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Licensed Veterinary Technicians

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"Hawks" is currently seeking a full-time licensed veterinary technician to work weekdays, 5 days a week, to include the occasional Saturday and holiday on a rotating basis. Salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience. Benefits include medical, retirement plan, paid leave, license fees, continuing education budget, and discounted medical care for your pets after the 90 day probationary period. Applicants must have a valid WA VeterinaryTechnician state-issued license.

We are looking for the right person to add to our veterinary family—compassion, a team player attitude, attention to detail, multi-tasking skills and a desire to continue to learn and challenge yourself are a must.

The technician position were seeking to fill is a 'global' one, in which the LVT would not only be a surgical technician, but would also perform dental and treatment technician roles. We fully believe that our team should be well-rounded, flexible and have the broadest skill set possible.

The ideal candidate must have experience in medication administration, surgery prep, intubation, anesthesia monitoring, recovery, dental prophys, blood draws, IV catheter placement, and restraint.

If this sounds like the ideal career choice for you, please email, fax or snail mail your resume, cover letter and a list of at least 3 references to Tristin at Hawks Prairie Veterinary Hospital, 8919 Martin Way E, Lacey WA 98512

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    Fax (360)459-9284.

Posted 4/14/14

 

 

 

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 4/13/14

 

 

 

Looking to add an energetic, fun loving licensed technician. We are a
busy 2 doctor small animal clinic in semi-rural Lewis County with easy
access from I-5. We expect our technicians to perform all
responsibilities a licensed technician is trained to do. A technician
that can compartmentalize, has a sense of humor and is just a little
twisted will be a good fit for our working environment. We offer
competitive pay, paid time off & medical insurance. Please fax or email
resume' and cover letter for consideration. Fax: 360-330-5590 email:
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 Posted 4/12/14

 

 

  

Licensed Veterinary Technicians Wanted

 Yakima Pet Emergency Service

 510 W. Chestnut Ave

 Yakima WA 98902

 509-452-4138

 24 hr weekend and all weeknight Veterinary Emergency Practice seeking a skilled Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our exceptional team full time. 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. We offer competitive wages DOE and benefits for full time employees.

 If interested please email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Posted 4/12/14

 

 

 

Experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician wanted for our small animal, avian and exotics clinic practicing general medicine, surgery, and behaviour management. Full time hours, CE allowance and benefits package offered. If you are energetic, client oriented and excited about working in our progressive Canadian practice in Saanichton, BC and living on beautiful Vancouver Island, please submit your resume and cover letter to Breadner Veterinary Services. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or Fax: (250) 652-9707. Check us out at www.breadnervet.com

Posted 4/12/14 (expires 6/13/2014)

 

 

 

Tieton Drive Animal Clinic in Yakima, WA is looking for a licensed Veterinary Technician to add to their technician staff.
We are a 4 doctor practice that takes pride in providing the highest level of medical care for their patients. You will be able to use and develop your skills in dental, radiology, laboratory, surgical and patient care nursing to name a few. Some of the benefits provided include paid vacation, sick, holiday, and medical. To learn more about Tieton Drive Animal Clinic please visit our website at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Please send resumes to:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. attention Natalie or
Tieton Drive Animal Clinic
3901 Tieton Drive
Yakima, WA 98902

Posted 4/11/14

 

 

 

Full time LVT for busy small animal practice in Mount Vernon

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 4/4/14

 

 

 

Full time position available for a licensed veterinary technician at Dugan Equine Veterinary Hospital in Roy Wa
We are seeking a motivated, well organized individual with previous experience with horses. The applicant will need to have adequate computer skills for data entry, excellent client communication skills and the ability to work well independently. On the job training and mentoring is available for the use of specialized equipment. Our wonderful office and clients offer an exceptional work environment. The hospital is located on 23 pastoral acres.We offer digital radiology, ultrasounds and endoscopy- Although primarily equine, 20% of our patients are small animal.

Spring time is busy with reproduction work, we collect stallions and ship semen. Technicians with an interest in equine reproduction can expand their knowledge base in this area. We will test your knowledge and expand upon it, giving you an opportunity to grow.

Providing a safe work environment is important, horses are large and for this reason previous equine experience of some kind is needed for this application.

Salary depends on experience. 2 weeks vacation after 1 year, and health care benefits after 90 days-

POSITION AVAILABLE NOW

Please send your resume by fax to 253-843-9223

Attention : Marlisa Williams Dugan

Posted 4/2/14

 

 

 

LVT - Kirkland

Our 3 Dr. well established small animal veterinary hospital is seeking a dedicated LVT to grow with as we move into our new building. Must be able to work in a face pace environment, work well with an established team and multi-task efficiently. The ideal candidate has excellent customer service skills as well as the medical strengths needed to fulfill the role of a LVT. If you are interested in working with an awesome team along with the opportunity to work in a new hospital please contact Judi Clark @ Juanita Bay Veterinary Hospital.

Please fax your resume to 425-823-1712 attn: Judi.

Posted 4/2/14

 

 

VCA Veterinary Specialty Center is currently looking for an experienced, Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our ER/ICU department.

We are a multi-specialty hospital that includes 24-hour emergency/critical care, neurology, surgery, internal medicine, dermatology and radiology. We pride ourselves on providing cutting-edge, progressive and compassionate medical care and client service. Our ER/ICU is fast-paced, with our highly skilled technicians providing 24 hour care for all of our hospitalized patients, as well as emergent cases coming in through our ER service. This is a chance to fully utilize all of your knowledge and technical skills, as well as gain the valuable experience found in a multi-specialty hospital.

