Director of First Impressions: In this role, you’re tasked with a duty that’s integral to our success! You will be the first point of contact for our clients walking through the door. Your goal day in and day will be to enhance the client’s experience at the practice by coordinating between the clients and members of the medical team. The main duties of this role are: - Greeting clients in a professional manner in person or over the telephone and addressing their requests and concerns - Handling inquiries, scheduling appointments, processing transactions - Performing various administrative duties - Interacting with clients and patients in a compassionate manner - Previous veterinary experience or education as an asset    Workspace: VCA Canada’s Blueridge-Cove Animal Hospital, in beautiful North Vancouver, provides complete nose to toes pet care, including dental, eye and skin care, on-site ultrasound, x-ray, and boarding facilities for our patients. About Our Candidate: We’re looking for a passionate and energetic Client Care Specialist to join our dedicated team in a collaborative environment where medicine and pets come first! Our staff join us because they are passionate about what they do! As the ideal candidate you will have: - Experience providing excellent customer service - Strong communication and interpersonal skills - Ability to work well with others in a team environment Motivation to continuously develop your knowledge and skills and become an “A” team player - Must be flexible with a schedule and have the ability to work evenings and weekends                                                                                                                                         
Why VCA Canada? Here’s what you can expect from us: -Professional development through annual VCA Canada conferences and annual CE allowances to help upgrade your skills
- Industry leading customer service training through VCA Canada’s Client Experience Program - A commitment to giving back to the community through participation in charitable programs and initiatives. We also offer competitive wages, pet and veterinary discounts and group benefits for full-time staff.   Come join us! Please send us a copy of your resume and cover letter or LinkedIn profile to: Email: paula.mendoza@vca.com.

Little Mountain Veterinary Clinic in Chilliwack, B.C. is looking for a full time Veterinary Office Assistant/ Receptionist.  We are a small and large animal general practice and dental referral clinic. We are a team oriented client-patient service clinic and enjoy a congenial working atmosphere.  We value our staff highly and encourage professional growth in all team members. Completed VOA program or experience in a veterinary clinic is preferred.  We are looking for a a team player who is competent, reliable, efficient and able to work in a fast paced environment. We are open Monday to Friday- 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturdays 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Please contact us at 604-792-2844 or send your resume via fax: 604-792-5822 or email: contact@littlemountainvet.com. Thank you.

Coquitlam Animal Hospital in Coquitlam,  BC is currently accepting resumes for a full time Veterinary Office Assistant to join our friendly team and fulfill a maternity leave position. We are a busy practice and looking for someone who is a self starter, can multitask, has great communication and organizational skills.  The ideal candidate will be proficient in client communication over the phone and in person, compassionate, mature and must be comfortable with animal restraint. Knowledge of Cornerstone is an asset.  Please email resumes attention to Niko, Practice Manager at nn.coqah@gmail.com or Nenad Paunovic, DVM at coqah@shaw.ca

AHT or experienced VA required for a part time position in a small animal practice in Fleetwood, Surrey.  This position is suitable for someone who enjoys all aspects of a clinic from front end to back. We are looking for a candidate willing to work part time.  You should be a mature and responsible individual who is able to multitask, loves animals and communicates well with the public.  Cornerstone knowledge would be an asset.  We have a digital x-ray and in house diagnostics.  If interested, please reply with cover letter & resume to Julie at: admin@acah.ca  Competitive wages, dental/medical benefits, uniform allowance offered.

Are you the purrfect person to join our team? Cats Only Veterinary Clinic in Vancouver has been providing healthcare exclusively for cats since 1986.  Our mission is to provide the highest level of care and enrich the lives of cats by focusing on wellness and preventative medicine.  We are looking to hire Cat Kennel Attendants on a casual basis (4 – 40 hours per week) immediately in preparation for those busy summer months and holiday times. If you have a friendly, compassionate nature to welcome and care for our furry feline guests boarding with us, we would love to hear from you! Duties will include, but not be limited to, feeding, caring for, and entertaining our boarding guests, maintaining communication with the hospital team, and ensuring the facility is kept at a high standard of cleanliness. You will also assist the hospital team when required. Previous experience working in a veterinary office is an asset but a warm, caring personality is essential. If this sounds like the purrfect opportunity, please send your resume to: Ashleigh White, Practice Administrator Ashleigh.White@vca.com

