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   Ashland, VA

Woodside Equine Clinic is an ambulatory and hospital-based practice located near Richmond, Virginia and we are growing and looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team. Our team of three full time LVTs, a part time LVT, as well as four full time in house assistants is looking for an enthusiastic, passionate, motivated individual to join our in house team as our number of hospitalized patients and surgical cases continues to grow.  If you enjoy a team atmosphere, being outside breathing in the fresh air and working with horses, this job is for you!  Must be available to rotate through weekends and after hours on call with other LVTs. Applicant must possess excellent organizational and communication skills, be detail oriented, able to multi-task, and be a team player in a fast-paced environment. Horse handling experience and general horse knowledge required. Responsibilities include assisting surgeons in the clinic, administering medications, processing lab work, running anesthesia and monitoring hospitalized patients. Applicants with equine anesthesia experience preferred, but willing to train the right candidate. Must have the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. Candidates should hold a current Virginia License or be license eligible. Our clinic thrives on team work, encourages our technicians and assistants to develop and grow in their roles, and values work life balance. Full Time is preferred but Part Time will be considered.  Please contact Sara Adcock for more information or email your resume to apply sadcock@woodsideequineclinic.com

Posted: 11/22/2021


   Charlottesville, VA

Greenbrier Emergency Animal Hospital is looking for full-time Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our team of experienced individuals. Our flexible schedule consists of overnight, weekend, and holiday shifts with full-time hours reached in 3 shifts per week! Our cases range from urgent care to critical care to emergency surgeries. This offers our LVTs the ability to utilize their degrees to the fullest and offers the ability to continue learning new skills.

A current Virginia license to practice as an LVT is required.

Here is What We Will Offer You:

  • COMPETITIVE PAY!
  • $5,000 SIGNING BONUS!
  • Generous Continuing Education Allowance
  • Annual Uniform Allowance
  • Discounted Emergency and Specialty Veterinary Care
  • Flexible Schedule!
  • Accrued Paid Time Off
  • Annual Bonus
  • Retirement Savings Plan (Simple IRA) with up to a 3% match
  • Paid Life and Disability Insurance
  • Health Insurance (Health Savings Plan Options Available)

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $30.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
All new employees must be vaccinated for COVID-19 or in the process of becoming vaccinated. We are still operating curbside and all staff is required to wear masks while in the building. We have increased cleaning protocols as well.

Ready for your next adventure? Let's Talk!!! https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=68465&clientkey=5AA6EA4F31E3E64B666823507B2D8C13

Posted: 1/11/2022


   Chesapeake, VA

At Barker Animal Hospital, we value the importance of building client relationships and educating them on their pet's health and needs. We stand out among the nearby vet clinics because of our unique wellness programs we offer and the fact that we are fear free certified.

As a Fear Free certified practice, we implement low stress and fear free handling techniques for all pets. This makes for a low-stress vet visit for everyone involved, including our employees. The selected candidate will be given the opportunity to obtain their own Fear Free certification at the practice's expense.

In addition, the right candidate will also possess these attributes and requirements:

  • Must be licensed in the state of Virginia
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Detail oriented
  • Understand and implement low-stress handling techniques
  • Basic laboratory skills required
  • Place intravenous catheters
  • Perform dental radiographs and prophylaxis
  • Intubate, extubate and recover surgical patients
  • Anticipate doctors' needs
  • Utilize practice management software

Benefits include: 401K, Health Insurance, PTO, Monthly profit percentage bonuses

Salary: $20-$25/hour

Preferred experience: 1 year veterinary technician

Please contact invoices@barkeranimalhospital.com for more information

Posted: 1/20/2022


   Fredericksburg, VA

England Run Veterinary Clinic

No Weekends! Great Culture! And a wonderful facility to practice in. 

There is room for growth with this group and you get all the MVP perks (profit sharing, incredibly high ethics and values, and of course our amazing benefits!)! 

https://jobs2.smartsearchonline.com/missionvetpartners/jobs/jobdetails.asp?jo_num=4578&apply=yes&cityZip=virginia&

Posted: 1/12/2022


    Kitty Hawk, NC

Seeking motivated LVT for progressive Veterinary Hospital on the beautiful Outer Banks of NC. The moderate volume, high care, four doctor practice caters to an affluent clientele that expects the best for their loved ones. The state of the art practice has all the toys, and personal interests are strongly encouraged.  We desire long-term relationship with a LVT who can be the cornerstone for our technician program as we continue to grow. The position includes competitive salary, health insurance, simple IRAs, uniform allowance, and licensing fees. 5K sign on bonus. If you are interested in joining our team, you may fax your resume to Jennifer at 252-261-1761, via mail-PO Box 599, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949, or email to coastal@coastalanimalhospital.com. Contact Jennifer, Practice Manager with any questions 252-261-3960.

