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Banfield Pet Hospital

posted October 8, 2019

Veterinary Technician

Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care. As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your veterinary knowledge, communication skills, and love for pets, this role will afford you the opportunity to define a clear career path for continued growth and learning.

Responsibilities:

Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients. With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow. Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state's Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians. Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on Optimum Wellness Plan(r) options, medications, and additional treatments.
Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfield's database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research. Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts. Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs. Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.

Requirements:

Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT)

Please apply at:

https://jobs.banfield.com/


Banfield Pet Hospital

posted October 8, 2019

Veterinary Assistant Careers

For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant. While working closely with other pet health care professionals at Banfield, you'll have the chance to advocate for pets and educate clients on all aspects of pet health. In addition, if your goal is to advance in your career, you'll have access to a variety of learning and development opportunities along the way.

Job Description Summary:

he Veterinary Assistant is a key member of the hospital team who supports and assists the veterinarians and veterinary technicians, ensuring the safety of pets, clients and other associates, and the continuity of quality veterinary care.

Preferred Education/Licenses:

Certificate of completion from a NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant program or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Preferred Experience

Must be able to perform all required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice.

Please apply at:

https://jobs.banfield.com/


New Hope Animal Hospital

posted September 26, 2019

New Hope Animal Hospital is a full service 6 doctor hybrid animal hospital in the quickly expanding Cedar Park suburb of Austin. We are open 7 days/week with extended hours 6:30a-8p Monday-Friday and 8a-5p weekends. We see a healthy mix of general practice, specialty surgeries, emergencies, and rescue medicine. We also offer a variety of specialty services from endoscopy and orthopedic procedures with a board certified surgeon to a cardiologist who comes quarterly. Our team is committed to providing an individualistic approach to each patient. We are currently seeking an individual to work full time as a licensed veterinary technician. Applicants interested in joining the team should share our core values of communication, customer service, compassion and courtesy. We are looking for people who can multitask, have a positive attitude, and bring a friendly and welcoming demeanor. You will utilize all of your technical skills to the fullest. You will never be bored and always have learning opportunities as well as a chance to show off your skills. We foster an environment of learning and work closely with a variety of levels of learning. We rely heavily on our technicians and are excited to have the opportunity to expand our staff.

Position paid hourly and rate is competitive based on experience.

  • Medical Insurance
  • Disability
  • Scrub allowance
  • Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Vacation Pay
  • Generous personal vet services discount
  • PTO

Resume required with references, only serious applicants please.
Hours of Operation are M-F 6:30am - 8pm, Saturday/Sunday 8am — 5pm

New Hope Animal Hospital
512.690.4124 (hospital line)
512.337.4556 (direct line)

Timber Creek Small Animal Hospital

posted September 19, 2019

Veterinary Technician job opportunity.

Location: Canyon, Texas (just outside of Amarillo)
Typoe of practice: Small animal
Contact: Dusty Demere, D.V.M.
Phone: 806-488-2616
Salary: Competitive


Creekside Pet Care Center

posted July 23, 2019


Loop 363 Animal Hospital

posted June 19, 2019

Experienced veterinary technician needed. Must be professional, reliable, proficient with venipuncture and restraining dogs and cats, good at communicating with team, a team player, exhibit a positive attitude, able to communicate well with clients, and be capable of reacting well to constructive criticism. Part or Full time available. Apply in person and bring a resume to Loop 363 Animal Hospital, 106 SW H.K. Dodgen Loop, Temple.


North Texas Veterinary Hospital

posted May 20, 2019

Hiring PART TIME/FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL VETERINARY TECHNICIAN OR ASSISTANT - Weatherford, TX

North Texas Veterinary Hospital is a mixed animal practice located 10 minutes north of Weatherford (30 minutes west of Fort Worth). NTVH is a 4 doctor, soon to be 5 doctor, progressive practice serving Parker and its surrounding counties. Our practice consists of approximately 60% Equine / 30% Small Animal / 10% Food Animal. As we are trying to expand our team, we are looking for an individual that is self-motivated, friendly, hard working and flexible. Previous experience in a clinical setting is required for a minimum of 3 years. You will not be included in the after hour on call schedule, and you will be working approximately 32-34 hours per week. If full time it will be about 40-42 hours a week. Compensation is commensurate with experience and excellent benefit package is offered for full time employees. If interested, please send CV or resume' to ntvhon920@gmail.com or contact Katelyn at 817-458-3355.


