Vet-Tech Job Board

April 28, 2015

Maple Valley, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:32 pm

Wilderness Animal Hospital in Maple Valley is seeking a full-time veterinary technician. We are currently adding additional square feet to our hospital which gives us a need for additional staff.  We are a four doctor / six day a week practice and offer a great learning environment for a individual completing the veterinary technician program.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

*Technical support for our four doctor practice

*Performs treatments and administers medication as directed

*Performs physical assessments and records observations

*Performs laboratory procedures including blood draws, urinalysis, and cultures

*Assists veterinarian with medical, surgical and dental procedures

*Anesthetize animals and monitors anesthesia as directed

*Able to position for and take radiographs

*Prepares estimates and invoices for services completed by doctor and technician

* In emergency situation, able to initiate chest compressions and intubation

*Can perform CPR

*Handle stressful situations professionally and respectfully *Ability to stand for long periods of time, work a shift of 10 hours and lift up to 40#

Additionally, we offer a competitive wage plus vacation, personal time off, medical/dental benefits, uniforms and pet discounts after an introductory period.  Send resume with cover letter to mbaty@wildernessvet.com.

Silverlake-Everett, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:30 pm

Northwest Animal Care Hospital has an immediate opening for the position of Licensed Veterinary Technician. For this position we require applicants to have a current Washington State Veterinary Technician License 

Flexibility in schedule and dependability are qualities that are highly regarded. We are hiring for both part time and full time positions. We are open Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM – 6:30 PM and Saturday (8:00 AM to 4:00 PM).

Our LVT’s are part of our team and serve vital functions in many areas of the hospital. Each day presents new challenges, whether you are placing a catheter, performing a dental, assisting in surgery, working with the therapeutic laser, administering vaccines or assisting the veterinarians in appointments. For these reasons, applicants must be team-players, flexible, detail-oriented and have strong multi-tasking skills.

Northwest Animal Care Hospital is an industry leader with cutting-edge technologies and advanced treatments. Come check us out at www.nwanimalcare.com or stop in for a tour. We would love to meet you and share what we are all about.

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive salary $15 – $20 hr (DOE)
  • Four day work week much of the year
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid-time-off
  • Employee Discounts for personal pets
  • Surgery-Dental-Exam fund (Monthly employer contribution assisting employees with payment for their pet’s services)
  • Individual Retirement Plan (Employer contributed)

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Please reply via email:            ethogersennwach@gmail.com

 

April 23, 2015

University Place, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 5:59 pm

University Place Veterinary Hospital is hiring for FT LVT to work in our growing small animal and avian practice. We have been a small team and a long term client base. Our ideal candidate is available Monday – Friday with the ability to work an occasional Saturday. We are seeking an LVT with at least 2 years of experience in a working practice. Candidates should be proficient in catheter placement, surgery prep/monitoring/recovery, dentals and have a deep love and compassion for animals. In addition to technical skills, candidates should be positive, have excellent communication skills and be team players. We offer competitive wages and benefits including medical, dental, vision, vacation, retirement planning, CE and clothing allowances.  To apply, please email PPVRecruiting@gmail.com and reference University Place Veterinary Hospital in your cover letter. Resume required!

April 22, 2015

Rainier Beach, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:34 pm

 

We are a very busy two doctor practice in Rainier Beach, looking for a technician/assistant full time, this includes Saturday shifts. Experience is required. This position includes performing dental cleanings, assisting doctors in surgery, monitoring anesthetics, blood draws, X-Rays, place IV catheter, check in/discharge clients, answer phones, medication administration, restraining patients, post-op care and client education. Working well on your own, helping out wherever needed and being a team player with a positive attitude is a must. We ask that our team members are strong communicators and compassionate with animals and have the ability to multi-task in a fast pace environment.

Physical requirements include: ability to lift at least 40lbs unassisted, ability to stand for long periods of time, ability to bend and maneuver as needed to clean cages, counter tops etc.

