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VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS


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   Bristol, VA

The Margaret B. Mitchell  Spay/Neuter Clinic is seeking a full-time licensed veterinary technician. If you enjoy using your training and skills in an energetic setting, you may be the person we need! We allow LVT's to put their skills to work and we value their licenses! The MBM Clinic is part of the National Spay/Neuter Response Team that performs high-quality, high-volume spay and neuter surgeries on dogs and cats in an effort to end pet over-population. We are a non-profit clinic that desires to spay and neuter pets in order to prevent healthy animals from entering into shelters or having unwanted litters. We work hard as a team and take pride in the 10,000+ surgeries we perform each year. We are closed every weekend, major holidays and two weeks at Christmas to ensure our staff has time to recharge and make family a priority. Licensed technicians start at $16.00/hour or more based on experience as well as full medical insurance coverage. The MBMSNC also covers the cost of Virginia licensing fees, state association dues, and up to $700 for continuing education each year. We also sponsor a retirement plan, dental insurance and vision insurance that each employee can utilize at his/her own expense if desired. Employees receive paid time off at growing levels as part of a competitive benefit package. If you are a licensed vet tech and enjoy putting your skills to work to help thousands of animals in the region, please send your resume to info@mbmspayneuterclinic.org or call the clinic at 276-591-5790.

Posted: 9/23/2020


   Chesterfield, VA

Iron Bridge Animal Hospital in Chesterfield, VA is seeking a full or part-time, experienced, Licensed Veterinary Technician. We are a two doctor small animal practice with two Licensed Veterinary Technicians, two Technician students, and a full support staff. We are equipped with digital dental and DR radiography, ultrasound, therapeutic laser and an in house laboratory. We offer a full benefit package including dental and medical insurance, paid CE, vacation/sick/personal leave time, uniform allowance, and discounted pet care. Salary is negiotable and commensurate with experience. If interested, please send your cover letter and resume to pkmannric@gmail.com.

Posted: 10/12/2020


   Fishersville, VA

We are a growing, progressive veterinary clinic in Fishersville seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician. The ideal candidate will be friendly with great communication skills, and demonstrate strong attention to detail. Self motivation along with a sincere desire to provide comprehensive, high quality patient and client care is a must. If you are looking for a professional position where you will have autonomy, a central role in the success of the practice, and the ability to learn and grow, look no further and contact us today.

We offer

- competitive salary

- $500 signing bonus

- paid vacation

- paid holidays

- CE reimbursement

- health insurance

- retirement plan with matching

- employee discount


Please submit a cover letter and a resume to infotcvc@gmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you.

Posted: 10/19/2020

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Cedarcrest Animal Clinic in Fishersville, VA is seeking an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our great team. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is looking to work with avian and exotic patients, as well as cats, dogs and critters of all shapes and sizes.

Our ideal candidate possesses an intrinsic love for veterinary medicine and enjoys working in a team environment. Previous avian/exotic experience is preferred, but not required. Our doctors and technicians work as a team to provide the best possible care for our patients, and build strong relationships with our clients. We offer a positive and professional work environment within a fully equipped veterinary hospital.

Compensation and Benefit Package includes:

  • Superior compensation based on experience and skill sets
  • Health and Dental benefits
  • Licensing Fees and Association Dues
  • Paid Time Off
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Continuing Education Allowance
  • Pet Care Discounts

Interested candidates should submit their resumes to: applebee@cedarcrestvets.com.

Posted: 9/4/2020


   Fredericksburg, VA

Ferry Farm Animal Clinic is a busy 4 doctor/2 LVT small animal (dog & cat) practice that has been a stable part of the Fredericksburg community since the early 1980's. We are looking to add a full-time LVT who can hit the ground running and add their background and experience to our current dedicated professional and support staff. The right part-time LVT would also be considered. We strive to provide high quality medicine and surgery along with exceptional personalized client service and compassionate patient care. We focus on individualized patient needs and strive to exceed expectations of every client that we serve. The successful LVT candidate must be comfortable supporting both a busy general surgery schedule and a full appointment schedule for both routine health care and involved medical workups. Our technicians rotate their schedule between supporting surgery and medical appointments on a weekly basis. Our doctors and technicians have differing backgrounds and levels of experience and we are looking to both teach and learn from each other, complimenting each person's strengths and supporting each other's weaknesses. We have a full range of equipment and people to support everything we do - Avimark computer software, full surgery, digital radiology, a combination of in-house and outside labwork, ultrasound, tonometry, and a well trained assistant and receptionist staff - many of whom are cross-trained. Our business hours are 8am-6pm Monday through Friday and 8am-12noon on Saturdays. Our technicians rotate the Saturday hours. which would be 1 out of 3 or 4 Saturdays. We have a local emergency clinic for after-hours, although we occasionally have emergency procedures that happen after closing time on evenings and Saturdays, with followup done through the emergency clinic. Salary is competitive, and based on experience. Benefits include company sponsored medical insurance, available dental and vision coverage, retirement plan, paid VALVT dues, license fee, CE allowance, paid vacation, and discounted pet care. Applicants must have a current unrestricted license in Virginia and must pass a criminal background check and drug test. We look forward to discussing how you can add to our practice and how we can make you part of the Ferry Farm Animal Clinic Family! 