Corsicana Veterinary Clinic

posted April 26, 2019

Experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician

Corsicana Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full time LVT with a minimum of 1 year experience in a veterinary clinic (not including technician or veterinary school). The ideal candidate will have experience with most or all of the following:

  • Placing IV catheters
  • Collecting samples to include fecal, urine and blood draws
  • Ear and skin cytology
  • Assisting in surgical procedures
  • Dental cleanings
  • TPR
  • Calculating medications/dosage
  • Safe pet restraining
  • Vaccination protocols
  • Understanding and using proper medical terminology
  • Intubating patients
  • Monitoring anesthesia

We are looking for a detail-oriented team player with initiative, enthusiasm, efficiency and passion for animals to join an established veterinary clinic that cares for companion animals, providing preventative care, illness care, dental care, and surgeries. Team members are cross-trained and expected to assist in all areas of the clinic. Customer experience in a veterinary setting is required, and all applicants must be comfortable discussing patient care with clients in person and over the phone. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm. Apply today, or come by the clinic Monday-Friday. Please make sure you have a resume and at least 3 current references. Contact the Practice Manager, Hilda Azpeitia, at hilda@cvetclinic.com for more information.

Job Type: Full-time

Location: 1701 West 2nd Ave., Corsicana, Tx 75110


Corsicana Veterinary Clinic

posted April 26, 2019

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Corsicana Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full time and/or part time licensed veterinary technician to join our team. The ideal candidate will be able to do the following:

  • Properly restrain animals
  • Animal husbandry
  • Administer medications
  • Draw blood
  • Perform diagnostic testing
  • Prepare for surgeries
  • Anesthesia monitoring
  • Client education
  • Detail oriented

We are looking for a detail-oriented team player with initiative, enthusiasm, efficiency and passion for animals to join an established veterinary clinic that cares for companion animals, providing preventative care, illness care, dental care, and surgeries. Team members are cross-trained and expected to assist in all areas of the clinic. Customer experience in a veterinary setting is required, and all applicants must be comfortable discussing patient care with clients in person and over the phone. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm. Apply today, or come by the clinic Monday-Friday. Please make sure you have a resume and at least 3 current references. Contact the Practice Manager, Hilda Azpeitia, at hilda@cvetclinic.com for more information.

Job Type: Full-time

Location: 1701 West 2nd Ave., Corsicana, Tx 75110


baltogo

posted April 23, 2019

Veterinary Assistant

Supervised by: COO & CMO

Baltogo Pet Concierge prides ourselves in being able to offer a fun and welcoming work environment for our staff along with maintaining excellent client/patient relationships. Now is a Great time to join our team and we are currently seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our expanding work family!

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Licensed Veterinarian and Chief Operating Officer, the Veterinary Assistant will provide direct animal care to our clients by comforting and feeding animals in our care, administering medications, and conducting or assisting in examinations and diagnostic procedures. The Veterinary Assistant will primarily be taking incoming calls to provide clients with personalized animal medical care advice, personalized management of drug administration and refills, appointment scheduling, and educating our clients in animal care practices.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Veterinary Technician Job Duties:

  • Provides client-focused care and services utilizing excellent time management, organization, and word processing skills with a close attention to detail.
  • Provides answers to clients’ medical care questions.
  • Educates and communicates with clients respectfully.
  • Determines animal requirements by conducting a phone interview; in-clinic and in-home examinations and interviews; reviewing care plans and records; completing laboratory tests and studies, and diagnostic imaging.
  • Maintains animal records by documenting phone calls, animal conditions, reactions, and changes; updating database.
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional journals.
  • Enhances service reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

ADDITIONAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

Organizational and Regulatory

  • Supports, and performs according to, approved policies and procedures.
  • Communicates effectively and professionally with clients and their pets.
  • Interactions are respectful and courteous.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Professional Competencies and Participation

  • Adheres to dress code, appearance is neat and clean.
  • always Maintains patient confidentiality.
  • Reports to work on time and as scheduled, completes work within designated time.
  • Seeks new learning experiences by accepting challenging opportunities and responsibilities.
  • Assists with orientation and training of new personnel.
  • Basic computer knowledge.

