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: Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists (SLVS) is a well-respected veterinary specialty and emergency hospital located southwest of Houston in Sugar Land. Our specialties include Internal Medicine, Surgery, Neurology, Diagnostic Imaging, Oncology, Radiation Therapy, and Emergency Care. We are a fast-growing hospital offering 24-hour care of pets. SLVS' driving focus is outstanding pet care and unmatched client service, both provided with caring and compassion.We are in search of an experienced veterinary technician for our Intensive Care Unit. These technicians should possess the skills necessary to provide quality care to pets at a high level, and compassionate client service for their owners. We prefer RVT and/or 2 years experience in a veterinary setting, as well as client service experience. These positions require flexibility of schedule, as they will be overnight and/or weekend shifts. If you have the drive to become the best that you can be, and want to be associated with the best, please reply with the requested documents.
Contact: To apply, please email, to firstname.lastname@example.org, the following: (1) Cover letter including: any schedule restrictions you have (unavailable times/days), a summary of what career goals you have achieved and are still working towards.(2) Your resume (.doc or .pdf format).(3) 3 business/professional references that we may contact.
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 HosptialPosition: 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 multiline 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 RVT 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.
Companion Animal Hosptial
Description: IF YOU ARE AN EXPERIENCED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN AND WOULD LIKE TO JOIN A BUSY, FAST PACED VETERINARY HOSPITAL IN THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, WE HAVE A POSITION FOR YOU. WE ARE LOCATED IN BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS JUST 25-30 MINUTES FROM SOUTH PADRE ISLAND. COME WORK WITH A PROFESSIONAL, FRIENDLY VETERINARY TEAM AND ENJOY YOUR OFF TIME WITH SOME FUN IN THE SUN!A VERY BUSY VETERINARY HOSPITAL HAS A POSITION AVAILABLE FOR AN EXPERIENCED CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE/RECEPTIONIST. MUST HAVE A CURRENT MINIMUM OF 1 YEAR EXPERIENCE IN A VETERINARIAN OFFICE. MUST BE BILINGUAL, FLUENT IN ENGLISH/SPANISH, AND HAVE EXCELLENT CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILLS. HAVING KNOWLEDGE OF VETERINARY PROGRAM “CORNERSTONE” A PLUS!! WE ARE LOCATED IN BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS,
Contact: PLEASE SEND RESUME TO: Sharon.email@example.com and/or contact Sharon @ 956-544-5887.
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 RVT 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