Vet Tech Job Opportunities
Nosara Animal Care
Position: Director/Coordinator of Animal Care
Description: Nosara Animal Care (NAC) in Nosara, Costa Rica, is seeking a Director/Coordinator of Animal Care to manage the rescue, rehabilitation, and adoption of abandoned, abused, and neglected cats and dogs in the greater Nosara area. Additionally, the Director responds to animal care queries from the public; recruits and supervises foster homes, maintains appropriate records and documentation of animal care activities; purchases needed supplies/services for animal care; maintains the NAC facebook page; advertises spay/neuter clinics, supervises the recovery team at spay/neuter clinics, and ensures that all needed supplies are available; coordinates all volunteers for animal care. Nosara Animal Care is a registered non¬profit organization supported by public donations and small grants, and it is managed by a Board of Directors. The Animal Care Director reports to the President of NAC Board of Directors and works with the President and other Board members to advance NAC’s mission. The Animal Care Director is a 6-month, renewable position that includes a monthly stipend ($500) and board at the NAC House (all utilities & rent are paid by NAC). The Director must provide their own transportation. Preference will be given to applicants who speak some Spanish. Nosara is a rural, beach community in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica. It is known for it beautiful beaches, surfing, yoga, and nature adventures.
Contact: For more information about NAC, visit our Facebook page and our website (www.nosaraanimalcare.com). To apply for the position, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Equine Ambulatory Practice
We are an equine ambulatory practice that is committed to providing the best possible care of every patient and client. We maintain a professional, friendly and team oriented working environment. A positive attitude and a good sense of humor are a must!
The candidate must have equine handling experience. Small animal handling experience is helpful. LVT/RVT/CVAs are preferred.
Candidates must also possess the following:
ability to multitask,
a high energy level,
strong work ethic,
attention to detail,
exceptional customer service,
superior communication skills,
strong technical skills,
the physical and mental ability to closely interact with our animal patients (both large and small) as well as their owners.
Salary is commensurate with experience, aptitude and attitude.
We provide paid holidays, paid sick days, CE allowance, discounted veterinary services and uniform allowance. 40 hour work week with some overtime.
Contact: Please contact us at 281-381-1412 or 281-734-6197
Memorial Vet Clinic
I love animals!
Would you love to work in a clean, neat environment with amazing clients who take fabulous care of their pets, with team members who pull together as a team of exceptional customer service? Then we want you on our TEAM!Great people make a great team and keep our company STRONG. Seriously, we love our work, but we also love our families. While we are at work, we focus on work, then we go home. Our goal is to leave work at work and focus on our families and lives outside of work. When you are finished with your shift- go home! This position is critical to the success of Our Team! You will focus on three main roles:1. Outpatient Care - In-room nurse appointments, record review, client interview and client education, assisting DR during exams and completion of procedures and prescriptions. 2. Inpatient Care - Follow drop-off exam protocols and hospitalized patient monitoring, medication and treatment. 3. Surgical Care - Pre-Surgical exam, labs, ECG and catheter placement. Assistance with induction, monitoring, surgical prep and anesthesia monitoring, pet recovery.The Ideal Candidate will have the following qualities:
• Compassion & TLC of all our patients and clients, with excellent client communication skills.
• Strict attention to detail of patient care and charting of medical records.
• Knowledge of Avimark is awesome, but not mandetory.
• Knowledge of patient monitoring machines, blood draws, IV catheter placement, use of Abaxis CBC, Chem, and PT/PTT, reading ear cytologies, fecals, skin scrapings; use of digital radiography & transmission of digital images.
• Ability to work in a busy environment and still have a smile at the end of the day for a job well done!
• We have a 'No Gossip' policy in place... Grounds for dismissal.