Additional Information:

  • This is a Full-Time position---benefits and schedule to be discussed upon hire.
  • Salary of a Veterinary Assistant will be determined based on work experience and education---to be discussed during interview.
  • Please submit a resume if you are seeking a fulfilling long-term career in Veterinary Medicine at a family-oriented work environment!

For more information, please contact:

Mary Ann Kilpatrick
Email: mkilpatrick@baltogo.com

baltogo

posted April 23, 2019

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Supervised by: COO & CMO

Baltogo Pet Concierge prides ourselves in being able to offer a fun and welcoming work environment for our staff along with maintaining excellent client/patient relationships. Now is a Great time to join our team and we are currently seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our expanding work family!

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Licensed Veterinarian and Chief Operating Officer, the Licensed Veterinary Technician will provide direct animal care to our clients by comforting and feeding animals in our care, administering medications, and conducting or assisting in examinations and diagnostic procedures both in the clinic and in the field. The Veterinary Technician will also provide indirect animal care by personalized management of drug administration and refills, scheduling of appointments for the clinic, and educating our clients in animal care practices.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Veterinary Technician Job Duties:

  • Provides client-focused care and services utilizing excellent time management, organization, and word processing skills with a close attention to detail.
  • Educates and communicates with clients respectfully.
  • Determines animal requirements by conducting in-clinic and in-home examinations and interviews; reviewing care plans and records; completing laboratory tests and studies, and diagnostic imaging.
  • Supports animal examinations by assembling required supplies and instruments; securing and bringing animals to examination room; restraining animals; aiding as directed; explaining animal's status to client.
  • Provides routine and critical animal care, including taking vital signs; performing venipuncture; collecting samples; administering medications and vaccines; bandaging and wrapping wounds; performing hydrotherapy, physical and inhalation therapies; assisting with digital radiology/ultrasound; performing dental procedures, sx prep & IV Cath placement; and monitoring anesthesia for surgery.
  • Cares for animals by feeding and watering animals; cleaning animals' rooms, cages, and equipment; observing for clinical signs of disease.
  • Maintains safe, secure, healthy and humane environment by sterilizing and wrapping instruments; sanitizing and disinfecting holding and operating areas; storing sterile supplies; verifying shelf life; following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
  • Maintains animal records by documenting animal conditions, reactions, and changes; updating database.
  • Maintains equipment by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining equipment supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional journals.
  • Enhances service reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

ADDITIONAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

Organizational and Regulatory

  • Supports, and performs according to, approved policies and procedures.
  • Communicates effectively and professionally with clients and their pets.
  • Interactions are respectful and courteous.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Professional Competencies and Participation

  • Adheres to dress code, appearance is neat and clean.
  • always Maintains patient confidentiality.
  • Reports to work on time and as scheduled, completes work within designated time.
  • Seeks new learning experiences by accepting challenging opportunities and responsibilities.
  • Assists with orientation and training of new personnel.
  • Basic computer knowledge.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Licensed Veterinary Technician from an approved college/university
  • Must have reliable Transportation

Additional Information:

  • This is a Full-Time position---benefits and schedule to be discussed upon hire.
  • Salary of a Veterinary Technician will be determined based on work experience and education---to be discussed during interview.
  • Please submit a resume if you are seeking a fulfilling long-term career in Veterinary Medicine at a family-oriented work environment!

For more information, please contact:

Mary Ann Kilpatrick
Email: mkilpatrick@baltogo.com

Coryell Veterinary Clinic

posted November 15, 2018

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Coryell Veterinary Clinic is a growing, thriving, busy practice in Gatesville, TX. We are seeking a full time LVT to join our team. Coryell Veterinary Clinic is a high quality, full service practice located in the county seat of beautiful Coryell County in the heart of Central Texas. We are a mixed practice, but predominantly small animal. Our patients consist of 75% canine, 12% feline, 5% horses and cattle, 3% white tail deer, and the remaining 5% are goats, sheep, pigs, and birds.

