Vet-Tech Job Board

August 7, 2014

Kirkland, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 8:46 pm

Seattle Veterinary Specialists – Multiple Veterinary Technicians and Assistant Openings


Exceptional Medicine, Compassionate Care and Peace of Mind, Beyond Expectations

The Seattle Veterinary Specialists team of veterinarians, technicians and support staff delivers compassionate, comprehensive, specialized, emergency and critical care 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Our specialty medicine teams include board-certified doctors in neurology, surgery, internal medicine oncology, radiology, and cardiology. Our emergency doctors are highly experienced and have completed a rigorous internship or are seasoned emergency doctors. The ‘team approach’ among client, the referring veterinarian and our medical team ensures that our patients will receive the most comprehensive and compassionate care available. At SVS, we are passionate about our work and ready to do whatever it takes to provide a better quality of life for our client’s pets. Every day, we utilize the exceptional skills of our doctors and staff combined with the most advanced diagnostic tools, treatments and surgical methods to ensure extraordinary care is given to each and every pet. Our goal is to treat every pet as if they were our own and every client as if they were friends and family.

We are growing every day, if you are an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant we want to hear from you.

Current Open Positions and Schedule:

Full-Time Openings:

Full-Time Overnight Emergency Licensed Veterinary Technician Shift Supervisor Schedule: Wednesday – Saturday 6:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m. Full –Time Cardiology Veterinary Assistant Schedule: Monday – Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Full-Time Surgery Licensed Veterinary Technician Schedule: Tuesday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Part-Time Openings:

Part-Time Surgery Veterinary Assistant Schedule: Monday and Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Part-Time Surgery Licensed Veterinary Technician Schedule: Thursday and Friday 10:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Part-Time ICU Licensed Veterinary Technician Schedule: Saturday 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Job Summary:

Provide veterinary nursing care to small animals under the direction of the veterinarians employed by the hospital. Conduct a variety of technical duties relevant to becoming an integral part of a medical support team, in the operation of the specialty department, while working in accordance with hospital policies and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications for an LVT: • Veterinary Technician License preferred. • Have a two-year degree by an accredited veterinary technician program, and have passed the VTNE, or have satisfied the prerequisites to challenge the VTNE (i.e. be qualified under the “Grandfather Clause”) and have passed the test, preferred. • 1-2 years recent experience in an ER or specialty hospital is preferred.

Minimum Qualifications for an Veterinary Assistant: • High school graduate. • 1-2 years Veterinary Assistant experience and/or graduate of Veterinary Assistant program. • Medical clerk certification preferred.

Ability to: • Lift Large Dogs (sometimes fifty pounds or more) • Perform daily treatments in a timely and accurate manner. • Properly restrain each type of animal presented for treatment. • Demonstrate knowledge of radiographic, ultrasonography and laboratory procedures & techniques. • Understand isolation protocols. • Show familiarity with variety of services offered for prevention and treatment of disease in dogs & cats. • Demonstrate familiarity & proficiency with aseptic techniques including the aseptic preparation of surgery as well as the proper administering and monitoring of anesthesia. • Place intravenous catheters aseptically. • Client Education and Counseling for home care • Fill take-home prescriptions as directed by the veterinarian and in accordance with state regulations. • Maintain and monitor intravenous fluid administration. • Other duties as assigned.

Benefits: • 100% company paid medical/vision/dental insurance for full time positions • Paid time off, paid holidays for full time positions • Generous CE allowance for both Licensed Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants • Discount on hospital goods and services. • Shift Differential for Overnight Positions • 401K + more.

If interested please submit your resume and wage expectations to the link below:

July 31, 2014

Centralia, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 11:09 pm

Full time/part time LVT needed for mainly small animal position with a six doctor mixed animal practice located midway between Seattle and Portland on the I-5 corridor.

Please send or bring your resume to:

Cascade West Veterinary Hospital  1305 S. Gold St., Centralia, WA  98531

Fax (360)736-1085  or  E-mail:


Kirkland, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 8:44 pm

Seattle Veterinary Specialists – Surgical Techs and Assistants – Full-time and Part-time

We have an excellent opportunity to join our Surgery Team!! Due to rapid growth, internal promotions and the addition of a new Surgeon this summer, we are in need of additional LVTs and Assistants for full-time and part-time shifts.

Ideal candidates will provide veterinary surgical and nursing care to small animals under the direction of the SVS surgeons, conduct a variety of technical & assistant duties relevant to being an integral part of a veterinary medical team in the operation of the small animal specialty & emergency facility, and communicated with clients.

