Vet Tech Job Opportunities
Vanguard Veterinary Associates
Description: Vanguard Vet currently provides low cost pet vaccines and diagnostic testing throughout central and south Texas and the Houston area. We are always in search of dependable, motivated individuals for employment opportunities.
Our mobile clinics are primarily week day evenings and weekends so our schedules are perfect for university, college and high school students and teachers. And if you’re looking to add to your existing income our schedules are very flexible.
Job responsibilities include: accurate and efficient data entry, cash management, processing and handling of checks, providing excellent customer service and other duties as assigned.
Job responsibilities include: collecting and maintaining patient records, holding/restraining animals during treatment, providing basic care for animals including blood draw and the administration of vaccines under the direct supervision of the Veterinarian and other assigned duties.
Contact: For more information and to get an application go to: http://www.vanguardvet.com
Retama Equine Hospital
Description: Retama Equine Hospital is looking for a full-time, enthusiastic equine veterianry technician to join our growing team! We are a busy primary care, emergency, and surgicl equine-only referral center, providing high-quality care for the San Antonio metor area and surrounding cities.
Our ideal candidate would be someone who is able to: mulittask effectively, communicate well, is outgoing, dependable, hard working, confident, and loyal. Technicians here are team-player, but should also be able to work independently. Our working environment is a very positive, supportive place, and we are seeking the right perosn to compliment that atmosphere. Our technician assist the doctor in a variety of aspects, including lameness, dentistry, surgery, and emergency appointments, as well as in-hospital treatments. Applicants should also be comfortalbe working around clients and their horses-additional horse handling skills can be taught. Familiarity with technicial skills, digital radiography, laboratory equipment (such as CBC/Chemistry machines), and computers as we are a "paper-light" clinic are requirments.
On cll duties (including some weekends) are required as we are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and are sharded between technicians. Working with horses is often a physical job so being able to stand for long periods of time and lift items up to 50lbs are occasionally requires. Benefits available-pay commensurate with experience. Experienced technicians and new graduates are welcome to apply.
Contact: email your resume and contact information for three people who can provide references to Dr. Sarah Grose at firstname.lastname@example.org
Heights Veterinary Clinic
Description: Experienced Veterinary Technician needed for 4 doctor small animal practice in the Heights. We are looking for someone who is formally trained with hands-on experience. The right candidate would be professional, positive, dependable and willing to teach others. This person would share our commitment to pet families and quality patient care. They would also have excellent written and verbal communication skills. This is a full time position 40 hour a week position where you would get to exercise your skills all areas of the hospital including surgery, radiology, laboratory, pharmacy and exam rooms. We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package. If you are looking for a great opportunity to be a part of a fantastic team.
Contact: email your resume' for consideration to email@example.com
Garden Oaks Veterinary Clinic
Advanced skills are preferred for this full-time position, including surgical assistance, radiology, dentals, lab tests, and more. Candidate must be outgoing and comfortable interacting with clients. Competitive salary, paid training, and continuing education programs available. If you want to be on an outstanding team and are interested in this position,
Garden Oaks Veterianry Clinic
Position: Motivated Kennel Assistant
Description: Garden Oaks Veterinary Clinic is an AAHA-accredited practice that promotes teamwork and a warm, caring approach toward our clients and patients. If you enjoy working with minimal supervision, possess a passion for working with people and pets, and are looking to gain experience in the veterinary field, you just might be the person we are looking for! Kennel Assistants can handle everything from the most spirited Labrador to geriatric cats needing TLC. Oh yeah, there’s lots of cleaning too, but also lots of love! These behind-the-scenes members of our staff are always moving and always willing to help our Doctors and Veterinary Assistants when needed. It is also a great way to learn more about veterinary medicine and what a potential career in the field would look like. The ideal candidate will be professional, maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic, utilize excellent verbal and written communication skills, and excel in a fast-paced multi-tasking environment. Experience not required but a HUGE plus!
Contact: Please send your resume with cover letter to hireGOVC@gmail.com for us to review, and we will contact you to set up an interview if we feel you would be a great fit.
Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists
Description: Gulf Coast Veterinary Ophthalmology is uniquely equipped to treat a wide range of ophthalmic problems. Our goal is to utilize the exceptional skills and expertise of our doctors and the most advanced technology and treatment options to ensure your pet receives extraordinary care.
We are seeking full-time employee to work as the doctor’s right-hand, relaying information to our clients and staff while organizing the daily activities of the doctor. Ophthalmology technicians are also client advocates, ensuring the client needs and concerns are addressed on all levels.
Primary responsibilities include (but are not limited to) assisting with appointments, client communications, computer/data entry, and routine technical skills: venipuncture, IV catheter placement, brief anesthetic monitoring, restraint. Employees will be trained by experienced staff and technicians to perform preliminary ophthalmic tests (tear film assessment, application of corneal stains, tonometry), advanced ophthalmic diagnostics (electroretinography, ocular/orbital ultrasonography), and ophthalmology-specific surgical assistance.
Our Technicians are responsible for maintenance of medical, anesthesia, and surgery records/logs, anesthesia induction and maintenance, surgical preparation of patients, circulating in the operating room, scrubbing in to assist during surgical procedures, immediate pre and post-operative treatments and recovery of surgery patients.
If you are energetic, enthusiastic and really enjoy client service, anesthesia and ophthalmology – please apply today!
Applicants must be graduates of an AVMA approved Veterinary Technology Program and must obtain their LVT status within two years of employment. We are always willing to accept applications from LVTs for permanent full time positions.
We offer an excellent benefit package: Continuing Education; dues to professional associations; 401K plan; uniform allowance; paid holidays, vacation and sick leave; health insurance, dental/vision insurance, life insurance, as well as long and short term disability.
Salary is competitive and directly related to experience. New graduates welcome.
Contact: Please send your resume and cover letter to Rene Musgrove, LVT at firstname.lastname@example.org
FM 1488 Animal Medical Center
Shift is from 7:15 am to 6 pm 4 days a week, and rotating Saturdays from 7:15 am to 1 pm. Pay depends on qualifications and experience. Other benefits include CE allowance for credentialed technicians, IRA, PTO time, pet discount, uniforms, a fun and positive work environment and more.
Contact: If interested send your resume to email@example.com or fax it to 281-259-7611. You may also drop it off in person at 7002 FM 1488 Rd. Magnolia, TX 77354.
TAMU-Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
The Pet Wellness Clinic