We invest in the latest equipment to better serve our clientele and to enhance your practice experience. We utilize in-clinic IDEXX CBC, Chemistry, Snap (Pancreatic Lipase, Thyroid, Cortisol, Bile Acids, Phenobarbital, etc.), Blood Gas, Coagulation and Urinalysis. We utilize IDEXX and TVMDL reference labs as well. We also enjoy Digital Radiology, Dental Radiology, Ultrasound, Endoscopy, Therapeutic Laser, and Surgical Monitoring including Blood Pressure, Pulse Ox, ECG and Co2. We perform all basic surgeries and dental procedures as well as advanced orthopedic and soft tissue surgery.

We are proud of our staff at Coryell Veterinary Clinic. We employ six Technicians, 4 of whom are LVTs, and 2 of whom are CVAs. Our philosophy of practice lends itself to using the veterinary technical staff to their fullest abilities. Our technical staff has a combined 52 years of experience

New and recent graduate LVTs as well as those with experience will be considered.

Hourly wage will be commensurate with experience.

Benefits include:

  • Health insurance
  • Matching SIRA retirement account
  • Discounted personal pet care
  • Paid vacation
  • State and local association dues
  • State board license fee
  • CE stipend

Coryell Veterinary Clinic is a family-owned practice. We enjoy an excellent reputation in our community. We really enjoy our patients and our clients and love fostering and promoting the human- animal bond and practicing excellent, up-to-date medicine. We consider the technician to play a vital role in our day to day operations.

Please contact Dr. Douglas Mabry at dmabry@coryellvet.com for more information.


Texas Specialty Veterinary Services, PLLC

posted October 25, 2018

Veterinary Technician

Job Seekers…

  • What if your love of animals could actually translate into healing and getting them back on all fours?
  • Are you tired of working in the same environment, doing the same things every day?
  • Are you interested in the idea of working in a fast-paced healthcare career where the day just sails by while you're doing something you actually love?
  • Do you want to work with a company where you are truly cared for, and have the trust to accomplish your specific role as a highly valued team member?
  • Are you self -motivated, dependable, and do you enjoy working with others that share your same passion and enthusiasm?

If this sounds like you, we have an opportunity perfectly suited for you.

Texas Specialty Veterinary Services, PLLC (TSVS) is seeking a strongly motivated individual to be an integral part of a unique mobile Veterinary Surgical Practice, on the leading edge of the veterinary industry.

Texas Specialty Veterinary Services is located in Boerne; we serve the San Antonio and Hill country area.

Compensation: Starting at $13.00-$18.00/hr based on experience. Monthly bonuses based on production.

Perks include:

  • A 4 day work week.
  • Competitive Salary, Health insurance after 90 days, 401k options.
  • On-the-job training from specialty surgical Veterinarians and experienced surgical technicians.
  • A career that allows you to work with different animals in different clinics every day.

Job type: Part time/Full time
Salary: $13.00-$18.00
Required education: High School or equivalent
Required experience: Veterinary or Surgical — 1 year
Required Language: English
Required License or certification: Driver's License
Please send resume and cover letter to kim@tsvs.net


Grand Prairie Animal Services

posted October 17, 2018

Animal Services Veterinarian Tech

Salary: $36,548.93 - $55,819.50 Annually
Location: Grand Prairie, TX
Job Type: Full Time
Department: Environmental Services
Job Number: 2018-00297
Division: Animal Shelter

