Vet-Tech Job Board

January 21, 2015

Kent, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 7:59 pm

Reber Ranch Veterinary Hospital is growing and hiring! We have opportunities to join our team of great people who provide excellent customer service and work in an environment where you feel like you are in Doggy Disneyland!! Veterinary Technician Position (2-3 years’ experience required). This is a full time position and this person must be able to work a variety of shifts, as we are open 7 days a week. We are looking for candidates who can reliably work the same shifts every week, but be flexible enough to cover for time off requests, sick days, including weekends etc. As part of our technical staff you will be able to utilize all your acquired skills in a productive atmosphere while working closely with talented doctors and staff.

Successful candidates will: • Be familiar and proficient with all surgical aspects • Be familiar with laboratory procedures and practices • Be able to lift 40 lbs • Possess LVT license current in Washington state • Be familiar with Digital Radiology What’s in it for you: • Fun work environment with emphasis on family/work life balance • Competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and disability • Competitive pay commensurate with experience • Bonus program that rewards team and individual success • Generous employee discounts on the goods and services we sell

REBER RANCH Inc. is a family owned company that has been in business for over 30 years! We are experiencing rapid growth and are looking for qualified, committed, passionate people who are tired of corporate life, who want to be more than a number, and who have the desire to contribute to a rewarding organization!

We have everything for the pet parent and horse owner; an 18,000 square foot facility that caters to caring for pets, horses, chickens, goats, rabbits, wild bird, and small animal. As well, we have our own Veterinary Clinic, Professional Grooming Salon, Do-it-yourself Dog Wash and 64-stall full care Horse Boarding Facility, and 2 Off Leash Dog Parks. In late 2015 we will open the Reber Ranch Pet Hotel & Daycare. The same building will also house our new Indoor Dog Park and Dog Training Facility.

We are located off Hwy 18 at the SE 304th exit or just up the hill off Hwy 167 at 28606 132nd Ave SE; a map and our contact info is provided on our website.

Federal Way, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:40 pm

A $1,000 Signing Bonus, as well as a starting yearly salary of $33,280 to $43,680, (approx. $16-$21/hour) depending on your prior experience, is being offered for a full-time Licensed Veterinary Technician at Vets For Less Animal Clinic in Federal Way. Our benefits package includes: medical & dental insurance, paid vacation days, paid sick days, paid holidays, license and association dues paid, continuing education paid, and discounted pet care. We offer a synergistic team environment, with five veterinarians, and multiple LVTs, veterinary assistants, and veterinary receptionists, as well as in clinic managers who are responsive to your needs. We are currently looking for a Licensed Technician who would like to fully utilize their skills in the areas of anesthetic induction, surgical monitoring, surgical assisting, surgical recovery, dentistry, dental radiology, dental extractions, laboratory work, digital radiology, client education and communication. Our clinic is spacious and modern, with digital radiology and mobile digital dental radiology, BM3 VET anesthetic monitoring machines, IV infusion pumps, multiple dental machines including the Midmark VETPRO 1000 mobile dental machine with fiber optics, in-house analyzers, and we are paperless using Cornerstone Veterinary software.

A current Washington State Veterinary Technician License is required for this position. Experienced licensed technicians, and those with Advanced Credentials or Certifications, are encouraged to apply, visit our practice, and share your skills with us. New graduates of accredited veterinary technology programs who have taken and passed the VTNE are also welcome to apply, and advanced training will be provided to you if hired.  The currently available position is a full time salaried position to include Saturdays, with every Sunday off and one regular weekday off. After-hours emergencies and hospitalized cases are referred to a nearby 24 hour facility, so no after-hours work is required.

