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   Charlottesville, VA

Autumn Trails Veterinary Center is central Virginia's first urgent care practice. Our culture combines high quality wellness, walk-in urgent care medicine, and boarding; from 8 am to 8 pm, seven days a week.

The ideal candidate must enjoy a fast paced environment and be a great multi-tasker. No on call or overnight shifts. We have a flexible employee schedule. 

Candidates must have a current license to practice in Virginia. Very competitive compensation is based on experience. Our full time benefits include $2500 sign on bonus, health/dental/vision/life insurance, 401k matching, license dues, paid CE, paid time off, professional association dues, uniform allowance, and pet care discounts. 

Job Type: Full-Time

Please email a cover letter and resume to jobs@autumntrailsvet.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Posted: 4/16/2021


   Chesapeake, VA

Barker Animal Hospital 

If you are tired of feeling stagnant in your current role, look no further. We are a privately owned, small animal general practice looking for someone who would love to learn more and strive to continuously grow with our practice. Our level/phase training time line offers many opportunities to help with your desired career growth.

Our practice is located in Chesapeake, Virginia, which is along the Intracoastal Waterway and rich in history and great outdoor activities. We 're just minutes from Virginia Beach Oceanfront and a short drive to the North Carolina Outer Banks.

We are driven by our goal to provide high-quality, compassionate veterinary care that is valued by our clients. We focus on educating and empowering our clients to seek out and provide their pets the best care to ensure a happy, healthy life. Our new facility is well equipped with the tools needed to practice modern, high-quality veterinary medicine. We love providing individualized care and attention to our clients, and we like to have fun while we do it too!

Some of our benefits include PTO, 401k and bonus incentives.

Please send your resume to our Practice Manager, Megan at invoices@barkeranimalhospital.com. We are excited to hear from you!

Posted: 5/5/2021


   Clear Brook, VA

Kingdom Animal Hospital in Clear Brook, VA is looking for a motivated and energetic full time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our ever-growing small animal practice for immediate hire. We are looking for someone that is able to multitask, is organized, self motivated and works well in a team environment. Our veterinary hospital is a well-furnished facility with advanced equipment and technologies to provide the highest standard of care. We are equipped to provide in-house diagnostic testing, digital radiography (including dental), ultrasound, and endoscopy. We work very closely with nearby referral centers to provide the best care possible. If interested, please email your resume to Melanie Mason at manager.kah@gmail.com

Posted: 3/31/2021


   Durham, NC

$3500 HIRING BONUS

Registered Veterinary Technicians for Surgery Service
Triangle Veterinary Referral Hospitals

Durham, North Carolina

Job Summary
Essential job functions of an anesthesia technician are primarily to perform general anesthesia and sedation on dogs and cats within the TVRH facilities. Anesthesia technicians work within the surgery department, however, may be required to perform anesthesia and/or sedation in other departments as well.

Floor Responsibilities

  • Provide all anesthetic support and phases beginning with sedation through induction, surgery, postoperative, extubation and recovery.
  • Perform various technical procedures including intravenous catheter placement, venipuncture, IV, SQ, IM injections, using various anesthetic multi-monitors and understand the rationale of use, various local and regional nerve blockade and emergency interventions including CPCR
  • Maintain accurate and complete medical records
  • Maintain a clean work environment to maintain any infectious disease protocols
  • Help assist in the surgery suite as necessary with cleaning the ORs and surgical instruments and setting up and breaking down the ORs.

Job Requirements:

  • Associates degree in Veterinary Technology
  • Current RVT in NC or eligible for NC registration

Benefits include:

  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Benefits package includes PTO, health, vision, dental, LTD, STD, Life and AD&D and a 401K with employer match

APPLY TO: https://www.trianglevrh.com/careersdurham

Posted: 3/23/2021


   Fairfax Station, VA

Northern Virginia Small Animal Hospital with AAHA accreditation and Fear Free philosophy

Crosspointe Animal Hospital is looking for LVTs, FT/PT with any level of experience. We are a multi-doctor, multi-technician, full service veterinary hospital, with all the tools and the mentorship to share on how best to use your skills. You’ll be working with a strong support team in a beautifully equipped, well managed practice, and we’re hoping you’ll be an energetic, warm team member with excellent communication skills.

We work with a variety of clients and patients, which means you’ll grow daily by sharing ideas about new and familiar cases alike. We work with client pets, fosters and rescue animals, so you’ll see a wide variety of treatments and conditions – no “yay another ear swab..” days with us! We primarily see dogs and cats, with some variety with birds and pocket pets.