Under general supervision, is responsible for performing complex technical work assisting a Veterinarian in the medical care of animals at the city's animal shelter by applying knowledge of animal care, handling, husbandry and veterinary practices. May be assigned additional duties related to cleaning dog runs, cat cages and other areas of the shelter.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assists veterinarian with spay/neuter surgeries; sedates and prepares animals for surgery, monitors animals general health and vital signs during procedures and while recuperating. Monitor and regulate patient temperatures by using heated tables, pads, water bottles, and wrapping patients in blankets and towels. Prepare animal for surgery — clip surgical fields with straight margin, minimize tissue trauma, properly scrub and prepare surgical fields, maintain clean fields when moving patients, properly position and align animal for surgery.
  • Assists veterinarian with and administers prescribed medications, both oral and injectable, to animals in order to provide support and nursing care. Properly calculate medication dosages and volumes of liquids or tablets to be administered. Identify a patient's level of pain and possible causes of pain, and understand the medications and methods to control pain.
  • Prepares for and assists veterinarian with routine and emergency medical procedures, including but not limited to wrapping wounds, blood draws, nail trimming, SQ fluids, IV and IM injections, IV catheter placement, fecal tests, microscopic exams, grooming needs and gland expression, etc.
  • Performs daily health checks on all animals in the shelter; reviews all sick slips by examining and medicating if required, and moving animal to appropriate isolation area if required.
  • Set up and maintain equipment including respiratory and heart monitors, heating pads, autoclave, and surgical instruments, etc. Check and maintain O2 machines and anesthetic equipment.
  • Process each animal by examining and documenting in computer database all health information, vaccinations and any minor medical attention provided, veterinarian notes, presence of microchip and all animal description information.
  • Perform routine diagnostic tests including but not limited to parvo, heartworm, fecal floatation, skin scrapings, urinalysis, fungal cultures, etc.
  • Prepare rabies specimens for health department testing.
  • Assists with euthanasia as required.
  • Cleans kennels and provides animal care as directed by shelter management.
  • Cleans and disinfects the Surgery Center kennel and health care areas for prevention of infectious/zoonotic disease.
  • Organize, clean and sterilize surgical instruments and packs.
  • Maintain clinic inventory and assist in ordering supplies and medications.
  • Maintain surgery and controlled substance logs. Keep controlled drugs secured to meet Drug Enforcement Agency and state board specifications.
  • Computer data entry and record keeping according to established protocol.
  • Remain productive during slow times by seeking additional duties such as cleaning, stocking or other tasks.
  • Develop and maintain shelter emergency plan.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED. Must be a graduate of an American Veterinarian Medical Association (AVMA) accredited veterinary technology program or equivalent.
  • Three (3) year's experience as a veterinary technician or assistant; preferably in a shelter environment, but may consider other relevant medical and leadership experience. Must possess intermediate computer skills, including Microsoft Office and ability to learn shelter software, Chameleon.
  • Must be currently licensed (or can obtain a license within 6 months of hire date) as a veterinary technician in the state of Texas. Must complete all requirements to maintain license.
  • Valid Texas Class C driver's license
  • Euthanasia Certification or must be able to obtain license within 6 months of hire date.
  • Ability to read papers, periodicals, journals, manuals, dictionaries, thesauruses, and encyclopedias. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in high school up to college. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • Ability to deal with system of real numbers; practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios/proportions and measurement. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in high school up to college. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • Ability to write reports, prepare business letters, expositions, and summaries with proper format, punctuation, spelling, and grammar, using all parts of speech. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in high school up to college. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • The employee normally performs the duty assignment according to his or her own judgment, requesting supervisory assistance only when necessary. The assignment may be reviewed upon completion. Performance is reviewed periodically.
  • No responsibility for the direction or supervision of others.
  • Work requires analysis and judgment in accomplishing diversified duties. Requires the exercise of independent thinking within the limits of policies, standards, and precedents.
Amanda Earl, MBA | Operations Supervisor
Grand Prairie Animal Services
2222 W. Warrior Trail
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Office: 972-237-8513 | Main: 972-237-8575 | Fax: 972-237-8579
Email: aearl@gptx.org | Grand Prairie Animal Services

Veterinary Cancer Care

posted October 8, 2018

2 Certified Vet Tech Positions Available:

Veterinary Cancer Care PC and Integrative Veterinary Wellness are hiring registered technicians for our small, yet growing practice. We treat the whole patient using integrative and conventional approaches focusing on quality of life. Clinical trials are important to our practice to help advance the field of oncology and help stop the use of research animals.

We are a small family owned clinic with an atmosphere filled with love and hope. We are a team of professionals that care for each other and our clients are our family. We offer an excellent salary with room for growth and to climb the ladder. We don't believe in dead end jobs, we support your growth. We provide containing education, paid leave, health, dental and vision insurance and a 401K.