Allondale Animal Hospital, in Surrey, BC, is looking for an assistant to joint our team 3, 4 or 5 days per week.  Must have excellent client service skills, and strive to provide high quality compassionate veterinary care.  Please submit resume in person or to allondalah@gmail.com      Attn Dr. Jan Balcar

VOA NEEDED: Night Owl Bird Hospital is looking for a part/full time support staff for our hospital.  We are a busy avian practice which offers high quality medicine and surgery services. Experience is an asset but willing to train the right team orientated individual.  We are looking for a highly motivated, proactive individual who would enjoy a fast-paced environment, with a love for birds! Ability to work a schedule involving weekends, day shifts and night shift (on rotation) essential. Please submit resume and cover letter to nightowlreception@gmail.com, or in person to Niki Montgomery at 1956 West Broadway, Vancouver

Cedar Hills Animal Hospital in Surrey, BC is looking for a compassionate, hard working individual to join our small animal practice. We are a very small clinic with only 1 doctor and 4 staff members. Duties include, cleaning/sanitizing,, answering phones, helping clients with invoicing, booking appointments, and creating estimates.  Other tasks include animal restraints, monitoring surgeries, kennel care, dispensing medication, and assisting with digital radiographs.  Having experience in the veterinary field and cornerstone software is an asset but not required. Please send a resume to Arienne at cedarhillsanimalhospital@hotmail.com . Thank you!

Aldergrove Animal Hospital, located in the beautiful Fraser Valley, is looking for an outgoing and motivated veterinary assistant. Our progressive AAHA accredited small animal hospital requires an individual keen to work in both client service and assisting our technicians and veterinarians with patients and procedures.  The successful candidate should have excellent customer service and communication skills.  Strong telephone and computer competency is essential, as is a love of people and their pets. Our ideal candidate would be looking for full time work and would be available to work some weekends and occasional evenings.  We offer CE opportunities, uniform allowance, and comprehensive benefits for the right person. If this sounds like it could be a fit for you, please email your cover letter and resume to drerica@aldergrovevet.com.

Animal Dermatology Specialists of Vancouver is currently looking for a full time VOA. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:30-5 and Wednesdays from 9-4.  No weekends or late nights needed. Start date for training will be ASAP as our current full time person will be gone as of March 1st.  Compensation to depend on experience. Please email cover letters and resume’s to bcskinvet@telus.net

MUST LOVE CATS! If you ooze Feliway from your pores, you may be just who we're looking for. The Meadow Brook Cat Clinic in Port Coquitlam is the Lower Mainland's newest cat-only veterinary clinic and we are looking for dedicated passionate team members.  We have DR digital full-body and dental X-rays, CO2 surgical laser and in-house Idexx Catalyst and ProCyte. If you are a VOA or RVT wanting to escape the noise and chaos of dog medicine, if you want to improve the health and well-being of cats and their guardians, and are looking to help build long-term relationships with clients and teammates, then please contact us at jan@coolvet.com, ASAP.  Check out our website at www.coolcatvet.com and we're on Facebook too www.facebook.com/meadowbrookcats/

The Vernon Veterinary Clinic has an opening for a full time Veterinary Hospital Assistant in our growing practice. Technical training or previous Veterinary Clinic experience a must.  We are seeking a warm, caring, motivated individual to join our fabulous team. Excellent customer and phone skills are a must.  Multi-tasking and accuracy is essential. We are a modern, fast paced but maintain a small town feel. Please send resumes to vernonvets@shaw.ca or fax: 250-542-1772 Attention: Annette Farkas

Sidney Animal Hospital located in Sidney,  BC is looking for an energetic, motivated and outgoing individual to join our Reception team.  The successful candidate must enjoy working with the public, possess strong organizational skills and have excellent customer service. We are a fast paced full service Veterinary Hospital that strives to provide quality care to our patients and clients.
Previous experience is an asset but not necessary. If you are interested, please email your cover letter and resume: Attention Linda Kobley to sidneyanimalhospital@shaw.ca

Westview Veterinary Services in North Vancouver provides outstanding, compassionate patient care for beloved pets, including birds and exotics. We are looking for a cheerful, enthusiastic RECEPTIONIST/CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE with 3+ years of experience in a veterinary hospital to join our team. As part of a team striving to deliver exceptional patient care and client value, excellent communication skills and a love of and attentiveness to pets and their people is essential. We are committed to creating a wonderful patient and client experience.   Strong telephone, organizational skills and computer competence (optimally with Avimark veterinary software) are important. This is a full time position, with some weekend and evening hours included. Compensation including extended healthcare/dental, etc; will be based on qualifications and experience.  Please email resume and cover letter highlighting your experience and skills that would make you the perfect candidate for this exciting position to drjeff@westviewvet.com Email only, no phone calls please.

Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant Required. The Central Cowichan Animal Hospital in Duncan, BC is looking to hire a receptionist/veterinary assistant full time. Experience in a veterinary clinic or similar environment is an asset.   Candidates should have maturity, excellent customer service skills, good computer skills, be able to multitask, and be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Please come by the clinic to drop off a cover letter and resume, or e-mail them to centralcowah@gmail.com.

VET TECH / VOA / VET ASSISTANT : COMPANION ANIMAL HOSPITAL RICHMOND is looking for a Vet Tech / VOA/Veterinary Assistant to join our team.Aspiring university students to become veterinarians are welcome too. Experience in a veterinary facility is preferred but new graduates are welcome as well. We are a 2 doctor small animal only practice and looking for someone, who has flexible availability, as we are open 7 days a week with extended hours. Person should be willing to work evenings and weekends in a rotating schedule.  We need someone who is comfortable working in a fast paced environment, who is a quick learner, loyal, trust worthy, and has excellent client communication skills.  The duties that you will be responsible for would be front reception work as well as assisting the doctor in the back with patient care. If you have a genuine love for animals and are a team player, please send your resumes to us by email
extended health and dental benefits are offered as well. Email spwraich@yahoo.ca

Canadian Poultry Consultants in Abbotsford, B.C. is seeking a full-time Veterinary Assistant to join our practice.  Previous experience in the poultry industry, agriculture or veterinary fields is an asset. Duties include assisting with necropsies & diagnostics, case management, data management, on-farm sampling & monitoring, assisting with trials, and assisting with event management. The ideal candidate should be organized, self-motivated, have relevant office computer skills, a strong work ethic, and be willing to learn. The position offers significant room for professional growth and advancement. Annual salary starts at $30,000 + benefits.  Please apply at admin@canadianpoultry.ca or call 604-854-6600 if you have any questions.

Peninsula Crossing Animal Hospital in South Surrey has an immediate opening for receptionist / vet assistant.  Seeking energetic team player, client service oriented with excellent communication skills.  Veterinary Office Assistant certification and experience an asset.  Part-time position with possibility to full time.  Please email cover letter and resume to: 5417374@gmail.com

Veterinary Assistant (VA)   At Queen’s Park Pet Hospital in New Westminster we are accepting applications for a part- time experienced Veterinary Assistant for weekend shifts at our multi-vet hospital.  We are certified Fear Free and focus on progressive veterinary medicine, client education and wellness care including nutrition. We are equipped with digital x-ray and digital dental x-ray. The successful candidate must possess strong organizational and restraining skills, veterinary medical terminology and knowledge of Cornerstone.  We offer a continuing education allowance, uniforms, competitive wages and extended health benefits. Please email your cover letter and resume attention to Kelly: info@queensparkpethospital.ca

Assistants and even Volunteers
As many of you know, we have taken on the care and guardianship of the 500+ World Parrot Refuge birds.  We have multiple locations that they are currently housed and quarantined. I am sending this email to obtain the help of other bird/animal lovers to help ensure these birds are healthy, happy and getting their daily needs met. This rescue in every way, will only be possible if its a team effort. Night Owl Bird Hospital, as many of you are aware was already quite hectic before this rescue took place.  Our staff has been absolutely incredible, but they are limited and we have to reach out for additional support. If you feel as though you have time to contribute to this cause, we would love to hear back from you.  Please contact Niki @ Night Owl Bird Hospital nightowlreception@gmail.com

Avon Animal Hospital at 19475 Fraser Hwy is seeking FT/PT veterinary assistant.  Preference will be given to those who have previous veterinary experience or have completed VOA course. Knowledge of Avimark computer software is preferred.   Must be honest, reliable, and able to work in a fast-paced clinic. Must have computer skills. Please fax your resume to 604-532-7649 or email to avonanimalhospital@yahoo.ca

Blue Cross Pet Hospital is a busy 2 doctor practice in East Vancouver looking for an enthusiastic team player to join our staff.  The ideal candidate would have excellent customer service skills and experience using Cornerstone.  Please send your resume and cover letter to bluecrosspetmanagement@gmail.com

Animal Hospital located in Coquitlam is looking for a mature, experienced part time receptionist. This position is for 2 days per week, including weekends on part time basis and would also require you to be available for full time vacation relief throughout the year, especially during the summer months.  Computer experience is required. Knowledge of Cornerstone software and experience in a veterinary hospital would be a definite asset. Please email resumes to bahvets@shaw.ca. No phone calls please.