At minimum, candidates must have knowledge of General small animal handling practices, procedures including restraint, surgical prep, treatments, and familiarity with pharmaceuticals used in the Surgery Dept. and their most common administration protocols. Must be able to lift heavy dogs to operating table.

LVTs must have 2-3 years tech experience and be comfortable with general anesthesia, have superb attention to detail, and ability to multi-task and work at a fast pace, and poses strong customer service skills as they will be in direct contact with clients.

Vet Assistants must have some animal handling skills, willingness to learn in a very fast paced environment, and attention to detail is key.

We are Seattle Veterinary Specialists (SVS) a privately owned state-of-the-art, multi-specialty and 24-hour emergency/critical care facility in Kirkland, WA. We focus on collaborative medicine where teams of experts work together under one roof to combine their medical expertise, skills and experience to provide the best treatment for our patients. For more information please visit our website:

We offer a competitive salary including compensated on-call hours. As well as excellent benefits for FT positions such as medical/vision/dental insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, generous CE allowance, on-site CE opportunities, employee discount, scrub allowance, employer matched 401K plan + more.

If you are interested in growing your career and working at our state-of-the art hospital, please reply with a cover letter, resume, and wage requirements to:

July 24, 2014

Burlington, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:58 pm

Chuckanut Valley Veterinary Clinic in Burlington Washington is hiring.  We are looking for a full-time RVT/LVT or skilled veterinary assistant to join our growing practice.  We offer a great benefits package.  All staff must possess exceptional customer skills regardless of their position.  If you would like to learn more about this position, please send a cover letter, resume, and references to:  Or you may mail to:  CVVC, 896 N. Burlington Blvd., Burlington, WA  98233  Attn:  Ashley

July 10, 2014

Lake Stevens, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 10:21 pm

Part Time Licensed Veterinary Technician wanted in Lake Stevens, WA

We are a busy, well-established and equipped small animal, six doctor practice. We promote wellness and prevention, provide comfort and restore health. We are seeking a candidate who is self motivated, enjoys interacting with clients and patients, and is able to multi-task while maintaining focus on detail. Our clinic is team-oriented and driven to provide quality patient care through client education and customer service.  The right candidate must have experience in the following areas: surgical assistance, pharmacy duties, labwork, dentistry (including dental radiography and charting), radiology, anesthetic monitoring, hospitalized patient care, client education, and medical record documentation. Outstanding communication skills are a must. Experience with Cornerstone software and Idexx lab machines a plus but not required.  Compensation is competitive, based on experience and ability level. Washington State license is required.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to:

Renton, WA (Oncology)

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 10:20 pm

Veterinary Oncology Center in Renton is seeking to expand its team with one full time or part time assistant. If you are looking to work with a small group in a positive, family-like environment, this job is for you! Veterinary Oncology Center is a well-established oncology clinic, with a great reputation in the veterinary community. As a team, we are in the position to fight every day for our patients, to make a difference in their lives, to improve their quality of life and give them a chance to more good time with those that love them. It is always about quality of life! For more information you can visit our website at or our facebook page.


This full time assistant position is Mondays through Thursdays (3 days from 7am to closing with one hour lunch break, one day from 1pm to closing). The part time position is Mondays through Thursdays from 1pm to closing. You will be working with a single doctor only (Dr. Luminita Sarbu, a specialist in the field of veterinary oncology). Duties involve restraining patients for minor procedures and chemotherapy administration, nursing care, admitting daily patients, client communications, cleaning. A detailed description of all responsibilities will be provided during the interview. We do train extensively. No specialty or oncology experience required.


We will consider only applicants with a minimum 1 year of experience as a veterinary assistant or veterinary assistant certification


We offer competitive benefits including paid holidays (FT/PT), vacation/sick days (FT/PT), great pet discount (FT/PT), paid uniforms (FT/PT), annual and Christmas bonus (FT/PT), employer-matched SIMPLE retirement plan (FT), health insurance (FT), all after qualifying period.


If you are interested applying for one of these position, please respond to this ad via email at

** specify which position you are interested in in the subject line (full time or part time)

** submit your resume.

** submit a cover letter and let us know why would you like to join our team.

** incomplete applications will not be considered.

Seattle, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 10:19 pm

Hawthorne Hills Veterinary Hospital is seeking a highly competent, energetic professional to join our health care team as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. This full-time position is the face of our practice. You will work independently and directly with the doctors, clients and patients. As a member of our team you will provide exceptional customer service and interact with clients both in person and on the phone.