Posted: 10/27/2021


  Midlothian, VA

Sycamore Veterinary Hospital 

This hospital boasts a wonderful team and amazing culture. If you are wanting to elevate your career to work with some of the best veterinarians and technicians near Richmond, VA then this is the career path for you! We take our technicians seriously and give them all of the tools they need to be successful, continue to grow, and to learn! Apply today!
https://jobs2.smartsearchonline.com/missionvetpartners/jobs/jobdetails.asp?jo_num=4560&apply=yes&cityZip=virginia&

Posted: 1/12/2022

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ER LVT, Midlothian location ($3000 sign on bonus):

Virginia Veterinary Centers is growing again, and we are looking for LVTs to join our ER team at our Midlothian location. Our current referral services include boarded specialist in:  Surgery, Oncology, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, Dentistry, and Critical Care..  Our facilities offer CT, radioactive iodine therapy, digital radiographs, ultrasonography, and minimally invasive surgery.

We are committed to the professional development of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement. Experience is always a plus, but we are also willing to train and mentor new graduates. We recognize the importance of work/life balance and strive to provide a schedule conducive to maintaining a healthy work/life balance for all our employees.

FT Benefits:

  • Competitive wages ($22-30/hour), 
    • Significant overnight differential pay
    • $3000 sign on bonus
    • Full-time benefits include health (we will pay your cobra for the 90 day wait period), dental, vision, and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), generous paid time off, uniforms, CE allowance, and personal pet discounts.

Email resume to: stephanie.keevis@virginiavetcenters.com

Posted: 11/30/2021

Richmond, VA

Three Chopt Animal Clinic is looking for an experienced full-time or part-time(flexible) Licensed Veterinary Technician. We are a high quality, multi-doctor, full serviced hospital. We are looking for an LVT who wants to join a hospital that is dedicated to active learning and high quality medicine. Applicant will be expected to perform all the duties of a Veterinary Technician, as well as possess excellent customer service and communication skills. Must be able to work independently and provide support to our doctors and staff. Hourly wage based on experience. Please send your resume with a cover letter to Sealofak@aol.com. Please include three professional references

Posted: 1/11/2022

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Full Time, Surgery LVT ($5000 Sign on bonus):

Virginia Veterinary Centers is expanding our surgery department and would like to add new members to our team. Members of the surgery team function with a great deal of autonomy and responsibility. Solid technical skills and anesthesia knowledge base, sound judgment, and the ability to function both independently and with a team are required. Strong communication skills, verbal and written; organizational skills; proactive thinking and the right attitude are also a must. Job Requirements:

  • Associate and Licensed (required)
  • Strong communication and client service skills
  • Proven ability to multi-task in a busy work setting
  • Strong sense of compassion and empathy for our patients
  • Experience in internal medicine preferred, but not required

We are committed to the professional development of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement. Experience is always a plus, but we are also willing to train and mentor new graduates. We recognize the importance of work/life balance and strive to provide a schedule conducive to maintaining a healthy work/life balance for all our employees.

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages ($25-$30/hour)
  •  $5,000 sign on bonus (from now until March 2022)
  • COBRA coverage with FT employment. 
  • Full-time benefits include health, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k),
  • Generous paid time off,
  • CE allowance,
  • Personal pet discounts.

Email resume tostephanie.keevis@virginiavetcenters.com

Posted: 11/30/2021

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ER LVT, Richmond location ($3000 sign on bonus):

Virginia Veterinary Centers is growing again, and we are looking for LVTs to join our ER team at our Richmond location. Our current referral services include boarded specialist in:  Surgery, Oncology, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, Dentistry, and Critical Care..  Our facilities offer CT, radioactive iodine therapy, digital radiographs, ultrasonography, and minimally invasive surgery.