 Qualifications to apply for the ER/ICU Technician position:

 You must have a current WA state license for the technician position, or immediately license eligible, as well as having 2 years of work experience in a clinical setting, preferably in an emergency/critical care setting. The right candidate will possess strong technical skills including: anesthesia, venipuncture, IVC placement, radiology and critical care nursing, as well as excellent communication skills and an ongoing desire to learn and excel in a specialty hospital environment. Must possess a positive "can do" attitude. This is a Swing Shift position, 4-10's Wed-Saturday 3:00pm-1:30am. We offer competitive wages (with an overnight shift differential), as well as a full benefits package, including medical/vision/dental/life insurance, 401K, pet care benefits, license renewal and continuing education compensation.

This position is perfect for those candidates who currently are or looking to become boarded in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine.

Interested applicants please send your resume and cover letter stating why you would be a great addition to our ER/ICU team to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Posted 3/30/14

 

 

 

VCA Veterinary Specialty Center has an opening for a Licensed Veterinary Technician in our Surgery Department.

We are a multi-specialty hospital that includes 24-hour emergency/critical care, neurology, surgery, cardiology, internal medicine, oncology and radiology. We pride ourselves on providing cutting-edge, progressive and compassionate medical care and client service. We are adding another surgeon starting in July and we need to add another experienced, licensed technician to our team. The Surgery department is fast paced, with technician responsibilities that include: extensive client communication with checking in and discharging patients, venipuncture, IVC placement, radiology and critical anesthesia.

 To apply you must have a current WA State Veterinary Technician license, or immediately eligible to obtain a WA State license, with at least 2 yrs of recent veterinary experience as a licensed technician. The right candidate will possess confidence in critical anesthesia, excellent communication and client service skills, as well as a good attitude, and a desire to work in a cooperative, team environment. The position we are hiring for is currently a Wednesday – Saturday shift

 If this sounds like an exciting opportunity for you, please send a cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Posted 3/30/14

 

 

 

 

Licensed Veterinary Technician needed for busy small animal practice

Our family-owned, AAHA-accredited small animal veterinary clinic is seeking a part-time or full-time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our excellent team. Our growing practice is located in beautiful Poulsbo, WA and we are open during normal business hours, Monday through Friday. We strive to provide quality, state-of-the-art veterinary care for our patients (and their owners) in a compassionate and personalized setting. Our practice offers preventive care plans, internal medicine work-ups and treatment, digital radiography, hospitalization services (daytime only), advanced dentistry, chronic disease management, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, urgent care, and more.

We offer competitive wages and benefits packages - pay is commensurate with experience. Please fax or email a cover letter and resume for consideration. We would love to hear from you! Thank you!

Contact Info:

Poulsbo Animal Clinic

19494 7th Ave NE Ste 100

Poulsbo, WA 98370

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360-779-4640

360-779-2675 fax

Posted 3/21/14

 

 

 

Surgical Veterinary Technician Wanted

 Kitsap Veterinary Hospital is a longstanding, AAHA accredited hospital that provides high-quality comprehensive services with excellence, enthusiasm and compassion. We are seeking to fill a full-time position for an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician. This position is responsible for overseeing all patient anesthetic procedures, associated client communication, detailed record keeping, patient treatments and occasionally sharing the duties of the Lab Technician (outpatient care).

The Surgical Technician must be skilled in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry and patient treatments. These skills need to be supported by the ability to keep accurate and detailed records with strong computer and typing skills (this is a paper-lite practice). Successful candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication, be organized, proactive in anticipating the needs of the veterinarian and team focused in all aspects of your work.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position.

Contact:

Shana L. Barnet BS, LVT

Hospital Manager

Kitsap Veterinary Hospital

(360) 876-2021

Fax: 360-876-1482

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Part or Full Time

Benefits – Medical, Dental, Paid CE, Uniform Allowance, Paid Vacation and Sick Leave

Hours – We generally schedule four 10 hour days M-Sa

Participation in weekend rounds is required

License required

Posted 3/20/14

 

 

 

Recruiting Licensed Veterinary Technician.

If you are a WA Licensed Veterinary Technician that is now ready in their career to take on a leader role for our
hospital, you will want to talk to us. Renton Veterinary Hospital has been serving the Renton area since 1941. We are the
local Animal Hospital catering to the needs of small animals and exotics, from medical care, to grooming and boarding.
We pride ourselves in the care we deliver to our clients and patients. As a Licensed Veterinary Technician in our hospital
you are the integral team member to the quality patient care we deliver. If you are someone who can multi-task, remain
calm, take charge in a busy environment and clearly communicate with our staff and clients, and are ready to lead a
Team then we want to talk to you. Requirements for the right Leader are:
Minimum of 1 year of experience in a small animal veterinary practice
Ability to take radiographs, induce anesthesia, and dental prophylaxis
Ability to augment client services via discharge appointments or other Tech appointments
Maintain medical inventory and ordering hospital supplies
Maintain medical standards by supervising staff assistants for all medically related tasks
Work as part of the management team for the Hospital
Able to stand for long periods, lift at least 50 pounds and work 8 hour shifts
Able to work some Saturdays
This position is Full-Time with scheduling between 36 – 40 hours per week and shared with our sister hospital Sawyer
Lake Veterinary in Kent with at least 1 day per week there. Licensed Team Members are eligible for health benefits from
hire date including Medical (Paid by Hospital for Team Member), Dental and PTO after 6 months, matching retirement
fund, Holiday pay (even your Birthday off!), license renewals, Continuing education allowance and discounted veterinary
care for your animal(s).
If you are interested please forward your resume along with a personalized cover letter, detailing your requesting rate of
pay, hours and days available to work, and available start date to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – SUBJECT: LVT Position.

Renton Veterinary Hospital
128 Rainier Ave S
Renton WA 98057
425-255-8676
425-255-7880 (Fax)

Posted 3/19/14

 

 

 

  

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