More information on our clinic can be found on our website at http://www.vetsforless.com    If you are looking for a position where you will be appreciated, respected, and esteemed, submit your cover letter and resume to ludeluh@yahoo.com , or in person at the practice: Vets For Less Animal Clinic, 1115 South 348th Street, Suite D, Federal Way, WA 98003.  We look forward to hearing from you

January 15, 2015

Lacey, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:18 pm

Hawks Prairie Veterinary Hospital is looking for a full time Licensed or Unlicensed Veterinary Technician to join our team!  Candidates must be available to work day or evening shifts, as well as the occasional Saturday shift.  We’re a hardworking, yet fun-loving group whose goal is to provide the best care for our patients and clients.  If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!  Our hospital is a 5 doctor practice, open Monday through Saturday, and serves the beautiful Olympia/Lacey community.  We offer Western medicine, Eastern medicine/holistic/acupuncture, pocket pet/avian medicine/surgery, and laser therapy, as well as providing routine surgeries and dentistry.  We are looking for a technician who is very comfortable with anesthetic monitoring, excels at providing treatment/medication to our patients, and who is willing and excited to be trained to provide laser therapy!  We provide an excellent benefits package which includes:  simple IRA retirement planning, competitive wages based on experience, a yearly continuing education stipend ($500 for LVTs, $250 for unlicensed vet techs), medical/dental/vision insurance as well as pet care benefits.  In addition, we will cover the cost of certification for laser training.

Ballard, WA (Trupanion)

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 12:28 am

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!

About Trupanion:

Trupanion is an industry leader in pet insurance, offering cat and dog insurance in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico with the mission of delivering financial peace of mind to pet owners.

Trupanion offers a simple, customizable pet insurance policy with 90% coverage for diagnostic tests, surgeries, medications, hospital stays, and alternative therapies for the treatment of accidents or illnesses. Trupanion’s policy includes coverage of hereditary and congenital conditions with no payout limits per incident, per year, or over the lifetime of the pet.

Trupanion is underwritten by the American Pet Insurance Company (US) and by Omega General Insurance Company (Canada), which has earned a Financial Stability Rating of A, Exceptional, from Demotech, Inc. Trupanion is a founding member of the North American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA), demonstrating a commitment to high standards and transparency in all actions and products.

 

 

January 14, 2015

Kirkland, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 4:30 pm

Juanita Bay Veterinary Hospital in Kirkland Washington is seeking to fill a full time position for an experienced, skilled and licensed Veterinary Technician. We will consider those with part-time availability.  Exciting new things are happening here at Juanita Bay. We have recently moved into our new facility-designed to support excellent work flow in a pleasing environment. We are a privately owned practice with a deeply held commitment to provide our employees with a supportive, respectful and enjoyable work environment. Our focus is to provide high-quality comprehensive services with excellence, enthusiasm and compassion. We promote wellness and prevention, provide comfort and restore health. We share a mutual devotion for pets with their owners that inspires us to build lasting relationships to improve the health and comfort of their pets.  Well suited individuals are detail oriented, proactive in anticipating the needs of the veterinarian and patients while demonstrating excellent organizational and leadership skills. You must be able to express yourself well through both written and verbal communication. Accurate typing and strong computer skills are required in our paper-lite setting. Outstanding customer service skills are of utmost importance.  This is a fast-paced practice that fully utilizes its staff, promoting personal satisfaction and growth. Job duties include: Responsibility and oversight in all aspects of patient care. Focus on:

Surgical support and dentistry Performing treatments Obtaining and processing lab samples  Maintaining efficient work flow Preparing medical care plans and invoices Client education and patient follow-up Keeping the hospital well maintained and presentable  Full Time Hours- 4-5 days a week, 8-10 hour days within M-F including some Saturdays  Benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision, CE, Uniform allowance, Paid Vacation & Sick days and personal pet care benefits Hourly wage from $16.00-$22.00 per hr. (depending upon experience)

This really is a great place work and we look forward to hearing from you. Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position to: manager@juanitabayvet.com

Eagle River, AK

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 4:28 pm

We are seeking a professional, LVT/CVT in the great state of Alaska.  This position is full time, requiring 32 – 40 hours/week.  We are looking for a highly motivated, team-oriented, professional, and compassionate individual who values the highest quality patient care. This is a fast-paced job, and the successful candidate will be highly organized, detail oriented, and be able to multi-task. The ability to maintain a calm demeanor and deliver consistent, first-class patient care, regardless of circumstances, is critical. Candidates will be evaluated on their technical skills.  New graduates will be considered.

