Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Whitehall, PA

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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Pocono Peak Veterinary Center - Stroudsburg, PA (23 miles from Whitehall, PA)
Seeking a full time veterinary assistant to join our practice. We believe in caring for both our employees as well as our clients. We are education, team and customer service oriented....
Vetcor - Quakertown, PA (16 miles from Whitehall, PA)
All kennel duties will ultimately be supervised and handled by manager(s) Kennel team assist with hiring, training, scheduling and shift coverage Clients customer service for Pet Parents Boarders managing...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Whitehall, PA
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Assistant - 005265 in Whitehall, Pennsylvania Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into...
17 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Whitehall, PA
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....
22 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Allentown, PA (3 miles from Whitehall, PA)
Our mission is to avoid illness in animals and humans through client education regarding the value and necessity of preventive veterinary medicine....
30+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Stroudsburg, PA (23 miles from Whitehall, PA)
Overview BARTON HEIGHTS VETERINARY HOSPITAL in Stroudsburg PA is hiring a full time Veterinary Assistant for our 24/7 full service, small animal, AAHA accredited hospital....
90+ days ago
Vetco Clinics - Allentown, PA (3 miles from Whitehall, PA)
Our mission is to avoid illness in animals and humans through client education regarding the value and necessity of preventive veterinary medicine....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Whitehall, PA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Assistant jobs in Whitehall, PA as reported by the BLS.

$25,060

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Assistants in Whitehall, PA 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 Whitehall, PA
  • Less than 1 year (46.2%)
  • None (39.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.2%)
  • 2-4 years (1.6%)

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