Contact: Sonya Pursell Practice Manager 713-304-0525
Texas A & M Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
Pearland 288 Animal Emergency Clinic
Position: Veterinary Technician
Description: prefer applicant to have minimum of 2 years of experience in a Veterinary hospital. the ideal candidate will be able to multi-task efficiently, be self-motivated, & have excellent communication skills. Responsibilities, not limited to * Triage * Venipuncture * Placing intravenous catheters * Client Communication * Assisting Doctors with various procedures * Induction and monitoring of Anesthesia * Radiology * Use of various lab equipment * Patient care, (vitals & medicating) *Cross training for Reception Desk
We are an Emergence Clinic availability for weekend & overnight shifts is a requirement. Clinic is open 7 Days a week, 24 hours on weekends and Holiday.
Contact: Resumes can be sent to email@example.com or Fax 713-482-4563
Bissonnett/Southampton Veterinary Clinic, P.C.
Position: Licensed Veterinary Technician
Description: Bissonnet/Southampton Veterinary Clinic, established March 1981, has developed a reputation for compassion and excellence in veterinary care. We are a four doctor, small animal/avian/exotic clinic located in the Rice University-Texas Medical Center area of Houston. We are a high-quality, high-touch practice that cares for the patient as well the owner. We follow a doctor/staff team-oriented approach regarding management. The facility includes a full service lab (Lasercyte, Catalyst, and VetLyte), a separate feline ward, an isolation ward, and a staff lounge. Equipment includes sevo and iso anesthetic machines, Cardell Maxx anesthesia monitoring system, digital x-ray, Vetronics Ecg, Storz rigid endoscope, Park’s Doppler machine, SDI pulse oximetry, Impromed computer system, Ellman radiosurgery unit, SonixTablet ultrasound system, and a cold laser therapy unit. In addition, our staff is outstanding and lots of fun.We value technicians in our practice and utilize their skills to the fullest. Our compensation package includes paid CE, dental/medical insurance, employee pet discounts, personal time off, paid holidays, and uniform allowance. Hourly wages are commensurate with experience.
Contact: Please email or fax your resume to Fax: 713-522-4789 www.bissvet.com
Gulf Coast Veterinary Services Neurology and Neurosurgery
Position: Veterinary Technician
Contact:If you are interested, please fax your resume to (832) 900-3970. Attention: Michelle Schroeder. 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) 341-9520. Details on our hospital, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, may also be located at www.gcvs.com.
Animal Hospital of the Woodlands
Position: Licensed Veterinary Technician
Description: We are a growing three doctor practice in The Woodlands. We are seeking a licensed veterinary technician to join our team and upkeep our values in patient care. Duties will include but not limited to: client/patient/doctor communication, inpatient/outpatient care, anesthesia, radiology, assist and monitoring in surgery, in-house lab test (Idexx Procyte, Catalyst, SnapDx, and Coag), IV catheter placement, dental procedures and assistance in endoscopy and ultrasound.
Compensation varies based on experience. Full time employees are offered medical insurance, vacation/sick time and uniforms
Shifts vary between business hours of Monday through Friday 7:30am till 6:30pm and alternating Saturdays 8:00am till 1:00pm
Contact:Please e-mail resumes to Erin at email@example.com
Border Animal Hospital
Position: Veterinary Technician
Description: Border Animal Hospital is looking for experienced veterinary technicians. We are a 5 doctor small animal practice located in Weslaco, Texas. We offer 24 hour care and have positions open for weekends and overnights, as well as day shifts. Our ideal candidate will have a great attitude, be a team player, and possess excellent communication and technical skills. Candidate must be able to function in a professional manner in a fast paced, often stressful environment, while prioritizing responsibilities. Credentialed or eligibility for credentialing is preferred. The applicant’s skill set should include (but not limited to) intravenous catheter placement, venipuncture, anesthesia monitoring, drug dose calculations, and managing patient care. Benefits include: Health Insurance, Life Insurance, CE Allowance, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, and Uniform Allowance. Salary is competitive and directly related to experience.
