Careers

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Work from Home as a LVT!


We’re hiring remote CVTs to work from home in Washington! Are you looking for a fulfilling, hands-off position in the vet field? Check us out!

Remote staff must be able to train in our home office in Bloomington, Minnesota for a 2-3 week period and meet the IT requirements described below. Candidates outside of the Twin Cities will have hotel and travel expenses reimbursed if applicable.

About Us
SafetyCall International, the parent company of Pet Poison Helpline, specializes in industry adverse event management (poison control) related to humans and animals, pharmacovigilance and consulting services. SCI offers competitive pay, generous PTO and benefits for all full time employees, a fun work environment with many perks, growth opportunities and experience in a fascinating field. We encourage all applicants to view our company overview video at www.safetycall.com.

These positions are in a call center/office environment or remote from home if applicable. Given the nature of the positions, many pet owners and veterinary staff are calling under emergency or perceived emergency circumstances and are therefore in distress. Staff must be able to manage cases under pressure and be comfortable talking to people in various emotional states.

Position Description
Position 1# The Industry Representative position is responsible for responding to incoming cases via the telephone regarding potential adverse events from pet owners and veterinarians related to various animal health products manufactured by animal health clients of SafetyCall. Industry Representatives provide answers to general inquiries on routine product use, such as clarification and information slated on product labels or inserts, and document lack of efficacy cases, product complaints, customer service and other inquiry cases. This position may also respond to and process product refund requests. Industry Representatives take full histories and details of the events, triage the cases and provide accurate medical, health and safety information to the callers. Industry Representatives must accurately document each case in an electronic record to facilitate adverse event reporting and to ensure the well-being of the animals. Industry Representatives also handle minor human exposures to animal health products.

Position #2: The Veterinary Information Specialist position is responsible for responding to incoming cases on Pet Poison Helpline and SafetyCall’s industry side via the telephone, email, and chat applications regarding potential toxic exposures, poisonings and other adverse events from pet owners and veterinarians related to various household and consumer products, animal health products, plants, OTC products, dietary supplements, prescription drugs, and other chemical exposures. Specialists take full histories and details of the events, triage the cases and provide accurate medical, health and safety information to the callers. Specialists document each case in an electronic record and follow up as necessary to ensure the well-being of the animals and facilitate adverse event reporting on the industry side. Information Specialists also handle minor human exposures.

Schedule
Position #1: Full-time, 40 hrs/week. Shifts are 8 1/2 hour daytime shifts between 8am-5pm CST.
Position #2: Full time, 40 hrs/week. Positions do not have a set schedule. Shift times and shift days will vary and include weekends, typically 2 per month and up to 3 during our busy season, and some holidays. At this time available shifts are primarily evening shifts (shift start times ranging from 2pm-6pm CST and shift end times ranging from 10pm-2am CST). While we may be able to work with some scheduling restrictions, flexibility in availability is highly preferred as we operate 24/7. Overnights are not required. Part time, 2-3 weekends (both Saturday & Sunday)/month. Positions work 8 ½ hour shifts between 10am-12am CST.

Required Experience, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
• Active CVT/LVT/RVT certification.
• 1+years of work experience in a veterinary clinic/hospital is preferred
• Ability to work varying shift times and varying days, including weekends as specified above.
• Proficiency with keyboarding and data entry, PCs, Microsoft Office, and common computer software and hardware.
• Ability to accurately add, subtract, multiply, and divide using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals, ratios and percentages
• Excellent verbal and written communication that is clear, concise, professional and empathetic
• Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
• Strong attention to detail and the ability to multitask
• Customer service focused attitude and behavior

Remote Agent Requirements
Candidates who work remotely must have or be willing to obtain and maintain at their expense certain IT requirements including reliable high speed internet with an ISP that can supply a cable modem internet service with a minimum of 10mb download speed and a PC computer (no laptops or Apple computers) with Windows 10 and the capability to display two monitors. Candidates must also have a designated home office area that meets certain requirements and may not have any other responsibilities during the time they are working such as caring for dependents.

To Apply
Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter or introductory email to careers@safetycall.com. Introductions should include which position you are interested in (#1 or #2), salary requirements and why you are a good fit for the remote position (if applicable). Submissions without a cover letter or introductory email that includes the requested information will not be considered. Our team will review each submission and contact the candidates that most closely match the qualifications.


