bluepaw_03 EMPLOYMENT


The Chesapeake Humane Society is seeking friendly, compassionate candidates for a part-time (approximately 16 hours per week) Veterinary Assistant position. The Veterinary Assistant will assist in check-in/out, client communication, patient restraint and handling, surgery recovery, and clinic cleaning. Candidates must possess paid experience working in an animal care or veterinary setting. Previous experience as a veterinary assistant is strongly preferred. 

This position requires the ability to work between 7 am and 4 pm,Tuesday through Friday and some Saturdays. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to lift up to 40 lbs. All CHS staff must demonstrate willingness to discuss euthanasia and open-admission sheltering in a non-judgmental, non-confrontational, fact-based manner. Interested individuals should submit a resume and cover letter to: info@chesapeakehumane.org. Inquiries without both a resume and cover letter will not be considered.