Vet-Tech Job Board

May 28, 2014

Medford, OR

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 4:34 pm

Southern Oregon Veterinary Specialty Center is searching for friendly, career minded Certified Veterinary Technicians to join our professional emergency and specialty animal care team in the beautiful Rogue Valley.

SOVSC employees enjoy a generous benefits package.  Available benefits include:  health insurance; dental insurance; AFLAC coverage; 401k; discounted pet care; time and a half on holidays; a uniform allowance; and subsidized continuing education for professional growth.  Competitive compensation is based on experience.

 

We are looking for individuals who possess the following qualities:

Currently licensed or eligible to become licensed as a Veterinary Technician in the state of Oregon.

Has successfully completed and graduated from an accredited veterinary technician program OR has grandfathered in and successfully challenged the VTNE to obtain credentialed status.

Displays competency in the general knowledge and nursing skills required to care for critically ill patients.

Is empathetic and can provide compassionate care to patients and clients.

Enjoys teaching and learning; has a desire to share knowledge with peers and is open to learning from others.

Enjoys a team environment and working collaboratively.

Takes personal responsibility and displays integrity.

Is able to bend, kneel, stoop, and stand for long periods of time; can individually and frequently lift patients up to 40 pounds.

Experience in critical care, emergency, or specialty veterinary medicine is a plus.  However, we are willing to train the right person and will consider a new graduate.

A passion for dogs and cats.

 

If you possess these qualities, please email your resume with cover letter to us in WORD or ADOBE.  In the subject line of the email, please type “SOVSC Technician”.  You may mail them to Attn:  HR, S.O. Veterinary Specialty Center, 3265 Biddle Rd, Medford, OR 97504.  Cover letter should include why you would like to work here and what position you are applying for.

We appreciate the enthusiasm; however we cannot take phone calls as our phone lines are reserved for serving clients.

Redmond, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 4:30 pm

Experienced Veterinary Assistant/Licensed Veterinary Technician (Redmond, WA)
compensation: USD 14 – 17 Per Hour DOE
We are Tender Touch Small Animal Hospital (www.tendertouchah.com)  a Veterinary Hospital in Redmond, WA, and are seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician/Experienced Veterinary Assistant for full time employment. The Practice offers high quality medicine which includes traditional and holistic/Integrative treatments. The ideal candidate should be a great team player, self-motivated, organized, and positive and have exceptional client communication & client education skills. The ideal candidate will be expected to perform their duties to the fullest extent including but not limited to surgical assisting, anesthesia, blood-draws,IV catheter placements, dental prophylaxis , taking digital dental and whole body radiographs, running in-house lab and other medical procedures. We are a paper-lite Practice and good computer & typing skills are expected. Good communications skills, ability to multi-task and previous vet assistant/tech work experience are necessary for this position.

We offer superior pay and benefits to the right candidate. Please email us ASAP at info@tendertouchah.com with a  cover letter and resume’ using Word format. We will be contacting the best qualified applicants with previous work experience for interviews!

May 22, 2014

Renton, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:25 pm

Are you a licensed Veterinary Technician committed to providing compassionate care to patients and clients?  Value Pet Clinic is looking for positive, team minded Veterinary Technicians to add to our growing teams.  Candidate should have strong customer service skills and the ability to multitask in a busy environment.  Schedule is flexible and Saturdays are required as well as Sundays in our Renton location.  We have locations in Puyallup, Tacoma, Kent, Renton, Bellevue, and Shoreline.  Only applicants with a current WA state Veterinary Technician License will be considered or new graduates from an accredited veterinary technology program that will be taking the VTNE.  Please apply by visiting our website http://www.valuepetclinic.com/vpc/jobs/

Kirkland, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 8:20 pm

Full Time Licensed Vet Tech

Busy, high-quality, non-corporate veterinary hospital in Kirkland, Washington has an open position for a Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) who shares our team’s mission of providing excellent patient care and customer service within a positive work environment.  The ideal applicant, in addition to technical training, possesses good receptionist skills and welcomes the chance to lead and teach other team members.

Job duties include surgical nursing, advanced dentistry, all aspects of patient care, part-time reception help, ordering and inventory control, and creating and updating protocol manuals. Weekend work required on rotating schedule.

Competitive salary, DOE.  Benefits include: retirement saving plan, paid vacation, medical, paid training, and personal pet discounts. Fax resume to 425.814.8421 or email your response to crittrdocjobs@yahoo.com

May 20, 2014

Monroe, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 4:26 pm

Veterinary Technician or Assistant (Monroe)

Licensed Veterinary Technician  wanted to add to our clinic team.