Mentorship and organization beyond comparison. Moving reimbursement, license paid, health, vacation, retirement plan, base salary competitive with emergency or specialty practices plus end of year appreciation, CE, and other generous benefits.

https://www.crosspointeanimalhospital.com/contact

Posted: 3/16/2021


   Fishersville, VA

TenderCare Veterinary Center
Didn’t you become a Veterinary Technician because you understand that pets are cherished family members?  Isn’t your life’s work dedicated to preserving and protecting the loving bonds we share with pets?

Preserving and protecting this bond is the overall focus of our established, progressive veterinary clinic in Fishersville, VA.  We achieve this through personalized, thorough, and loving attention to the needs of each patient in our well-equipped, modern facility.  We are currently searching for a like-minded Veterinary Technician to join us and hold a central role with our team.

The ideal candidate will enjoy a fast-paced environment and be able to multi-task without compromising patient care. Self-motivation along with a sincere desire to provide comprehensive, high quality patient and client care is a must. Effective communication amongst staff, employer and clientele is required.

The candidate must be comfortable in routine wellness and preventative care, including effective communication with clients. Inducing/intubating, monitoring anesthesia, placing IVCs, venipuncture, cystocentesis, and performing emergency triage.

Our full time shift schedule consists of 3 to 4 days per week. NO weekend shifts. No on call or overnight shifts.

If you are looking for a professional position where you will have a central role in the success of the practice, and the ability to learn and grow, look no further and contact us today!

Please submit a cover letter and resume to infotcvc@gmail.com or in person at our office if interested.  No phone calls accepted. We look forward to hearing from you.

Posted: 2/24/2021


   Holly Springs, NC

HIRING BONUS

Experienced Veterinary Technician - 3rd Shift
Triangle Veterinary Referral Hospitals

Holly Springs, North Carolina

Essential Job Duties:

  • Provide nursing care to critically ill hospitalized patients in conjunction with specialty and emergency veterinarians
  • Triage incoming patients presenting on emergency 
  • Perform hourly patient assessment, monitoring and recognize changes in status
  • Place peripheral and central catheters
  • Restrain patients for exams and treatments
  • Set up and administer IV and SQ fluids
  • Maintain urinary catheters
  • Bandage removal and application
  • Suture and drain removal
  • Perform drug dose calculations for injectable medications and CRIs
  • Administer injectable medications (IV, IM, SQ)
  • Administer other medications (PO, OU, OD)
  • Maintain isolation protocols for infectious patients
  • Basic wound cleaning and care
  • Administer injectable and inhalant anesthesia
  • Monitor patients while under and post anesthesia and maintain a monitoring log
  • Obtain samples for and perform in house laboratory testing
  • Assist in CPCR

Job Requirements:

  • Graduation from high school or GED equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years of veterinary experience (emergency experience required)
  • Current RVT in NC or eligible for NC registration (preferred)

Benefits include:

  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible scheduling 
  • Benefits package includes PTO, health, vision, dental, LTD, STD, Life and AD&D and a 401k with employer match

APPLY TO: https://www.trianglevrh.com/careershollysprings

Posted: 3/23/2021


   Leesburg, VA

Veterinary Technician/Assistant - Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center, VA Tech 

Job description:  

Works directly for patient care services to assist clinicians with the performance of their daily patient care needs including emergency, outpatient and inpatient cases. Provides quality care for all equine patients to include the provision of intensive care for non-isolated and isolated cases, treatments and medication administration; assists with diagnostic procedures involving all imaging modalities; operating room support and case circulation; laboratory and pathology testing, necropsy support; preparation of medications; anesthesia support. Provides skills training for veterinary technician students, veterinary students and patient care staff. Provides shared rotational emergency after hours and weekend on-call coverage for the operating room and afterhours (evening and night shift) coverage for the nursing department.

Required qualifications: 

Current experience handling and working with a variety of sport, pleasure and competition horses. Skills and knowledge to assist with a variety of biomedical, performance, imaging, nursing, clinical laboratory/pathology/necropsy and equine veterinary care procedures. Working knowledge of equine anatomy and veterinary terminology. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to follow oral and written instructions. Ability to follow established protocol and procedures. Ability to make decisions and react quickly in order to maintain the safety of patients and personnel. Must be able to safely move and handle up to 50 lbs.

Preferred but not required qualifications: 
LVT in the state of VA or licensure from a state that will transfer. Experience with veterinary practice management information systems.