Wage DOE

Medical /Dental benefits available

Pet care and pet supply discounts

 

Rainier Beach Veterinary Hospital

9238 Rainier Ave S.

Seattle, WA 98118

206-722-3661

April 20, 2015

Richland, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 8:58 pm

We are looking for a new member for our team.  A  licensed Veterinary Technician is needed immediately at our 5 doctor AAHA small animal practice located in Richland, WA.    Applicants must  have actual experience working as an assistant or Technician and have good communication skills, work ethic and references.   New Technician graduates will be considered.

Applicants must be able to:  lift up to 40 pounds with assistance; bend, stoop, kneel, reach, climb stairs and be in contact with all types of animals.  Applicant must be able to perform all the duties expected in a veterinary workplace setting including radiography, dental cleanings, client service/education and anesthesia monitoring.

Benefits are provided for full time employees.

Send resume with references to desvet@owt.com 

 

April 16, 2015

West Seattle, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 10:35 pm

Our 4-doctor, AAHA accredited animal hospital is seeking a full-time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team.  We are located in the beautiful neighborhood of West Seattle and dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care with the patience and compassion that our patients deserve.

The qualified candidate must have experience working in a veterinary hospital setting and be proficient in I.V. catheter placement, blood draws, radiology, restraint, dental cleaning and assessing patient vitals.  Due to the nature of the position candidate must be extremely detail-oriented, have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess leadership qualities.

We care about our team members!

-Competitive compensation

-Benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) opportunities, paid vacation and sick time

-Generous personal pet discounts

-Supplied scrubs

-Continuing education

 

Are you the candidate we’ve been looking for?  If so, we’d love to hear from you!  Please reply with a cover letter and resume to:

Sabina Krpatova DVM

VCA West Seattle Veterinary Hospital

5261 California Avenue SW

Seattle, WA 98136

Sabina.krpatova@vca.com

 

Tacoma, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 5:27 pm

Summit Veterinary Referral Center is a multi-specialty referral center, located in Tacoma, WA. We provide 24-hour emergency and critical care, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, ophthalmology, cardiology, radiology and surgery services.

We are seeking an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our 24-hour emergency/critical care and multi-specialty practice in Tacoma, WA. The right candidate will be self-motivated, a team player and thrive in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for individuals who have excellent patient-care skills and who are detail oriented.

Weekend, overnights, evening and some holiday shifts may be required. Pay is commensurate with skill level and experience. Night and weekend shifts include pay differentials as well. We offer a generous benefits package which includes medical, dental, LTD, vacation, 401K with a matching contribution, uniform allowance, CE benefits and more. Qualifications: Washington State License (or eligible) Veterinary Technician and a minimum of one-year experience. Candidates with experience in ER/ICU will be given preference. The person we seek must be skilled in the performance of advanced nursing techniques, possess the ability to think and act quickly, and independently. You must be comfortable multi-tasking and working in a busy, sometimes stressful environment. A pleasant, professional attitude is required.  Responsibilities may include: ~ Managing, treating and monitoring critically ill and emergent animals; ~ Performing lab work ~ Taking radiographs ~ Inducing and monitoring anesthesia ~ Placing central IV lines ~ Placing urinary catheters ~ Monitoring critically ill patients  If you believe your qualifications meet our expectations, please select this link to apply:

https://apply.hrmdirect.com/resumedirect/ApplyOnline/Apply.aspx?req_id=enc-16.7358801477117358&source=235167-CS-11993

Summit Veterinary Referral Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

April 14, 2015

Renton & Seattle, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:01 pm

ACCES (Animal Critical Care and Emergency Services), a BluePearl Veterinary Partner, is seeking experienced LVT’s for our 24 hour specialty and emergency hospital in Renton and Seattle.

ACCES is a 24-hour specialty hospital with locations in North Seattle and Renton. We provide a fun, supportive environment with an emphasis on compassion, teamwork, and education. ACCES sees a large diversity of cases which provides an excellent opportunity to apply your skills and to be utilized as a professional. There is a tremendous opportunity for growth.

Our services, all led by boarded specialists, include internal medicine, surgery, cardiology, oncology, a community blood bank, and a 24-hour ER and ICU. We have two facilities that enjoy collaborative in-house relationships with ophthalmology and dermatology practices.

What makes us different from everyone else? ACCES has spent a tremendous amount of time and energy with our staff creating and supporting core values that we believe truly make a difference in a veterinary practice of this caliber.

