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Technicians & Assistants

Deliver the highest quality care for pets.

Create Your Rewarding Veterinary Career Path.

As a veterinary technician or assistant, you’re on the front lines in our hospitals. You’re immersing yourself in an exciting, challenging environment where you can provide the best care for your patients.

You’re gaining new experience every day – and we want to reward you for that. We give you all the tools you need to grow your career and make an even bigger difference for pets.

Technician & Assistant roles include:

  • Emergency Technicians & Assistants
  • Specialty Technicians & Assistants
  • Hospice Technicians & Assistants
  • Veterinary Technician Specialist
  • Veterinary Technician Externships
  • Advanced Patient Care Coordinator

Please note: Veterinary technician externships are not BluePearl employment, so Associate benefits do not apply.

Make a Bigger Impact

Ready to Start Paving Your Ideal Career Path?

Growth-Focused Resources for Passionate Professionals

Experience unparalleled career growth with your programs and resources unique to veterinary technician and assistant careers.

Get rewarded for your hard work and knowledge growth.

  • Grow with CareerTrax, our unique program to help you achieve advancement through tiered skill levels.
  • Receive up to 90% paid scholarships through Penn Foster, an AVMA CVTEA-accredited school.
  • Access the knowledge of veterinary technician specialists (VTS) through our engagement and publishing community.

Feel excited to come to work.

  • Work in advanced facilities equipped with sophisticated treatment and diagnostic imaging tools.
  • Collaborate with the industry’s best specialty and emergency teams to provide comprehensive care for pets.
  • Experience the high reward of saving lives in a specialty and emergency hospital setting.

Explore a variety of supportive options.

  • Take paid time for continuing education and receive licensing reimbursement.
  • Immerse yourself in our in-house learning & development platform, BluePearl University.
  • Receive free subscriptions and huge savings on your favorite CE platforms like VetFolio, AtDove, and VETgirl.

Connect with our dedicated social work team.

  • Access our social workers who are uniquely trained to support veterinary staff.
  • Explore our personal health and wellness resources designed to help you thrive in your life and career.
  • Join our community of Associates who are bringing awareness and positive change to the world of veterinary professional wellness.

CareerTrax Technician and Assistant Career Pathing Program

BluePearl and Penn Foster Veterinary Technician Online Degree

Benefits & Perks

Parental Leave

100% paid time to welcome your new addition

Medical, Dental & Vision

Multiple plans to choose from and prescription drug benefits

Annual Store Allowance

Premium scrubs and on-the-job essentials

Pet Care Discounts

Coverage for pet insurance premiums, medical expenses and more

PTO, Holiday Time & Flexible Scheduling

Supporting your work-life balance

401k & Retirement Planning

Employer match to support your financial goals

Find Out What
Being BluePearl Means

Ready to Grow Your Career?

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Don’t See an Opening for You?

If you don’t see an opportunity that suits you but are interested in working at BluePearl, join our Talent Community.