Vet Tech Job Opportunities
Animal House Veterinary Hospital
Position: Experienced Veterinary Technicians
Description: Our practice is AAHA Certified, with state of the art equipment. Our facilities include digital radiographs, ultrasound, Companion Laser Therapy, Bovie Electrocautery, intraoral digital radiographs, Abaxis HM5, Abaxis Vetscan II, Abaxis i-Stat, and more. We offer emergency care, critical care, orthopedics, dermatology, minor/major surgeries, routine care of canines/felines, and so on. We are currently seeking two full time experienced Veterinary Technicians for a fast paced small practice animal hospital in League City, Texas. We would consider a student that is attempting to obtain their Licensed Veterinary Certificate. Our technicians work one late night a week till 8pm, and rotate Saturdays from 8-1pm. We offer profit sharing, paid holidays, and 6 paid days off after one year of employment. You can visit our website at www.myanimalhousevets.com for more information about our facility.
Contact: forward your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or come in to fill out an application.
Houston Animal Hospital and Beechcrest Animal Clinic
Position: Licensed Veterinary Technician
Description:Both clinics seek an experienced licensed veterinary technician who is comfortable with routine services in a day practice, including but not limited to: client interaction and education, restraint, blood draws, catheter placements, vaccinations, promotion of heartworm and other preventive products, anesthesia monitoring, surgery preparation, recovery monitoring, etc. We will be interested in a less experienced, confident and fast learner also. A working interview is preferred. The clinics are both located in southwest Houston. One is Houston Animal Hospital located in Sugar Land on Highway 6 and West Airport road- this is a brand new startup practice opening on November 1, 2014. The other is Beechcrest Animal Clinic located in Alief on Beechnut and Wilcrest- this is an established practice. Both are small animal, dog and cat only, day practices. No emergencies and no boarding.
Contact:Please contact me for applications in both places. Fatima Khan, DVM email@example.com
North Houston Veterinary Specialists
Position: Licensed Veterinary Technician
Description:North Houston Veterinary Specialists, a BluePearl Veterinary Partner, is currently looking for Veterinary Technicians to join our growing team, in all three of our Houston locations; Katy, Spring and Willowbrook. These exciting positions cover a broad range of needs in our practices from assisting the emergency clinicians to triage and treat critical patients, to assisting the specialists with their patients and procedures. The possibilities for your horizon are great; getting to work with excellent emergency clinicians to save lives or continuing to grow your skills by assisting specialists in cutting edge medical procedures. This is the perfect place for people who thrive in fast paced environments and want to continually improve their skills and broaden their horizons in specialty veterinary medicine. We are a rapidly growing veterinary practice that is looking for people with “can do” attitudes and excellent customer service. Previous veterinary experience is a plus, but not required as we are willing to train the right person. We offer our employees a competitive salary based on experience and attitude and offer benefits such as health insurance, matching 401K, paid sick and vacation time as well as a uniform allowance and Continuing Education allowance.
Contact: If you are interested in becoming part of our exciting team, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Corner Vet
Description:Do you love pets and want to share your talents by providing high quality wellness care? If you answered “yes,” The Corner Vet needs you!Our practice is looking for technicians with a positive outlook, a belief in preventive medicine, and the ability to communicate complicated conditions in a down-to earth manner. Certification is respected, but experience is highly regarded. WE Offer: compensation that is top of the line and more than competitive. Provide an exceptional benefits package:Vacation and holiday pay, Continuing Education allowance, Medical, dental, eye insurance, Disability and Life insurance, Personal pet care benefits. If YOU:Are interested in a flexible schedule. Ready to work hard and have fun in the process Integrate well and make a strong team member
Contact: Please send a cover letter and resume to: email@example.com
Wilcrest Animal HospitalPosition: Kennel positions, part time
Duties include the following:
1.Daily care of boarding and hospitalized dogs and cats
2.Medicating 3.Assisting the technicians and doctors as needed 4.Bathing, drying and brushing pets 5.Cleaning and restocking the hospital and kennel 6.Maintaining exterior area of the clinic 7.Client communication 8.Assisting clients as needed 9.Evaluating boarding pets for signs of illness, stress or injuries. We are looking for people willing to commit to Wilcrest Animal Hospital for the long term. Cross training for veterinary technician is possible for the persons showing the right attitude and aptitude. Candidates must have reliable transportation and should live fairly close to the hospital as weekends and holidays require at least two trips into the hospital. Weekends and holidays are assigned on a rotating basis. Candidates should be able to lift 50# pounds and be able to communicate clearly with other staff members and clients. Compensation includes the following:1.Generous discounts on personal pets (up to 5) 2.Overtime for work performed on recognized holidays (we have 6) 3.Two sets of scrubs
4.Continuing education credits All candidates will need to fill out an application for employment prior to being called for an interview. Must be able to pass a drug and background check.
