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LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS

Are you happy in your present position? Do you want to work with a team that wants to help you be successful and happy? Do you want to work hard and have fun along the way? Do you want to enjoy coming to work and have a feeling of accomplishment when you nurse a patient back to health or educate a family with a new puppy or kitten? We are here waiting for you! Linden Heights Animal Hospital is an AAHA certified small animal hospital seeking a full time experienced Veterinary Technician, licensed preferred and a veterinary assistant. We are conveniently located in Winchester, Virginia, home of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. The ideal candidate would be self-motivated, have strong communication skills, and be able to multi-task with a positive attitude. This position would be perfect for someone who understands and appreciates the human-animal bond and is dedicated to helping our clients with their pets. This candidate must be a team player, and be willing to contribute to the future of our practice and fellow team members. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits package available. Interested applicants can email a resume and cover letter to Pamela Fabian at pfabian@lindenheightsanimal.com (posted 08/02/17)

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 a privately owned, 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 2 veterinarians on staff; the owner is a Diplomat of the ABVP. 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 the lead role in client education. Our veterinarians, in turn, support our technicians by utilizing all of their technical skills and encouraging growth through education. Careers with Colony Animal Hospital offer a competitive hourly wage commensurate with experience, paid time off, uniform scrubs, continuing education allowance, paid CE time off, 401K, paid state license and association dues, and veterinary service discounts. To apply: please send cover letter and resume by mail to 13187 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23602; by fax to 757-877-1807; by email to jpiske@colonyvet.com; or locally you may apply in person at the above address. No phone inquiries regarding this position please. (posted 8/21/17)

Full-time position with benefits, Licensed Veterinary Technician: We are seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician for our full-service veterinary hospital, which provides high quality care at low cost to income-qualified pet guardians in the Greater Richmond community, as well as pets adopted from our center and those in the care of local government shelters. This is a unique opportunity to join a well-respected group of doctors, technicians and support staff in the newly-opened Susan M. Markel Veterinary Hospital. Primary responsibilities include providing exceptional patient care, client education and assisting veterinarians as directed, among other duties as assigned. The Richmond SPCA offers a competitive salary, an attractive benefits package and the opportunity to make a difference in guaranteeing that all pets receive the veterinary care they need, regardless of their families’ financial capacities. Applicants must hold a LVT license and possess a current State of Virginia license. Individuals with prior experience in a shelter or fast-paced hospital are encouraged to apply. To become an integral part of this rewarding effort, please send resumes and inquiries to Tori Williams, Senior Hospital Manager, at twilliams@richmondspca.org. Successful candidate would be comfortable with basic vet tech skills such as IV catheter placement, blood draws, anesthesia induction/maintenance/monitoring, surgical prep, and radiographic positioning. Also important are basic wellness and medical knowledge as well as the ability to thrive in a team environment while providing outstanding client communication and patient service. (posted 08/01/17)

If you are driven to succeed in a position that rewards through client interaction and education, you thrive in a fast paced environment and seek a career where your knowledge helps strengthen the human-animal bond, and you value integrity, determination, and communication from your coworkers, you are the veterinary technician we are looking for. Kiln Creek Animal Care is currently seeking a dynamic and confident Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our already exceptional team of veterinary professionals. Candidates must be willing to become dedicated to providing excellent patient care and client education. Our clinic is fully equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound, in-house laboratory, EKG, digital dental radiography, therapeutic laser, AVImark and more.Due to the nature of our profession, we promote a selfless work attitude characterized by compassion, patience, optimism and outstanding communication among employees and clients. The right candidate will be articulate, dependable, detail-oriented, able to multi-task, friendly, and love not only pets, but their people as well. We uphold a work environment based upon integrity, honesty, respect, and personal responsibility. A good sense of humor helps us all get through the day! The right candidate will be able to perform basic veterinary medical procedures such as: Perform dental cleanings; Perform laboratory tests – cbc, chemistry, urinalysis, fecal flotation, ear cytology etc.; Monitor anesthesia and assist in surgeries; Blood pressure monitoring; Take blood and place IV catheters; Care for hospitalized patients and administer medications; Taking radiographs. LVTs will uphold client relations by admitting and discharging patients, effectively communicating animal care instructions to clients, and educating clients on needed treatments and procedures. They maintain accurate medical records of treatments, procedures, and communications with owners and referring veterinarians. This position also requires a practical knowledge of the hospital’s procedures, policies and services, client and patient treatment protocols, and terminology used in the veterinary hospital. Our hospital is open Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Availability to work on Saturdays is a must. For our full time employees we offer competitive benefits which include paid vacation and holidays, health insurance, continuing education, uniform allowance and generous discounts for your pets. If this job is for you, please email cover letter and resume to drcolleencrist@gmail.com (posted 06/19/17)

LVT, Full- Time: Mercury Animal Hospital, Inc. is seeking a well-rounded Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our Staff. We are a full service hospital that provides excellent care to all our patients. We provide medicine, surgery, dental, laser therapy and an array of diagnostics for our patients. These include digital radiology, ultrasound, EKG, blood pressure, IOP and endoscopy. We have a full service in- house lab with an outside reference lab to compliment. We are looking for a person that has leadership ability, excellent communication skills, great patient care, good technical skills (basic anesthesia skills/venipuncture/catheter placement/radiology skills/surgical-dental skills/laboratory) and a pleasing personality to join our health care team. New graduates accepted. We offer competitive salary based on experience and CE allowance. Please send your cover letter and resume to Dr. Nicole McKelvin at pethelpers@mercuryanimal.com. Emails are preferred. You may also call (757) 826-4951. (posted 07/03/17)

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital is seeking Credentialed Veterinary Technicians who are interested in employment with our General Practice or in our Emergency Department. We are a long-established (1942!), AAHA-accredited, VECCS Level II certified, 20 doctor practice in Alexandria, Virginia. You’ve worked hard for your credentialing and we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. You will enjoy exposure to a diverse and stimulating caseload, where we employ the most advanced imaging and monitoring tools. You will sharpen your skills—and even learn some new techniques. Visit our website at vcaalexandria.com to learn more about us and the services we offer. We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision and paid vacation, 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts, paid CE, license renewals and more! Please note that this position requires a flexible schedule and the ability to work weekends, overnights and holidays. Qualified applicants who are licensed in the state of Virginia are requested to submit their resume and cover letter to Karen.Bates@vca.com. We look forward to hearing from you! (posted 06/29/17)

VRCC in Manakin-Sabot, VA is looking for an LVT to join our team. We are looking for an LVT that can work in all areas of our specialty hospital. Schedule is Monday-Friday and every third weekend. Applicant must possess excellent technical skills, including anesthesia/surgery and be willing to work as part of an incredible team. Please send resume and cover letter to Suzanne Owens at sowensvrccvet@yahoo.com (posted 06/22/17)

We are a privately owned small animal practice that also sees exotics located in Virginia Beach. Our practice currently staffs eight veterinarians and ten licensed veterinary technicians and we are looking to add an LVT to our team. We are currently offering daytime and emergency positions with flexible hours and competitive salary and benefit package. New graduates are welcome to apply. Contact: Christina Sims LVT, CVPM, please email csimslvt@aol.com or call office 757-428-3251, cell 757-803-6925 (posted 9/14/17)

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