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Veterinary Assistant

NOW HIRING! Veterinary Assistant for Malta Animal Hospital

  • Dedicated and experienced staff
  • Positive work environment
  • Committed to excellence and community involvement

At Malta Animal Hospital, our mission is to combine compassion with the latest veterinary technology to provide the highest level of care for our patients. We’re looking to add a full-time Veterinary Assistant to our team who can help us continue our mission and commitment to excellence and join us in our role as a pillar in our local community!  We are open Mon-Thurs 8a-8p, Fridays 8a-6pm and Saturdays 8a-4p.

About This Position

We expect that as a veterinary professional you have basic patient care skills and understand the day-to-day requirements of seeing and treating patients. In addition to those duties, you’ll be successful in this position if you:

  • Work great in a team
  • Are client and patient-focused
  • Have knowledge and experience in animal handling
  • Handling and soothing animals during examinations, treatments, and vaccinations
  • Recording relevant information about animals, including weight and types of medication given
  • Are ready to be part of something great!

Our Offer 

  • Full-Time
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid vacation and Holidays
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement Plan
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Employee pet care discount
  • Scrubs/uniform allowance
  • License and professional organization dues
  • Paid CE time


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • The ability to work evening shifts and a rotating Saturday (required)
  • A passion for animals and for providing great customer service
  • Strong interpersonal, computer literacy, and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment with attention to detail
  • Able to work on your feet and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds

Ready to Apply?

We are looking for the next piece to our puzzle.  Are you the right fit?  Please check us out at and submit a resume and check us out at cover letter to