At ACCES, we welcome inquiries from those seeking a rewarding career with a leading veterinary specialty and emergency center. Our goal is to provide our employees with a supportive environment so they may continue growing professionally while having access to the latest medical advances and technology.

 

Here are some top reasons our employees love working at ACCES:

  • Excellent Benefits
  • Diverse Cases and a Dynamic Work Environment
  • Team-Oriented Environment
  • Opportunities for Advancement
  • Latest Medical Technology
  • Training and Continuing Education Opportunities
  • Excellent Standard of Medical Care
  • Two Convenient Locations
  • Being Part of a Premier Veterinary Practice

Please send your resume to Tosha at tosha.zimmerman@bluepearlvet.com or fax to 813.549.6995. We are a D/F/W/P and an EOE. Please visit our website www.bluepearlvet.com for more information about our hospitals.

Tacoma, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:00 pm

BluePearl Tacoma, formerly Puget Sound Veterinary Referral Center and The Animal Emergency Clinic, is currently seeking full-time, experienced veterinary technicians for various positions. LVT or license eligible strongly preferred, but will consider experience.

This job provides an excellent opportunity to work in the ER as well as with our specialists. We offer direct, responsive management, competitive wages and benefits, and a strong team environment. The right candidate should be dependable, flexible, and enjoy working with people and pets. The clinic operates 24-hours a day, 7-days a week.

Full-time positions consist of a 3 – 5 day work week with a total of 36 hours. Our compensation package for a full-time position includes Medical and Dental insurance, Retirement Plan, Short term/Long term disability, Life Insurance, Continued Education Allowance, Clothing Allowance, Paid Leave, and discounted medical care for your pets.

Hourly wage for this position depends on experience. Applicants must be available to work nights, weekends, and grave shift.

Interested, qualified applicants should email their resumes to Tosha at tosha.zimmerman@bluepearlvet.com or apply in person at 5608 S. Durango St in Tacoma, WA 98409.

For more information about Puget Sound Veterinary Referral Center, The Animal Emergency Clinic visit our website, www.theaec.com or check us out on Facebook!

 

April 13, 2015

Kirkland, WA (Oncology)

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:55 pm

Seattle Veterinary Specialists is seeking a full time, licensed veterinary technician to lead our Oncology department for our Kirkland location. The ideal candidate would have a passion for wanting to create a bond between themselves and their patients. An oncology nurse must be able to cope with the emotional stress of dealing with patients with cancer.

Schedule: Monday – Thursday, 8:30am – 6:30pm

Qualifications:

Must be licensed in the State of Washington and have a minimum of two years’ experience as a LVT in a small animal veterinary hospital. Specialty or oncology experience preferred. Should  be self-motivated, a quick thinker, able to multi-task efficiently, and have excellent communication skills and compassion. Must be able to supervise a small team and respectfully communicate efficiently.

Responsibilities:

  • Triage and obtain patient history
  • Venipuncture
  • Placing intravenous catheters
  • Perform radiographs
  • Patient care including diagnostic procedures and treatments
  • Anesthesia monitoring
  • Follow OSHA safety standards for preparing, handling and disposing of chemotherapy drugs
  • Operation of the chemotherapy hood
  • Perform and confirm complex chemotherapy calculations and conversions
  • Prepares and administers chemotherapy safely
  • Prepare prescriptions and communicates discharge orders to clients.

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages
  • Health Insurance to include medical, dental and vision
  • Employee discount
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • 401K Retirement plan
  • Continuing education
  • Uniform allowance

 

Interested candidates should send their resume to Tosha Zimmerman at tosha.zimmerman@bluepearlvet.com.

Seattle Veterinary Specialists, a BluePearl Veterinary Partners hospital, is a team of veterinarians, technicians and support staff that delivers compassionate, comprehensive, specialized, emergency and critical care 24-hours a day, seven days a week. At SVS, we are passionate about our work and ready to do whatever it takes to provide a better quality of life of our client’s pets. 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 a drug free work place and an equal opportunity employer. Please visit www.svsvet.com for more information about our hospital.

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