Vet Tech Job Opportunities
Position: Animal Resources Technologist/ License/Certification required.
Description:EDUCATION:Required: Bachelor's degree in a Biological Science.EXPERIENCE: Required: None. May substitute required education degree with additional years of equivalent experience on a one to one basis with one year of animal care experience in a lead capacity. LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Required: Must meet department American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) certification requirements: Laboratory Animal Technician (LAT) within 180 days of eligibility. It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.
Contact: apply online at mdanderson.org The position # is 7381 BR
Texas A & M University
Position: Veterinary Technician II/ Licensed Veterinary Technician
Description:Under the supervision of a mentor, Veterinary Technician II or higher, assists in the provision of clinical support to veterinarians in the delivery and instruction of primary patient care and anesthesia services.Required: Associate degree in veterinary technology, biomedical science, animal science, or a related area or any equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Two years' technical experience in veterinary medicine, anesthesia, or related field. Preferred: Associates or Bachelor's degree in veterinary technology, biomedical science, animal science, or a related area. Specialty training in anesthesia or related area.Preferred: LVT or RVT, Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) in Academy of Veterinary Technician Anesthetists (AVTA), or Academy of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Technicians (AVECCT).Other Requirements: Persons in this position are considered essential when the University declares an emergency, campus closure, class cancellations, etc., and are therefore required to report to work and remain on duty unless/until relieved by the direct supervisor. Requires working different shifts and participating in On Call coverage. Participates in emergency duty coverage during veterinary student absences and for holidays. May be required to working alternate shifts, some overtime, holidays, weekends, or "on-call duty."Compensation: $14.15 – 15.56/hr with a comprehensive benefit package.
Contact: If interested please go to: https://jobpath.tamu.edu/postings/79240
North Houston Veterinary Specialists
Position: Veterinary Technicians
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.
Texas A&M Institute for Preclinical Studies
Position: Veterinary Technician I Position
Description: Looking for professional individuals to provide veterinary technical support services for preclinical studies primarily utilizing large animal species under supervision of veterinary and senior technicians. Team work, leadership, the ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others are essential qualities that our research team is looking for in applicants. Applications can be found at the link below.
Contact: Apply online: https://jobpath.tamu.edu/postings/79013
TVMDLPosition: Technician I in our Histopathology section
This position is responsible for preparing formalin fixed tissue samples for histologic evaluation; includes gross examination and trimming of tissue samples, tissue processing, paraffin embedding, microtomy, histochemical staining, immunohistochemical staining, and coverslipping. Additional duties include equipment maintenance, data entry, and archiving samples and documents. Please click the link to apply https://greatjobs.tamu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1420557759578
West Davis Veterinary Clinic
Position: Licensed Veterinary Technician
Description:West Davis Veterinary Clinic is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated full-time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our thriving small animal/exotic practice. West Davis offers competitive health insurance, vacation, sick time, bonuses, scrub allowance, and personal pet discounts. As an LVT your duties will include excellent client communication, surgery and anesthesia, radiology, drug calculations, catheter placement, blood draws, dentistry and diagnostics. Currently offer digital radiology and dental radiology, state of the art dental machine and diagnostic equipment.
Contact: Please send Resumes to Debbie Mowry at:Mail: West Davis Veterinary Clinic 3411 West Davis Conroe, TX 77304 Fax: 936-756-1923 Phone: 936-756-8801 Email: email@example.com
Equine and Companion Animal
Position: Veterinary Assistant
Description: Equine and companion animal veterinary technician position available in summer 2015 at a new practice in San Angelo, Texas. Complete new facility and all new equipment. Salary and benefit package negotiable with experience. Owner of practice has been in practice for 40 years in the area.
Contact: Gary Hodges, D.V.M. at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Position: Veterinary Assistant
Description:The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center is hiring. We are a 24-hour emergency call center in Urbana, Illinois, and our technicians act as a lifeline for our callers.This position assists in the management of calls that come in to the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) hotline. When in this role, staff members obtain a complete history, document exposure circumstances in the electronic medical record, calculate dosages and use in-house protocols to either manage the case or escalate it to a veterinarian. You also have the opportunity to contribute to other projects as needed.Are you a veterinary technician and have clinic experience? If you are great on the phone, able to work a flexible schedule including some evenings weekends, and holidays, and want a unique challenge for your career, please visit www.aspca.org to apply. We offer a very competitive benefits package. This position is located in Urbana, Illinois.The ASPCA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Contact: ASPCA® 1717 South Philo Road Suite 36 Urbana, IL 61802 P: 217-337-9735 C: 646-276-1800 F: 217-337-9735 www.aspca.org
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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: email@example.com
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) firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Mashal Makkani, email@example.com
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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:
email@example.com or phone 936-931-2901 Companion Animal Hospital of Waller 28230 FM 2920 Rd. Waller, TX. 77484
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