 

We are committed to the professional development of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement. Experience is always a plus, but we are also willing to train and mentor new graduates. We recognize the importance of work/life balance and strive to provide a schedule conducive to maintaining a healthy work/life balance for all our employees.

FT Benefits:

  • Competitive wages ($22-30/hour), 
    • Significant overnight differential pay
    •  $3000 sign on bonus
    • Full-time benefits include health (we will pay your cobra for the 90 day wait period), dental, vision, and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), generous paid time off, uniforms, CE allowance, and personal pet discounts.

Email resume to: stephanie.keevis@virginiavetcenters.com

Posted: 11/30/2021



   South Riding, VA

Dulles South Veterinary Center is looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our growing team! This position is located in South Riding, VA. South Riding is a community located in Loudon County- Virginia's 3rd most populous county.

$5,000 Sign-On Bonus!! 
Are you looking for a new and exciting work environment that appreciates the knowledge and experience you have to offer? Do you have a passion for veterinary medicine and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment? Dulles South Veterinary Center may be the home for you! Two practices exist in the same building: Aldie Veterinary Hospital, providing general practice, and Dulles South Animal Emergency and Referral, providing emergency and critical care.

 We are looking for experienced Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our growing hospital for both day and overnight positions. We have a passion for high-quality patient care, 5-star client care, and education. Our Licensed Veterinary Technicians support our core mission by providing high-quality medical, surgical, emergency, and complementary veterinary services in one location; and achieve continuity of care through the collaboration of our own doctors, partnering with referring veterinarians, and consulting with specialists.

We offer competitive wages including an overnight differential and a benefits package that includes:

·        Healthcare benefits

·        401(k) with Company Match

·        Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays

·        Uniform Allowance

·        Generous Pet Discount

 We offer:

·        Advanced Surgical Procedures

·        A busy, seven doctor hospital that supports and utilizes your skills

·        Commitment to practicing high-quality and comprehensive veterinary medicine

·        A behavior-focused approach to patient care

·        A collaborative team environment that focuses on training and individual growth

Responsibilities and Duties:

·        Demonstrate low-stress handling techniques mindful of creating a Fear-Free environment

·        Clearly and thoroughly communicate in a polite and professional manner with clients

·        Technical skills include but not limited to: venipuncture, IV catheter placement, administering IV/IM/SQ injections, endotracheal intubation, and urinary cystocentesis

·        Induce and monitor anesthesia during and assist with a variety of surgeries and procedures

·        Utilizing AVImark to maintain client and patient records

·        Monitoring hospitalized patients, utilizing a variety of technical skills to provide superior nursing care

·        Performing thorough physical exams on patients and recognizing abnormal findings

·        Calculating appropriate drug calculations for oral and injectable administrations

·        Ability to perform CPCR and manage traumatic injuries

·        Preferred but not required: Ability to place Central Line Catheters and Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters.

Qualifications and Skills:

·        Veterinary Technician License in Virginia, or have an active license in another state that qualifies you to be eligible for licensing

·        The ability to handle stressful or emergency situations in a calm and supportive manner

·        Excellent communication and customer service skills

·        Experience is preferred, but we are willing to train new graduates. 

·        We do accept experienced Technician Students, actively enrolled in a credentialed Tech Program. Level of experience will determine if they can be on a technician schedule. 

·        LVT/RVTs with emergency experience a plus, such as placing PICC lines, central lines, CPCR,  traumatic injury management, and advanced drug calculations. This experience is highly preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate if they meet our cultural standards.

If you are passionate about growth, and you want to work for a company that values and utilizes its technical team, then we are the place for you! Apply today! 

Contact erika.allen@pathwayvets.com for more information!

Posted: 1/3/2022


    Wytheville, VA

Community Animal Clinic Inc is looking to hire a Licensed Veterinary Technician. This position does not open very often. Very close knit, low stress, high volume, privately owned, small animal practice.

Open Monday-Friday 8am-5:30pm and Saturdays 8am-12pm.

Benefit packages available. 401K offered. PTO. Paid holidays. Healthy work environment. CE Allowance. Monthly bonus for meeting goals. Staff samples. Employee discounts. Employee pet boarding. Monthly lunch and learns. Staff incentive prizes. And an awesome clinic cat! Fun place to be!

Please contact cacwytheville@gmail.com for more information.

Posted: 10/27/21

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