Please send a resume and cover letter to: ffacemployment@gmail.com

Posted: 9/17/2020


   Great Falls, VA

We are a 6 doctor small animal AAHA hospital, and are looking for an outgoing, compassionate person who is able to multi-task and remain detail oriented.  While most of our patients are cats & dogs, we do treat exotics and injured wildlife.  Applicants must be licensed.  Our hospital teams utilize technicians to their fullest potential and we provide an environment for continued development.  We are looking to add a full or part time team member who will enhance our practice and become an integral part of our team. 

Duties include but are not limited to: patient & client care, surgery, radiology, lab, client education, and general hospital care. We are looking for a team player to provide quality veterinary care making client service a priority.

We offer full time employees great benefits, including but not limited to:  competitive pay, health insurance for you and your family, pet health benefits, continuing education, uniforms, vacation, 401k, STD, LTD, life insurance.  Please visit our website for more information about our practice and meet our team!  www.GreatFallsAnimalHospital.com

Do you have these qualities?  Do you enjoy working with people and pets?  If so we look forward to hearing from you.  Please send resume in PDF to: karenbp@greatfallsanimalhospital.com

Posted: 7/30/2020


   Keene, VA

Licensed Veterinary Technician needed for full time position at busy, progressive 3 DVM, 2 LVT small animal clinic in Southern Albemarle County. New graduates encouraged to apply. Beautiful rural location, great clients, friendly working environment. Please email resume with cover letter and references to pvsllc94@gmail.com or fax to 434-286-6342 Attn: K. Degiorgis DVM.

Posted: 8/25/2020


   Leesburg, VA

As a member of our medical professional team the Veterinary Technician's role is key in maintaining a healthy work environment as well as patient care. We are proud to have 5 highly skilled and seasoned Licensed Veterinary Technicians and we are excited to expand the team to support the growth of the hospital and services. The Veterinary Technician will carry out doctor's orders for medications and treatments. Maintain care for and control patients in situations that may be less than ideal. The Veterinary Technician's primary responsibilities are to respond to and communicate the clients concerns and needs and provide care for hospital patients according to hospital protocols.

Sampling of Core Skills and Required Functions of this Job Role:

  • Comply with the philosophies of Old Mill Veterinary Hospital
  • Follow Hospital and AAHA standards and protocols found in the handbook current and future, written and communicated by Practice Owner or supervisory team.
  • Fulfill CE/Licensing Requirements
  • Evaluate the daily schedule, anticipate patient arrivals and efficiently plan tasks around the appointment and procedure schedule.
  • Assist doctors in appointments when necessary and assist with emergency procedures 
  • Accurately full prescription requests
  • Collect specimens: ear, urine, skin and fecal
  • Run lab specimens: ear, urine, skin and fecal
  • Admits and discharges surgery patients, surgery prep and dental prep, patient pre and post-operative care
  • Properly calculate medication dosages and fluid volumes
  • Anesthesia induction and monitoring according to hospital and AAHA standards
  • Maintain surgery and controlled substance logs
  • Assist veterinarians in surgery as directed, use proper scrub procedures
  • Obtain blood samples, perform treatments on hospitalized patients as directed
  • Monitor patients for "in's and out's" and note in medical records
  • Maintain thorough patient records
  • Hospital checklists and quality control, other duties as assigned.

