more about this hospital: www.capitolaveterinaryhospital.com

Veterinary Technician Responsibilities

  • Clean and straighten exam rooms to prepare for incoming patients following OSHA guidelines
  • Be familiar with infectious and common zoonotic diseases; including prevention, and the steps to reduce or eliminate transmission
  • Assist in restraining pets in a manner that allows necessary procedures to be done with minimal stress to patients, and ensure safety of patients and people 
  • Take accurate notes and medical history of patients in exam rooms for doctors
  • Anticipate the needs of the doctor for routine exam/surgery visits; follow doctors request to fill or refill medications
  • Take temperatures, samples, vitals as requested by doctor; draw up vaccines, flea/tick medication/prevention, etc.

Veterinary Technician Qualifications 

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Advanced experience as a veterinary technician required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Possess a good attitude and contribute to a positive work environment
  • Strong English — written and verbal language skills
  • Advanced animal care, restraints, client/customer interaction experience required
  • Experience with venipuncture, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred 

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Veterinary Front Office Receptionist – Capitola Veterinary Hospital JobCapitola Veterinary HospitalCapitola, CA 82144

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Why You’ll Love This Job

Would you enjoy spending your days surrounded by happy people who are compassionate about animals? Are you an advocate for all creatures, great and small, and would love the chance to be a voice for them? If so, you have found your ideal place with Capitola Veterinary Hospital in our Veterinary Front Office role in Capitola, CA!

In this Veterinary Front Office position, you will be immersed in an atmosphere that is both inspiring and fun, and where you can gain new perspective and insight that will propel you along your chosen career path. Your team of professional co-workers will feel more like an extended family that genuinely cares about helping you achieve your goals. Pet owners will appreciate your knowledgeable assistance, and our furry clients will thank you with licks and smiles. In return for your valuable input, you will receive benefits that include medical, dental and vision, a 401k with a company match, life insurance and generous paid time off.

Turn your passion for animal advocacy into success! Apply for Capitola Veterinary Hospital’s Veterinary Front Office opening today!

Learn more about this hospital: www.capitolaveterinaryhospital.com

Veterinary Front Office Responsibilities

  • Greet all clients with a positive greeting; answer phones; take messages and answer basic client questions
  • Know the range of services the practice provides and the species it treats; advise clients/recommend services for their pets; provide estimates
  • Differentiate and prioritize between routine cases and emergency cases and alert staff accordingly
  • Understand and use special record notations, and make appropriate notes in patient records
  • Be familiar with infectious and common zoonotic diseases; including prevention, and the steps to reduce or eliminate transmission
  • Maintain medical records, establish or understand medical record filing systems
  • Handle all cash transactions including deposits and invoicing

Veterinary Front Office Qualifications 

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Advanced animal care, client/customer interaction, receptionist experience required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Possess a good attitude and contribute to a positive work environment
  • Knowledge of and ability to use medical abbreviations

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Associate Veterinarian – Capitola Veterinary Hospital – Capitola, CA

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Why You’ll Love This Job!

Not all superheroes wear capes, but we sure think our staff should wear one every day!  Join a passionate bunch of veterinary professionals at Capitola Veterinary Hospital who are saving the Capitola, CA community, one pet at a time!

**Sign-On Bonus / Relocation Support Offered**

 Capitola Veterinary Hospital has been serving the people and pets of Santa Cruz County for over 20 years and is located just one mile from beautiful Capitola State Beach! Guided by Dr. River May, in a state-of-the-art facility that is outfitted with modern equipment and cutting-edge technology, we are able to consistently deliver the highest quality veterinary medical, dental, surgical, and diagnostic care available. To complement our doctors, we have a team of experienced support staff and a strong leadership group who work closely together to deliver the best care to each pet and pet parent!

Qualifications

  • DVM/VMD degree from an AVMA accredited veterinary school
  • Active, non-restricted veterinary license in California
  • Comfort or desire to grow in the surgery suite (soft tissue, dental extractions, spay/neuter, etc.)
  • Experienced veterinarian or recent veterinarian graduate ready to provide passionate care
  • A passion for building a trusting relationship with clients, colleagues, and community
  • Committed to ongoing personal education and assist in leading the development of others
  • Be the most trusted partner in pet care using strong communication and interpersonal skills

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining the individuality and medical autonomy that makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do. Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community.   

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • No On-Call or After-Hours Emergency Calls
  • Paid Time Off
  • Annual CE Reimbursement $1,500 + a $5,000 CE Bonus on your 5th year work anniversary
  • 401K With Annual Employer Match
  • Employer-Sponsored Health and Welfare Plans including Medical, Dental, Vision, and many more
  • Personal Liability Insurance Coverage & AVMA Membership
  • Pet Care Discount
  • Career Growth/Professional Mentorship

People Pets & Vets is an EEO/AA employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status. People Pets & Vets is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its programs, and activities.

Job ID: 743999777541703

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Veterinary Student Extern – Capitola Veterinary Hospital – Capitola, CA

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Why You’ll Love This Job!

We are wild about people that share a love for animals! Join our paw-some group of veterinary professionals as an Extern in Capitola, CA! 

 Capitola Veterinary Hospital has been serving the people and pets of Santa Cruz County for over 20 years and is located just one mile from beautiful Capitola State Beach!

