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.

Oxford Animal Hospital is looking for a Part time/on-call  VOA/Receptionist to join our team. Must be available on weekends.  The ideal candidate will have good interpersonal skills, be team oriented, flexible, dependable, and reliable. Prior experience is preferred.  Please send a cover letter and resume, including availability to pinetreevet@telus.net or fax#604-941-8381

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

Are we right for you? The Animal Emergency Clinic of the Fraser Valley is in search of part time veterinary assistants. Must be available overnights and weekends. We are an AAHA accredited 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital. For 20 years we have been providing the highest standard of emergency and critical care to more than 100 surrounding family practices throughout the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley. We have amazing staff who are dedicated to providing the highest possible level of care to our patients. We are always seeking compassionate and dependable individuals. Our case load is ever changing and no two shifts are alike. It is essential that our staff members are resourceful, self-motivated, outgoing and above all, team oriented. Do you possess the qualities we look for in our emergency staff? If you think we may be right for each other, please forward your resume to Renee Chin at: rchin.aecbb@shaw.ca

Habourview Animal Hospital, a growing integrative veterinary hospital in North Vancouver, is looking for a veterinary office assistant for Mondays to join our team.  Please forward resumes to harbourviewanimalhospital@gmail.com or call  604-770-4557.

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.

Carrington Animal Hospital has a position available for someone who has completed the VOA course and who has previous experience in a veterinary hospital.  We are looking for a positive personality and the ability to multitask.  If you are client focused, reliable, organised and a team player we are interested in hearing from you. We offer staff benefits which include, medical/dental and uniform allowance, in house discounts and a competitive wage. Please submit your resume to Violet Halliday at carringtonhospital@shaw.ca

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

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.

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.

Are you a Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist looking to join a team that is committed to providing exceptional care to patients and clients? Lifetime Pet Care Practice is a growing small animal practice in Surrey that takes pride in delivering an outstanding experience to clients that will ensure they partner with us for the lifelong care of their pets. We are proud to be Fear Free professionals as well as a certified Cat Friendly Practice. We are currently seeking a full-time VOA/Receptionist to work weekdays and weekend shifts. We are looking for a friendly, caring, organized, individual to greet and receive our clients, handle telephone calls, schedule appointments, and assist the veterinarians and Technicians as needed. Experience using Cornerstone is an asset but no required. The successful candidate will have completed a recognized veterinary assistant course. Competitive wages, medical and dental benefits package, uniforms and CE opportunities are offered. Please email your resume to ltpcmanager@gmail.com

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

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

Saseenos Veterinary Services in Sooke is seeking to fill 1 FULL-TIME ASSISTANT position to compliment our 3 DVM, 2 RVT team.  Our assistants are responsible for many jobs in the everyday running of a busy hospital including but not limited to greeting clients & patients, loading appointments, animal restraint, cleaning, stocking, & inventory receiving too. We offer competitive wages, goal based bonuses, uniforms & medical/dental benefits. Shifts would include early evenings and weekends. Please submit your resume with a cover letter to officemanagersvs@aol.com. NEW VOA GRADS WELCOME!

Starting May 2017 we need a full time receptionist/assistant. Full time, weekdays 9-5, no on call or late nights/early mornings! West End Veterinary Clinic downtown Vancouver. Right next to beautiful Stanley Park.  Experience in a veterinary clinic or similar environment is an asset, but no official certification needed. Candidates should have maturity, excellent customer service skills, good computer skills (cornerstone use huge!), be able to multitask, and be able to work both independently and as part of a team.  We are a full service small animal team and do everything from surgeries or dentals and we would love an eager positive person willing to learn and grow with is and our lovely clients. Please come by the clinic to drop off a cover letter and resume, or e-mail them to admin@vetsvancouver.com. We look forward to hearing from you!!

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.

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.

Well established Animal Hospital in North Vancouver is currently seeking part-time/full-time, experienced VOAs. Applicants must be willing to work long days and weekends. Knowledge of AVimark, prescription refills and vital monitoring is required. We strive to provide amazing customer service to our clients and the best veterinary service to their pets. Must have strong customer service skills and work well in a fast paced, team environment or on your own. Please reply with a cover letter and resume to northshorevet087@gmail.com. We thank all applicants for replying, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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.

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