FixNation in Los Angeles, California is actively seeking an experienced and dependable full-time Veterinary Assistant to assist the medical team as they spay and neuter cats.
This position earns a competitive wage as well as an attractive benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, and 401K. If you love cats and are passionate about providing them with excellent medical care, read on about our award-winning, high-volume/high-quality spay and neuter clinic!
FixNation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that spays and neuters cats in Los Angeles, California. Our co-founders' love of cats inspired them to take action to improve the lives of the city's huge population of "community cats". FixNation's TNR (Trap-Neuter-Return) mission aims to humanely reduce the number of stray, abandoned and feral cats by sterilizing as many as possible. All services for these vulnerable felines are provided completely free of charge.
In 2007, FixNation became the first full-time spay-neuter facility in Los Angeles specifically for homeless/community cats. In addition to our free spay/neuter services for homeless cats, we also loan out humane traps to the public, do TNR outreach and education and offer discounted services for adoptable cats from local rescue organizations.
Our small, close-knit team is comprised of bona fide cat lovers who consistently go above and beyond to provide every cat in their care with the best medical treatment possible.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A FIXNATION VET ASSISTANT
As a FixNation vet assistant, you will play a key hands-on role with every cat in our care, assisting doctors, RVTs and other veterinary assistants before/during/after all surgical procedures. The ideal candidate will be a dependable team player with a strong work ethic and a genuine passion for our unique TNR mission. Each day at our fast-paced clinic is different, so the ability to remain flexible in the face of new challenges and potential schedule changes is of utmost importance. This is an ideal opportunity for anyone eager to work exclusively with felines while making a positive and lasting difference in our community.
VET ASSISTANT QUALIFICATIONS
- Veterinary Technician Certification (Preferred)
- VACSP (req. for non-RVT tech applicants only) (Preferred)
If you truly love cats and share our passion for improving the lives of homeless felines in Los Angeles, join our team at FixNation!
VET ASSISTANT WORK SCHEDULE
Our clinic is open four days a week, Wednesday through Saturday, from 7 AM to 5 PM. We believe this 4-day work week offers our team a very desirable work/life balance.
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR MEDICAL TEAM?
If you are a qualified and experienced vet assistant and believe you could make a positive contribution to our TNR mission for homeless cats, please apply now using our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application.
How to Apply
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website. https://www.applicantpro.com/j/1886014-554627