Vet-Tech Job Board

November 6, 2017

Wenatchee, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 5:00 pm

We are a well established, 12 doctor veterinary hospital that practices quality, compassionate medicine in the heart of Wenatchee. Our team consists of 9 LVT’s, a crew of amazing assistants, and a doctor team who encourages technicians to practice to their full potential.

Cascade Vet has DR xray, cold laser, ultrasound, arthroscopy/endoscopy, preforms TPLO’s and uses Cornerstone to manage patients paperless. Primarily small animal but get to work with other species. (avian, reptile and pocket pets)

Schedule:

  • 4 x 10 hour days
  • On-call once every 3-4 weeks
  • Willing to help out with 1 (4 hour split shift) holiday a year

Benefits:

  • Generous pet discounts Option for health and dental insurance
  • Option for IRA
  • Sick and Paid time off
  • CE allowance

Please send your resume and a brief cover letter as either a .doc or PDF file. If you are a candidate for an interview you will be contacted. I look forward to hearing from you!

DOE $16.50 – $19.00/hr

November 3, 2017

Seattle, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 6:38 pm

Broadway Veterinary Hospital is hiring a rock star full-time licensed veterinary technician (LVT). We’re located in the Capitol Hill District – the heart of Seattle’s cultural epi-center! We’re a high quality, low volume service with digital x-rays, a full suite of Abaxis in-house blood analyzers, and super quality ultrasound. Our focus is on preventative and acute interventional medicine with specialty in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. We offer a competitive salary, 2 weeks PTO, 50% discount of your personal pets, and 20% off products and services for your friends and family. If interested, please contact James via e-mail at james_kim@broadwayvh.com. Please also visit us at www.broadwayvh.com.

Send cover letter and resume to james_kim@broadwayvh.com

 

October 25, 2017

University of Washington

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:26 pm

Research Scientist/Engineer 1, Veterinary Services

Requisition #: 149858

Department: COMPARATIVE MEDICINE

Job Location: Health Sciences Center, Seattle Main Campus

Posting Date: 10/05/2017

Closes On 11/6/17

Salary: Salary is commensurate with education and experience

Shift: First Shift

The Department of Comparative Medicine currently has an outstanding opportunity for a RESEARCH SCIENTIST ENGINEER 1 to be a part of a fast paced Veterinary Services team. The employee in this position will support outstanding biomedical research directed towards significant human health issues, as well as animal health.  In conjunction with our Mission Statement, these values link this position to our purposes as a department:  advancing research, training, teamwork, and integrity and trust.

Position duties and responsibilities :

The duties below are performed in support of principal investigators (PIs) whose research involves animals of numerous species. The research scientist/engineer 1 assists PIs in developing and implementing research protocols.  They will also guide the work of research assistants, technicians, and co-workers as necessary to achieve specific assignments.

Animal Surgery Support:

  • Using accepted methods and techniques, solves well-defined problems and performs specific and limited portions of broader projects, under technical guidance of the Animal Facility Director.
  • Delivery and monitoring of anesthesia, including post-surgery recovery, for a variety of species/
  • Aseptic handling and restraint of immuno-compromised mice in biosafety cabinets.
  • Humane handling and restraint of a variety of species.
  • Microsurgery and routine surgical procedures, such as orchiectomy of mice.
  • Proficient in tail vein injections, oral gavage, blood collection and drug administration.
  • Proficient in dose calculations, formulations and dilutions.
  • Collection and processing of tissue and blood.
  • Help develop new surgical techniques and anesthesia protocols to accomplish research goals.
  • Maintenance and cleaning of anesthesia and surgical instruments and equipment.

Collection and Documentation of Data :

  • Successful performance of project related tasks provides support to on-going efforts and provides preliminary data for grant applications.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in data collection (e.g. using calipers for determining tumor size).
  • Helps maintain facility documentation and records

In the SPF Animal Facility:

  • Interacts in a collaborative manner with other team members to accomplish organizational goals; provide ideas for improved efficiency. Defines and improves practices from experiences on small projects.
  • Aseptic and humane handling and restraint of immuno-compromised mice in biosafety cabinets, and other species as needed.
  • Communicate observations of animals before, during and after procedures and maintain, analyze, and distribute records of blood work and details of experimental procedures to team members as necessary
  • Participate in the organization and scheduling.
  • Basic animal care
  • Facility maintenance and quality assurance including inventory and stock supplies and ensure that items are reordered as necessary for the surgery rooms and procedure rooms. Take responsibility for proper collection of formalin for disposal.

Training:

  • Teach technical skills as necessary to team members such that they become proficient at necessary research procedures.
  • Participate in all training activities necessary for the performance of the job, e.g., mouse, rat, rabbit, pig handling and anesthesia, aseptic surgical instruction and certification

How to apply and full job description, visit http://hr.uw.edu/jobs/?redirect.  Click on “Find a Job” and enter requisition number.

