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 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 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.
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: