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Advertise on the WSAVT's website! Our state's association has a target audience of Licensed Veterinary Technicians as well as students of accredited veterinary technology programs.  Cost for a 1 month ad published on this website is $35.

To post an ad and pay by credit card, use our "Submit A Career" feature: http://wsavt.org/careers/submit-a-career  Submit your payment by clicking the BUY NOW button at the top of that page, and then submit your ad text as you would like it posted in the text boxes below and click SUBMIT at the bottom of that page (two step process).

If you have any difficulties please contact Sheila Miller, LVT at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Licensed Veterinary Technicians: When contacting a veterinary practice about an open position, please mention that you found out about their opening on the WSAVT website. Businesses want to know that our organization is helping them find the qualified candidates that they need, like you.

 

Current Job Listings

  

 

 

Chambers Creek Veterinary Hospital has a position open for a full time Licensed Technician.

We are an AAHA accredited hospital providing high quality veterinary care in Lakewood, Washington and we are looking for an outgoing, proactive person to join our medical team. Our technicians utilize their skills in all areas of the hospital to include venipuncture and basic lab work, digital radiography, dental prophylaxis, patient care/treatment, surgical prep/assisting, and client education/customer service.

The person we are seeking should be able to multitask, have a positive attitude, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Applicants must be available for Monday thru Saturday shifts. Salary is competitive within the veterinary field and a comprehensive benefit package is available including medical, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off, and a generous pet discount.

Applicants must be licensed in Washington State and have two years experience in veterinary medicine. Dental experience a plus! Please send a cover letter and resume when responding to this job. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (posted 9/12/2017)

 

 

Wanted: Full Time Licensed Veterinary Technician: Purdy Veterinary Hospital - Gig Harbor, WA

Located in beautiful Gig Harbor, Washington, we are a 6 doctor private practice, searching for a motivated technician to join our existing team, which currently includes 5 technicians and support staff.  

We have a beautiful, uplifting facility, with an excellent staff of individuals who care about what they do and enjoy doing it.  The ideal candidate should be energetic and motivated.  He/She should recognize that veterinary medicine isn’t just about medicine, but also about building positive relationships with patients, clients and co-workers.

Competitive salary and benefits.  If you are interested, we would love to hear from you!

Please send resume and any correspondence to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (posted 9/7/2017)

 

 

Part-Time Licensed Vet Tech: Busy 5-doctor small animal practice located in Walla Walla, WA is seeking an energetic part-time Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT/RVT/CVT).

We have a loyal clientele and a friendly team of employees dedicated to a high standard of care and compassion. Candidates must be detail-oriented, thorough, work well with others, and have the ability to maintain professionalism in high-stress situations. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): standard LVT tasks such as: dental cleanings, sedation and anesthesia, intubation/extubation, catheter placement, blood draws, fecals/urinalysis, administering vaccines and medications, radiology, handling controlled drugs along with appropriate logs, TPRs, and a knowledge of commonly used medications. Our techs work closely with doctors and clients to discharge patients and discuss medications and treatment plans.

Applicants can expect to work alternating Saturday, Sunday, and weeknight on-call rotations. If you feel you would be a good fit for our practice, please email your resume, cover letter and references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  (posted 9/1/2017)

 

 

Veterinary Tech Assistant: We are hiring a day time part time veterinary assistant.

We are looking for a professional, personable and hardworking person that will add value to our clinic family.  Duties will include: animal restraint, loading rooms, answering phones, checking clients in and out, patient care, clean up and assisting doctors and our lead techs. No weekends.  Pay DOE.

Please email/fax or drop by resume.  Experience with animal restraint is a plus. 

South Grand Vet Clinic, 3104 S Grand Blvd, Spokane, WA.  Fax:509-747-0151 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (posted 8/31/2017)

 

 

Work from home as an LVT! Are you looking to gain experience in an interesting, new field? Pet Poison Helpline (PPH)/SafetyCall International, PLLC (SCI) may have just what you’re looking for! PPH/SCI is looking to add a full-time (40 hours/week) and part-time (2-3 weekends/month) Veterinary Information Specialists in our office in Bloomington, MN or remote from home if outside of the Twin Cities area.

Candidates who live in Minnesota outside of the Twin Cities Metro area or in the following states are eligible for remote from home positions: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

About Us: Pet Poison Helpline (PPH) is a 24-hour animal poison control service for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet.  SCI, the parent company of PPH, specializes in industry adverse event management related to humans and animals. PPH/SCI offers competitive pay, generous PTO and benefits for all full time employees, a fun work environment with many perks, growth opportunities and experience in a fascinating field.  We encourage all applicants to view our company overview videos at www.petpoisonhelpline.com and www.safetycall.com.