Other key competencies:

Old Mill Veterinary Hospital intends on maintaining a team of Licensed Veterinary Technicians that set the standards of patient care and client service. They must set the example for all veterinary assistants in the care, treatment, and handling of patients as well as the level of service to our clients. We ask that they always effectively communicate with clients during intake, discharge, and calls related to home care instruction, treatments, medical related questions, and triaging urgent care cases. Often this position requires that LVT's fulfill the role as the leader in the treatment room and provide necessary guidance to veterinary assistant teams in the completion of their tasks, help when assistance is required, and set the example for patient care and client communication. Our LVT's are responsible, with the assistance of the patient's primary veterinarian, for creating accurate estimates based on information available, communicate estimates and procedures to clients.

Full Time Benefits Include: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance option, 401k, paid time off, pet care discounts. Work/life balance, average of 1-2 evening shifts/week. Average of 1 Saturday per month, closed Sundays.

Competitive compensation packed based on experience.

Please contact Darin Sellers at omvhmanager@gmail.com for more information

Posted: 8/17/2020

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Veterinary Rehabilitation Technician (LVT or RVT)

Veterinary Surgical Centers Rehabilitation (VSCR), a full-service physical rehabilitation and pain management practice in Northern Virginia, seeks an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician to join its growing team.

Requirements:

  • LVT or RVT with at least two years of veterinary clinical experience including: patient care, animal handling and restraint, familiarity with general animal health, common animal diseases and veterinary medications. 
  • Certified in Rehabilitation (or near completion) for any recognized training program. 
  • Fear Free certified or able to complete program. Our practices follows the Fear Free protocol for all patients.
  • Knowledgeable in canine anatomy
  • Shows a passion for learning, training, and growing his/her skill set and company's offerings
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent communication skills and outstanding client service, with emphasis on client education and relationship building.
  • Works effectively with a team but can also work independently
  • A strong work ethic, positive attitude, and solutions-oriented approach

Our progressive program includes therapeutic laser, ultrasound, e-stim, underwater treadmill, therapeutic exercise equipment, shockwave therapy (Peizo System), Tekscan Gait Analysis, and much more. We have a team approach with a ACVSMR as well as certified rehab technicians. We have digital radiography, CT, MRI, arthroscopy, MSK ultrasound and incorporate stem cell therapy, platelet rich plasma and other cutting edge treatments. 

Each center shares a facility with other specialty practices, allowing for direct daily collaboration with specialists in surgery (including TPLO, Total Hip Replacement and Surgical Oncology), oncology, ophthalmology, cardiology, and others.

Must have valid technician license/certification to work in Virginia, or ability to transfer from another state.

We are looking for full-time or part-time positions in Leesburg, Virginia. In addition to a competitive pay, we offer a generous benefits package that includes health/vision/dental, 401(k); and paid vacation. Learn more on our website at www.VSCVets.com.

To apply, please send a cover letter and CV/resume to Dr. Brunke @ MWBrunke@VSCVets.com

Posted: 8/14/2020 


   Manakin-Sabot, VA

Are you experienced in emergency medicine? Do you have a desire to work with a positive, collaborative team? If you answered yes, we encourage you to apply.

Veterinary Referral and Critical Care is a privately-owned emergency/specialty hospital just two miles from Short Pump in Richmond, VA.

We offer emergency, internal medicine, neurology, and surgery. We are looking for the best of the best in gold standard medicine.

Must be available during the week, weekends, and holidays. In addition to caring for hospitalized patients you will be helping with emergent patients coming in the door. Some weekends will be required. Two years of experience as a Licensed Veterinary Technician is preferred. In this position you will be supporting our Doctor team by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients.

VRCC offers great benefits. Along with competitive pay, we also offer medical, vision, and dental insurance, a generous pet discount, 401K, and paid time off.

If you want to be part of a positive team that prides themselves in providing high quality medicine, we want to hear from you.

Please contact vrcc.careers@gmail.com for more information.

Posted: 7/30/2020


   Manassas, VA

MedVet, veterinary led and owned, is a fast-growing Emergency and Specialty provider with 30 practices nationwide. We help our patients receive advanced medical treatments and innovations. Things like chemotherapy and radiation, cardiac ablations, treatments for glaucoma, physical rehabilitation, dermatology and so much more! We are looking for collaborative and driven people to join our clinical team.

We thrive on people living out our core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion to get their job done. Use your passion to drive the MedVet experience for our clients and patients, as well as your teammates. 