SafetyCall International, PLLC/Pet Poison Helpline
Contact person: Katelyn Schmidt
3600 American Blvd W. Suite 725
Bloomington, MN 55431

Licensed Technician - Feline Only Practice

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 state veterinary technician license and excellent attention to detail are required.

A sampling of responsibilities include:
Care of hospitalized patients
Assess vitals 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 the occasional Saturday or holiday
Benefits: $18/hr or DOE, uniforms, 401 K, medical and dental insurance, paid vacation, CE,
pet care discount.


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
Apply Online
Posted 04/12/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician- Mixed Practice

Tahoma Veterinary Hospital in Spanaway is currently hiring for a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Our LVT’s work 4 weekdays and rotating Saturdays/On call. Competitive pay and shift differential for on call hours. We are not open Sundays or major holidays. We are an upbeat family type atmosphere that loves caring for our multi-species patients.
We are a busy 5 doctor practice servicing almost all species. Dogs, cats, horses, pigs, goats, reptiles and pocket pets. Our ideal candidate will be someone who is team orientated and enthusiastic about our patients and works well in a busy environment. We welcome new graduates and love to teach new grads the tools of our trade! Experience with large animal a plus, but not necessary. Experience with Impromed/Infinity software and Idexx lab equipment also a plus. We utilize our LVT’s in every aspect and appreciate the skills that you can bring to our hospital.
Please send a resume and cover letter to tjohnson@tahomavet.com.


Tahoma Veterinary Hospital
Contact person: Taran Johnson
3317 224th St E
Spanaway, WA 98387


Phone: 253-847-3500
Email: tjohnson@tahomavet.com
Website: http://tahomavet.com
Posted 04/10/2018.

EASTERN WASHINGTON: FT LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN

Are you seeking a wonderful community with lots of sun??
Are you seeking a slower pace of life with less traffic??
Are you seeking a Team Oriented Environment??

Pioneer Veterinary Clinic is a full service locally owned, 4 - doctor Small Animal/Exotic practice, located in Moses Lake Washington.

We are currently seeking a full time Licensed Veterinary Technician for our fast paced and growing practice.
This position requires someone that is compassionate, self motivated and a dependable team member.

Moses Lake is located in Central Washington, the heart of the Columbia Basin. Our area offers great weather, less traffic, wonderful family oriented community, and many outdoor activities, such as hiking, boating and fishing.

Our hospital is equipped with digital radiography (including dental), ultrasound, surgical and therapeutic lasers, full
in-house laboratory, rehabilitation area, as well as offering more advanced surgical procedures from a traveling surgeon.

Our Doctors and support staff all work together to provide the most comprehensive care and service for our patients/clients.

We offer competitive compensation along with a benefit package including: medical, paid vacation/sick days, licensing, yearly CE, retirement, scrub allowance and generous personal pet care discount

Please email resume to : pvc@gcpower.net attn: Jennifer Gray (Office Manager)


Pioneer Veterinary Clinic
Contact person: Richard Maier
827 Sharon Ave E
Moses Lake, WA 98837


Phone: 509-765-6794
Email: pvc@gcpower.net
Website: http://www.pioneerveterinaryclinic.com
Posted 04/04/2018.

Part time / Relief Technician

The NOAH Center is looking for part-time / relief LVTs for our Spay/Neuter Clinic. We need LVTs that are professional and experienced in anesthesia, animal handling, and data entry in a fast paced environment. Leadership and team collaborating skills are very helpful. Starting pay $18/hr


The Noah Center
Contact person: Julie Mowbray
31300 Brandstrom Rd
Stanwood, WA 98292


Phone: 360-629-7055
Email: juliem@thenoahcenter.org
Website: https://www.thenoahcenter.org/
Posted 03/30/2018.

Enterprise, OR. Seeking full-time LVT. Benefits, competitive pay, and beautiful location!

Enterprise Animal Hospital is seeking to hire a licensed Veterinary Technician, full time position with benefits. Hospital is located in beautiful Wallowa Valley in NE Oregon. We are a busy 2 doctor mixed animal practice with an energetic and fun team. If you love the outdoors, mountains, and rivers, this is the place to be! Please email resume to jererice@hotmail.com or call Alina at 541.263.0344.