Applicants for the Veterinary Technician position must have a current license in the State of Washington.  New graduates are welcome to apply although at least one year work experience as a licensed technician is preferred. Outgoing individuals who are friendly, enjoy working with the public, possess strong verbal and written communication skills, and the desire to work hard are key factors of a successful candidate. Compassionate care and skill working with dogs and cats is essential. We utilize our technical staff in all aspects of day practice: outpatient visits, anesthesia, dental care, radiography, PennHIP screenings, surgery, laboratory testing, and client communications. Technicians are expected to maintain accurate medical records, demonstrate a high degree of attention to detail, and be able to work both independently and as a part of a team.

An outgoing sociable attitude and eagerness to work with clients and their pets are key factors of a successful candidate. We seek an individual with strong verbal and written communication skills. Phone and computer skills are essential along with a motivation to work hard. Employees must be able to multi-task and maintain accuracy with attention to detail. Previous direct customer service experience and a college degree are preferred. Must take pride in delivering a high standard of customer service and a commitment to making a difference in the lives of the clients and pets we see.

Our AAHA accredited hospital is friendly and focused on excellence, education, prevention, care and compassion. Join our team and receive a competitive salary and benefits which include medical and dental coverage, continuing education, paid holidays and vacation, a Simple IRA retirement plan and pet care discounts. Working with fun, motivated coworkers, satisfied clients and happy pets are daily rewards.

If you have made the exciting, challenging, and professional environment of veterinary medicine a career, apply today by replying to:, attention Sara. Please include a cover letter, your resume and salary requirements. Your cover letter should speak to your qualifications and experience and why you should be considered for this position. Please include contact information for references who can confirm your past veterinary work. Qualifying applicants will be notified about in-person interviews.

Learn more about our hospital by visiting our website at

Wentachee, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 10:18 pm

Cascade Veterinary Clinic in Wenatchee Washington is a progressive fast-paced and quickly growing practice in the beautiful Wenatchee Valley in Central Northwest Washington. We are currently seeking strong experienced candidates for a Lead LVT (Licensed Veterinary Technician), LVTs, veterinary assistants, receptionists. Positions are available in our Wenatchee and new satellite location in Leavenworth, Washington. A part of the community since 1964, we offer clients and patients outstanding preventive care along with many of the services they might otherwise have to travel hours away to receive. We do surgery including orthopedics, major soft tissue and laser surgery, treat exotics, and perform ultrasound, arthroscopy, endoscopy and much more. Nestled in the beautiful Wenatchee Valley this is a great community to be part. Alongside the Columbia River against the backdrop of scenic mountains, there is an abundance of outdoor activities and sports to partake in. Swimming, fishing, boating, kayaking, white water adventures, hiking, horseback riding, and skiing just minutes away to name a few. Known as the Apple Capital of the World, the area is also host to world-class arts center, vineyards, and numerous state parks and wildlife areas (go to YouTube and search “Visit the Wenatchee Valley”). Candidates choosing to relocate to join our amazing team will be eligible for housing accommodations during their transition along with a moving expense stipend. We will even cover your accommodations while visiting us for an interview. Please send a cover letter and resume to our Hospital Administrator, Bob Bellamy. No phone calls.

Our Mission Enriching the relationships between people and pets in the communities of North Central Washington with comprehensive, compassionate and committed care, each patient, every day, without exception.

Salary commensurate with skills and experience. Lead LVT: $ 17 – 20 LVT $ 12 – 15

Benefits- Full time benefited employees receive paid time off, holidays, participation in group medical and dental plan, a generous in-hospital discount for personal pets, health saving account with hospital contribution, simple IRA with 3% clinic matching. As well as paid license fees and CE, if applicable.

June 16, 2014

Edmonds, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:14 pm

The Edmonds-WestgateVeterinaryHospital is seeing a Full-time or Part-time Veterinary Technician for our busy, small animal clinic. We are an independently-owned, three doctor AAHA certified facility with a fabulous staff and clientele.  The best candidate for this position works at a quick pace, enjoys being part of a team, and loves to learn. We reward dependability, and a good work ethic.

Full-time benefits include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Vacation Pay
  • Paid  Personal Days
  • Retirement Plan
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Employee Discount

To apply: email cover letter and resume to Dr. Mark Zacharia at:


Ballard, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:13 pm

The Family Pet  located in trendy Ballard Washington needs a full time LVT, new grads are welcome.

We are a well established, non-corporate, 4 doctor veterinary hospital that practices high quality, compassionate medicine.  We have digital dental, full body x-ray, new in house lab, computed tomography (CT) and a full dental suite.

As an employee of The Family Pet you will have opportunities to work with livestock; the opportunity to be a CT technician; to do dental cleanings and easy extractions, and utilize all your tech skills and then some.

We offer health insurance, discounted personal pet care, uniform allowance, continuing education and a great team atmosphere.

Compensation $16 + DOE.

Send resume and cover letter in PDF or Word to:

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