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LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS & VETERINARY ASSISTANTS
Licensed Veterinary Technicians
Charlottesville, VA: Come join our amazing team of friendly, knowledgeable animal care professionals and make a difference in the lives of people and their pets! Busy 5 doctor practice seeks motivated, team-oriented Licensed Veterinary Technician
Job Duties for Licensed Veterinary Technician
* Know and use appropriate safety precautions for gas anesthesia and dentistry.
* Complete dental cleanings, including digital dental xray's.
* Collect blood and process all lab samples for either in-house or out-of-house laboratories.
* Read and interpret patient chart and ICU sheet, perform required treatments, and follow veterinarian’s orders accurately.
* Provide injections, collect samples, and perform all treatments and record all events in the patient's computerized record.
* Assist the doctor in all areas of patient care.
All candidates should be able to provide exceptional customer service, lift at least 50 pounds, mutli-task, have computer literacy skills, and have a clean, professional appearance. Compensation based on experience. Benefits include health and dental insurance, IRA, CE allowance for LVT's, paid vacation and sick time, and paid holidays, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org (Posted 06/20/2019)
Charlottesville, VA: Licensed Technician Full or Part time! Join our great team! We are a busy practice with a solid reputation for excellence in medical and surgical care and customer service. Utilize your skills to the fullest with digital radiography, ultrasound, dental radiography, Laser Surgery, Sevoflourane anesthesia. and much more! We are offering a Signing Bonus! Pet health benefits, Paid vacation and CE Retirement Account. Please contact 434-962-4340 Woofydoctor@gmail.com (posted 04/22/2019)
Collinsville, VA: King’s Mountain Animal Clinic is currently seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant preferably with at least one year experience working in a hospital to join our 6 doctor practice. This position requires working days, early evenings, and rotating weekends. We are focused on a fun, positive and supportive team environment. We offer competitive pay, profit sharing bonus potential and CE allowance. If you are interested in this position please send resume’ and cover letter to email@example.com. We are located at 5086 King’s Mountain Road, Collinsville, VA 24078. Feel free to visit our website at kingsmountainac.com (posted 04/12/19)
Fredericksburg, VA: Full time LVT / Vet Tech / licensed veterinary technician position available for a high volume, multi-service veterinary hospital. We are looking for the following qualities in our applicants:
-Great communication skills
-Ability to multi-task
-Willing to go above and beyond job description
-Team approach to completing tasks
Benefit package available with this full time position, to include:
-Discounted pet care
3-4 day work week. Some evenings and Saturdays (every 3rd) are required. Pay rate commensurate with experience. If you are interested in joining our team, please feel free to submit a resume and references to White Oak Animal Hospital, Attn: Ashley, 10 Walsh Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22405; call 540-374-0462, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. (Posted on 06/11/2019)
Herndon,VA: In this position you'll use your technical skills combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a bond with our clients and their pets. As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:
Richmond, VA: AAHA accredited hospital has an immediate opening for a full-time Virginia licensed veterinary technician in Richmond, VA. We have an excellent clientele; they want the best medicine available for their pet, and have come to know us just as much as we know them! High quality medicine and individual patient care are stressed over volume. We are looking for a technician who is outgoing, efficient, pays attention to detail, is a team player, and always strives for excellence. We are willing to consider new graduates who are eager to learn, and want to excel in this field. Competitive pay with benefits offered. Please email, mail, or fax resume with cover letter to email@example.com, Broad Street Veterinary Hospital, 3320 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230 or FAX (804) 358-9225. (Posted 07/22/2019)
Salem, VA: Salem Animal Hospital located in Salem, Virginia is currently seeking Veterinary Assistants and a Full Time LVT to join our well established and growing small animal practice! We are a practice focused on both a high level of medical care as well as customer service. Our experienced, friendly staff is committed to providing high quality medicine with an emphasis on preventative care and client education to ensure a positive experience for pets and their owners.