Ravenwood Veterinary Clinic is a full service, companion animal clinic in Eagle River, Alaska that provides quality medical, surgical, and dental care to dogs, cats, birds, rodents, and reptiles.  We also provide reproductive services and athletic sled dog care.  Founded in 1990, we are a very well established practice with a very loyal client base.  We operate under the “Team Approach” standard.  Every member on our team is highly valued.

Our beautiful, 7,000 square foot facility offers a wide range of services from digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, in house diagnostics, acupuncture, and chiropractic care.  We work closely with local board certified veterinary specialists in an effort to provide the best possible care to our patients.

The ideal candidate will meet or exceed the following criteria:

  • Have graduated from an AVMA accredited Veterinary Technology program and must possess a current and valid CVT/LVT license
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience is preferred, but all candidates will be considered
  • Must have a competent working knowledge of digital radiology, digital dental radiology, in-house lab work to include fecal exams and urinalysis, dental prophylaxis, anesthetic protocols, surgical assistance, pharmacology, and general veterinary nursing skills
  • Experience and confidence with exotics is a plus

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package that includes: health insurance, paid vacation, SIMPLE IRA, uniform allowance, and generous personal pet care discounts.  Salary is DOE.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If living and working in Alaska has been a dream, and you are seeking a rewarding career with excellent clients and colleagues, please submit your cover letter and resume to ravenwoodvetakom@gmail.com

 

January 8, 2015

Silverdale-Everett, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 3:41 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. This is a full-time position, 32 – 40 hours per week. 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 (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

January 2, 2015

Urbana, IL (ASPCA)

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 9:50 pm

The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center is hiring.  We are a 24-hour emergency call center in Urbana, Illinois, and our technicians act as a lifeline for our callers.

This position assists in the management of calls that come in to the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) hotline.  When in this role, staff members obtain a complete history, document exposure circumstances in the electronic medical record, calculate dosages and use in-house protocols to either manage the case or escalate it to a veterinarian. You also have the opportunity to contribute to other projects as needed.

Are you a veterinary technician and have clinic experience?  If you are great on the phone, able to work a flexible schedule including some evenings weekends, and holidays, and want a unique challenge for your career, please visit www.aspca.org to apply. We offer a very competitive benefits package.  This position is located in Urbana, Illinois.

The ASPCA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

December 12, 2014

Richland, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 1:55 am

Veterinary Technician, Licensed (Richland, WA)

compensation: DOQ

Full-time, Licensed Veterinary Technician needed for small animal AAHA practice in Richland. Hours are yet to be determined but would include weekdays only. Applicants must be licensed, have good communication skills, work ethic, references and be able to: * lift up to 40 pounds with assistance * bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb stairs * be in contact with all types of animals * Be able to perform all the duties expected of a licensed Veterinary Technician Recent veterinary technician grads will be considered. Send resume with references to desvet@owt.com or hand deliver to Desert Veterinary Clinic, 42 Goethals Drive, Richland, WA

November 25, 2014

Kirkland, WA

Filed under: Uncategorized — dwong at 12:13 am

Licensed Veterinary Technician, EastSide Full Time Position Available

VCA Rose Hill Animal Hospital

Kirkland, WA.

All the usual duties and responsibilities.

VCA Animal Hospitals currently owns and operates over 600 Veterinary Hospitals in 41 states, and 3 Canadian Provinces.

Our Mission Statement is “Where your pet’s health is our top priority and excellent service is our goal.”

We strive to provide the finest quality pet healthcare and excellent customer service in a warm and friendly environment.

We’re looking for a Team Player, dedicated, motivated and passionate about the Veterinary Profession.

We’re looking  for someone who is excited to come to work and loves helping fury friends.

We’re looking for a real go-getter, proactive, someone who can multi-task, someone who works well under pressure and who requires little supervision.

We’re looking for someone who has excellent client communication skills, someone who is compassionate and who believes in exceptional customer care.

Are you this perfect person? – we want to talk to you!  (Don’t worry, you don’t have to be this perfect right away…J)

We offer a competitive salary, medical and dental coverage, a 401(k) plan, AND, the best Employee Pet Benefits  in the Industry.

Please submit your resume to AU608@vca.com – we look forward to hearing from you!

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