Come visit the "city different", Santa Fe has everything a big city offers with no traffic, no crowds, beautiful mountains and an amazing blend is cultures: Native American, Hispanic and Anglo. Visit our website to learn more and call Dr. Kelly to chat about opportunities.

Jeannette M. Kelly
DVM, DACVIM, Oncology
drkelly@vetcancercare.com
505-603-0547

Rogers Animal Hospital

posted July 16, 2018

Veterinary Technician

VETERINARY TECHNICIAN needed for 37 year well-established yet still growing, progressive, newly equipped and newly renovated mixed animal(50% small, 50% large) practice 50 miles south of Dallas in Corsicana, TX. Business Hours: Mon through Fri 7:30 am to 5:30 pm with the work week consisting of 40 hours, with 1 hour guaranteed lunch each day and opportunities to earn more by staying for extended hours and after hour emergencies.

The technicians rotate weekly between in-house/drop-off treatments, rooms, and surgery. The majority of the time will be spent in the small animal component of the clinic but large animal experience is a welcome bonus.

Here at Roger's Animal Hospital you will not be a glorified holder, but instead a valued and crucial part of a team that is dedicated to providing the best care to our patients.

Hourly pay depends on experience, ability, and licensure.

We look forward to hearing from you.

http://www.rogersanimalhospital.com
Please sent resumes to rogers@nctv.com
Contact Dr. Ricky Rogers @ 903-875-8990 (cell) with any further questions.


Robinson's Rescue

posted July 3, 2018

Robinson's Rescue Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic is looking to hire a Registered Veterinary Technician. We are a high quality, high volume, low cost spay/neuter clinic. We do an average of 35 surgeries per day, Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. We are looking for someone who has experience with surgery and anesthesia. The position includes cleaning, lifting, hard work, and a fast pace environment. It is very rewarding but a lot of hard work!

Job Type: Full-time
Experience: Veterinary Technician
Send Resumes to Dr. Andrea Everson (aeverson@robinsonrescue.org

About Robinson's Rescue

Robinson's Rescue is the only organization of its kind in North Louisiana. We are a low-cost, high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter clinic and, since opening in 2008, we have served over 50,000 dogs and cats. As a result, we estimate that we have reduced our pet overpopulation by 182 trillion animals! We provide the highest quality of care for free or a low-cost to pets who need these services the most.

Robinson's Rescue
2515 Line Ave.
Shreveport, LA, 71104
www.RobinsonsRescue.org
318-221-0017

VitalPet

posted June 14, 2018

VitalPet Hope Animal Clinic is a fast growing, Texas based group of quality veterinary hospitals. Our mission statement, "Celebrating and Protecting the Lifelong Love of Pets", reflects who we are.

VitalPet is seeking a qualified, experienced technician with previous experience working in a veterinary hospital. Candidate must be friendly, outgoing and people oriented.We pride ourselves in the quality of care that we provide to our patients, and the customer service that we provide. Must be a self motivated, team player who is attentive to detail, effective at oral and written communication, and demonstrates strong technical skills. Computer and telephone skills are a must. Small and large animal experience is a plus. Experience with emergencies is preferred.

Position offers competitive pay and benefits, with ample opportunities for growth and career progression.

Hours for full time positions range from 35 to 40 hours per week, and for part time positions, 20 to 34 hours per week.

Responsibilities and Duties

Duties include:

  • Ensuring that clients and pets feel welcome and comfortable
  • Assisting veterinarians to provide compassionate nursing care
  • Performing cursory exams and prepping animals for aseptic surgery
  • Maintaining accurate medical records
  • Filling prescriptions as directed by a veterinarian, and explaining prescription directions
  • Assisting receptionists with check-in and checkout procedures and providing telephone support
  • Performing various laboratory tests (fecal, heartworm, skin scrapings, FELV)
  • Suggesting dietary products and other services to clients
  • Keeping our facilities clean and well maintained
  • Perform dental cleanings and monitor for surgeries
  • On-call hours for emergencies
  • Qualifications and Skills

Requirements

College or college equivalent education preferred, although veterinary technician experience is sufficient.

