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Licensed Veterinary Technician

Angeles Clinic for Animals is looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team. We are a three doctor, AAHA Accredited, Small Animal practice, located in Port Angeles, WA.

Coming from outside of the area? We may be able to assist with relocation costs. Please contact the hospital directly to apply.

The veterinary technician has many important responsibilities and plays many roles within the hospital. They apply their professional skills in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, laboratory testing, patient nursing, and client education.
The technician is routinely entrusted with patient assessments, anesthesia, procedures, and treatments. The technician must be a detail oriented person who can make good decisions, respond quickly and calmly to crises, and maintain high standards of patient care. Technicians need to communicate clearly with the doctor's, other hospital personnel, and clients to ensure that patients receive the care that they need.
Technicians should enjoy working with diverse people and animals and be friendly and flexible in the face of varying expectations from clients and co-workers. Technicians must share a firm belief in the quality of care we provide and communicate this sense of assurance to clients. It is important to know and understand our services and recommendations and be able to clearly convey the value of the services to the clients. Excellent client communication skills and a commitment to outstanding client service are essential.
We look forward to hearing from you!


Angeles Clinic for Animals
Contact person: Hannah Hooper
160 Del Guzzi Dr
Port Angeles, WA 98362


Phone: 360-452-7686
Email: hhooper@nvanet.com
Website: http://www.angelesclinicforanimals.com/
Posted 02/23/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician Needed

Licensed Technician needed for busy small animal, exotic, and urgent care facility in Bremerton, WA. Salary DOQ and generous benefits. Resume and coverletters only. www.allcreatures24hr.com


ALL CREATURES ANIMAL HOSPITAL
Contact person: Laura Studer
4241 STATE HWY 3 W
BREMERTON, WA 98312


Phone: 360-377-3801
Email: lstuder@allcreatures24hr.com
Website: https://www.allcreatures24hr.com
Posted 02/21/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Join our team! Our small animal, privately owned, AAHA practice in Richland is seeking a full-time, Licensed Veterinary Technician.
The position requires excellent communication skills, work ethic, references and applicant must be able to:
* Work day shift, Monday-Friday
* Lift up to 40 pounds with assistance
* Bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb stairs
* Be in contact with all types of animals
* Applicants must be able to perform all the duties expected of a Washington State Licensed Veterinary
Technician or be eligible, and pass state testing within 90 days of employment.

Benefits after 90 days include: Simple IRA, Health insurance re-reimbursement, Uniforms, CE budget, paid license fees, and generous pet care discounts. Paid vacation time is available after one year of employment.
Send resume with references to email listed for consideration.
New graduates welcome!


Desert Veterinary Clinic
Contact person: Laurie Salazar
42 Goethals Drive
Richland, WA 99352


Phone: 509-946-4138
Email: desvet@owt.com
Website: http://www.desvet.com/
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Posted 02/21/2018.

ER/ICU Licensed Veterinary Technician & Experienced Veterinary Assistant

Animal Medical Center of Seattle (AMCS) is looking for friendly and career minded Licensed Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants to join our growing, progressive Emergency Department in Shoreline, WA. Our doctors, support staff and managers all work together to provide the most comprehensive care and customer service for our patients, clients and the referring veterinary community.

Please inquire regarding prospective schedules.

Successful Veterinary Technician applicants will require the following experience, skills and training to be considered:

*Currently licensed or eligible to become licensed as a Veterinary Technician in the state of Washington; VTS credentialed technicians or those interested in pursuing obtaining VTS credentials are encouraged to apply.
*Has successfully completed and graduated from an accredited veterinary technician program OR has "grandfathered in" and successfully challenged the VTNE to obtain credentialed status.
*Minimum of 2 years of full-time experience in a veterinary hospital setting is required.
*Experience in the field of Veterinary Emergency/Critical Care preferred.
*Is able to bend, kneel, stoop, and stand for long periods of time; can individually and frequently lift patients and inventory up to 40 pounds.

Successful Veterinary Assistant applicants will require the following experience, skills and training to be considered:

*Has completed a basic High School level curriculum and received a diploma or GED.
*At least 2 years of experience in a veterinary hospital setting.
*Is able to bend, kneel, stoop, and stand for long periods of time; can individually and frequently lift patients and inventory up to 40 pounds.