Come join our progressive friendly positive team in stunning Vancouver!  Oak Animal Hospital is a full service AAHA accredited hospital.  We are seeking 2 Veterinary Assistant's with a minimum of 1 year experience who can provide exceptional client service and patient care. We are a paperless hospital with a comprehensive in-house lab, ultrasound, digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray and cornerstone software. If you are looking for an innovative, challenging + exciting work environment with flexible hours or want to pursue your career in veterinary medicine and become a Certified Veterinary Technician we want you to join our team! Duties include answering phones, reception triage, assisting Vets & Tech and educating clients.  Starting wage $14 - $16 per hour (based on experience and expertise) and we also offer free pet insurance, provide scrubs and dental / extended medical benefits! Contact Ilana (Manager) via email manager@oakvet.com

Veterinary Receptionist Required: Woodgrove Animal Hospital has a great opportunity for a highly motivated experienced Receptionist/Front Office Person.  Full time position is available immediately in a busy small animal practice located in the beautiful north end of Nanaimo on Vancouver Island.  This is your chance to have it all, a great career with an exceptional work environment and excellent client base in one of the most incredible places on earth! If you think you have what it takes to join our team contact Dr. Jeff Goldman at 250-390-5131 or fax to 250-390-5133, or email petdrs@v3media.ca.

Amherst Veterinary Hospital is seeking a Full time receptionist. We are an established, progressive, busy, multi-doctor small animal practice located in Vancouver (Kitsilano/Pt. Grey area) We strive to provide excellent quality care and medicine for our patients, as well as exceptional client and customer service.  Our success is based on thorough, high quality medicine and surgery. Amherst provides a happy and satisfying environment for our employees where they can expand their knowledge and skills in a very rewarding healthcare job. We are looking for a compassionate, mature, reliable team player who is client oriented with excellent communications skills and enjoys a fast paced work atmosphere. The position is full-time, permanent and includes a Saturday shift. Experience in the Veterinary field is an asset but we are willing to train the right candidate.  We offer, competitive wages, uniforms, comprehensive (medical/dental) benefits, staff pet benefits. If you are looking for a rewarding career and you are a positive, motivated person, we would love to hear from you. Please email your resume to marie@amherstvethospital.com. Please include a cover letter.

Receptionist Job Posting : We are a rapidly growing and evolving animal hospital located in central Abbotsford.  We are seeking a highly motivated, confident, positive, personable, compassionate receptionist to complement our team.  Applicants must have at least 2 years of experience, are detail orientated, organized, works well under pressure, and is passionate about animal care. Our 5 Doctor practice offers a wide variety of procedures and services, from Cat Boarding to Laparoscopic Spays.  We offer digital imaging and are transitioning into a paper free environment. Working knowledge of Avimark would be considered an asset. We offer benefits to full time employees after a three month probationary period. We strive to provide the highest quality of client care and if you are interested in working in a fast paced and a fun environment, please contact FVAH with a cover letter and resume : fraservalleyanimalhospital@gmail.com

Hemlock Animal Hospital, Vancouver is hiring. We are totally computerized and full service hospital We take pride in the excellent medical and surgical care we provide to pets.  We are currently recruiting for Veterinary Office Assistant (part time and/or full time) positions. Excellent client communication, multitasking skills with previous experience will be given preference but willing to train the right candidate . Students aspiring to become Veterinarian are welcome to apply.  We offer competitive wages.   If you enjoy working in friendly and relaxing environment, please drop off your resume at the Hemlock Animal Hospital or fax to Attn: Manager @ (604) 558-1401 or email : info@hemlockvet.com

Veterinary Receptionist – Busy small animal hospital in the Comox Valley is looking for an experienced veterinary receptionist for a long-term position.  The individual must possess excellent client communication skills, be self motivated, and dependable.  We offer competitive wages and benefits. We appreciate all inquiries, but only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Please E-mail your resume and cover letter to veterinaryreceptionist123@gmail.com

The Central Animal Emergency Clinic is looking for a passionate and dedicated new team member. We are a group of loving, caring, hardworking, team driven people who share one thing in common, and that is the love for animals.  We pride ourselves in our hard work and abilities to act on our feet during emergency situations, we are open, Monday – Sunday during the evenings and 24 hours on weekends, we require a dedicated VA or AHT that is able to work evenings and overnights.  Wage is completive and will be based on experience we also offer an overnight incentive. If you are ready to start something new and exciting, please send us your resume and cover letter to reception.caec@gmail.com Att: to Lucy. Thank you !!

