Join Our Team

Join the Woodside Animal Hospital Team
We are always accepting cover letters and resumes for qualified and experienced individuals who are passionate about the veterinary industry, and are especially interested in meeting exceptional DVMs and Licensed Veterinary Technicians.

Thank you for your interest!

Veterinary Assistant

If you can see the bigger picture so everything runs smoothly, the person with a scientific mind and compassionate heart, and you want to work with a group of folks who are creating a new and exciting culture, we want to meet you. Woodside is growing and we continue to seek top-quality members to join our team. We are currently seeking veterinary assistants—experience is preferred.

Our veterinary assistants serve as liaisons between the clients, veterinarians and technicians. In this role, you will:

  • Maintain detailed medical records.
  • Safely restrain patients maintaining Fear Free practices.
  • Educate our clients on products, services and medications as necessary.
  • Adhere to our guidelines for toenail trims and other ancillary services.
  • Prepare surgical suite and surgical patients.

We look forward to meeting you soon!


If you’ve always dreamt of being a sleuth, joining our receptionist team might be for you.  In this position, you have to understand the body language of both humans and animals, decipher medical records, and work diligently to create a smooth-running hospital.  We are seeking a person who enjoys working hard but understands attention to detail is paramount.

Successful Veterinary Receptionist applicants should be able to demonstrate a history of the following skills:

  • Background in customer/client care.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Act professionally under varying circumstances, including but not limited to welcoming new puppies and kittens to the world, greeting regular patients, and handling emergencies, euthanasias with calm.

The purpose of this position is to facilitate serving all our client’s and patient’s needs in a manner that consistently exceeds our client’s expectations.  You will be expected to greet clients on the phone and in person, schedule appointments, perform record keeping and clerical duties related to animal patient care and treatment, facilitate pet care education to our clients, and provide support to medical team. This position requires a practical knowledge of hospital organization, services and products, basic rules and regulations governing visitors and animal patient treatment, data transcribing, word processing, and a practical knowledge of standard procedures, veterinary records, and terminology used in the hospital.

**Experienced is definitely preferred but not necessary. ** Scheduling includes mornings and weekends.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position.  Apply below or submit your resume and cover letter via email or in person.  If you choose to come in person, please note there will be no time at that moment to meet with you directly regarding this position.  Due to high response rates, we may not contact all applicants, and ask that you not call about this position.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Let’s start with the most important thing: YOU.  

  • You have worked hard to graduate from an accredited school and want to be respected.
  • You love animals and were born to save lives.
  • You want to be with a team dedicated to enhancing the human-animal bond through compassionate and thorough medical care.
  • You enjoy dentistry and surgery, and want to work with veterinarians who specialize in orthopedics.
  • You are meticulous when it comes to charting and details.
  • Heck, you’re so proud of being an LVT that you have clothing, coffee mugs, and/or pens that say you’re a tech!

About us:

  • We look small, but we’re busy.  There’s always something to do.
  • We support your growth.  Tell us what you want to learn, and we’ll help you!
  • We’re a growing practice that takes feedback seriously.
  • We value our patients and clients—they aren’t just numbers.
  • We offer incredible health insurance benefits and 401k options!

Woodside Animal Hospital is an AAHA accredited hospital with Fear Free certified staff.  This position is for licensed technicians and everyone is expected to work weekends.  Pay commiserate with experience. We are rapidly growing and look forward to meeting folks who want to be part of something special. 

If you are that person, please send a cover letter and resume today!

Kennel Attendant

Do you want a rewarding career that keeps you busy? Woodside Animal Hospital is currently seeking a kennel attendant. As part of our team, you’ll get a “behind the scenes look” at what it really takes to keep pets happy and healthy. You’ll play a critical role in making sure the dogs and cats in our care are given the special attention they deserve!

Our kennel attendants are responsible for the comfort, housing, walking, and feeding of all patients in the hospital with the goal of maintaining a clean, healthy, and sanitary condition throughout the hospital for employees and animals.

We’re looking for someone

  • with attention to detail: each dog and cat has its own special needs.
  • who can communicate well and professionally with a diverse population.
  • who can stand for extend periods of time (upwards of 5-6 hours at a time) and lift a minimum of 40 lbs.
  • with the ability to work well with humans: we love playing with puppies and kittens, but people in this role interact with clients and are expected to work well in a team.
  • has a flexible schedule. We will try to provide you with a consistent schedule, but the healthcare field changes from minute to minute; we must be willing to do the same. Must be available on weekends.
  • most importantly, loves being a part of a team dedicated to helping keep pets happy and healthy!

This is a part-time position with the potential to become full-time.


We are always excited to meet new veterinarians!

If you:

  • prefer creating plans tailored to your patients,
  • treat our clients like humans, not numbers,
  • thrive on staying busy, but can remain calm and with a positive attitude,
  • like people as much as you like animals,
  • enjoy the exam room as much as the surgery suite.

We look forward to hearing from you!

If you have questions about open positions, please send us an email. Please do not call us to help keep the phone lines open for our clients.

Contact Us


1601 Woods Rd SE
Port Orchard, Washington 98366
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Mon – Fri: 9 am – 6 pm
Saturday: 9 am – 4 pm
Sunday: Closed


Fax: 360-871-1916