Contact: Please send resumes to: Deborah Burdick, Hospital Manager Wilcrest Animal Hospital 704 Wilcrest Drive Houston, TX 77042 phone 713-781-3770 or e-mail Wilcrestom@gmail.com
Tanglewood Animal Hospital
Position: LVT and Assistants
Description:Tanglewood Animal Hospital is a small 3 doctor AAHA practice located in the Tanglewood area near the intersection of Woodway and Voss. We offer competitive pay based on experience and licensure, vacation/sick leave, 401K, health care and scrub allowance as well as generous employee pet discounts. We are currently looking for a veterinary technician and receptionist. The veterinary technician does not necessarily need to be an LVT but of course that would be a bonus. The tech would be in charge of assisting doctors with in room appointments and drop offs, taking a brief history from clients, setting up for surgeries, monitoring anesthesia, performing dentals, providing care for any hospitalized patients, administering vaccines, drawing blood, placing IV catheters, etc. The receptionist would be in charge of checking in/out patients, taking payments from clients, keeping the medical records up to date, entering past vaccine history, handling a multi line phone system, and needs to be able to communicate with others on behalf of the doctor when calling specialists or other vet offices. Knowledge of Avimark is also preferred. The receptionist must be an effective communicator and make clients feel welcome. We have a very well established clientele who are accustomed to excellent costumer service and receptionists and technicians who go the extra mile. The schedule for both positions would be 7am-2pm Monday - Friday with alternating Saturday shifts from 8am-1pm.
Contact: Resumes may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 713-467-9158
Barker Cypress Animal Clinic
Position: Veterinary Assistant
Description:Barker Cypress Animal Clinic is a fast pace, small animal practice in Cypress, TX. This full service, single doctor clinic is looking for a FULL TIME veterinary assistant. Duties include but not limited to: assisting doctor with exams and surgeries, lab work, sterilizations of instruments, radiographs, communicating with clients. Must be comfortable with client communication, have a positive attitude, reliable transportation and able to work weekends and some holidays. Dr. Lejeune has a great passion for her work and is a wonderful employer. Employees are offered 2 weeks paid time off, health benefits, 1 day off per week and 1 Saturday off monthly. Allowance for professional dues and CE is negotiable. Must have at least 2 years experience unless registered.
Contact: Please email resume to email@example.com or fax 281-858-0402
Relief Services for Veterinary Practitioners
Position: Licensed Veterinary Technicians, CVA and Veterinary Assistants
Description:Seeking experienced vet technicians (lay techs, CVA's and LVT's) and veterinary receptionists for relief work or permanent placement in DFW, Houston & Austin/San Antonio regions. Flexible hours in a variety of locations across the metroplex. Work as much or as little as you would like. Shifts open weekdays, weekends and nights. Experience with small animal day practice, ER and/or equine welcome. Preferred skills include but are not limited to: catheter placement, ability to draw blood, monitoring anesthesia, dentals, ability to administer injections, animal restraint, customer service skills and knowledge of vaccinations and medication. Reliable, flexible, team player and good communication skills are a must.
Rosehill Veterinary Clinic
Position: LVT or experienced technician
Description:Seeking LVT or experienced technician to join our 3 doctor small animal/equine practice in the Tomball area. We are seeking a people-loving and pet-loving staff member to join our team. Equine experience is a plus. Duties pertaining to doctor support include patient care as assigned by the doctor, completing diagnostic tests and treatments ordered by the veterinarian, assisting in surgical setup, performing anesthesia induction and monitoring, safe handling of animals and checking drug and vaccine dosing prior to administration. Tasks related to daily practice include equipment maintenance, general cleaning and organization, accurately filling prescriptions and inventory monitoring. The job requires some lifting and standing for extended periods, some weekend shifts and skills consistent with a veterinary technician degree. Position includes competitive salary plus benefits.
