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Licensed Veterinary Technicians

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Current Advertisements:





Are you interested in holistic/alternative options for animal care? Standard Process NW, a wholesale distributor of Standard Process® products is seeking a passionate Outside Field Rep to represent our Veterinary line of products to animal focused practitioners dedicated to the improved well-being of their patients. The position is based in Redmond, WA with extensive field travel in the primary market areas of the general Puget Sound region and I-5 corridor into the greater metropolitan area of Portland, OR. Fields travel will also occur in smaller markets in Washington, Oregon and Idaho. The Veterinary Formulas supply whole food concentrates in products formulated for canines, felines and equines. To learn more about Standard Process Veterinary Formulas™ visit www.standardprocess.com .


•             Contact existing customers and new prospects to market products while educating practitioners on product knowledge and application.

•             Identify potential new customers. Visit offices in the target areas to gauge interest in holistic approach to animal health and nutritional supplementation.

•             Provide technical product and protocol support for animal cases.

•             Deliver small group presentations.

•             Build rapport with doctors and clinic staff. Implement strategies to complete successful visits and calls to the targeted clinic to gain appointments.

•             Promote company sponsored educational seminars and webinars to gain customer and prospective customer attendance.

•             Attend and represent company at industry events/conferences.


•             Candidate will have experience in a veterinarian office or in the animal industry with veterinary professionals. Knowledge of nutrition biology is desired.

•             Bachelor’s degree or Vet Tech certified.

•             Previous field sales experience.

•             Possess strong presentation skills.

•             Highly proficient with MS Office software.

•             Own a reliable vehicle.

Standard Process NW, Inc. offers a great benefit package:

•             Employer paid medical/dental/vision/life insurance after 60 days

•             Paid holidays, personal days and vacation

•             Monthly nutritional supplement allowance after 60 days

•             401(k) with employer match after 1 year

•             Gym membership reimbursement after 60 days

Compensation dependent upon qualifications. Compensation will include base salary and commission. Expenses will be paid for mileage and authorized travel. Submit your resume, cover letter and salary history to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

As a health focused company all candidates must be abstinent from tobacco, nicotine and able to pass a drug and background screen. Standard Process NW, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted 9/16/14





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 9/13/14




University Place Veterinary Hospital located in University Place, WA is seeking new team members. We are a 2 doctor practice with an emphasis in avian medicine.  We take pride in providing quality medical care and services to our clients and their pets. University Place Veterinary Hospital is currently seeking a part- to full-time Veterinary Technician, Doctor's Assistant or Avian Licensed Veterinary Technician to work shifts alongside our avian Veterinarian.  The ideal candidate will have experience in medication administration, surgery prep, intubation, anesthesia monitoring, recovery, dental prophy's, blood draws, IV catheter placement, and restraint, avian experience is highly desired but not required.  We are looking for an experienced, dedicated individual with great communication skills and a commitment to high quality animal care.

***If you would like to become an important member of our pet healthcare team, please mail your resume and cover letter to Hayden Milligan at 6531 Sexton Drive NW Olympia, WA 98502.  Please, no phone calls or emails.

Posted 9/12/14





Come join our family! Grand Coulee Veterinary Clinic is searching for the right individual to fill our vacant LVT position. We are a well-equipped, rural, single doctor mixed animal practice that puts an emphasis on client relationships and patient care. Our community offers a slower pace of life with ample access to recreational opportunities. We are seeking a self-motivated, dedicated, enthusiastic team player who can perform all responsibilities that a LVT is trained to do. The ideal applicant would be comfortable working with small as well as large animals but the majority of our patient load is small animal. Salary is competitive DOE; we offer CE, SIMPLE plan, uniforms, and paid vacation. Full job description and application are available at www.GrandCouleeVet.com . Please e-mail cover letter, application and resume to Dr. Marlene Poe at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or mail to PO Box 138 Grand Coulee, WA 99133.

Posted 9/12/14




Technician wanted for state- of -the- art small and exotic animal hospital in beautiful Sandpoint, Idaho, just 1 and 1/2 hour east and north of Spokane, Washington. Practice digital radiography, surgery, internal medicine, general medicine and advanced dentistry with our very friendly team which includes 3 Dvm's and 2 other technicians. Check us out on the web at www.idahovet.com , email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Experience preferred, pay negotiable.

Posted 9/10/14




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 9/9/14





Seattle Veterinary Specialists – ER/ICU Veterinary Technicians

Exceptional Medicine, Compassionate Care and Peace of Mind, Beyond Expectations

The Seattle Veterinary Specialists team of veterinarians, technicians and support staff delivers compassionate, comprehensive, specialized, emergency and critical care 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Our specialty medicine teams include board-certified doctors in neurology, surgery, internal medicine oncology, radiology, and cardiology. Our emergency doctors are highly experienced and have completed a rigorous internship or are seasoned emergency doctors. The 'team approach' among client, the referring veterinarian and our medical team ensures that our patients will receive the most comprehensive and compassionate care available. At SVS, we are passionate about our work and ready to do whatever it takes to provide a better quality of life for our client's pets. Every day, we utilize the exceptional skills of our doctors and staff combined with the most advanced diagnostic tools, treatments and surgical methods to ensure extraordinary care is given to each and every pet. Our goal is to treat every pet as if they were our own and every client as if they were friends and family.

We are expanding our staff, if you are passionate about exceptional patient care we want to hear from you!

ICU Licensed Veterinary Technician -

Schedule: Rotating Day Shift -7:30am to 6:30pm, rotating 5 days-on, 2 days-off, 2 days-on and 5 days-off!!

ICU Licensed Veterinary Technician (overnights) -

Schedule: Rotating Night Shift - 7:30pm to 6:30am, rotating 5 days-on, 2 days-off, 2 days-on and 5 days-off!!

SVS Lead Emergency Department Technician- VTS (ECC) preferred

Schedule: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Thursday, 12:00pm to 10:00pm with some flexibility required.

Overnight Emergency Licensed Veterinary Technician Shift Supervisor -

Schedule: Wednesday – Saturday, 6:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.


• 100% company paid medical/vision/dental insurance

• Paid time off, paid holidays for full time positions

• Generous CE allowance

• Discount on hospital goods and services.

• Shift Differential for Overnight Positions

• 401K + more

Location: Kirkland, Washington

Pay Rate: Depends on Experience + signing bonus for overnight shifts

Contact: Laura Tautz-Hair, http://hrkinections.catchthebest.com/apply/7c0f/c873

Posted 9/5/14





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:

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

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




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