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At Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital, we are known for serving our patients and clients with compassion, empathy and integrity. We are always looking for dedicated and enthusiastic individuals who are eager to help us continue providing the best care and service to our patients and clients.

If you believe your values match those of our practice and you would like to be part of an outstanding team, we would like to hear from you. Please contact Kayla Miller, Hospital Manager.

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Veterinary Receptionist - San Diego, CA

Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital

About the Role

Are you passionate about providing outstanding patient care and exceptional client service? If so, we would love to hear from you! Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital is looking for an established veterinary receptionist to add to our team of compassionate professionals who aim to provide high-quality veterinary care.

Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital is ready to hire a veterinary receptionist to join its fantastic team.  Got some killer client communication skills to bring to the table? Fantastic!  Want to show off those phenomenal time management and organizational skills you’ve worked so hard to master?  We can’t wait to see you in action! At Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital, we take the work-life balance and personal well-being seriously. Our hours reflect our belief in the importance of self-care. We also offer awesome benefits to support a healthy and positive work environment, including:

Financial Benefits: 

  • A flexible approach to compensation that will reflect your skillset and future performance
    • $16.50  to $20.00 / hr depending on experience
  • 401(k) matching & Roth Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 529 Savings Plan
  • Tuition Support Program
  • Referral bonus program 

Wellness Benefits: 

  • Health Insurance, including medical, dental, and vision
  • Sick Time / Paid Time Off
  • Supplemental insurance, including accident, disability, critical illness, and life insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Free/discounted lab work for all employee pets
  • Pet discounts on services and products
  • Pet food discount program 

Workplace Benefits: 

  • Quarterly Team Rewards Bonus Program
  • Professional development opportunities 
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Uniform allowance 

Lifestyle Benefits:

  • Six paid holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Parental leave
  • Employee discount program (Apple, Verizon, Disney, auto insurance, flights, etc.) 


All of our team members should be ready to:

  • Let your passion for pets and veterinary care shine every day.
  • Laugh. Life is short; smile while you still have teeth.
  • Occasionally partake in a midday dance party.
  • Occasionally partake in a cat rodeo.
  • Ask for help and offer help to others.
  • Grow and learn. Then learn and grow some more!
  • Be positive! Because with the right cattitude, anything is pawsible
  • Be empathetic to our clients, coworkers, and yourself.
  • Be willing to be part of a workplace where truly appreciating each other is more than some motivational poster on the wall.
  • Share your knowledge, skills, and experiences with others (spidey powers would be cool too)
  • Tolerate puppy kisses and kitty headbutts
  • Don't stop believing (or retrieving, as your dog would say)
  • Celebrate birthdays, new babies, anniversaries, and other life events because they're important!
  • Listen to our clients as they explain why their dog/cat/bird/rat/goat/chicken is the best one that has ever lived.
  • Enjoy yourself. If you're not having fun, you're doing it wrong.
  • Grow as a professional and encourage the growth of others.
  • Anticipate mentoring and support as you grow and advance your career – The more you know, the better off we all are!
  • Be a part of weekly and monthly meetings to encourage open communication and collaboration.
  • Maintain a positive, supportive approach at all times, recognizing that remarkable results are achieved through teamwork and mutual respect.
  • Possess the confidence to own tasks and responsibilities to deliver positive outcomes.


What’s in it for you: 

  • Flexibility with scheduling to ensure a healthy work-life balance
  • Employee benefits that strengthen both the body and the mind
  • Opportunity to use your veterinary skills to better your community
  • A clinic culture that celebrates your unique awesomeness!
  • Occasional coffee runs, ice cream parties, and meals on us
  • A table stocked with snacks – always
  • Lunch breaks on the reg
  • 4-day work weeks (10 hour shifts)
  • No nights, no on-call shifts, no holiday hours!
  • Mentoring and support as you grow and advance your career – The more you know, the better off we all are!


We can’t wait to welcome you to the team!  Apply today!


Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values at Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital and Vetcor. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for all employees. Every team member enriches our diversity by exposing us to various ways to understand and engage with the world. That's why we're committed to a workplace culture where employees are comfortable being their authentic selves, feel a complete sense of belonging, and are empowered to reach their highest potential.







Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital