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Licensed Veterinary Technicians

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Current Advertisements:


Three doctor, established , Small Animal Practice located in the Skagit Valley, Burlington WA is seeking a licensed Veterinary Technician to complement their veterinary team. Applicant must be licensed in the state of Washington, be motivated, organized, with the ability to work well with a large support staff. Customer service skills, client education and attention to detail are a must. New graduates are encouraged to apply, will train the right person. Hours would be up to 32 hours per week, sometimes more depending on the schedule. Will have to work some Saturdays. Benefits: vacation, staff bonus program, staff pet discounts, ce allowance, uniform allowance. E-mail resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or fax to 360-757-2543, or contact Sue Carpenter, Office manager at 360-757-7202.

Posted 9/2/14





Heart of Seattle small animal, diverse, family work environment, privately owned hospital, for part or full-time licensed technician.

100% medical insurance if full time, CE and competitive salary. Must be able to work Sat or Sundays. www.rainiervet.com 

inquire: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Debra Nicholson, DVM

Posted 9/2/14






Licensed Veterinary Technician needed for busy small animal practice in Aberdeen WA
Companion Animal Hospital is a busy 1+ doctor practice. We are seeking a full-time or part-time Licensed Veterinary Technician to replace one of our Technicians who is moving out of the area. As a small practice you will get to utilize all your skills in dentistry, radiology, surgical assisting, anesthetic induction and monitoring, patient treatments, medication administration and LOTS of client education and communication. Good record keeping, organizational and computer skills plus great exam room skills needed. You will be able to use all the skills you are licensed to do. No weekends and usually 4 days is your work week. We offer competitive pay based on experience, paid time off, medical insurance, CE and more.
Please mail, fax or email a cover letter and resume with references to be considered for this position to:
Companion Animal of Grays Harbor
Attn: Terry Stevenson
316 N. Broadway
Aberdeen, WA 98520
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360-533-0435 Fax

Posted 8/30/14





PAWS veterinary clinic (Lynnwood WA) is seeking a full-time licensed veterinary technician for our spay/neuter clinic and animal shelter. Enjoy a 4-10's weekdays schedule; full benefits and excellent vacation package. Variety of surgeries, diagnostic, animal care and treatment with limited client contact. Join our team and your talent and passion for animals will thrive. Letters of interest and resumes received by 9-12-14 will receive priority. Visit www.paws.org  for job description and how to apply.

Posted 8/25/14




Banfield Pet Hospital is now hiring for Licensed Veterinary Technicians in: Lacey, Federal Way, and Everett, WA

As an LVT, for Banfield, you will act as the extra eyes, ears and hands for the veterinarian to ensure the best quality pet care and to maximize the veterinarian's productivity.

Lead communications with veterinarians and veterinary medical team to maintain the flow of patients.

Educate clients about Optimum Wellness Plans, preventive care, pet health needs, any diagnosis or treatment, hospital services and other issues.

Obtain relevant information and history from clients and maintain proper and complete medical charts.

Ensure the safety of pets, clients and associates by utilizing safe restraining techniques, following standard protocols, and maintaining clean, sterile and organized treatment areas, exam rooms and labs.

Surgery assistance

Utilize technical skills to the fullest, within state practice acts regarding duties of credentialed veterinary technicians.

Client needs and work volume may often require more than 40 hours per week to complete essential duties of this job. This position requires special hours including working weekends and evenings.

Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb as well as manipulate (lift, carry, move) up to 50 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Associate is routinely exposed to a variety of pets that may bite or scratch, and on occasion, exposed to anesthesia, radiation, biological hazards and medication/controlled substances.

Veterinary technician certification or licensure required (LVT).

Must be at least 18 years old to perform duties involving x-rays.

One year related experience required with customer service preferred.

Banfield offers excellent compensation, medical, dental and 401K plans, as well as paid Optimum Wellness Plans for up to 3 of your pets.

Please email your interest and inquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   for instructions on how to apply.


Company Policy, Federal and State Laws Forbid Discrimination Because of Age, Color, Race, Religion, Sex, Disability, Sexual Orientation or National Origin.