Contact: Respond via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax resume to 281-351-7249.
Memorial 610 Hospital for Animals
Position: Licensed Veterinary Technician
Description: Full time licensed veterinary technician needed for a high quality four doctor AAHA practice. Our mission is to provide exceptional veterinary care for our patients and to provide outstanding service to our clients.At Memorial 610 Hospital for animals, technicians are an integral part of the medical care team. We strive to provide the highest level of veterinary care in a friendly and compassionate environment. Each technician on our staff shares duties in our hospital – including surgical preparation, anesthesia monitoring, laboratory testing, pharmacy duties, in-patient care, outpatient appointment duties, and client education/communication. Routine responsibilities include: venipuncture, catheter placement, radiography, routine dental procedures, monitoring of post surgical patients, and pain management. Our ideal candidate would be proficient in all practical nursing skills and laboratory skills, such as reading CBC's, chemistries, urinalysis, bacterial and fungal cultures, anesthesia, etc. Candidates with at least 3 years of hospital experience are preferred.We can offer excellent rates of pay (based on experience), health insurance benefits, paid vacation, and retirement benefits.Use your current skills and have the opportunity to expand them, all while working in a practice dedicated to the highest quality care for our patients and a fun, friendly environment for our staff.
Contact: Abigale Heackel Practice Manager 910 Antoine Drive Houston, TX 77024 phone (713)688-0387 or e-mail email@example.com
Bayou City Veterinary Hospital
Description: Bayou City Veterinary Hospital is currently accepting Technician resumes. We are looking for several outstanding individuals to join our elite team in our fun, progressive environment. BCVH is a small, upscale practice located in the Houston Heights area. We primarily specialize in advanced dog and cat care throughout all life stages. We are looking for Licensed Veterinary Technicians that are in school to become, or have already completed their LVT training. Hospital experience is preferred, but not required. Completive pay and generous employment perks are just a few of the reasons that BCVH is an attractive place to work.
Contact: If you would like to apply with us, please send you resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friendship Animal Hospital
Position: Experienced Veterinary Technicians
Description: Come join our team! Now hiring and accepting applications for a Full time- Experienced Veterinary Technician position. Friendship Animal Hospital is a young, growing practice with 1 doctor. We are an AAHA-accredited, Cat Friendly-certified, small animal practice on the west side of Houston, serving Richmond, Katy, and Sugar Land. Veterinary experience required. Applicants should be able to perform basic technician duties such as administer vaccines, place catheters, monitor anesthesia, take digital radiographs, and perform dental cleanings. Applicants must have excellent communication skills. Avimark experience preferred. Competitive compensation based on expertise. Benefits provided include Simple IRA, paid time off, health insurance, flexible set schedule.
Contact: Employment applications may be downloaded at www.friendshipah.com. Send resumes and application to Dr. Amy Vogt, Dipl. ABPV (Certified in Canine & Feline Practice) email@example.com and/or Mashal Makkani, firstname.lastname@example.org
Long Meadow Veterinary Clinic
Long Meadow Veterinary Clinic is a brand new, cutting edge, small animal veterinary clinic committed to providing outstanding, compassionate veterinary care with superior service to families in the Richmond, TX, Katy, TX, and surrounding areas. We are looking for a veterinary technician, experience and licensing preferred but not required, for full time or part time employment. We are flexible on scheduling and willing to discuss options with interested candidates. We are building a small, customer oriented, friendly staff, and we are looking for team members who are interested in growing with our business. We currently have 1 doctor and 2 technicians on staff in addition to reception staff and some part time employees. We have in-house lab equipment by Scil, direct digital radiology with telemedicine review, full surgical suite with equipment for intensive soft tissue procedures, full dental equipment with a compressed air drill and dental radiology, and many other options to improve the level of our care and the effort required to perform you job duties. We are also a paperless practice running on the newest version of Impromed Infinity practice management software. You must be positive, be self motivated, and be interested in helping us develop and implement protocols. We need team members who have knowledge of preventive medications, vaccinations, surgical assistance, anesthetic techniques, sample collection, computerized medical records, and above all client service and education.
Copperfield Animal Clinic
Ideal REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 18 years of age with minimum two years experience as veterinary technician. May be exposed to unpleasant odors, noises and animal feces. May be exposed to bites, scratches and contagious diseases. Computer experience necessary. Veterinary practice software desired, Avimark experience a plus. Can provide compassionate care to patients and clients. Can conduct oneself in a confident and professional manner even when stressed and/or focused on individual tasks. Can effectively restrain pets even when large or difficult. Understands all common vaccinations and vaccination protocols and can explain to clients. Gives SQ, IM and IV injections. Can assist the veterinarian in medical, surgical and dental procedures; prepares patients for surgery; administers anesthesia; monitors patients during surgery and recovery; administers fluids. Can perform clinical laboratory procedures such as fecal flotation exams, heartworm checks, skin scrapings, urinalysis, and fungal cultures; draws blood for laboratory analysis; maintains file of lab test results and ensures that test results are recorded in patient records Manage blood work machine ( Idexx). Can effectively position for and take radiographs. Can place IV catheters and properly care for them. Understands the use and care of IV pumps as well. please visit our web site for more informationwww.copperfieldanimalclinic.com
Cypress Lakes Animal Hospital
Cypress Lakes Animal Hospital is a small animal hospital located in Northwest Houston. We opened for business in October of 2013. Our staff is small and consists of 1 veterinarian, 2 receptionists and 3 technicians. Our clinic is located in a beautiful community that is seeing a lot of growth! In house Abaxis laboratory machines, digital radiography, im3 dental station, Cardell surgical monitor, TonoVet and Impromed practice software are among some of the equipment utilized on a regular basis. Small mammal exotics such as rabbits, guinea pigs, and rats are among our patients. We do not board at our hospital, but will occasionally have a few medical boarders or hospitalized patients. We are open only 2 Saturdays per month. We offer generous staff discounts, a friendly working environment, and the opportunity to grow with us! Pay will be based upon experience. At this time, we are in need of an experienced full time technician.
Contact:Please send resumes to: email@example.com
Campion Animal Hospital of Waller
Interested in getting hands on experience at a small animal veterinary hospital?
NOW HIRING! Previous experience in a formal veterinary hospital preferred. We are currently looking for a full-time veterinary technician. We are looking for someone who is honest, reliable, hardworking, and who has a sincere interest in veterinary medicine, and who can get along well with others. Job duties will include obtaining proper history and vital signs for appointments, proper animal restraint during doctor exam, entering charges, basic knowledge of vaccines and preventatives, assisting/monitoring anesthesia for surgical procedures, dentistry (including dental radiographs), basic radiography and ultrasonography, phlebotomy, ability to perform treatments on hospitalized patients (including monitoring iv fluids, giving injections and calculating doses), basic pharmaceutical knowledge, preparing slides, reading fecal samples, running lab work, and much more!
If interested, please contact Caterina Sponseller at:
firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 936-931-2901 Companion Animal Hospital of Waller 28230 FM 2920 Rd. Waller, TX. 77484
Position: Veterinary Assistant
This is a semi-skilled position performing manual labor work in the care, maintenance, health, and disposition of animals for Care Corporation at the Montgomery County Animal Shelter.
The following statements describe the principal functions of this job and its scope of responsibility, but should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including working in other functional areas to cover absences or relief, to equalize peak work periods or otherwise to balance the work load. Routinely evaluates health and temperament of sheltered animals and advises the veterinarian and/or the kennel supervisor as appropriate.Administers prescribed medications as directed and administers vaccinations per protocols.Creates and updates medical records as appropriate. Perform physical exams on animals including a variety of animal health procedures encompassing diagnostic laboratory tests, administration of medications, and assisting with or performing medical treatments. Responsible for routinely performing an inventory of veterinary drugs & vaccines and reporting results to supervisors.Performs euthanasia including preparing and packaging animal specimens for rabies laboratory testing. Responsible for accurate data entry of information into the shelter database.Updates animal records as necessary to ensure complete, accurate and current information. Responsible for ensuring that all animals in the shelter adoption program are current on appropriate vaccinations. Ensures that cage cards reflect the current status for animals available for adoption.
