Coastal Cat Clinic is seeking a Full or Part time RVT to work at our feline only hospital in beautiful Pacifica, CA. We are within walking distance from Linda Mar Beach and only 20 to 30 minutes away from San Francisco and many other peninsula cities.
Who we are: We are a one and a half doctor practice that offers a variety of medical services and surgeries. Our hospital is outfitted with the latest equipment including digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, in-house lab machines and a therapeutic laser. We take pride in focusing our attention on our feline companions. However, we do have a "big sister" hospital that sees cats, dogs, and pocket pets. Some of our staff members do work at both locations, and you can as well if you are interested, which provides the opportunity to expand your horizons. Our hours are Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm, and Saturday 9 am to 4 pm. We are closed on Sundays.
What we are looking for: A motivated professional to provide exceptional service to clients and patients in a team-oriented environment. The ideal candidate will enjoy variety in a workday, be well-spoken, committed to putting the patient and client first, and have excellent attention to detail. We are seeking a driven, enthusiastic individual who enjoys interacting with people just as much as pets. This role requires someone who values the client connection, is comfortable communicating with clients with respect and candor, responds quickly and calmly to any situation, and works efficiently. We believe in the bond between humans and their pets and expect all our staff to share this idea. An ideal candidate has exceptional technical skills, including proficiency in blood draws, catheter placement, feline-friendly restraint, x-ray positioning, surgical monitoring, and dental cleaning and radiology. The ability to multitask and use good judgment is required. The ideal cultural fit is someone with a strong work ethic, personable demeanor, and dedication to teamwork as well as a love for cats. Avimark experience is desirable. RVT license required.
What we're offering for your hard work and dedication: Competitive wage, incentive opportunities, sign on bonus (payable after satisfactory completion of first 180 days), paid continuing education, 401(k), and sick pay for all staff, and health benefits and vacation pay for FT staff. Compensation will be based on experience and qualifications.
If you think you may be a good fit for the position, please email your resume and a cover letter explaining why this is a good fit for you and what you would like to gain from the position, including hours and desired pay rate.
**Must have experience working with cats of all ages, as well as experience with restraint, monitoring anesthesia, and performing dental cleanings on cats. We are in the process of becoming a Certified Cat-Friendly Practice so candidates must be willing to learn feline-friendly handling techniques.
Additional Salary Information: *Incentive opportunities
*Sign on bonus (payable after satisfactory completion of first 180 days)
*Paid continuing education
*Generous personal pet care discounts
*Health benefits (FT staff only)
*Vacation pay (FT staff only)
About Coastal Cat Clinic
Founded in 2005, Coastal Cat Clinic is our cats-only facility located in the Pedro Point District of Pacifica. Coastal Cat Clinic understands that cats are special and deserve to be treated that way. We provide comprehensive medical care in a tranquil environment to help keep cats at ease during their visit with us. Coastal Cat Clinic is a compact full service hospital with a small clinic feel. Here we provide dental cleanings, laboratory services, parasite testing and prevention, preventative healthcare, surgery, vaccination, radiology, microchipping and technician services, all tailored to fit each cat’s needs.We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and animal health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Coastal Cat Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Pacifica and surrounding areas.