Benefits

Position offers competitive pay and benefits, with ample opportunities for growth and career progression.Benefits can include: medical, dental, vision, 401K, and life insurance.

Job Location

4015 Highway 281 South
Marble Falls, TX 78654
Phone: 830-693-3039

Apply online!


Whitesburg Animal Hospital

posted May 21, 2018

Whitesburg Animal Hospital, PC is looking to expand our medical team by adding two Licensed Veterinary Technicians and a Veterinary Assistant. We are also offering a $2,000 sign on bonus to encourage applicants who may not live in our area to apply.

LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN

Whitesburg Animal Hospital, PC is a progressive, AAHA accredited, AAFP and Fear Free certified, four-doctor animal hospital with a large boarding facility. We are located in Huntsville, Alabama; ranked number seven by U.S. News & World Report's 2018 Best Places to Live in the United States.

We are currently seeking an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team-oriented practice full-time.

All candidates must possess exceptional communication and technical skills, be highly motivated, detail-oriented, compassionate and dedicated to providing excellent patient care and customer service.

Duties for the Licensed Veterinary Technician position include but are not limited to: client communication and education, patient care and diagnostics, dental prophies, surgical prep and anesthesia monitoring. Alternating weekends are required in this position.

We offer a competitive salary based on experience, an outstanding benefit package plus a $2,000 sign on bonus.

Please email detailed resume to: k​i​mgreenway@whitesburganimalhospital.com

VETERINARY ASSISTANT

Whitesburg Animal Hospital, PC is a progressive, AAHA accredited, AAFP and Fear Free certified, four-doctor animal hospital with a large boarding facility. We are located in Huntsville, Alabama; ranked number seven by U.S. News & World Report's 2018 Best Places to Live in the United States.

We are currently seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team-oriented practice full-time.

All candidates must possess exceptional communication and technical skills, be highly motivated, detail-oriented, compassionate and dedicated to providing excellent patient care and customer service.

Duties for the Veterinary Assistant position include but are not limited to: client communication and education, patient care and diagnostics, and assisting Veterinary Technicians and Veterinarians. Alternating weekends are required in this position.

We offer a competitive salary based on experience, an outstanding benefit package plus a sign on bonus.

Please email detailed resume to: k​i​mgreenway@whitesburganimalhospital.com


Town & Country Animal Clinic

posted April 13, 2018

Seeking Veterinary Assistant or Veterinary Technician

Handling of animals of various sizes. Bathing/grooming. Upkeep of clinic, simple cleaning and restocking of supplies. Feeding/cleaning kennels of boarding animals. Answering phones in a friendly manner and taking appointments. Simple knowledge of a computer. Greeting clients as they enter the office.

List will grow as you become more comfortable with the clinic and the routines. Administering medications, aiding with injections and vaccines, assisting in pre-op and post-op surgical care. Hands on experience- placing catheters, running in house bloodwork and routine tests, with possible help at the Equine Hospital in Stephenville as needed.

This is not a secretary position. This is a tech position that plays all parts. Must be willing to work full time and some weekends.

If interested please email resume to towncountryanimalclinic@yahoo.com or call 817-579-7000.

4626 E. HWY 377
Grandbury, TX 76049
817-579-7000
https://www.towncountryanimalclinic.com/

Lamar Veterinary Clinic

posted April 3, 2018

LVT Position in Paris, Texas--Lamar Veterinary Clinic is seeking a caring, compassionate, and dedicated Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team. This is a full-time/part-time position with excellent benefits including paid time off, paid holidays, 401k, CE allowance, licensing dues paid, and medical insurance. We are extremely family friendly and flexible. We have 3 veterinarians, 2 LVTs, plus support staff. Our technicians are HIGHLY utilized. Applicant must be able to work in a fast paced general practice that performs exams, surgeries, and dental cleanings on a daily basis. Position will is part time to full time include working one Saturday morning a month.

Please see us at:

For more information or to send resume:

Call: 903-784-7387
Email lamarvet@yahoo.com
Fax: 903-784-7088

Freeport Veterinary Medical Center & Wild Peach Veterinary Clinic

posted March 29, 2018

Full Time LVT

Freeport Veterinary Medical Center & Wild Peach Veterinary Clinic are seeking to add LVTs to our growing team. FVMC is a mixed animal practice (90SA/10LA), while WPVC sees small and avian/exotic clients.

