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Career Opportunities at ZimmVet


A flexible life-work balance, paired with the best medicine, sprinkled with food trucks and team building events, makes our team-orientated clinic a great place to build your career. We can help you be the best Veterinarian you can be at ZimmVet. Our privately owned, 2021 AAHA clinic of the year is located a short 38 miles from downtown Minneapolis. Enjoy a reverse commute, while working with a caring staff with a 1:5 veterinarian to staff ratio. We are a progressive five-doctor practice with a full time HR manager, pharmacy technician and a career development program to train future certified technicians. At ZimmVet, Veterinarians are Doctors, and don’t have to play receptionist, technician, and pharmacist. We are growing and need Veterinarians interested in surgery, urgent care, and general medicine. Competitive time off, health insurance, CE and production package. Want to hear what your future teammates have to say about ZimmVet, go to and watch the video made just for you.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $120,000.00 - $160,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 4 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:


ZimmVet Veterinary Mentorship Program

Need mentorship and career coaching? We mentor new grads, career changers and future clinic owners. Find a clinic that values your career as much as you do.
ZimmVet is accepting veterinary applicants to join our experienced small animal practice and urgent care team. Our mentoring program will help counsel and teach you, based on your specific wants and needs for your professional career growth. Client communication, veterinary skills and business management are just a few examples of areas where we can help you grow.

Watch this video below to learn how our Mentoring Program can jump start your career.
We have immediate openings and are signing 2024 graduate contracts now. Send resumes and/or questions to

Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)

ZimmVet is hiring Certified Veterinary Technicians. We are a AAHA-accredited positive, progressive veterinary clinic located in Zimmerman, MN. ZimmVet was named the 2021 National American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) veterinary practice of the year. Easy reverse commute just north of the twin cities.

Our modern seven year old facility has all the tools to allow you to use your technician skills to the fullest. Our staff of skilled technicians and doctors will provide the training to advance your tech skills and take your career to the next level. Full or part time hours available. We offer flexible scheduling, with a rotating Saturday schedule and no overnights. Any experience level is considered.

Take the next step in your career by working for the best. We pride ourselves in positive staff interactions and a supportive company culture. We often have food trucks, team building events, lunches, special birthday lunches, and more for our staff. Visit our website to learn more about our clinic and check out our positive google reviews.

Apply here!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $18.00 - $24.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
  • Veterinary discount
  • Pet care allowance
  • Pet insurance allowance
  • CE allowance
  • and more!

Technician in Training

ZimmVet has an opening in our Veterinary Technician in Training Program!

This program is exclusive and one of a kind in the veterinary industry. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted into a Veterinary Technology (Technician) program either on-line or as an in-person program. If you are not enrolled in a program you will not be considered for this position (please see our other ad for Veterinary Assistant). The enrolled program must be on the list of approved schools for obtaining your Minnesota Veterinary Technician license. Employees will stay in the role until their courses are completed to obtain their Veterinary Technician degree (usually two years).

With our Technician in Training program employees work side by side with certified veterinary technicians and doctors to learn all of the hands on skills needed to be employed as a certified veterinary technician. Skills are gradually build upon once a solid foundation is achieved. Access to on-line continuing education that align with current tasks help build a solid knowledge foundation.

Apply here!

Responsibilities include: 

  • Pet restraint
  • Performing lab tests (blood, urine, fecal)
  • Packaging lab tests for send out
  • Ear cleaning
  • Nail trimming
  • Anal glands
  • Blood draws
  • Administering vaccinations and injection
  • Performing Laser Therapy
  • Cytology interpretation
  • Anesthetic monitoring
  • IV catheter placement
  • Dental cleaning
  • Dental x-rays
  • Checking in and out patients
  • Invoicing
  • Answering phones
  • Managing appointments with client
  • And more!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $14.00 - $17.00 per hour

Zimmerman Veterinary Clinic