Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Manhattan Beach, CA

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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Metropolitan Animal Specialty Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (14 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Doctor's Assistant (Dermatology) Metropolitan Animal Specialty Hospital is a 24-Hour specialty and emergency animal hospital located in the heart of Hollywood, California. We are looking for...
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendale, CA (20 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Provide Client Education regarding preventive care, Optimum Wellness Plans, and basic status of hospitalized pets. Serve as support to the Client Services Coordinator staff on an as-needed basis....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lakewood, CA (15 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
8 days ago
Winnetka, CA (24 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
He or she should be personable, possess good communication skills, and be passionate about animal care....
12 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Redondo Beach, CA (4 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Position at PV Village Pet Hospital PV Village Pet Hospital is looking for a motivated and friendly Veterinary Assistant to join our team!...
12 days ago
Long Beach, CA (9 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
We are looking to hire an experienced VA or RVT or Receptionist to join our team at Gentle Care Pet Clinic. This is a fast-paced job and we are looking for a candidate that isn't afraid to work...
18 days ago
PetCo - Redondo Beach, CA (4 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
The Veterinary Assistant will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
22 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Long Beach, CA (9 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
29 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Norwalk, CA (18 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Position at Crossroads Animal Emergency Norwalk Crossroads Animal Emergency is hiring a Veterinary Assistant to join our amazing team!...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Buena Park, CA (22 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
You will use your technical skills on a daily basis, within state practice acts and as outlined in the NAVTA guidelines for veterinary assistant skills and duties....
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Buena Park, CA (22 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Provide Client Education regarding preventive care, Optimum Wellness Plans, and basic status of hospitalized pets. Serve as support to the Client Services Coordinator staff on an as-needed basis....
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Los Angeles, CA (11 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
At VCA Animal Hospitals, you can be the Veterinary Assistant you have always wanted to be! We have a unique culture in our hospital that values each person's individual skill and personality....
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Los Angeles, CA (11 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Animal Care Attendant to join our team....
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (9 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Job Description: The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient care-with the expertise and technical know-how to make them...
30+ days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Torrance, CA (6 miles from Manhattan Beach, CA)
Position at ACCESS (Advanced Critical Care, Emergency and Specialty Services) South Bay Come join ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospitals in South Bay! We are one of the largest, most advanced, and...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Manhattan Beach, CA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Assistant jobs in Manhattan Beach, CA as reported by the BLS.

$30,630

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Assistants in Manhattan Beach, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.1%)
  • Some College (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Assistants in Manhattan Beach, CA
  • Less than 1 year (46.2%)
  • None (39.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.2%)
  • 2-4 years (1.6%)

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