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Animal Emergency Center of Central Oregon: Companion Animal Emergency & Critical Care

At Bend Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center we take great pride in providing outstanding quality medical care to our patients and compassionate support to our clients. We believe in a clinic culture that is positive, collaborative and forward thinking, and we strongly support team work and professional growth of our employees. Our medical support staff gets utilized to their fullest abilities. We are looking for individuals who offer a balanced combination of solid medical skills, customer service skills, a desire to be a part of a great team, and a positive, “can-do” attitude. Our practice consists of two departments. The Veterinary Specialty Practice is primarily a referral practice and is staffed by veterinary surgeons and a veterinary internist. The Veterinary Emergency Center is staffed with our emergency veterinarians. The specialty practice operates primarily during the daytime while the emergency practice operates on nights, weekends and holidays at this time.

We are excited about our growing veterinary hospital and look forward to welcoming new talent to our group as we expand. We offer competitive wages, paid holidays, PTO, employer sponsored health insurance, discounts on products and services for personal pets and more.

Are you interested in joining our outstanding team? If you qualify for any of our open positions and would like to apply, please submit a formal cover letter and resume with at least two professional references to: We appreciate the enthusiasm, but no phone calls or walk-ins, please.

We currently have job openings for the following positions:

Emergency Veterinarian (Full time)

Dept.: Emergency Practice

Emergency Veterinarian needed to join our team of skilled emergency and specialty veterinarians. Strong preference given to veterinarians with at least two years experience practicing emergency medicine.

Certified Veterinary Technician or Experienced Veterinary Assistant – Overnight shift (Full time).

Dept.: Emergency Practice

CVT or experienced Veterinary Assistant needed for our overnight shifts, including weekend overnights. Shift differential is provided. Competency in emergency care and medical nursing required.

Certified Veterinary Technician – Surgery (Full time)

Dept.: Specialty Practice

Surgery technician needed to work with our board certified veterinary surgeons. Minimum 2 years experience in surgery required. Must be competent in advanced anesthesia, surgical assisting, medical math and post-surgical nursing.

Veterinary Assistant – Surgery (Full time)

Dept.: Specialty Practice

Veterinary Assistant needed to work with our surgical team. Must have at least two year’s experience working in a veterinary hospital. Strong reference givens to applicants with a special interest and experience in surgical assisting.