Enterprise Animal Hospital
Contact person: Alina Rice
706 Depot St
Enterprise, OR 97828


Phone: 541-263-0344
Email: jererice@hotmail.com
Website: https:www.enterprisevet.com
Posted 03/29/2018.

Are you an A-Player?

Do you have a desire to bring JOY into the lives of people who cross your path on their journey through life? Are you excited about taking on new responsibilities and consistently developing personally and professionally? Do you have a desire to serve those in our community? Have you been described as a leader or key player on your team? Are you excited to wake up every morning and change the lives of people around you? If so, keep reading….

Clifton Hollow Animal Hospital is currently looking for:

Veterinary Technicians!


We are a family-owned animal hospital and are looking forward to years of continued growth and service in our community. The candidate selected will be integrated into our team and will develop the necessary skills to handle multiple tasks and responsibilities as required to serve our growing community.

Skills/Requirements:

- Ability to cultivate client relationships through positive personal interactions.
- Basic understanding of veterinary medicine and an ability to relate to the varying emotions of pet owners during different stages of an animal’s life.
- Constantly maintain a positive attitude of joy, gratitude, and self discipline as well as grow veterinary knowledge through reading, continuing education, and networking.
- Exceptional communication skills with clients, team members and Doctors.
- Ability to independently complete all administrative tasks as well as help team members and Doctors when needed.
- Previous experience is a must. Please do not apply if you can not prove through documentation that you are an A-Player.

If you are ready to start a career with a group of people that is excited about learning and growing, we can not wait to meet you!

SUPERSTARS ONLY!


Clifton Hollow Animal Hospital
Contact person: Sherri Kinder
1016 NE Forest Rock Lane #120
Poulsbo, WA 98370


Phone: 360-930-6120
Email: info@cliftonhollowanimalhospital.com
Website: http://www.cliftonhollowanimalhospital.com
Posted 03/22/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Busy 5-doctor small animal practice located in Walla Walla, Washington is seeking an energetic Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT/RVT/CVT). We have a loyal clientele and a friendly team of employees dedicated to a high standard of care and compassion. Candidates must be detail-oriented, thorough, work well with others, and have the ability to maintain professionalism in high-stress situations. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): setting up office calls plus standard LVT tasks such as: dental cleanings, sedation and anesthesia, intubation/extubation, catheter placement, blood draws, fecals/urinalysis, administering vaccines and medications, radiology, handling controlled drugs along with appropriate logs, TPRs, and a knowledge of commonly used medications. Our techs work closely with doctors and clients to discharge patients and discuss medications and treatment plans. Applicants can expect to work rotating Saturday, Sunday, and weeknight on-call rotations. If you feel you would be a good fit for our practice, please email your resume, cover letter and references to us.


Animal Clinic East
Contact person: Sandy Kimball
1640 East Isaacs Avenue
Walla Walla, WA 99362


Phone: 509-522-0763
Email: animalcliniceast@gmail.com
Website: https://animalcliniceast.com
Posted 03/22/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician Wanted

Clinic Name:Tieton Drive Animal Clinic
Address:3901 Tieton Drive, Yakima, WA 98902
Phone/ fax #509-966-4000, fax 509-966-4002
Contact Person: Natalie Newman
Position: Licensed Veterinary Techinician
About TDAC: We are in Central Washington convenient to lot of outdoor summer and winter activities. We are a 5 doctor small animal practice that has served Yakima, WA since 1960. We pride ourselves to provide high quality care for our patients. Our technicians use their training to the max. New graduates are encouraged to apply.
Qualifications: Graduate of an Accredited Veterinary Technician Program. Must have a Washington state veterinary technician license or in the process of obtaining a license within 60 days of employment. No experience required.
Work Schedule- week days including Saturdays. Weekend treatments are on a rotation basis.
Wages DOE. Some of the benefits provided include paid vacation, sick, holiday.
Please send resume to clinic mailing address, email or drop off at clinic, attention Natalie.
Email:tietondriveanimalclinic@hotmail.com
Website:www.tietondriveanimalclinic.com


Tieton Drive Animal Clinic
Contact person: Natalie Newman
3901 Tieton Drive
Yakima, WA 98902


Phone: 509-966-4000
Email: tietondriveanimalclinic@hotmail.com
Posted 03/22/2018.

