Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Acton, Massachusetts

Perform general tasks needed for animal care. Veterinary assistants work under the guidance of veterinarians and technicians to clean kennels and examination rooms as well as provide direct animal care through feeding, bathing, and exercising. They may aid in blood, urine, and tissue sample collections, as well as administer medication and/or vaccinations ordered by the veterinarian.

Veterinary assistants also support veterinarians during surgical procedures by sterilizing instruments and passing tools when asked. Therefore, they should be comfortable with the sight of blood and other bodily fluids. After surgery, they monitor animals’ condition and behavior for signs of improvement or complications.

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Vetco Clinics - Shrewsbury, MA (21 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
Description for Veterinary Assistant - Veterinary Assistant - Customer Service- Assistant: Vetco Wellness Clinic Veterinary Assistant - Assistant - Veterinary Technician - Customer Assistant Job Descrip...
15 hours ago
North Andover, MA (20 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
h experience and skills. employment type: part-time QR Code Link to This Post PART TIME VETERINARY ASSISTANT/RECEPTIONIST WANTED. Duties of this position are primarily receptionist duties with some...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Newton, MA (16 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...
5 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Leominster, MA (17 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
Description for Veterinary Assistant - Veterinary Assistant - Customer Service- Assistant: Vetco Wellness Clinic Veterinary Assistant - Assistant - Veterinary Technician - Customer Assistant Job Descrip...
7 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Marlborough, MA (13 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
he clinics, your team of veterinary assistants will greet the pet parents and recommend the veterinary services that will best protect their pets. The Veterinary Assistant will assist the Veterinaria...
7 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Needham, MA (19 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
Description for Veterinary Assistant - Veterinary Assistant - Customer Service- Assistant: Vetco Wellness Clinic Veterinary Assistant - Assistant - Veterinary Technician - Customer Assistant Job Descrip...
7 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...
10 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Salem, NH (21 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...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Cambridge, 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...
14 days ago
Woburn, MA (13 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
Post Veterinary Assistant - Emergency and Critical Care MVRH, Woburn, MA, US Employment Type: Full-timeMassachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital is looking for a full-time Veterinary Assistant to joi...
19 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...
23 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
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...
30+ days ago
The Boston Cat Hospital - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, Massachusetts)
Veterinary Assistant/Technician at Cat Only Clinic Company: The Boston Cat Hospital Location: Boston, MA, United States Job Posted: 6 hours ago [Save] Save In: Default New ... Save to new search --...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Everett, MA (20 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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