Benefits for full time employees include: competitive hourly compensation; health; dental; IRA with a company sponsored match; Life insurance; Employee Assistance Program; Long and short term disability insurance; discounted pet care; holiday pay; paid time off; reimbursement of licensing or medication clerk fees; company provided scrubs; $500 annual CE allowance for LVTs.

Please email your cover letter and resume if you are interested in joining our team at Animal Medical Center of Seattle and indicate "ER/ICU Technician" or "ER/ICU Assistant" in the subject line.

We appreciate your enthusiasm; however we cannot take phone calls at this time as our phone lines are reserved for serving our clients.


Animal Medical Center of Seattle
Contact person: April Panpipat
14810 15th Ave NE
Shoreline, WA 98155


Phone: 206-204-3371
Email: apanpipat@amcsvet.com
Website: https://animalmedicalspecialists.com/
Posted 02/20/2018.

Veterinary Technician

Seeking Veterinary Technician for Fun, Fast-Paced Private Practice!

Looking for a fun, collaborative work environment, while also living out your passion as a veterinary technician? At Companion Animal Hospital, we strive to practice quality veterinary medicine with high standards of patient care, and are seeking a hardworking, compassionate, dependable, and skilled technician to join us in this pursuit.

The major goal of the veterinary technician in our hospital is to provide quality medical care to patients, by assisting veterinarians in routine and emergency situations, and educating staff and clients in a broad range of topics that will increase awareness and compliance for responsible pet care. Our ideal candidate would be proficient in blood draws, IVC placements, calculating and administering medications, radiography, dental prophys along with all the other technical skills that go with the job.
Additional requirements include strong communication skills, flexibility in scheduling, and a willingness to learn and grow in the profession.

We understand the value and importance of technicians in veterinary medicine, which is why we offer a fantastic benefits package including medical, dental, vacation, quality pet care, 401K, etc. after eligibility requirements have been met. Salary is based on experience.

If this sounds like the right practice for you and you are interested in becoming a member of our team, Please e-mail or fax your resume and cover letter to Attention: Meghan /Tech Position
Fax 425-373-4863


Companion Animal Hospital
Contact person: Meghan Rasmussen
1827 156th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98007


Phone: 425-746-1800
Email: meghanr@companionah.net
Website: http://www.companionbellevue.com
Posted 02/20/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Puget Park Veterinary Clinic in Everett, WA is currently searching for a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Experience with dentals (specifically dental radiographs and simple extractions) a plus. Wage dependent on experience. We are a small animal, privately owned family oriented practice that has been steadily growing since new ownership in 2015. Please respond with a cover letter and resume to scrivsa@yahoo.com.


Puget Park Veterinary Clinic
Contact person: Sabrina Scriven
626 128th St SW 105
Everett, WA 98204


Phone: 509-312-0587
Email: scrivsa@yahoo.com
Posted 02/14/2018.

Veterinary Technician

Small animal AAHA Certified practice, Animal Hospital of Parkland, is seeking a full-time experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician that can work 4 days a week and every other Sat 4 hours. Applicant must have the ability to effectively communicate and educate clients on general animal husbandry and answer non-medical questions. Candidates must be well versed in anesthesia, surgery, patient care, laboratory work, digital radiology and performing routine dental prophylactic procedures.
Full time includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Sick Leave, CE reimbursement, pet benefits, and yearly license paid. Includes Vacation after one year employment.
Compensation DOE
Send Resume with References to reception@therightvet.com or fax 253-531-8573


Animal Hospital of Parkland, PLLC
Contact person: Ernest Petersen
12212 Pacific Ave. S
Tacoma, WA 98444


Phone: 253-536-1505
Email: reception@therightvet.com
Website: http://www.therightvet.com
Posted 02/13/2018.

Veterinary Personnel Manager, LVT, $52,000 starting annual salary

Vets For Less Animal Clinic in Federal Way is seeking a Veterinary Personnel Manager to join the management team at our busy, privately owned small animal veterinary practice.

Our Personnel Manager works in conjunction with our Patient Care Manager and our Clinic Bookkeeper as the management team for our veterinary practice.

The Personnel Manager responsibilities include: Directly interviewing and hiring support staff personnel. Supervising support staff and acting as the direct authority regarding disciplinary procedures, discharging, and all the legal responsibilities of employment. Maintaining employee personnel files. Mediating staff personnel issues. Maintaining employee training manuals. Assuring that all staff are properly trained for their position. Writing staff work schedules.

