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Doctor's Assistant

Summit Veterinary Referral Center is hiring a Doctor's Assistant for our Surgery Department

Job Summary:
We are currently seeking a Doctor's assistant to join our team. As a Doctor's Assistant, you will be responsible for providing high-quality medical care to both pets and their owners while working with your team. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, be adaptable, have a positive attitude, and a passion for animal care.


  • Creating estimates and finalizing charges

  • Communicating with our clients based on the veterinarians orders

  • Filling prescriptions with a medical clerk license

  • Discharging patients with detailed instructions

  • Contacting rDVM’s for medical records/history

  • Assisting on the SX floor when help is needed


  • Knowledge of veterinary medical terminology, anatomy, and pharmacology

  • Ability to work quickly and accurately in an often chaotic and stressful environment.

  • Prior veterinary experience required 

  • Experience working in ER/ICU or Specialty preferred, but we will train the right person

  • Current WA state medclerk license preferred, but not required

  • Team player, detail oriented, reliable, dependable, trustworthy

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Team player, detail oriented, reliable, dependable, trustworthy


  • 10-12 hour shifts 3-4 times per week

  • 1 scheduled weekend shift per week required

  • Willing to be apart of an on-call shift rotation once trained

Department coverage needed:​​

  • Surgery


  • Hourly pay range- $18.00 - $26.00 depending on experience

  • Shift differential for any shift hours worked within 6p-6am $3/hr Mon-Thurs and $5/hr Fri-Sun

Apply today or email your resume directly to

 We look forward to hearing from you!

Summit Veterinary Referral Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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