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VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS

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  Albemarle, VA

Licensed Veterinary Technician needed for full time position at busy, progressive 3 DVM, 2 LVT small animal 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: 4/17/2018


   Alexandria, VA

Kingsview Animal Hospital is seeking a dedicated and team-oriented individual to serve as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Kingsview is an established, but growing practice, located in the Kingstown region of Alexandria. The practice recently moved into a new state of the art facility with new equipment. Kingsview offers: surgery, dentistry, wellness, and sick pet care, thereapeutic laser treatment, and more! Responsibilities: 
Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with exams
  • Monitor anesthesia
  • Placing IV catheters
  • Preparing lab samples
  • Giving injections
  • Restraint
  • Monitoring hospitalized patients
  • Various housekeeping duties
Experience:
Licesned Veterinary Technician, 1 year

Benefits:
Excellent benefits include medical/dental, 401k, vacation pay, and employee discounts

To Apply:
Please email resumes to kingsviewHR@gmail.com

Posted: 4/23/2018


  Bristol, VA

Margaret B. Mitchell Spay/Neuter Clinic in Bristol, VA is looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our amazing medical team. If you're looking for rewarding work that actually makes a difference - our clinic might be the place for you!

As a Licensed Veterinary Technician at MBM Clinic, you will be responsible for providing exceptional client and patient care. You will act as the extra eyes, ears and hands for the veterinarians to deliver the highest quality care from intake to discharge. 

Essential responsibilities:

  • Work under the supervision and direction of a licensed veterinarian
  • Represent MBM Spay/Neuter Clinic by providing exceptional customer service and maintain positive relationships with every client and staff person. 
  • Maintain efficient flow of patients from admission to discharge using excellent organizational skills
  • Ensure the safety of our patients, clients and team members by utilizing safe handling and restraint techniques
  • Care for, feed, monitor, medicate and perform minor treatment on animals
  • Efficiently pre-medicate, induce and monitor anesthesia.
  • Draw blood and perform diagnostic testing including but not limited to heartworm testing and feline leukemia testing
  • Enjoy working in the fast paced environment of a high-volume spay/neuter clinic

Margaret B. Mitchell Spay/Neuter Clinic
16222 Lee Highway, Bristol, VA 24202

Posted: 5/15/2018


   Chesapeake, VA

The Chesapeake Humane Society is seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician to perform relief work assisting with high-volume spay/neuter, dental procedures, and preventative care. The LVT performs various medical procedures and serves as support to the Medical Doctor and Associate Veterinarians. Relief dates begin on June 15, 2018. Interested parties should submit resume to hiring@cheapeakehumane.org

Posted: 6/5/2018

The Chesapeake Humane Society is seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician for a non-exempt, full-time or part-time position. The Chesapeake Humane Society operates a low-cost, high-volume clinic, offering preventative veterinary care, spay/neuter surgery, dentals, and various surgical procedures. The Licensed Veterinary Technician performs some animal medical procedures while providing support to the Veterinarian in Charge (VIC) and Associate Veterinarians of the Chesapeake Human Society (CHS). The incumbent shall uphold and abide by clinic and shelter protocols as set by the Veterinarian in Charge. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Interpret medical histories and relay pertinent information to the VIC
  • Safely and humanly restrain animals for medical procedures
  • Administer vaccinations, microchips, sedatives, and pre-anesthetic and anesthetic drugs under the supervision of the VIC
  • Perform dental exams, create dental estimates, and perform dental cleanings
  • Perform diagnostic services such as bloodwork, ear swabs, and skin scrapings for VIC to interpret, document results, and communicate to clients or Administrative Assistants 
  • Recover pets from anesthesia and involve VIC as needed
  • Provide post-operative, vaccination, and microchipping counseling and answer client inquires, forwarding to VIC as appropriate
  • Reconcile controlled substance log at the end of business day
  • Clean and sanitize veterinary equipment, surgical tools, animal enclosures, work space, lobby, and break room as assigned
  • Ensure all supply areas are stocked and report deficiencies to VIC
  • Assist VIC in providing oversight, support, and training for Veterinary Assistants
  • Engage visitors in non-confrontational, educational conversations regarding animal care, surrender, sheltering policies, etc.
  • Work cooperatively with all staff to promote the CHS mission
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Skills and Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma
  • Current license to practice as a Licensed Veterinary Technician in the state of Virginia
  • Understanding of veterinary medicine, ability to administer vaccinations, microchips, and controlled substances, ability to collect samples for diagnostics, and ability to perform animal restraint as appropriate for an LVT
  • Confidence using computer systems and learning new software
  • Ability to provide quality customer service in a high-volume, stressful environment
  • Strong written and oral communication skills including the ability to educate clients effectively in English
  • Willingness to discuss euthanasia, open-admission sheltering , and surrender of pets in a non-judgmental, non-confrontational, fact-based manner
  • Ability to express organizational standpoints when serving as a CHS representative
  • Ability to handle confidential or sensitive information with discretion
  • Ability to function well independently and as a team member
  • Ability to mediate and problem solve in the moment
  • Excellent attention to detail; organization skills and ability to multitask
Physical and Time Demands:
  • Ability to work early mornings, evenings and weekends
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced setting with distractions
  • Ability to work in the presence of animals, wildlife, strong odors, and cleaning solutions
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, and lift and carry materials up to 40 lbs
  • Ability to handle stress
  • Valid driver's license, clean driving record, and reliable personal transportation
To Apply: submit cover letter, resume, and professional references to hiring@chesapeakehumane.org