Where we are located:
MedVet Northern Virginia is located at 8614 Centreville Rd, Manassas, VA 20110

We are looking for:
Emergency Licensed Veterinary Technicians, Veterinary Assistants and Technicians Assistants

Who you are:

  • State Registered Veterinary Technician license preferred
  • Prior veterinary experience required, previous emergency or nursing experience desired
  • Proficient in calculations (drugs, constant rate infusions, unit conversions, etc.)
  • Flexibility with work hours and able to work additional hours when necessary
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Perks and Benefits include:

  • Up to $5,000 SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE for Licensed Technicians and Experienced Veterinary Assistants!
  • Strong professional development and career growth opportunities
  • Comprehensive Health Benefits
  • Vision and Dental
  • HSA, FSA and Independent Care Spending
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) beginning on your first day
  • Shift Differentials and On-call Pay
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Employee Pet Discounts and Pet Insurance
  • Elective Short-Term Disability, Life and Accident Insurance and company paid Long Term Disability
  • Continuing Education Opportunities and Assistance Program

Come as you are, MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

MedVet does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.

Please contact Lindsay Ramhoff at lindsay.ramhoff@medvet.com for more information!

Posted: 9/9/2020


   Midlothian, VA

Brandermill Animal Hospital is a thriving 3 doctor small animal & exotics practice located in Midlothian, Va.

We are seeking a friendly, detail-oriented, caring Technician to join our excellent team.

Our services include:
Wellness care
Dentistry
Radiology
Internal medicine
In house laboratory and pharmacy
Surgery
Laser therapy

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $17.00 - $24.00 per hour

Some benefits of joining the BAH Team include:

Generous vacation benefits

Health Insurance

Dental & Vision Insurance

Retirement plan

Supplemental Insurance
Employee pet discount
Paid holidays
Uniform allowance

CE Allowance

Brandermill Animal Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Brandermill Animal Hospital complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

Please contact pm@brandermillvet.net for more information!

Posted: 9/23/2020

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An exciting opportunity has become available for a Full Time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our growing hospital! We are seeking a candidate to enrich our already enthusiastic, dynamic, compassionate team which consists of 9 Veterinarians, 7 Licensed Veterinary Technicians, a Technician Assistant, 8 Veterinary Assistants, 5 Veterinary Receptionists and a dedicated IT support team.

We are a small animal exclusive veterinary hospital located in the village of Midlothian. We have been providing compassionate, high quality care with an emphasis on pain management to each of our patients for over 30 years. We practice in a state of the art 11,000 sq ft veterinary facility that will value, reward, and allow you to utilize your skills to the fullest while learning and growing each day.

Our Technicians and Doctors work together as a team to provide exceptional care to our clients and their pets. Our tagline LoveUnleashed, means we are with them from puppy and kitten hood until their senior years.

The practice is well equipped with  full Idexx lab equipment, digital radiology including dental radiographs , Companion Therapeutic Laser and more.

The right candidate must have exceptional attention to detail as well as excellent customer service, communication and technical skills including laboratory, anesthesia and dentistry. You should enjoy working in a fast paced er like setting without the overnights and weekend shifts. All while having the ambition to develop your career with a supportive company, that is owned by a LVT. We practice fear free techniques, and pride ourselves on building long lasting relationships with staff, clients and pets.

Salary and Benefits Include:

  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Medical benefits
  • Uniform allowance
  • Discounted pet care
  • Yearly license and VALVT membership dues
  • Pre-exposure rabies vaccines
  • Biennial rabies titer testing
  • 401K
  • CE allowance

Does this sound like the right fit for you? Then what are you waiting for? Send us an email now. We can’t wait to hear from you!

Taryn Singleton, LVT at TLSGOBOYS@aol.com

**LoveUnleashed**


Posted: 8/31/2020


   Roanoke, VA

Virginia Tech's Animal Cancer Care and Research Center offers comprehensive, integrated services, including medical, surgical, and radiation oncology, for dogs and cats. The center is a state-of-the-art clinical and research facility representing hope for a brighter future in cancer care, and is located in the Virginia Tech Carilion Biomedical Research Addition in Roanoke, Virginia. 

Illustrative of the college's commitment to working across disciplines to achieve optimal health for people, animals, and the environment, the center is a vital part of the Virginia Tech Carilion (VTC) Health Sciences Campuys, adjacent to the VTC School of Medicine.