In addition to the above personnel tasks, the person in this position is also a Licensed Veterinary Technician, and works in conjunction with our veterinary technician team to provide exemplary care to all of our clients and patients.

The ideal candidate for this position will be goal oriented, client focused, have excellent communication skills, and be an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician. Prior management experience is appreciated, but not required. This is a full time position with a starting salary of $52,000/year plus full benefits.

More information on our clinic can be found on our website at www.vetsforless.com
Please submit your cover letter and resume to ludeluh@yahoo.com
We look forward to meeting you!


Vets For Less Animal Clinic
Contact person: Sheila Miller
1115 South 348th Street Suite D
Federal Way, WA 98003


Phone: 253-874-8387
Email: ludeluh@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.vetsforless.com
Posted 02/11/2018.

Veterinary Technician-Cats Only

We are an AAHA accredited hospital looking for a licensed veterinary technician with feline only practice experience. We have a very loyal clientele that expects the very best for both themselves and their cats. We are looking for a professional, dependable and enthusiastic individual to join our fun and friendly staff. A current WA veterinary technician license and and excellent attention to detail are required.

A sampling of responsibilities include:
Care of hospitalized patients
Assess vital signs and perform basic in house diagnostics
Place IV catheters, administer IV fluids and injections, venipuncture and cystocentesis
SQ fluid therapy
Radiology
Dental prophylaxis
Surgical preparations
Administering and monitoring anesthesia and recovery

Monday through Friday schedule with an occasional holiday.
Benefits: $18.00/hr or DOE, uniforms, 401K, medical/dental insurance, paid vacation, CE,
pet discount.

E-mail resume to: info@catclinicofseattle.com
No phone calls please.


Cat Clinic of Seattle
Contact person: Carrie Nemec
3842 Stone Way North
Seattle, WA 98103


Phone: 206-633-1133
Email: info@catclinicofseattle.com
Website: https://www.catclinicofseattle.com
Posted 02/07/2018.

Emergency Med Licensed Veterinary Technician

Do you enjoy being challenged and being able to use all your veterinary medical skills? AAHA-accredited practice Mid-Columbia Pet Emergency Service (PES) is looking for friendly career minded Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our growing professional emergency animal care team. There are multiple opportunities available for experienced Veterinary Technicians. Our dedicated staff members pride themselves on making PES a great place to work by focusing on teamwork that cultivates an open and collaborative environment. Our doctors, support staff and managers all work together to provide the most comprehensive care and customer service for our patients, clients and the referring veterinary community. PES offers competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefit package including medical/dental and paid vacation/sick days. We also have a 401(k) plan and a generous personal pet care discount. Along with yearly CE and Scrub allowance.

Successful applicants require the following experience, skills and training to be considered:

Technicians:
Currently licensed or eligible to become licensed as a Veterinary Technician in the state of Washington. 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 or is willing to learn from our great Lvt Leads who love teaching.


Mid-Columbia Pet Emergency Service
Contact person: Gabriela Magallon
8913 Sandifur Parkway
Pasco, WA 99301


Phone: 509-547-3577
Email: gabsmagallon@gmail.com
Posted 02/06/2018.

Veterinary Technician

Companion Animal Hospital
1827-156th Avenue NE
Bellevue, Washington 98007
425-746-1800
Seeking Veterinary Technician for Fun, Fast-Paced Private Practice!

Looking for a fun, collaborative work environment, while also living out your passion as a veterinary technician? At Companion Animal Hospital, we strive to practice quality veterinary medicine with high standards of patient care, and are seeking a hardworking, compassionate, dependable, and skilled technician to join us in this pursuit.

The major goal of the veterinary technician in our hospital is to provide quality medical care to patients, by assisting veterinarians in routine and emergency situations, and educating staff and clients in a broad range of topics that will increase awareness and compliance for responsible pet care. Our ideal candidate would be proficient in blood draws, IVC placements, calculating and administering medications, radiography, dental prophys along with all the other technical skills that go with the job.
Additional requirements include strong communication skills, flexibility in scheduling, and a willingness to learn and grow in the profession.