We are seeking detailed-oriented & compassionate people to join our team. The hospital has an in-house lab, digital imaging, laser therapy, surgical suite, digital dental imaging, ultrasound, etc. We are a well-established, privately owned, full-service small animal hospital. The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, have strong communication skills, & be able to multi-task with a positive attitude. Must love animals and share our commitment to providing the highest quality of care as well as exceptional client service. LVT responsibilities include (but not limited to): venipuncture, IV catheter placement, dentistry, radiography, anesthesia monitoring, surgical assisting, recovery, lab procedures, nursing care, etc. Assistant's responsibilities include (but not limited to): patient monitoring, restraint, lab work, inventory, feeding, walking, record keeping, cleaning cages, laundry, heavy lifting, etc. Receptionists responsibilities include (but not limited to) managing multi-line phones, booking appointments, processing payments, greeting clients, filing, checking patients in & out, etc. Experience preferred but willing to train the right person. LVT must hold a current VA veterinary technology license. Must be able to work some weekends & some holidays. Salary and benefits package based on experience, knowledge, & skills. Email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org (Posted 07/02/2019)
Newport News, VA: Colony Animal Hospital, located in Newport News, Virginia, seeks to add an experienced Licensed (or license pending) Veterinary Technician to our team. Our hospital is an AAHA accredited small animal and exotic practice. We pride ourselves on providing an exceptional quality of veterinary medical care to our patients and outstanding service to our clients, for over 50 years. We have 3 veterinarians on staff; the Medical Director was a Diplomate of the ABVP for 30 years. We are looking for an enthusiastic professional with excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to work with minimal supervision in both an independent and team environment, proficient in prioritizing and multitasking, and one who desires continuous growth -both professionally and personally. The focus of the veterinary technician is to support the veterinarian through medical evaluation, surgical assisting, monitoring, laboratory procedures, digital radiography, anesthesiology, dentistry and inventory control. Members of our veterinary technical staff also take a lead role in client education. Our veterinarians, in turn, support our technicians by utilizing all of their technical skills and encouraging growth through education. So yes, we’re looking for ‘SUPER WOMAN’! Careers with Colony Animal Hospital offer a competitive hourly wage commensurate with experience, paid time off, uniform scrubs, a continuing education allowance, paid CE time off, 401K, paid state license and association dues, veterinary service discounts and more. To apply: please send cover letter and resume by mail to Jane Piske at Colony Animal Hospital, 13187 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23602; by fax to 757-877-1807; by email to email@example.com; or locally you may apply in person at the above address. No phone inquiries regarding this position please. (Posted 07/11/2019)
Norfolk, VA: High volume mobile spay/neuter program in Southeastern VA seeks a licensed veterinary technician. Full time, flexible schedule, competitive pay, excellent benefits available. Must be strongly committed to animal protection. Humane animal handling skills a must. For additional information please call 757-622-7382 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To view the complete job description and apply online, please visit: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2290668 (Posted 07/09/2019)
Vienna, VA: Veterinary Technician: Full or Part Time Monday through Friday, No evenings or weekends, Animal Dental Clinic in Vienna, VA is looking for a self-motivated, hardworking Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) to join our team. ADC is one of the few animal dentistry and oral surgery specialty clinics in the DC metro area. Our goal is to ensure every animal we treat has a healthy and pain free mouth. We are looking for an LVT to assist our growing practice. Having previous dental experience is a plus, but not necessary.
Animal Care Duties
Provide compassionate, humane care to the animals both pre- and post-op
Collect blood samples as necessary and run appropriate in-house lab tests (knowledge of IDEXX lab equipment helpful)
Assist in inventory of medical supplies
Ensure medications are stored and administered in accordance with Virginia law
Place IV catheters, give injections and monitor patients under general anesthesia
Able to lift 50 lbs. unassisted and to stand or kneel for periods of time
Surgery: surgical prep, doctor assistance, sterilize and maintain all surgical instruments and/or equipment and surgical room
Anesthesia: induction, maintenance, monitoring, and recovery
Various housekeeping duties
Experience: 1 to 3 years working in a clinical setting
Requirements for this position are as follows:
Must be currently licensed or able to be licensed as a veterinary technician in the Commonwealth of Virginia, OR in the last year of a certified veterinary technician program.
Possess excellent skills in anesthesia, written/verbal communication, and record keeping.
Have a positive and compassionate attitude.
Work well independently and as a team member.
Be honest, reliable, and a strong leader.
Willingness to learn
The ideal candidate will be an energetic individual with one to three years of veterinary experience. Experience in small animal anesthesia is a plus.
Compensation package is commensurate with experience and skill level ($16 – 30/hour). Paid holidays, CE, Personal Time Off (PTO), performance and longevity bonuses, health insurance compensation, and 401K benefits for full time. Option for 4-day workweek possible. Paid time off between Christmas and New Years Day.If interested, please send resume to email@example.com. No phone calls, please. (Posted 07/18/2019)
Williamsburg, VA: Full or part time LVT position available in historic Williamsburg, VA! The Williamsburg Veterinary Clinic is a private, family owned practice looking for an experienced LVT to join and compliment our enthusiastic team! The position offers competitive pay with a benefits package including a CE stipend, flexible scheduling, paid vacation and much more! Please no phone enquiries! Send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org (Posted 07/22/2019)