Virginia Tech offers full-time employees competitive salaries, excellent health insurance, significant paid time off, and participation in the Virginia Retirement System

Job posting # 515873
To apply please visit https://careers.pageuppeople.com/968/cw/en-us/job/515873/veterinary-service-specialist

Having problems applying? Please email Sonya Kesslar at skesslar@vt.edu

Posted: 4/30/2021

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Licensed Veterinary Technician Emergency and Critical Care

VCA Animal Emergency Critical Care  - housed in The LifeCentre for Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Care - is located in Leesburg, Virginia. 

  • $2,500 Sign On Bonus
  • Weekend and Overnight Shift Differential Pay
  • 12-hour shifts or 10-hour rotational shifts (3 on/3 off)
  • CE allowance

Use your skills to the best of your ability. Work in an environment where you can learn every day. Be part of an elite team!
The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient care - with the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen.

Why We Need You

As a member of the VCA team, your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent - by delivering an outstanding client experience - so they will partner with us for the lifelong care of their companion animals.
We want you to use the knowledge that you've invested your time and talent in. The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to:

  • Venipuncture
  • catheter placement
  • radiology
  • anesthesia monitoring
  • physical examinations and patient assessment
  • surgical preparation and assisting
  • laboratory work
  • pharmacy
  • patient recovery
  • compassionate care for our hospitalized patients

Why You Should Consider Us
At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.

  • You will enjoy exposure to a diverse and stimulating caseload, employ the most advanced imaging and monitoring tools, and tap into the expertise of more than 4,500+ doctors, including 600+ boarded specialists
  • You will sharpen your skills - and even learn some new techniques - and explore career options that only VCA can offer, such as continuing education, transfer, specialization, and leadership opportunities.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

Please contact Lisa Hall - Lisa.Hall@vca.com or 571-209-1162

Posted: 4/27/2021


   Lexington, VA

Blue Ridge Animal Clinic in Lexington, Virginia

Seeking a full or part time Licensed Veterinary technician for our busy mixed animal practice that has six Veterinarians on staff. Applicant must be flexible with a schedule to be able to work weekends, after hours and holidays. This person must be organized, friendly, motivated and work well within a team environment. We offer pet discounts, paid holidays, vacation, IRA, medical and dental insurance and reimbursement for continuing education. Possible overnight occasional work with embryo transfer duties.

Compensation will be based on experience level and skills.

Interested applicants please forward your resume and references to bracvet24450@gmail.com

Posted: 3/29/2021


   Louisa, VA

Animal Medical Center of Louisa

We would love to welcome you to our small animal, private practice in rural Louisa, Virginia. You'll find a wonderful quality of life here in our historically farming community between Charlottesville, Richmond and Fredericksburg. This location means you are near the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, ocean, lakes and DC city life along with multitudes of outdoor activities, beautiful countryside and historical areas, yet reasonable land prices, taxes, quite a few colleges and universities, good schools and a friendly small town community. 

We are looking for a full or part time addition to our professional team of 3 DVMs and 2 LVTs, along with a stable support staff that likes and appreciates each other. We see mainly dogs and cats, but also a growing number of exotics and the occasional pet laying hen.

Interests and skills should include client communication, preventative care, senior care, dental care, surgical assistances and anesthesia monitoring, imaging,. lab work, history taking and triage, patient care, caring handling and restraint, equipment maintenance and more. You will work closely with the veterinarians and LVTs and will have mentoring available to you. Your skills and input will be very appreciated.

We are nicely equipped with Heska in house lab equipment, Cuattro digital x-ray, cold therapy laser, optic video endoscopy, dental equipment, and more.

We enjoy being a smaller practice that engages with clients and provides them and their pets thoughtful, up to date, quality medical care and personal service. We really care about our clients and patients. We like being the kind and size of practice where everyone can keep up with the best interests of patients, clients and staff. 

A strong work ethic and a fun attitude toward work are appreciated as well as multitasking ability, time management skills, computer skills, and an appreciation for fellow team members. Experience is helpful, but we will welcome any new graduate capable of working independently with the support of team members. We enjoy flexible scheduling to support our personal lives and rotating Saturday morning hours. Emergencies and night care are supported by multiple nearby emergency and specialty centers.

Come and put your skills to work with our team! Competitive compensation is based on experience, and also includes PTO, CE, insurance stipend, licenses, retirement plan, uniform allowance, and pet discounts. To apply, send a cover letter and resume including references to healthypets@amclouisa.com or AMCL 4494 Davis Hwy Louisa, VA 23093. We look forward to hearing from you.

Posted: 2/17/2021


   Richmond, VA

Consider joining our team as we work to make an awesome animal hospital into an exceptional animal hospital!