We are 45 minutes south of Houston (we were high and dry during Harvey!), are just outside of Lake Jackson and are close to the beach community of Surfside. Our staff is young, energetic, fun loving and knowledgeable. Currently, we mostly see small animal patients but also have a growing exotics, emergency and large animal mobile service clientele.

Our practices feature a modern surgical suite, radiology and treatment areas. We have also recently renovated our client waiting area/reception and exam rooms. Our facility has full point of care diagnostics including CBC & Blood Chemistry Analyzer, Vetgard+ Wireless Anesthetic Monitoring Equipment (including ECG, SPO2, respiration, temperature, TCO2, NIPB), Digital Radiography (including dental), new Sonoscape Ultrasound and more! We utilize cornerstone software and keep complete digital records.

Our services include; routine preventative medicine and surgical care for both small and large animal patients, internal medicine, dentistry, soft tissue surgery, reproductive services, exotic animal medicine and surgery, boarding, grooming and emergency services. We also work closely with the local SPCA and a large well managed local rescue organization.

This area is growing rapidly each year and we see many new clients each month.

What can you do outside of work? Our area is full of activities whether shopping and dining is your thing or the great outdoors. Spend time at the beach every week or head to Houston for a concert/festival. Want to be able to jet home to visit family conveniently? IAH is just a 45-minute drive up the road and has multiple daily direct flights to many cities.

We are seeking new graduates or experienced team members that are personable, have a good work ethic, enjoy hands on learning, can communicate well with clients and staff and have a positive attitude that will help him/her build confidence while learning. Current veterinarians enjoy mentoring and will be glad to share our knowledge with new graduate so that you can further develop your medical skills and interests. We are strong proponents of supplemental training and CE that enhances not only our client services, but provides enrichment for our staff members.

All aspects of typical technician duties would be performed including but not limited to: nursing care and treatments, surgical monitoring/assisting, dental procedures, team-approach client appointments, client education, emergency services, etc. Interest/willingness to work with all species we treat is ideal including small, large and exotic animal patients.

Salary Information: competitive hourly wages, additional emergency income available, paid vacation, paid statutory holidays, year end bonus, 401K, paid professional membership dues, CE allowance, uniform provided, relocation funds, preferred health insurance rates.

Please feel free to contact us if you are interested and would like to come down for a visit.

Phone: 979-236-7711 or Email: fvmc2015@gmail.com


Companion Animal Practice

posted March 14, 2018

LVT

LVT employment opportunity for Companion Animal Practice in Boerne, Texas:

  • Beautiful town of Boerne just West of San Antonio
  • Very progressive 4 doctor practice
  • Surgery, Internal Medicine, Dentistry, Diagnostics, Radiography
  • New Heska Lab Equipment
  • New Dental Digital Radiography
  • Digital Sound Xray Unit
  • New Oncura Ultrasound Machine
  • Clinic open M thru Friday (closed Sat)
  • 4 day work week for full time staff
  • Paid Holidays
  • No Boarding or Grooming
  • Weekends Off
  • Involves working with Lab Equipment, Anesthesia, Dentistry, Radiography, Exam Rooms, Hospital cases, IV caths, Blood draws, etc.

Contact:
Dr Steve Rapp
Boerne Veterinary Clinic
921 N. Main
Boerne, Tx
830-249-2141


Veterinary Dentistry

posted January 8, 2018

Veterinary Technician

Seeking full-time Veterinary Technician for privately owned Veterinary Dentistry referral practice in the Stafford/Sugarland area. This position will require travel. Seasoned LVT preferred but not required. Will consider recent graduate. Experience in anesthesia and surgery is mandatory. Must be a team player, have a positive attitude, excellent written and oral communication skills, basic office computer skills, be quick learner, and have a strong work ethic. Monday through Friday schedule with daytime work hours. Weekends and major holidays off. Interested applicants please contact us at 281-325-0074. Resumes may be emailed to work@texasvetdentist.com or faxed to 281-325-0076.

This is a drug-free work environment, background checks and drug screens are performed.