Contact: Amy email@example.com
Waller Equine Hospital
Position: Veterinary Assistant Position
Waller Equine Hospital is looking for a responsible, motivated team player for a part time evening and weekend veterinary assistant position. Great position for college students due to the flexibility of the schedule and the hours being on evenings and weekends. You can expect to get 8-24 hours per week depending on the amount of shifts you take. Do not have to be a registered tech but horse experience is a must. Responsibilities include; treatments, critical care, emergency’s, sterilizing instruments, assisting in procedures, and general cleaning. All training is done on site. Wages are based on experience.
If you are interested please call Shauna Knapp at 936-931-2900 or firstname.lastname@example.org
There are always job opportunities please call anytime. The address to the hospital is 28234 FM 2920, Waller, TX 77484
Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine is looking for a skilled veterinary technician who is interested in an unique opportunity. Previous working surgical and large animal experience is a plus. We offer competitive pay, health benefits, vacation time, sick leave and retirement savings. If you are interested in applying, please follow the link below and search for job posting number 171998SV.
Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists
Position: Surgery Technician/ LVT
Our Surgery 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.
Our technicians manage their cases with a variety of pre and post-op medication protocols, propofol induction, and isoflurane, sevoflurane or CRI maintenance. They continuously monitor their patients during surgery with the assistance of pulse oximetry, ECG, capnography and Doppler blood pressure.If you are energetic, enthusiastic and really enjoy anesthesia and surgery – come join our team!Requirements: Applicants must be graduates of an AVMA approved Veterinary Technology Program and must obtain their LVT status within two years of employment.Benefits include: Continuing Education; dues to professional associations; 401K plan; uniform allowance; paid holidays, vacation and sick leave; health insurance. Salary is competitive and directly related to experience. New graduates welcome.
If you are interested, please fax your resume to (713) 693-1110. Attention: Cyndie Fluellen. If you would like more information on the position, please feel free to e-mail me at email@example.com or call me at (713) 693-1136. Details on our hospital, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, may also be located at www.gcvs.com.
All applicants are required to complete the Wonderlic test to be considered for this position. Please use the URL below to begin the application process.
You will be prompted to log in or register, please select the register option. Your computer will then conduct a "system check." If your system is compatible, then you will be prompted to fill in your personal information, upload your resume (using a separate window), and complete the assessment tests. If it is not compatible, please follow the instructions on how to remedy the identified issues. Please email us if you are having difficulty accessing the assessments.
Contact:Cyndie Fluellen. If you would like more information on the position, please feel free to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at (713) 693-1136.
Austin Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center
Position: Overnight Emergency Patient Care Personnel/ Veterinary Technician-Emergency Hospital
Cat Veterinary Clinic
Position: Veterinary Technicians
Want to improve your feline-handling skills?
Feline-Only Veterinary Clinic seeks Technicians
Current students welcome! We are a fast paced, 3 doctor clinic in the Heights. The ideal candidate must be a self starter and able to work well with others in a close knit environment. 2+ years practical experience, OR some formal education in the veterinary technology field is HIGHLY preferred. Our clinic utilizes Impromed Infinity hospital management software, and Idexx in-house lab equipment.
Responsibilities may include: •skilled in blood collection, SQ and IM injection administration
•feline restraint for exams and lab collection
•knowledge of drugs, dosages and their uses
•prepping client and exam rooms for doctor
•obtaining appropriate patient history
•maintaining professionalism and ability to triage tasks during high-stress situations
•overall maintenance (both inside and outside the hospital) of the sights, smells and sounds of the hospital
•taking and passing messages on to appropriate staff member in a timely manner
•appropriate medical record keeping
•discharging surgery and day-procedure patients
•maintaining compassion, sympathy and professionalism during high-stress situations.
This is by no means a complete list.
We are glad to work with student schedules, and are offering both Full and Part Time positions.
Alternating Saturdays may be required.
We would love to show you that caring for your feline patients doesn't have to be scary!
If interested, please stop by with a resume, or send us an email with resume attached.
Cat Veterinary Clinic email@example.com or call us at 713-523-5171