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VCA Interview Questions

Updated Dec 3, 2018
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    Pet Groomer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portsmouth, VA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at VCA (Portsmouth, VA) in August 2016.

    Interview

    Went great people are very nice and friendly. Just waiting on proper procedure to see if I got the job.Everyone there was very nice, I like the fact that I will work alone

    Interview Questions

    • Can I do standard breed cuts   1 Answer

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    Lab Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at VCA (Irvine, CA) in October 2011.

    Interview

    One interview with lab supervisor. Asked about relevant work experience and given an overview of the company. Quick tour of lab. Called back within a week with job offer.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    I asked for a slightly higher salary for my previous work experience, and was told management would not negotiate. I was assured that there would be opportunity to advance, however the company did not give any such opportunities to those who showed competency and worked longest in the company.

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    Lab Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irvine, CA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at VCA (Irvine, CA).

    Interview

    got an email to take a 1hr long questionnaire. then had a phone interview and they were going to have the onsite manager call me to set up an interview.
    never got a call. I emailed the recruiter back but then I took her over a week to respond back. poor communication

    Interview Questions

    • how would I handle an employee that's been having attendance issues   1 Answer

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    Staff Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at VCA (Los Angeles, CA) in July 2013.

    Interview

    Only interviewed with the department manager. It is not a hard interview in general. No technical questions involved with staff level. They gave response really fast within 2 days.

    Interview Questions


  5.  

    Certified Veterinary Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at VCA (Los Angeles, CA) in April 2014.

    Interview

    Going over experience and skills. Comfort level in each departments. Willingness to train in areas not strong in. Knowledge of equipment. Conflict management. Case related questions. Long term and short term goals

    Interview Questions


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    Client Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hanson, MA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at VCA (Hanson, MA) in May 2018.

    Interview

    Applied online got phone call a few days later to come in for interview. Brief interview with minimal questions and a tour of the facility. Said they would call back to say if I got the job or not.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have previous experience working with animals?   1 Answer

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    Client Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at VCA in July 2017.

    Interview

    Applied online and received a call to come in for an interview about a week later. Waited about 45 minutes to be interviewed as there were many other candidates. Face-to-face interview was very easy with general questions and took about 10 minutes. Was told to come back the following day for a working interview that lasted 2 hours and mainly just shadowed the employees . Was told the office manager would call me but they never did.

    Interview Questions

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    Client Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reseda, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at VCA (Reseda, CA) in November 2016.

    Interview

    I applied for the position. They called me a few days later to set up an interview. I went to the interview and was interviewed by two ladies. The interview took about 30 minutes. The overall experience was good, the staff are friendly and welcoming. This office is busy but does not seem to be stressful.

    Interview Questions

    • If I ever had any experience working with animals.   1 Answer

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    Client Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at VCA in January 2010.

    Interview

    Interview was simple. Showing up in person to apply instead of just going online made a big difference (I assume)

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing to speak of. The only question I remember being asked was what I knew about the company, and not much was scrutinized as far as that goes.   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    ...naïve?


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    Client Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Lynnwood, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at VCA (Lynnwood, WA) in May 2015.

    Interview

    Applied online. Got an email to plan for a phone interview. Completed a phone interview and was asked for a in person one. Once that was done, you did a job shadow interview to make sure you liked the job. Took a week to be offered it, and the interviewing part was about a week as well.

    Interview Questions

    • Questions focused on how you work with others and how you did in a fast paced stressful environment.   Answer Question

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