We understand the value and importance of technicians in veterinary medicine, which is why we offer a fantastic benefits package including medical, dental, vacation, quality pet care, 401K, etc. after eligibility requirements have been met. Salary is based on experience.

If this sounds like the right practice for you and you are interested in becoming a member of our team, Please e-mail or fax your resume and cover letter to Attention: Angie /Tech Position
Fax 425-373-4863


Companion Animal Hospital
Contact person: Angie
1827 156th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98007


Phone: 425-746-1800
Email: angier@companionah.net
Posted 01/19/2018.

Veterinary Technician

The Summitview Cowiche Veterinary Clinic is seeking to fill a full time position for a Licensed Veterinary Technician. We are committed to providing reasonable work schedules. Shifts run 4-5 days a week, 8-10 hours a day, with alternating Saturdays until noon.

Who we are and What We Do: The Summitview Cowiche Veterinary Clinic is a privately owned 2+ doctor, small animal practice with a commitment to provide a supportive, respectful and enjoyable work environment. We are a fast-paced practice that fully utilizes its staff while incorporating the modern technology of veterinary medicine. We employ digital radiography, have a surgical and therapeutic lasers and dental radiography. Our patients and clients receive high-quality comprehensive care with excellence, enthusiasm and compassion. Our focus is on wellness and prevention.
Applicant Qualifications: Well suited individuals are detail oriented, proactive in anticipating the needs of clients, patients and co-workers. You must be able to work in partnership with the entire team and express yourself well through both written and verbal communication. Accurate typing and computer skills are required. Outstanding customer service skills are of utmost importance. Experienced technicians preferred, new graduates will still be considered.

Requirements:
-Current Washington State Veterinary Technician License.

Responsibilities:
Daily duties include but are not limited to:
-Animal Restraint
-Venipuncture/IV Catheter placement
-Anesthesia induction and monitoring
-Prescription refills
-Radiology
-Cleaning
-Surgical preparation and assistance
-Must be able to lift 40 lbs or more
-Client communication
-Utilization of our Veterinary Software
-Utilization of a multi-line phone system

Benefits We Offer: Competitive hourly wages depending up on experience. Vacation time and Simple IRA benefits are available after a year of employment. Yearly license fees are paid after first year. Medical care for personal pets is discounted after probationary period. Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position or apply in person: healthypets@summitviewvet.com


Summitview Cowiche Veterinary Clinic
Contact person: Jennifer Rodeen
13555 Summitview Road
Yakima, WA 98908


Phone: 509-966-4162
Email: healthypets@summitviewvet.com
Website: https://summitviewvet.com
Posted 01/17/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Are you an experienced or new graduate LVT looking for a practice where you can fully utilize your veterinary technology training and skills? If so, we are looking for you. We are offering $1,000 Signing Bonus, as well as a starting wage of $16-$21/hour depending on your prior experience, 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.

Our privately owned practice offers a team environment of veterinarians, coworker LVTs, veterinary assistants, veterinary medication clerks, and veterinary receptionists. We are currently looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician who would like to fully utilize their skills in the areas of anesthetic induction, surgical monitoring, surgical assisting, orthopedic assisting, surgical recovery, dentistry, dental radiology, dental extractions, patient care, laboratory work, digital radiology, client education and communication. Our clinic is spacious and modern, with digital radiology and digital dental radiology, ultrasound, endoscopy, anesthetic monitoring machines, IV infusion pumps, multiple dental machines with fiber optics, in-house analyzers, and we use Cornerstone Veterinary software.

A current Washington State Veterinary Technician License is required for this position. New graduates of accredited veterinary technology programs who have taken and passed the VTNE, whom are waiting for their license to become active, are also welcome and encouraged to apply. Experienced licensed technicians, and those with Advanced Credentials, are also encouraged to apply, visit our practice, and share your skills with us. The currently available position is a full time 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 your veterinary technology skills will be appreciated, respected, utilized and valued, submit your cover letter and resume to ludeluh@yahoo.com , or drop it off in person at Vets For Less Animal Clinic, 1115 S. 348th St, Suite D, Federal Way, WA, 98003. We look forward to meeting you!


Vets For Less Animal Clinic
Contact person: Sheila Miller
1115 South 348th Street Suite D
Federal Way, WA 98003


Phone: 253-874-8387
Email: ludeluh@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.vetsforless.com
Posted 01/15/2018.