Contact: Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Attention: Ida B Mendoza, LVT
Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialist
Position: LVT Operating Room Technician- Surgery
Description: Gulf Coast Veterinary Surgery is uniquely equipped to treat a wide range of orthopedic, neurologic oncologic, thoracic, and soft-tissue problems. Our orthopedic surgeons are respected leaders in joint replacement and arthroscopic surgical techniques. Our soft-tissue surgeons have developed specialized procedures and protocols for respiratory, hepatic and oncologic conditions, in addition to offering expert reconstructive, thoracic and abdominal surgical techniques. Our goal is to utilize the exceptional skills and expertise of our doctors and the most advanced technology and surgical options to ensure your pet receives extraordinary care. We are always willing to accept applications from LVTs for permanent full time Operating Room Technician positions.Our Operating Room 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. 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 – please apply today. Requirements: Applicants must be graduates of an AVMA approved Veterinary Technology Program and must obtain their LVT status within two years of employment.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: If you are interested in being considered for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Karen Ellis, LVT, VTS (Surgery) @ email@example.com
Wilcrest Animal Hospital
Position: Veterinary Technician/Assistant
Description: Experienced veterinary technician needed for busy AAHA hospital. Must be able to perform dental prophylaxis, digital x-rays, anesthesia monitoring, venipuncture, IV catheter placement, laboratory tests commonly performed in-house, assist in surgery as well as perform exam room appointments. Knowledge of AviMark software is a plus. Our technicians are utilized to their fullest capabilities. Must have reliable transportation, be able to work some weekends and holidays. If you are looking for a fast paced, high quality hospital, look no further. We are a family orientated practice with a great staff. Must be able to lift 50 pounds, communicate clearly with staff and clients. Must be able to handle stress with poise and tact. Overtime is paid after 40 hours. Holiday pay is offered when major holidays is worked. Flat rate paid for night checks. We offer a competitive salary, health insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, paid continuing education, scrubs and a generous pet discount program.
Contact: Send resume to Deborah Burdick Practice Manager Wilcrest Animal Hospital 704 Wilcrest Drive Houston, Texas 77042 Phone 713-781-3770 Fax: 713-781-4684 or email Wilcrestom@gmail.com
Memorial Veterinary Clinic
Position: Veterinary Assistant
Description: Would you like to work in a clean, state of the art hospital with fabulous clients that will allow you to practice the kind of medicine that you have been trained to perform? Would you like to be part of a friendly team that will work hard to educate you and help you obtain your goal of being a LVT? If you answered, “yes”, then you need to interview at Memorial Veterinary Hospital!!! We are a new, fast growing practice located near I-10 and Voss. We are looking for an enthusiastic, compassionate and detail oriented technician to join our team and help us provide superior outpatient, inpatient and surgical care. We would, specifically, like to hire an individual aspiring to become an LVT to be part time now and then join us full time when their education is complete.
Hourly wage will be based on experience. Scrub allowance and employee discount offered.
Contact: If you are interested in setting up an interview, please contact: Dr. Sharon Anderson or Dr. Morgan Baskin at 713-304-0525
Austin Veterinary Emergency
Position: Veterinary Assistant
Description: Austin Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center is seeking a skilled veterinary technician to help manage both emergent and critical patients during daytime and overnight hours. This practice was founded by owners of Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists (Houston, TX) and Mission Veterinary Specialists (San Antonio, TX) as well as Dr. Don Hulse, DACVS, DECVS and Dr. Lindsay Vaughn, DACVECC. The qualified candidate should be enthusiastic, eager to learn, and have excellent multi-tasking abilities. The candidate will work closely with veterinarians and other patient care personnel that provide excellent client service and the highest standard of emergent patient care. The applicant should have exemplary communication skills with both colleagues and clients. The applicant's skill set should include (but not be limited to) intravenous catheter placement, venipuncture, anesthesia monitoring, drug dose calculation, managing patients with infectious diseases, and managing critical hospitalized patients.
Candidates must have at least 2 years of veterinary patient handling experienced, preferably with a veterinary specialty hospital or veterinary emergency hospital.
Benefits include: Health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, short and long term disability, scrub allowance, CE allowance, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave and 401K plan (including company matching.) Salary is competitive and directly related to experience
Contact: Sara Bennett at firstname.lastname@example.org