Posted 8/22/14





Looking for a Licensed Vet. Tech. with experience for a Surgical Practice in Spokane. 

If interested please send resume to:

Veterinary Surgical Specialists,

21 E. Mission Ave,

Spokane, WA 99202

or email resume to:

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If questions (509) 324-0055 

Posted 8/22/14




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 require

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


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.

Posted 8/21/14





Small animal practice in Bellingham, Wa. looking for knowledgeable, experienced, Licensed Veterinary Technician who wants to join our team. We provide the best possible care to our patients and clients.

Qualifications: Wash. State Tech. License, good communication skills, duties to be applied are: Assisting doctors with patients, IV catheter placement, monitoring anesthesia, dentals, blood draws, radiology, and assisting in surgeries. Up to 32-37 hrs. weekly with working some Saturdays. Benefits: Medical, license fees, CE credit, discount medical care for your pets, vacation.

Village Veterinary Hospital, 236 36th Street, Bellingham, Washington, 98225

phone 360-647-1980, fax 360-647-1869, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Posted 8/20/14




Hiring bonus for all licensed technicians.  Are you a licensed Veterinary Technician looking to use your skills to the fullest? Value Pet Clinic is looking for positive, team minded Veterinary Technicians to add to our growing teams. Candidate should have strong customer service skills and the ability to multitask in a busy environment. Schedule is flexible and Saturdays are required as well as Sundays in our Renton location. We have locations in Puyallup, Tacoma, Kent, Renton, Bellevue, and Shoreline. Only applicants with a current WA state Veterinary Technician License will be considered. Please apply online at: http://valuepetclinic.com/vpc/jobs/apply.php

No phones calls accepted regarding this position.

Posted 8/13/14




Licensed Veterinary Technicians Wanted

Yakima Pet Emergency Service

510 W. Chestnut Ave

Yakima WA 98902


24 hr weekend/Holiday and weeknight Veterinary Emergency Practice seeking TWO skilled Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our exceptional team. We offer a full in-house laboratory, blood gas & coag analysis, ultrasound, radiology, endoscope, ECG, blood pressure, and critical care/surgical capabilities.

Our dedicated doctors and staff strive to provide extraordinary medical care and excellent customer service. We are passionate about what we do! Applicants must be motivated with strong interpersonal communication skills, a good work ethic, and ability to multitask.


Competitive Pay

Medical Insurance

Dental Insurance

Investment Program

Yearly CE Allowance

Uniform Allowance

Generous Employee Pet Discounts

HIRING BONUS for the perfect candidate!

New Grads Welcome!

If you have any questions or are interested please email resumes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Posted 8/11/14




Chehalis - Centralia Veterinary Hospital, located in beautiful Lewis County Washington, is looking for a motivated and enthusiastic full time licensed veterinary technician. We are a progressive cat and dog only practice that provides high quality veterinary care to a close knit community. We want a team player that would be willing to take on a leadership position, ready to learn new skills, be able to prioritize their work load and be open to change as new practice owners take over. We are open 7 days a week and the successful candidate's schedule will include one to two working weekends a month. Our clinic is equipped with an in house Idexx lab, CornerStone and digital X-ray equipment. New graduates are welcome to apply. Please send resume, including references, to CCVH at 1214 NW State Ave Chehalis, WA 98532, Attn: Practice Manager or fax to 360 - 748 - 6623.

Posted 8/9/14






Seeking full time LVT for a busy, 2 doctor small animal practice in Mount Vernon. Our ideal candidate has a strong interest and training in anesthesia, dentistry, radiography and surgery, but competent nursing skills as well including venipuncture and IV catheter placement. We are seeking an individual who can work independently but for the good of the team, prioritize treatments and projects, communicate well with staff and clients, has a strong attention to detail and can function well in a busy environment. Candidate must be licensed in WA or immediately eligible for licensing. 

Our clinic is equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound and laboratory equipment. We are a high volume clinic offering exceptional care and unique services to our clients, including advanced medical and surgical options typically only found at a referral hospital.

Benefits include vacation, CE and uniform allowance. Salary DOE.

Please send application materials to:

Holly Fogarty

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360-848-0183 (fax)

Posted 8/8/14





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