October 23, 2017

Poulsbo, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 7:40 pm

Small, private, AAHA accredited two doctor hospital seeks compassionate Licensed Veterinary Technician with 2+ years of experience to join our team.  We are a day practice focusing on preventative/ integrative medicine with a strong client education focus.

We offer competitive wages and benefits, weekday hours, fantastic clients, a modern hospital in a beautiful location and a fun, collaborative, learning environment.   No overnights, no boarding, no weekends.

Must have strong technical, leadership and people skills.  Opening available NOW!

Please send cover letter and resume to market@animalwellctr.com or to CAWC PO BOX 2847 Poulsbo WA 98370

October 12, 2017

Lakewood, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 4:13 pm

VETERINARY TECHNICIAN – LVT

Chambers Creek Veterinary Hospital has a position open for a full time LVT or Veterinary Assistant. We are an AAHA accredited hospital providing high quality veterinary care in Lakewood and are looking for an outgoing, proactive technician to join our medical team.

Our technicians utilize their skills in all areas of the hospital to include venipuncture and basic lab work, digital radiography, dental prophylaxis, patient care/treatment, surgical prep/assisting, and client education/customer service. The person we are seeking should be able to multitask, have a positive attitude, and possess strong interpersonal skills.

Applicants must be available for Monday thru Saturday shifts. Periodic Sunday shifts are also required on a rotating basis. Salary is competitive within the veterinary field and a comprehensive benefit package is available.

Applicants must be licensed (or eligible for licensing) in the state of Washington.

Chambers Creek Veterinary Hospital, 7210 Bridgeport Way West, Lakewood, WA 98499

Apply in person or email cover letter and resume to moberson@comcast.net

 

October 9, 2017

Buckley, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:28 pm

Buckley Veterinary Hospital will be hiring a full time LVT in February/March 2018.

We’re a progressive, privately owned, 3 doctor small animal hospital. The ideal candidate should have strong interpersonal skills, be detail oriented and be able to multi task.

Job duties to include: anesthesia induction/maintenance and monitoring, lab work, venipuncture, surgical assisting, radiographs, laser therapy, dental cleanings, client education and much more.

We are equipped with a surgical suite, digital radiography, dental digital radiography, in house laboratory, ultrasound, cold laser therapy and pharmacy.

We strive to build meaningful compassionate relationships with our clients to provide the highest level of care for our patients.

Please email resume to employment@buckleyvet.com

October 5, 2017

Renton, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 7:38 pm

Cedar River Animal Hospital is Hiring!!!

We are a busy, AHAA accredited small animal 2 doctor practice searching for the right fit for our hospital!

We are seeking a team member who has strong skills in anesthesia, placing IV catheters, dental radiographs and cleaning, blood draws, radiology, running lab work and ensuring the flow of the treatment area is smooth and efficient.

We currently use Infinty/Impromed as our operating system.

Benefits include: competitive pay, partially subsidized health insurance, discounted veterinary care, paid time off, paid holidays, uniform reimbursement, CE and more.

Please send cover letter and resume to heatherwattlvt@gmail.com. Please visit our website at www.cedarriverah.com

We offer paid time off and paid holidays as well as an allotted uniform reimbursement.

Sumner, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 5:54 pm

Sumner Veterinary Hospital is a progressive, AAHA accredited, small animal hospital with a strong professional team. In addition to a full service general practice, we are also a 24 hour emergency and critical care facility.

We are looking to hire both Licensed Veterinary Technicians (for day and overnight) for our busy, fast paced 12 doctor practice.

We offer:

A positive work environment that inspires teamwork

Heavy caseload that offers loads of experience and opportunity to use your skills

We need people who are able to multitask and who are detailed orientated

We are looking for super techs – candidates who are educated, skilled and want to excel.

Veterinary experience is a MUST.

This is a full time position and the candidates must be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays.  Employee benefits include medical, dental, CE, paid time off, 401k, disability and more.

Wages are determined by the strength of the candidate.

If you are interested in joining our team please submit a cover letter and resume to jackiep@sumenrvet.com . We look forward to hearing from you!

September 22, 2017

Port Orchard, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 8:00 pm

Privately owned 4 doctor veterinary hospital seeks a Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) who shares our team’s mission of providing excellent patient care and customer service within a positive work environment. Job duties include surgical nursing, dentistry and all aspects of patient care. Part time position is available. Benefits include: paid vacation, medical, continuing education, uniform allowance and personal pet discounts. Please drop-off or send a resume via email to contact@woodsideanimalhospital.com or fax 360-871-1916 attention Melissa or Kerry.

 

September 11, 2017

Roy, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 7:16 pm

We are looking for a Certified Veterinary Technician to begin immediately. We are a 3-doctor practice that has grown significantly since we opened in 2009. We are proud to help the pets in our community with Charlie’s Fund for those who might need financial assistance with unexpected bills. Our new team member must be willing and able to work Saturdays. Please check us out at our website www.horsecartvet.com or our Facebook page. We ask that you send a resume before calling. Salary depends upon experience. Contact Jennifer Johnson at horsecart11@gmail.com

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