Peace Arch Veterinary Hospital in South Surrey/White Rock is looking for eager, friendly team player (Veterinary office assistant/receptionist) who works well with others but is able to work efficiently alone. Comfortable in a fast paced environment. You must be familiar with handling of dogs and cats and even though not mandatory, veterinary type experience is an asset. If this sounds like a job for you, please respond with resume and availability. Please fax resumes to 604-536-3658, or by e-mail at peacearchvet@gmail.com    Phone number: 604-536-3131.

Receptionist needed :  Our small animal hospital, located centrally on Vancouver Island, is looking for an enthusiastic, self motivated and dependable office receptionist.  We offer very competitive rates as well as medical and dental coverage.  The position is for two days per week, Saturday and Sunday, on a permanent part-time basis with the possibility of additional days per week and holiday coverage.   We offer advanced diagnostics, in-house blood work, ultrasound, endoscopy and digital radiology. Experience in the veterinary industry will be given priority and must be able to work independently. For inquiries please email pethosp@outlook.com.

Cambie Animal hospital, Vancouver is seeking applications for a part time/full time VETERINARY ASSISTANT AND VETERINARY TECHNICIAN.  We focus on quality pet and client care. We are looking for a motivated team player who is positive, energetic, and compassionate.  The primary skills required would be ability to multi task, be organized, capable of providing exceptional care to the pets and assist in various medical procedures. If you want to work in great environment and get paid well+ benefits, please send cover letter and resume to: vanpetvet@gmail.com

North Vancouver Pet Hospital is looking for a full time and part time assistant (VOA). Our hospital is fully digital and paperless with digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray and in house lab with digital integration and offer laser treatments, ultrasound, endoscopy and chiropractic services.   We are located in Lynn Valley in North Vancouver and only 5 minutes away from second narrow bridge ( Iron workers memorial). We care for all kind of pets including birds, reptiles and exotics.   We are looking for candidates who are experienced, skilled and familiar with Avimark software. Competent candidates will be compensated above competitive market rates and enjoy benefits upon successful completion of their probationary period. Please send your resume and cover letter to doctor@northvanpethospital.com Candidates will be contacted after screening.

Come join our progressive friendly positive team in stunning Vancouver! Burrard Animal Hospital + Emergency is a 24 hour full service hospital located at Burrard & W Broadway (free underground parking).  We are seeking 2 Veterinary Assistant's with a minimum of 1 year experience who can provide exceptional client service and patient care to meet the expanding needs of our patients & clients base. We are a paperless hospital with a comprehensive in-house lab, ultrasound, endoscopy, digital x-ray, CT Scan and cornerstone software. We will soon also be equipped with a full laparoscopy & therapy laser unit!  Our mission is 24 hour veterinary care and comfort to pets by providing on-site emergency, routine and advanced diagnostics whenever they need. If you are looking for an innovative, challenging + exciting work environment with flexible hours or want to pursue your career in veterinary medicine and become a Certified Veterinary Technician we want you to join our team! Duties include answering phones, reception triage, assisting Vets & Tech and educating clients. Starting wage $15 - $17 per hour (based on experience and expertise) and we also offer free pet insurance, provide scrubs and dental / extended medical benefits! Contact Corina (Manager) via email manager@burrardvet.com

Tsawwassen Animal Hospital is now recruiting for a Receptionist position 4-5 days/week.  If you are a dynamic, detail oriented receptionist who takes pride in exceptional client service and patient care, please contact us. Qualified applicant will be an organized multi-tasker with excellent telephone and communication skills.  We are a busy three doctor practice with a compassionate team who enjoy working together and enjoy the work we do with homeless animals.  We provide competitive wages, extended health benefits, sick days & uniform allowance. Shifts may include some Saturdays. Please email cover letter and resume to: juliebelltah@gmail.com