We are in search of a LVT for a busy small animal hospital in Richmond. Potential candidates considering full-time, part-time or relief hours are all welcome! Some of the skills we are looking for, but are willing to train as needed: anesthetic patient care (from IVC placement to recovery), monitoring anesthesia and troubleshooting on the fly, performing medical treatments & patient care, reviewing and fill prescription refill requests, accurately maintaining medical records and entering charges, taking X-rays, reading cytologies, performing cystocentesis and performing in house laboratory diagnostics.

We are willing to discuss a flexible schedule: Full-time 4-tens or 5-eights; part-time or relief technicians can work a set schedule with flexibility. For full-time employees, we offer an excellent benefit package including 100% paid medical insurance, paid holidays, PTO and discounts on personal pet care / product purchases, paid license fees, CE allowance and a paid lunch period. Plus there are no nights or weekends! Experience with AVImark preferred but not required. VA state license is required.  

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Relief

Salary: $20.00 per hour pending experience; negotiable

Please contact Carol Ann for more info at officemgr.chah@gmail.com

Posted: 4/29/2021

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Animal Care Inspector – LVT Required (#01402), The VA Dept of Agriculture and Consumer Services is seeking an LVT to inspect animal shelters and pet shops and to assist with the training of animal control officers and animal shelter and pet shop management in the Richmond vicinity and southern half of the state. Considerable travel. Work from home. State car provided for business use. Pay $35,278 - $45,000 YR. Deadline 3/31/21, 11:59PM. Complete details & application instructions at https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/216373 or call (804) 371-8066 for assistance. VDACS is dedicated to recruiting, supporting, and maintaining a competent and diverse work force. EOE.

Posted: 3/17/2021


  Springfield, VA

We are seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician with oncology experience to join our team in Springfield, VA.

$3,000 Sign on Bonus after 90 days! Great Monday through Friday schedule. NO weekends!!

At The Oncology Service (TOS), we strive to provide compassionate and thoughtful care when pets and their people need it most. It also means access to state-of-the-art cancer therapies, including both medical and radiation oncology, and clinical trials.

We are seeking someone with a minimum of 1 year of experience working in a veterinary oncology setting. Strong communication and organization skills with a positive attitude is a must. Accuracy in calculating and delivering anesthetic agents, fluids, CRIs and a comprehensive understanding and experience with anesthetic monitoring is required.

Benefits start Immediately, no waiting period! Full-time benefits include health with an optional 100% employer paid plan, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401 (k), Employee Assistance Program, paid time off, uniforms, and a generous CE allowance. 

$3,000 sign on Bonus after 90 days!

Apply today @ https://ethosveterinaryhealth.applytojob.com/apply/njrNIDVzYf/Experienced-Licensed-Veterinary-Technician-LVT-Oncology-Sign-On-Bonus

Please visit our web-site @ https://www.ethosvet.com/the-oncology-service-locations/

Thank you for reading our posting. We hope to hear from you soon!

Posted: 2/25/2021


   Woodbridge, VA

Licensed Veterinary Technician FT/PT
Woodbridge, Virginia

Davis Ford Animal Hospital is currently looking for a licensed veterinary technician who excels in a fast paced but detail-oriented practice. Our full service small animal hospital offers wellness exams, routine vaccines, surgery, digital radiology, mobile ultrasound, full service in house lab equipment, and an outside diagnostic laboratory. We are looking for a self-motivated individual who is a quick learner. Must be an energetic team player and willing to work evenings and Saturdays. Our hours are as follow: Tuesday-Friday 8:00AM-6:00PM, Saturday 7:45AM-3:00PM.

Responsibilities: Confidence in customer service skills/client communication, animal handling, ability to lift 40 pounds, phlebotomy, catheter placement, laboratory skills, radiology, anesthesia, dentistry and surgery. Experience with Idexx and CornerStone software is a plus!

Benefits: We offer competitive wages, uniform allowance and discounted veterinary services. For full time staff we also offer a simple IRA retirement plan, vacation plus holiday pay and wellness pay. We are more than an employment experience; we are a family. If you are looking for a pleasant, down to earth, and family friendly work environment please contact us. 

Please submit a cover letter and resume to obvhdfacdhr@gmail.com

Posted: 5/12/2021


   Work from Home

WORK FROM HOME as a CVT/LVT/RVT! 

