Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Otis Orchards, WA

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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PetCo - Veradale, WA (6 miles from Otis Orchards, WA)
The Veterinary Assistant will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
2 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Post Falls, ID (8 miles from Otis Orchards, WA)
We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team....
28 days ago
PetCo - Veradale, WA (6 miles from Otis Orchards, WA)
The Veterinary Assistant will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
30+ days ago
Vetco Clinics - Coeur d Alene, ID (21 miles from Otis Orchards, WA)
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
Vca Animal Hospitals - Otis Orchards, WA
Veterinary Assistant at VCA in Otis Orchards, Washington, United States Job Description We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Otis Orchards, WA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Assistant jobs in Otis Orchards, WA as reported by the BLS.

$28,710

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

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

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