Kindness Animal Clinic is a certified AmericanAnimalHospitalAssociationHospital  clinic, AAFP gold Certified Cat Friendly Practice, 2 doctor, 24 years at same location,  companion animal practice.  We are a small and friendly practice looking to add another LVT to our team.

Desire dedicated, motivated, career minded individual for long term employment with frequent opportunities for education and advancement in special interest areas. Please send cover letter and resume by responding to this post.

Hospital information:
- Progressive AAHA certified practice
- Certified Feline Friendly Practice (AAFP)
- Dedicated to excellent client education and compassionate patient care
- Two Doctor practice
- Excellent veterinary team.
- Electronic medical records.
- Digital radiology
- Complete in-clinic laboratory integrated into AVImark
- Full Surgical Suite
- Tonopen, Doppler, Companion class IV Laser, ECG and many more quality diagnostic and therapeutic tools.
- Dedicated Dental Suite with Digital Dental Radiography
- See the website www.kacpets.com

Position schedule:
- 4 days (35-40 hrs) per week (4 – 10 shifts), but open to flex scheduling.
- Flexible, variable and rotating day schedule.

Desired Skills:
- Be dedicated to highest quality patient care and excellent at client communication.
- Be proficient in knowledge of dental disease in companion animals.
- Behavior training for young pets.
- Always willing to learn new skills. Our education opportunities never end.
- Able to type >30 WPM.
- Must able to interact well with clients and explain treatment protocols.
- Must be well versed in knowledge of core vaccines, general care, zoonotic diseases, parasitology, general and common medications and common conditions in companion animal practice.
- Have excellent client contact and phone skills.

Wage DOE and training/experience. You bring the skills, enthusiasm and dedication for excellent companion animal care and demonstrate those skills with EVERY client/patient interaction and we will pay you very well.

Please send resume’s to bg@kacpets.com

May 19, 2014

Ballard, WA (Trupanion)

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 6:01 pm

Trupanion is looking for fun, confident, self-motivated, career minded veterinary technicians and assistants who are interested in a full time opportunity in our dynamic claims department as a Claim Specialist.

The Claim Specialist position reviews medical records, chart notes, lab results, invoices, estimates, etc. in order to make an accurate assessment on received claims. The outcome of the claim assessment is then communicated to the pet owners via email and phone. In addition to adjudicating claims, Claims Specialists provide service to existing pet owners and veterinary clinics relating to any future, active or past claims.

Required Qualifications:

  • Exceptional understanding of veterinary medical terminology and medical conditions is required
  • Candidates should have 3+ years of veterinary assisting or technician experience in a clinic environment
  • Strong preference given to candidates with 5+ years in a clinic environment and/or licensed technician credentials
  • Excellent typing and 10-key skills
  • Experience providing customer service in writing and over the phone
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Independent and self-motivated work ethic
  • Must have a strong attention to detail
  • Must be pet-friendly

Desired Qualifications:

  • Enjoys a challenge
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Enjoys sharing current veterinary knowledge and possesses a willingness and desire to increase knowledge base
  • Adaptability
  • Great self-confidence
  • Fluent in Spanish and/or French highly desirable (extra compensation offered!)

Here are the details:

  • Compensation – $15.50-$17.50/hour + EXCELLENT benefits.
  • Medical, dental, and vision paid by Trupanion at 100%
  • 401K plan offered after 90 days of hire
    • Schedule – 40 hours/week, varying shifts available (must be willing to work Tuesday-Saturday or Sunday-Thursday, hours vary from 6am to 11pm depending on departmental needs)
      • Potential to work from home once established and with a proven work performance.
  • BRING your “approved” pet to work—In house dog walking service provided.
  • Locations – Seattle, WA (Ballard) and North Vancouver, British Columbia.
  • Trupanion is a winner of Washington’s Best Workplaces 2013 competition.
  • Opportunity for personal growth and UPWARD mobility with our rapid growth.
  • Please visit our website at http://trupanion.com/about/careers to learn more and apply!

 

May 5, 2014

Duvall, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:19 pm

Full time position available for a LVT.   Cherry Valley Veterinary Hospital is a busy 1.5 doctor practice seeing primarily dogs and cats.  We maintain the highest standard of patient care, have a dedicated cross –trained staff, and an exceptional clientele.  We offer competitive wages, DOE, medical and dental benefits, paid vacation, Simple IRA contributions, scrubs, and a continuing education allowance.   We are located in Duvall, a small, growing community near the Snoqualmie River, 20 minutes east of Redmond.  Please note, this is not a summer position, we are wanting to hire a long term staff member.   Potential  applicants please send a resume to info@cherry-valley-veterinary.com.  We look forward to hearing from you.