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February 8, 2022: Clinic News

We’re Hiring! Join Our Amazing Team of Equine Vet Techs!

Steinbeck Peninsula Equine Clinics referral hospitals in Salinas and Menlo Park, California have immediate openings for part-time and full-time veterinary assistants. Regional positions are also available in Santa Cruz and Gilroy/Morgan Hill.


Required Qualifications Include:

  • Team-oriented, self-motivated and positive individual with a strong work ethic

  • Excellent communication, customer service, and organizational skills

  • Able to efficiently multitask in a fast-paced environment

  • 5 years of experience in horse handling and restraint is required

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must be available some nights, weekends, and holidays on a rotational basis for surgical nursing on-call duties


Responsibilities Include:

  • Working with our veterinarians and RVTs to provide excellent patient care

  • Assisting with procedures and surgeries

  • Practicing safe handling and restraint of horses during evaluations

  • Maintaining accurate patient records and invoices

  • Restocking of supplies and assisting with inventory management

  • Cleaning and reorganization of hospital and vet trucks

  • Setting up diagnostic equipment for procedures

  • Collecting, preparing and running laboratory samples

  • Cleaning and packaging medical instruments and equipment for sterilization

  • Being very observant of our patients’ comfort and needs, and alerting doctors of any problems


Our team members are highly skilled and passionate about providing the best care for our patients, and we pride ourselves on the family-like atmosphere at the practice so a good personality fit is essential. 


We offer competitive wages commensurate with experience, as well as a comprehensive benefit package (health insurance, Aflac, 401k with employer match, PTO, and holiday pay) for qualified employees.


To Apply: Send a brief summary of prior horse handling experience, explanation of why you would be a good fit for the position, and resume to


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