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

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

Schedule: Full-time, 40 hrs/week.  Positions do not have a set schedule. Shift times and shift days will vary and include weekends, typically 2 per month and up to 3 during our busy season, and some holidays. At this time available shifts are primarily evening shifts (shift start times are ranging from 2pm-6pm CST and shift end times ranging from 10pm-2am-times CST). While we may be able to work with some scheduling restrictions, flexibility in availability is highly preferred as we operate 24/7.  Overnights are not required. There is an extensive training program for this position. It will consist of 1-2 weeks full-time remote training. There is also a requirement of 2-3 weeks, full-time that will take place in our office in Bloomington, MN. Candidates outside of the Twin Cities will have hotel and travel expenses reimbursed if applicable. 

Part Time, weekend shifts.  Positions will work 2-3 weekends (Saturday and Sunday) shifts per month and holidays that fall on scheduled weekends. Shift times will vary and can be 8, 10 or 12 hours shifts depending on candidate’s preference. Shift times will include mid, evening and late evening shifts between the hours of 10am-12pm CST. While we may be able to work with some scheduling restrictions, flexibility in availability is highly preferred as we operate 24/7.  Overnights are not required. There is an extensive training program for this position. It will consist of 3-4 weeks remote training at 24hrs/week (with some flexibility with scheduling). There is also a requirement of 2 weeks, full time (40 hours/week) that will take place in our office in Bloomington, MN. Candidates outside of the Twin Cities will have hotel and travel expenses reimbursed if applicable. 

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

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

To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter or introductory email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Introductions should include which position is of interest, your availability and any scheduling restrictions, and why you are a good fit for the remote position if applicable. Submissions without a cover letter or introductory email that includes the requested information will not be considered. Our team will review each submission and contact the candidates that most closely match the qualifications.  (Posted 8/21/2017)

 

 

LVT or Veterinary Assistant Opening at Medical Lake Veterinary Clinic (near Spokane)

Medical Lake Veterinary Clinic has an opening for full-time (4 days/wk) and part-time (2 days/wk) technicians.  Mixed practice: 80% SA, 20% farm/equine. We have digital radiography, in-house hematology/lab, and pharmacy.  Enjoy the charm of small town America while providing high quality medical care in a warm and loving facility with state-of-the-art equipment. Directions on how to apply at http://medicallakeveterinaryclinic.com/employment.html .

We are committed to providing a long-term fulfilling career to our techinicians by offering top compensation for our region including a retirement plan, paid vacation, paid uniforms, paid CE, and paid licensing fees. In addition, our work environment is outstanding.

Medical Lake Veterinary Clinic is located in the quaint town of Medical Lake, Washington, 15 minutes from the large city of Spokane, Washington. Our clients come from far and wide to experience our wonderful doctors and service. We are a well-managed hospital where we provide over the top customer service. We are in a highly desirable location which includes beautiful scenery, abundant year round recreation, culture, and many universities. We currently have two full-time doctors, a hospital administrator, administrative assistant, and large support staff. We are currently 80% SA and 20% large animal/equine. We are located in a charming turn of the century facility that has been extensively remodeled. We plan on building a new facility within a few years, adding more doctors, as well as boarding and grooming ser vices. Now is the time to get in on the ground floor! Our full-time technicians work 4 days per week, part-time 2 days per week. For more information about Medical Lake Veterinary Clinic, please see our web site at http://medicallakevetclinic.com .  (posted 8/18/2017)

 

 

Wheaton Way Veterinary Hospital is expanding and offering full time positions for experienced and professional licensed veterinary technicians, veterinary assistants and receptionist.  

This is a progressive, privately owned practice with a dedicated and passionate clientele.  We have 3 vets and the practice owner is boarded with ABVP.  Applicants should have a strong work ethic, compassion, and a desire for a career in veterinary medicine where you can grow your skill set.  This is a busy practice and applicants should be comfortable with multi-tasking as well as working with a team while treating clients, pets and coworkers with respect and dignity.  

Your skill set must include but not limited to: LVT's will be assisting dvm's in surgery, performing diagnostics and treating pets. Veterinary Assistants will be checking in, restraining, and assisting dvm's in the examination rooms as well as helping the LVT's with diagnostics.  Receptionist must have great communication and customer service skills as well as checking clients/patients in and out, handling money, and scheduling appointments.  

All applicants must have experience with computers, multi-line phones and other office equipment.  The work schedule will include Saturdays so flexibility in scheduling is required.  Our practice offers competitive wages and benefits. Only applicants with experience working in the veterinary field will be considered.  Please fax resumes to 360-377-5496 . (posted 8/14/2017)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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