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VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS


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  Alexandria, VA

Hollin Hall Animal Hospital

Small animal hospital located in Alexandria, VA seeks a licensed veterinary technician. Applicant must be friendly, technically skilled, adaptable and licensed in the state of Virginia. Hours: 10:00am-6:00pm with alternate Saturdays for full-time. Full-time benefits include 100% paid health insurance, 401-K, vacation and CE allowance. Will consider part-time applicants depending on availability. Salary dependent on experience and interview, starting salary for new graduates is $20/hr. Email letter of interest and resume to Hollin Hall Animal Hospital at hollinhallah@gmail.com or call 703-660-0044 for inquiries. 

Posted: 9/18/2019


  Burke, VA

Full-Time or Part-Time Licensed Veterinary Technician

Join the veterinarians and medical professionals at Burke Animal Clinic, an innovative, progressive, well established but growing small animal practice. Our clinic primarily sees canine and feline patients and some avian, equine, and pocket pets. We will utilize the full scope of your small animal training, including: phlebotomy, IV catheter placement, digital radiography, anesthesia administration and monitoring, surgical assisting, dentistry, laboratory testing and sample prep, OSHA compliance, animal restraint, nursing care, reviewing patient care and surgical discharge instructions with clients. 

We practice integrative medicine, offering traditional care alongside more innovative therapies. Working closely with pet owners, our medical team has many options to customize care that is tailored to each pet and pet owner's needs. The successful candidate will share our commitment to delivering the highest quality patient care with exceptional client service. The candidate must work well with a team, be proficient in reading, writing, math, phone skills and computer skills (word processing, spreadsheets, knowledge of Avimark helpful).

Please send resumes to: employment@burkeanimal.com

Posted: 9/9/2019


  Charlottesville, VA

Greenbrier Emergency Animal Hospital is looking for a full-time/part-time Licensed Veterinary Technician. Previous experience in emergency veterinary medicine is preferred but not required.

We are a nights, weekends and holidays emergency animal hospital that operates when primary veterinarians are closed. Our cases include urgent care, critical care, and emergency surgeries.

Please email a cover letter and resume with professional references to geahapplicant@gmail.com.

General Qualifications:

  • Previous veterinary experience and a current Virginia license to practice as an LVT is required.
  • Must have a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and be able to work as part of a team.
  • Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to multitask
  • Must be able to work accurately and efficiently 
  • Must be comfortable with data entry, computer skills and handing financial transactions

Scheduling Qualifications:

  • Flexible schedule required
  • Ability to work overnight (14.5-hour) shifts, weekends (12-14 hour) shifts and Holidays

Physical Qualifications:

  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Half of health insurance paid by Greenbrier after 90 days of full-time employment
  • Simple IRA with a 3% match by employer
  • Yearly scrub and CE allowances
  • Employee pet benefits

Posted: 10/30/19

VETSS is seeking motivated, enthusiastic and experienced Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our team. We are currently looking to hire for all shifts - 8am-8pm and 8pm-8am. Schedule varies on rotation of three 12 hour shifts per week and generally two weekends off a month. Some on-call opportunities may be offered. We value our LVTs tremendously and encourage personal and professional development. Full-time benefits include health and dental insurance, paid vacation and sick time, professional memberships, CE allowance, discount on personal pet care, and 401-K participation option. Our hospital is open 24 hrs/day, 7 days/wk including holidays. We provide both general practice and emergency services. Tech experience required, emergency experience preferred. Competitive pay based on experience and qualifications . Must have your own reliable transportation. Serious inquiries please send a cover letter and resume via email only to: dblosser4vetss@gmail.com.

Posted: 10/8/2019

 
  Fishersville, VA

Board Certified Avian/Canine & Feline Specialty Practice seeks motivated and dedicated, detail-oriented technician to join our staff. We have a strong focus on exceptional client service and patient care. Our well-equipped hospital is located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley and we offer digital radiology, ultrasound, endoscopy and chemotherapy and treat a variety of species. Our benefit package includes paid CE, dues, license, retirement plan, uniform allowance, vacation and pet care package. If you would thrive in a busy, challenging position and want to utilize all of your technical skills, send your resume to: info@cedarcrestvets.com, or CEDARCREST, PO Box 299, Fishersville, VA 22939.