The new center, which accommodated the relocation and expansion of the oncology service from the college's Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Blacksburg, capitalizes on a strikingly rare opportunity to integrate researchers investigating human and veterinary biomedical interests that seek to advance cancer treatment in pets and people alike.

The Animal Cancer Center is hiring Licensed Veterinary Technicians to fill our Patient Care technician positions, as well as qualified, non-licensed candidates to fill our Veterinary Care Assistant positions. We have both full and part-time openings available. All positions are considered essential and may be required to report to work in emergency and authorized closing situations, as well as after hours and weekend shifts.

For more information on these positions, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu. To apply, search for job #513998 and job #513393.

Posted: 9/4/2020


  Vienna, VA

Neurology LVT - Anesthesia

Are you looking for a chance of environment? Come work for a specialty hospital!

Veterinary Surgical Centers (VSC) is a privately-owned veterinary specialty practice located in Vienna, VA. We are looking for a motivated and driven Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) with anesthesia experience to join our neurology/surgery practice in Vienna, VA.

The ideal candidate will be licensed, or eligible for licensure in Virginia; have prior experience in small-animal medicine; and possess strong anesthesia skills for a variety of cases, including ASA class III-V E. (AVTA members or candidates preferred).

He/she also will:

  • Possess strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Have at least 3 years of experience in a specialty practice, including 1 year of veterinary anesthesia experience with multi-parameter monitoring equipment, inhalant, and injectable anesthesia agents.
  • Be a team player with a positive attitude
  • Excel at multitasking and work cooperatively with others

We are looking to fill full-time positions; however, strong candidates seeking part-time positions also will be considered. Candidates must be able to work 10-hour shifts from Tuesday to Friday.

All candidates must have current Virginia licensure or ability to transfer license.

We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, including paid time off, paid holidays, uniforms, medical and dental insurance, and discounts on pet care.

Could you be the right fit for us? Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to careers@VSCVets.com

VSC has three expanding facilities throughout Northern Virginia, in Winchester, Leesburg, and Vienna. Each VSC practice is housed within a progressive, multi-specialty hospital, where our teams work closely with other veterinary specialists every day. For more information and a list of all current available positions, please visit www.VSCVets.com.

Posted: 9/29/2020


   Work from Home

SafetyCall's Pet Poison Helpline is hiring remote licensed Veterinary Technicians to work from home! Are you looking for a fulfilling, hands-off position in the vet field? Check us out!

Remote staff must be able to meet the IT requirements described on our page.

Position Description
Now hiring 2 positions. Please visit our careers page for all the details!

  • Veterinary Information Specialist
    • Schedule: Full-time, 40 hours per week. Shifts will be 8 1/2 hours varying between 2pm-2:30am CST. Positions do not have a set schedule. Shift times and shift days will vary and include weekends, typically 2-3 per month and some holidays. 
  • Industry Representative
    • Schedule:  Full-time, 40 hours per week. Shifts will be 8 1/2 hours varying between 9am-7pm CST. Positions do not have a set schedule. Shift times and shift days will vary and include weekends, typically 2-3 per month and some holidays.

Additional Information
Please visit our careers page to learn about our job and remote IT requirements and how to apply!
https://www.petpoisonhelpline.com/careers/

Posted: 10/16/2020


   Yorktown, VA 

Full Time Licensed Veterinary Technicians or Student LVTs Wanted

Interested in joining one of the largest, progressive, emergency veterinary clinics on the peninsula?

The Peninsula Animal Referral Center is seeking compassionate; team-oriented experienced, positive full-time and part-time Licensed Veterinary Technicians for our emergency department. Applicants must have strong communication skills, an energetic attitude, empathy, and enthusiasm for helping client and patients alike.

We offer competitive salaries, and additional benefits. Must have 1-3 years' experience. Student LVTs with hands on experience may apply.

Our 12,000 sq ft emergency & referral center is located between historic Williamsburg and the Virginia Beach/Norfolk metropolitan area. Amenities of this state-of-the-art facility include extensive monitoring and diagnostic equipment, and digital radiography. The emergency practice is located in a separate area of the referral center and has enjoyed strong support from area practices for the past 40 years. Specialty practice includes a Cardiologist, Internist, Ophthalmologist and Surgeon.

If you are interested in learning more, please submit your resume and cover letter to kfary@parcvets.com or fax to 757-596-6060 Attn: EVC.

Visit www.parcvets.com for more information on our facility, employment opportunities, and the PVA!

Posted: 6/30/2020

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