Daytime Hours

Job Description
Industry Representative are responsible for responding to incoming cases via the telephone regarding potential adverse events from pet owners and veterinarians related to various animal health products manufactured by an animal health client of SafetyCall. Industry Representatives provide answers to general inquiries on routine product use, such as clarification and information slated on product labels or inserts, and document lack of efficacy cases, product complaints, customer service and other inquiry caes.

Schedule
Full-time, 40 hours per week. Shifts are 8 1/2 hours falling between 9AM-7PM CST. Positions do not have a set schedule. Shift times and days will vary and include 2-3 weekends per month plus some holidays. 

Required Experience, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

1. Active CVT/LVT/RVT License and 1+ years of work experience in a veterinary clinic
2. At least one year of emergency/critical care experience preferred
3. Skilled in communication, computer programs, keyboarding, and math.
4. Detail oriented with ability to multitask
5. Customer service focused

Remote Requirements:
In addition to obtaining and maintaining some IT equipment, high speed internet, and a landline phone, remote agents may not have any other responsibilities during their shift.

To apply click here

Posted: 3/19/2021

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WORK FROM HOME as a Veterinary Technician!

Job Description
Responsible for responding to incoming cases on Pet Poison Helpline and/or SafetyCall's industry side via telephone, email, and chat applications regarding potential toxic exposures, poisonings, and other adverse events. Take histories, triage, advise, and document calls.

Schedule
Full-time, 40 hrs/week. Shift times/days vary and include 2-3 weekends/month and some holidays.

Evenings: Shifts are 8 1/2 hours long and range from 2pm-2:30am CST. Flexibility in availability is highly preferred.

Floats: Shifts are 8 1/2 hours long and range from 5am-12:30am CST. Flexibility in availability is highly preferred.

Part-time, 16-24 hours per week. Shift times/days vary and include 2-3 weekends/month and some holidays.

Daytime: Shifts are 4 hours long and range from 7am-2pm CST. Flexibility in availability is highly preferred.

Evenings: Shifts are 4 hours long and range from 5pm-12am CST. Flexibility in availability is highly preferred.

Required Experience, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

1. Active CVT, LVT, RVT License and 1+ years of work experience in a vet clinic OR Minimum of 5 yrs of experience as a vet tech/assistant (non-certified) performing technician responsibilities in a vet clinic.

To apply to Position 1: Veterinary Information Specialist, click here.

To apply to Position 2: Non Certified Veterinary Technician, click here.

Posted: 2/16/2021


    Yorktown, VA

Small clinic in Yorktown, VA seeks a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our busy and growing practice. Magruder Tabb Animal Clinic is a respected and firmly established, privately owned clinic located on the Peninsula, within convenient driving distance from Williamsburg and Virginia Beach. Our staff is a cohesive & efficient team that strives to deliver the best medicine to our patients & the best experience for our clients. A motivated, team-oriented candidate who strives to work hard for self actualization, as well as to better our practice would be an ideal candidate. 

Candidate must have Virginia Veterinary Technician licensure along with competency in common practice software systems, knowledge of animal behavior & husbandry and possess confident client communication skills. Candidate must be proficient in venipuncture, IV catheter placement, intubation, anesthetic procedures & monitoring, surgical assistance & dental prophylaxis. 1 to 3 years of experience is desirable. 

Qualified candidates can apply at 3440 Hampton Highway, Yorktown, VA 23693. Resumes can be emailed to "magrudertabb@yahoo.com".

Posted: 4/ 29/2021

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Full Time Licensed Veterinary Technicians or Student LVTs Wanted

Interested in joining one of the largest, progressive, emergency veterinary clinics on the peninsula?

The Peninsula Animal Referral Center is seeking compassionate; team oriented experienced, positive full-time and part-time Licensed Veterinary Technicians for our emergency department. Applicants must have strong communication skills, an energetic attitude, empathy, and enthusiasm for helping client and patient alike. 

We offer competitive salaries, and additional benefits. Must have 1-3 years' experience. Student LVTs with hands on experience may apply.

Our 12,000 sq ft emergency & referral center is located between historic Williamsburg and the Virginia Beach/Norfolk metropolitan area. Amenities of this state-of-the-art facility include extensive monitoring and diagnostic equipment, and digital radiography. The emergency practice is located in a separate area of the referral center and has enjoyed strong support from area practices for the past 45 years. Specialty practice includes a Cardiologist, Dermatologist, Internist, Ophthalmologist and Surgeon.

If you are interested in learning more, please submit your resume and cover letter to kfary@parcvets.com or fax to 757-595-3038 Attn: PARC ER.

Visit parcvets.com for more information on our facility, employment opportunities and the PVA!

Posted: 4/21/2021

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