Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Acton, Massachusetts

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Townsend, MA (16 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
compensation: Depends on experience. Starting at $12/hour. employment type: part-time Looking for a full or part time assistant for an equine veterinarian. Job involves routine and emergency...
14 days ago
Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
compensation: commensurate with experience employment type: full-time Looking for Full-Time Veterinary Assistant for busy Small Animal Hospital. We are a progressive, busy small animal hospital with a dedica...
16 days ago
Tewksbury, MA (11 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
compensation: Tbd employment type: part-time We are looking for a self motivated individual who loves working with animals and people. Experience in an animal hospital is preferred but not...
23 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Everett, MA (20 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
VCA Everett Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced VeterinaryAssistant to join our AAHA-accredited, 2.5-doctor small animal/exotics practice in Everett, Massachusettslocated just minutes from...
26 days ago
Littleton, MA (3 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
ely-owned practice in Littleton, MA, currently has an exciting, new position available for a Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist! This role is just being developed, but is expected to support the clinic by...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Woburn, MA (13 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Leominster, MA (17 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chelmsford, MA (6 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Danvers, MA (24 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
30+ days ago

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Assistant positions.

  • Registered/Certified Veterinary Technician
  • Registered Vascular Technologist
  • Registered Nurse

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Veterinary Assistant position

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  • Accounts Payable
  • Acupuncture
  • Anal Gland Expression
  • Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia Monitoring
  • Animal Care
  • Animal Handling
  • AVImark
  • Bird Care
  • Blood Work
  • Catheterization
  • Client Education
  • Client Services
  • Communication Skills
  • Component Object Model
  • Computer Skills
  • Customer Relations
  • Customer Service
  • Diagnostic
  • Digital Radiography
  • Employee Development
  • Equine
  • Exotics
  • Filling Prescriptions
  • Fluid Therapy
  • Friendliness
  • Handling
  • Health Care
  • IDEXX Cornerstone Practice Management System
  • Inbound/Outbound Calling
  • IV Catheterization
  • Kennel Cleaning
  • Kennel Duties
  • Lab Experience
  • Large Animal Care
  • Leadership
  • Medical Records
  • Multitasking
  • Nail Trimming
  • Patient Care
  • Preventive Care
  • Reception
  • Reptiles
  • Restraint
  • Scheduling
  • Scheduling Appointments
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Small Animal Care
  • Staff Supervision
  • Subcutaneous Fluids
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Monitoring
  • Surgical Preparation
  • Telephone Skills
  • Total Physical Response
  • Training
  • Training and Development
  • Venipuncture
  • Veterinary Assisting
  • X-Rays

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Guide to Veterinary Technician Societies

The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America’s (NAVTA) Committee on Veterinary Technician Specialties (CVTS) created and continues to maintain a list of approved societies for veterinary technicians. Consider joining a professional society to build your knowledge and network.