Posted: 10/4/2019 


  Glen Allen, VA

Springfield Veterinary Center is currently seeking an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team. We are an AAHA certified, progressive, fast-paced, well respected small animal practice in the West End of Richmond. We are a full service Veterinary facility which also specializes in Canine Reproductive Medicine. We offer a very competitive salary and benefit package, which includes Vacation/Sick, full medical, dental, disability, and long-term care insurance as well as an employer sponsored retirement plan. The position is full-time Mon-Fri and rotating Saturdays. Please email resume and references to terri@springfieldvetcenter.com

Posted: 9/4/2019 


  Powhatan, VA

River Run Animal Hospital is the newest small animal preventative and emergency hospital located on the Powhatan/Chesterfield County border - just four miles past Westchester Commons! We are currently looking for full time licensed veterinary technicians for our 24/7 small animal hospital. We offer the newest medical record software and whiteboard technology, as well as in-house diagnostics.

Full time technicians will receive:

  • Generous PTO
  • Competitive wages
  • Overnight shift differential
  • Annual CE allowance
  • Sign on bonus
  • Health insurance
  • Uniform allowance
  • Personal pet discounts

Applicant must be able to rotate nights, weekends, and holidays. If you are looking to join a fun-loving and compassionate team, have a strong work ethic, and a work-life balance is important to you, then this is the place for you!

Email: kayla@riverrunpets.com

Posted: 09/04/2019


  Roanoke, VA

Job Description: Veterinary Nurse (Licensed Veterinary Technician)

The Veterinary Wellness Center of Roanoke provides full service veterinary medical and surgical care as well as integrative therapies to include rehabilitation (similar to physical therapy), acupuncture, herbal or botanical medicine, and veterinary medical manipulation (similar to osteopathic or chiropractic care).

We are seeking similarly minded, energetic, and compassionate team members that share our passion for continuing education and individually tailored patient care. 

Overview of Job Responsibilities: VWCR will utilize licensed veterinary for, at minimum, the following duties: laboratory services: venipuncture, fecal collection & analysis, urine collection (including cystocentesis) and analysis, microscopic blood exams, operation and maintenance of laboratory equipment, exfoliative cytology, communication with tertiary laboratories; imaging services: operation of digital radiography machines (including dental), operation & care of ultrasound machine, technical support of image cloud storage and acquisition with vendors; anesthesia services: endotracheal intubation, anesthesia administration under the instruction of a licensed DVM - including direct supervision of anesthetized patients, surveillance of appropriate patient analgesia, assistance with resuscitative procedures, routine care of anesthetic equipment; dental services: dental prophylaxis, single root dental extractions; professional services: administration of enemas, application of bandages, intravenous catheterization, urinary bladder catheterization, administration of various intravenous agents including as directed by DVM: blood products, antivenin, chemotherapy agents, controlled drugs,  crystalloids/colloids, patient triage, electrocardiography, therapy laser and rehabilitation treatments, client counseling, ear flush, client communication triage; surgical assisting: closure of simple, one layer skin lacerations - examined by a veterinarian prior to and following suture placement, removal of sutures, surgical site preparation, maintenance of surgical equipment, including sterility; facility care: routine cleaning and inventory surveillance duties (including drug log maintenance assistance) may be required by licensed veterinary technicians; regulatory issues: compliance with the Virginia Board of Veterinary Medicine, DEA, and OSHA regulations - random drug testing compliance will be required of all VWCR employees, and other duties as assigned.

Hours of work: Normal business hours are 8:30am-5:30pm, Monday thru Friday, with appointments starting at 9pm and ending at 5pm. We are proposing this part-time schedule for you: Tuesday thru Thursday: 8:30am to 5:30pm. It is possible these hours might vary if an emergency situation arises. 

Education Requirements: Graduate of an accredited veterinary technology program. Holding an active, in "good standing", Virginia Veterinary Technology License. Preference may be given to veterinary technicians who have completed or who are currently in the process of completing a Veterinary Technician Specialty. New graduates will be considered.

Compensation and Benefits: commensurate with experience. We are offering a competitive benefit package. Details will be provided in an official offer letter post-interview.

Reporting relationship: All VWCR veterinary nurses will report directly to either Dr. Bridget Quatmann and/or Dr. Bridget Hickman.