Led by Dr. River May, we pride ourselves on providing the best care offering a wide variety of medical, surgical,  and dental services using progressive, modern medicine and innovative technology. To complement our doctors, we have an experienced support staff and a strong leadership team to help in your success to deliver the best care to each pet and pet owner!

As a Veterinary Student Extern you will be actively mentored (and depending on your year of school) as you develop technical skills while participating in rounds, surgery, treatments, and consultations with clients. Our industry standard mentorship resource guide will help you and your mentor intentionally identify objectives to focus on to ensure your experience is customized for what you want to achieve.  Your experience could include gathering histories, performing physical examinations, developing diagnostic and therapeutic plans or building case management plans depending on what you are hoping to experience. We are here to help you become the doctor you want to be!

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in DVM/VMD program at an AVMA accredited veterinary school
  • Invested in building trusting relationships with clients, colleagues, and community
  • Motivated for continuous personal and professional growth
  • Team player, go-getter, willing to jump-in when needed
  • Positive attitude and the desire to learn
  • Mindset and drive to grow skillset and the desire to be mentored

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining the individuality and medical autonomy that makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do. Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community.   

What’s in it for you?

  • We can provide Pet-friendly Housing or a Housing Stipend
  • 2-8 week externships
  • Structured mentoring experience designed to help you learn best practices
  • Broad menu of developmental opportunities available
  • No On-Call or After-Hours Emergency Calls
  • Career Growth/Professional Mentorship
  • Access to an amazing network of professionals excited to mentor you

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

People Pets & Vets is an EEO/AA employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status. People Pets & Vets is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its programs, and activities.

Job ID: 743999847282436

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Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Capitola Veterinary Hospital – Capitola, CA

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Why You’ll Love This Job!

Not all superheroes wear capes, but we sure think our staff should wear one every day!  Join a passionate bunch of veterinary professionals at Capitola Veterinary Hospital who are saving the Capitola, CA community, one pet at a time!

Capitola Veterinary Hospital has been serving the people and pets of Santa Cruz County for over 20 years and is located just one mile from beautiful Capitola State Beach! Guided by Dr. River May, in a state-of-the-art facility that is outfitted with modern equipment and cutting-edge technology, we are able to consistently deliver the highest quality veterinary medical, dental, surgical, and diagnostic care available. To complement our doctors, we have a team of experienced support staff and a strong leadership group who work closely together to deliver the best care to each pet and pet parent!

Schedule: Full Time (4 days/10-hour shifts). Monday – Friday.

Qualifications

  • Valid RVT credentials in CA or pending credentials within 6-8 months
  • Proficient in surgery and dental procedures (Extractions/X-Rays) highly preferred
  • Ability to work on feet all day
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds
  • Team player, go getter, willing to jump-in when needed
  • Positive attitude and the desire to learn
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and work independently

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining individuality and medical autonomy which makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do! Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community. 

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • No On-Call or After-Hours Emergency Calls
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Annual CE Reimbursement / LVT/RVT/CVT License Reimbursement
  • 401K With Annual Employer Match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity, Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
  • Pet Care Benefits for your personal pets
  • Career Growth/Professional Mentorship
  • VTNE Exam Fee reimbursement

People Pets & Vets is an EEO/AA employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status. People Pets & Vets is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its programs, and activities.

 

Job ID: 743999849786551

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Veterinarian – Capitola Veterinary Hospital – Capitola, CA

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Why You’ll Love This Job!

Not all superheroes wear capes, but we sure think our staff should wear one every day!  Join a passionate bunch of veterinary professionals at Capitola Veterinary Hospital who are saving the Capitola, CA community, one pet at a time!

**Sign-On Bonus / Relocation Support Offered**

 Capitola Veterinary Hospital has been serving the people and pets of Santa Cruz County for over 20 years and is located just one mile from beautiful Capitola State Beach! Guided by Dr. River May, in a state-of-the-art facility that is outfitted with modern equipment and cutting-edge technology, we are able to consistently deliver the highest quality veterinary medical, dental, surgical, and diagnostic care available. To complement our doctors, we have a team of experienced support staff and a strong leadership group who work closely together to deliver the best care to each pet and pet parent!

Qualifications

  • DVM/VMD degree from an AVMA accredited veterinary school
  • Active, non-restricted veterinary license in California
  • Comfort or desire to grow in the surgery suite (soft tissue, dental extractions, spay/neuter, etc.)
  • Experienced veterinarian or recent veterinarian graduate ready to provide passionate care
  • A passion for building a trusting relationship with clients, colleagues, and community
  • Committed to ongoing personal education and assist in leading the development of others
  • Be the most trusted partner in pet care using strong communication and interpersonal skills

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining the individuality and medical autonomy that makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do. Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community.   

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • No On-Call or After-Hours Emergency Calls
  • Paid Time Off
  • Annual CE Reimbursement $1,500 + a $5,000 CE Bonus on your 5th year work anniversary
  • 401K With Annual Employer Match
  • Employer-Sponsored Health and Welfare Plans including Medical, Dental, Vision, and many more
  • Personal Liability Insurance Coverage & AVMA Membership
  • Pet Care Discount
  • Career Growth/Professional Mentorship

People Pets & Vets is an EEO/AA employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status. People Pets & Vets is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its programs, and activities.

Job ID: 743999854899491

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