Veterinary Specialist/Technician 1/2/3-Multiple Positions

The Washington State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital is seeking to fill full-time positions within:
1. Small Animal Critical Care Service (1 supervisor and multiple ICU techs)
2. Veterinary Technician Float tech (1)
3. Oncology technician (1)
4. Large Animal Labs Tech (1)

Each of these positions will perform skilled veterinary technical duties for their respective units and throughout the Veterinary Teaching Hospital and will assist with teaching veterinary students technical skills.

We are currently looking for an ICU Technician Supervisor (preferably VTS ECC) as well as ICU floor techs. These positions will allow for opportunities to be involved with cutting edge research and learning the newest and greatest medicine available. The growing Critical Care service has access to in-house lab, digital radiology, C-arm fluoroscopy, CT and MRI. There are endoscopes, ultrasound machines, critical care ventilators and an in-house blood bank. Critical Care technicians are considered a vital part of the medical team. If you like the adrenalin side of emergency medicine we have what you are looking for. This service sees over 2,400 primary care and outside referral cases a year in addition to the in-house critical care cases. We are looking for energetic, positive thinking, team oriented individuals with critical thinking and advanced technical skills.

The Float Technician will receive the unique opportunity of being trained in a large variety of departments of the veterinary hospital. So if variety is your spice of life, this position is for you. This position is primarily small animal related. Training will extend to chemotherapy administration, anesthesia, critical care procedures, surgery room protocols, and working with radiation therapy patients and rehabilitation therapies….just to name a few!

As part of the oncology team, you will work closely with our clients and their pets and assist the veterinarians in performing radiation and chemotherapy treatments as well as follow up care. As an added plus you will be trained to help run the Linear Accelerator for the radiation treatments, a unique opportunity for any veterinary technician. To be successful in this position you need to have a strong work ethic and good communication skills, and be an effective patient advocate. Organizational skills and solid all around technical skills are important, especially atraumatic intubation and intravenous catheter placement. Come help us provide compassion and individualized care to our oncology patients and their family.

The Large Animal Labs technician provides veterinary technical support and organizes all large animal instructional laboratories within the Veterinary Clinical Sciences teaching program. Technician duties includes assisting students during lab and surgeries and provide pre- and post-op care as needed. This position will perform additional technician duties for the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at times of reduced course laboratory instruction needs.

Positions offer excellent benefits through Washington State University, including medical insurance, annual and sick leave, plus 11 paid holidays per year. Located in beautiful eastern Washington, the area known as “the Palouse” offers a wealth of year round cultural and outdoor activities.

Minimum requirements for positions include eligibility to obtain a Washington State Veterinary Technician License AND one-year full-time experience with the care and treatment of animals in a veterinary practice. Must meet the required criteria (WAC 246-935-060) to be eligible to sit for the Washington State veterinary technician exam and must pass the exam within 6 months of hire and obtain state license. Must pass WSU radiation safety training exam first time it is available. Successful completion of a criminal background check will be required of the successful candidate. For full description of position requirements and preferred qualifications and to apply, visit www.wsujobs.com. Use key words “Veterinary Specialist”. Positions open until filled.

WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer.

More information about the Veterinary Teaching Hospital and the WSU College of Veterinary Medicine can be found at http://www.vetmed.wsu.edu/.


Washington State University
Contact person: Kathy Dahmen
PO Box 646610
Pullman, WA 99164


Phone: 509-335-4156
Email: dahmen@vetmed.wsu.edu
Apply Online
Posted 03/04/2018.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Our Bellevue, Washington small-animal hospital is looking for a licensed technician to meet our growing needs. Our locations is focused on employee engagement, a collaborative work environment, career growth, high quality medical care and ensuring an exceptional client experience. Our medical director has a special interest and advanced training in dentistry and ultrasound.

We like to ensure that our employees have the tools they need to perform at their best and with all the exciting advancements in veterinary medicine; we strive to stay ahead of the curve for pet care. We are committed to being involved in our local communities as well to help promote the human animal bond.

Candidates should be interested in supporting growth and show a commitment to leadership and mentoring. Salary is competitive and DOE, excellent benefits included, signing bonus available for qualified candidates as well as assistance with moving expenses.


VCA Bellevue Veterinary Hospital
Contact person: Ellen Gibbs
13655 NE 8th St
Bellevue, WA 98005


Phone: 425-747-1770
Email: ellen.gibbs@vca.com
Website: https://vcahospitals.com/bellevue
Posted 02/26/2018.

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/
Apply Online
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.