Interested parties should submit their resume to:  frontdesk@vwcr.net

Posted: 11/18/2019


  Virginia Beach, VA

Great Neck Veterinary Clinic is growing and has an immediate opening for a full time, experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician. We're a small animal hospital whose focus is on providing exceptional care and building strong bonds with our clients. This is a great opportunity to move into an essential position in a highly respected Virginia Beach small animal veterinary practice.

Our best candidate should be dedicated to their profession and enthusiastic about working in a busy, fast paced team environment. Licensed Technicians are responsible for hospitalized and surgical patient care implementation and management as directed by a veterinarian, client education, performing dental prophylaxis, performing diagnostics, filling prescriptions, and a variety of other duties.

This is a full time position with competitive pay and will be eligible for benefits including paid vacation, personal time, paid holidays,  Simple IRA plan, and Aflac. 

This is an exceptional opportunity to take your experience and career to the next level and join an outstanding professional family. 

Please submit resumes to greatneckvet.com

Posted: 11/18/2019

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Licensed Veterinary Technician Wanted

www.vbgovcareers.com to apply today!

Full Time Position with the Virginia Beach Animal Care and Adoption Center

Join our progressive team of veterinary professionals to provide quality care to animals in the VBACAC Shelter. VBACAC impounds between 5,000-7,000 animals annually and the facility is a fast paced environment. The shelter's surgical suite is state of the art including digital radiology and diagnostic laboratory.

Requirements:

  • Requires an Associate's degree in veterinary technology from an American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accredited veterinary technology program and licensure to practice as a veterinary technician in Virginia
  • Successful completion of a background investigation including polygraph examination. 
  • Valid Virginia or North Carolina driver's license (or eligible to obtain/exempt from requirement)
  • Successful completion of a pre-employment physical examination

Duties:

Individual will work with the supervising veterinarian during surgical procedures including pre and post operative care, perform laboratory and diagnostic tests; administer medication/vaccines; perform humane euthanasia based on medical recommendations, and other duties as required.

Requisition number: #29338

Position posting will remain open until September 30, 2019.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Pay range is G.17, $35,568.00-$52,790.40
  • Health insurance, Dental, Legal, Short/Long term disability, and Deferred Comp and monthly personal time off accrual are some of the City benefit options available to employees.
  • All full-time employees are required to contribute 5% of annual salary toward their retirement account; in accordance with VRS retirement provisions
  • License renewal and annual continuing education credits paid for by the agency

Posted: 9/9/2019


   Woodstock, VA

Seven Bends Veterinary Hospital is looking for someone who enjoys working with the public in a fast-paced environment and providing service with a smile. Excellent client service skills, communication skills and ability to multi-task are a must - we are a busy practice and there is always a client or patient to serve. If you enjoy doing something different every day, having regular challenges and new things to learn then you are who we are looking for!

Major Job Tasks:

  • Patient care for feline and canine patients in a 3-4 DVM practice
  • Possesses skills for work including catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, dispensing/administration of pharmaceuticals, patient recovery, equipment maintenance and other inpatient care needs
  • Possesses skills for work including vital/history taking, client education, treatment plan prep/review, dispensing/administration of pharmaceuticals and ability to assist a veterinarian with outpatient care needs
  • Perform all laboratory in-hospital procedures and to prepare specimens for outside laboratories 
  • Assist veterinarians in client follow up via phone calls, emailing and texting regarding lab work, patient care and updates
  • Daily opening and closing procedures

Major Job Skills:

  • Must possess and maintain a Virginia state Veterinary Technician license
  • Work well under pressure and have the ability to multi-task
  • Work well as a team member and be professional at all times
  • Enjoy working with computers, have a moderate level of comfort/skill with technology and be willing to learn about new technology

There is flexibility with this position full time preferred but would consider a part time schedule for the right candidate. We are open 4 days a week from 7:30am-8pm M-Th, 7:30am-4:30pm Fri and Sun from 2pm-5pm. Availability to work as part of our Sunday rotation at least once a month is a requirement of employment.

To be considered for any position, please submit a cover letter and resume. Your cover letter should outline your customer service experience, any veterinary experience you may have, what you are looking for in your next position and what you are looking for in terms of culture in your next job. Your cover letter should also address your salary requirements. Candidates that pass the first screening and meet our current needs will be contacted for interviews. All candidates will be required to pass a background check and drug screen prior to beginning employment. Thank you for your time.

Please email cover letters and resumes to kristin.garrett@nvanet.com

Posted: 10/29/2019

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