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Veterinary Assistant Position

Northside Veterinary Hospital is an AAHA accredited, progressive, small animal hospital located in Hillsdale, MI. We have a great opportunity for a full-time or part-time veterinary assistant to join our fantastic team. We have an excellent reputation in our community for providing high quality veterinary care to our clients and their furry family members. As a locally owned, three doctor practice, we pride ourselves on personal customer service, getting to know our clients and individualizing our patient’s needs.

This hospital is growing and needs the addition of new talent to continue providing excellent care in our community. Our team is very cohesive, and we put emphasis every day on managing stress and maintaining a great work environment. Competitive wage with flexible time off, and benefits. We all work together as a team to meet the needs of each other.

Maintaining a caring and compassionate atmosphere for our employees, clients and patients is essential. A successful candidate will be a reliable, self-starter with excellent communication skills and a positive attitude, who works well in a fast-paced environment. We have a fun, collaborative staff with open-book management and teamwork mentality. In addition, if your goal is to advance your career, you’ll have access to a variety of learning and development opportunities. Previous job-related, or educational training, pet care experience desired.

Facilities/services include: digital radiography, ultrasound, IDEXX full in-house lab, digital dental radiography, endoscopy, chemotherapy, platelet rich plasma (PRP) therapy and laser therapy (photobiomodulation).

Starting pay range is $15-18 based on experience.


  • Taking patient histories

  • Low stress handling of pets

  • Helping prepare pets for surgery

  • Communicating with clients about their pets

  • Caring for patients in our hospital

  • Sterilize equipment and general cleaning

  • Restrain animals during examinations or vaccinations

  • Maintaining hospital cleanliness

We offer a competitive hourly wage in addition to:

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Premium scrubs/uniforms

  • 401(k) match

  • Holiday pay

  • Generous discount on veterinary services

  • Paid time off

  • Continuing education allowance

  • Bonuses

*Some benefits are dependent on weekly number of hours worked

If you think you might be a good fit for our practice, please submit your resume- applications without resumes will not be considered. 


No phone calls please.

This is not remote position.

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