Posted: 5/31/2018


   Fishersville, VA

Cedarcrest Animal Clinic, a board certified avian/canine & feline specialty practice, is seeking a motivated, dedicated, detail-oriented technician to join our staff. We have a strong focus on exceptional client service and patient care. Our well-equipped hospital is located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley just 5 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway and Skyline Drive. We offer digital radiology, ultrasound, endoscopy and chemotherapy and treat a variety of species. Our benefit package includes paid CE, dues, license, retirement plan, uniform allowance, vacation and pet care package. If you would thrive in a busy, challenging position and want to utilize all of your technical skills, send your resume to: cedarcrestvetcontact@gmail.com, or CEDARCREST, PO Box 299, Fishersville, VA 22939

Posted: 5/29/2018


   Fredericksburg, VA

Virginia Veterinary Centers, a growing emergency and specialty practice in historic Fredericksburg Virginia, is actively seeking talented, determined, and compassionate licensed veterinary technicians to join our surgery and emergency teams, with cross training opportunities.

Virginia Veterinary Centers is the only specialty and referral hospital in the Fredericksburg area. We currently offer seven specialty departments: emergency, surgery, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology and physical rehabilitation.

Virginia Veterinary Centers embraces and fosters the core values of collaboration, empowerment, and integrity. Our vision is to provide quality emergency and specialty care to the greater Fredericksburg Metropolitan area at the highest level possible. The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator and multitasker who thrives in a high paced environment. Our technicians are detailed oriented, easily adaptable, comfortable within the ebbs and flows of an emergency department environment and experienced with excellent customer service skills. Most importantly, the ideal candidate is a team player.

Our salary is competitive and based on experience level. We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes health, dental and vision coverage, FSA (childcare & medical care) and HSA options, life insurance, supplemental disability insurance, paid time off, professional fee reimbursement, uniform and CE allowance.

Qualified individuals please contact Alison Smith, Director of Nursing at careers@caraeh.com or 540-372-3470. We are happy to answer any questions but also invite you to visit us in Fredericksburg.

Job Type: Full-time

Posted: 4/4/2018

 
   Glen Allen, VA

Shady Grove Animal Clinic is located in Glen Allen, Virginia. Our busy four doctor practice is seeking a part-time Veterinary Technician. An ideal candidate would currently be a LVT, that is a self-starter, hard working, compassionate, and able to lift 40 pounds. You would be involved in assisting surgical procedures, placing IV catheters, running lab work, drawing blood, calculating medications, taking x-rays, client communication, and general patient care. We have a great group of doctor's and staff! Please apply today! 804-421-7422 Our address is 11399 Nuckols Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059

Posted: 3/21/2018


   Lynchburg, VA

The Animal Hospital of Lynchburg is seeking a friendly, high-energy, client-oriented LVT to join our team in our state-of-the-art veterinary hospital.  We are a companion animal, avian & exotic, AAHA practice in Lynchburg, Virginia, located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, 1 hour south of Charlottesville, 1 hour north of Roanoke…always someplace to go, something to do.  We offer competitive salary, health insurance and a retirement plan. In addition, we offer fully paid continuing education, uniforms, technical journals, sick, vacation and holiday time as well as discounts for personal pet care, and profit sharing.  Visit our website at www.LynchburgVet.com for more information about our hospital, services and philosophies. If you wish to utilize your skills to the fullest in an atmosphere where you can learn and grow, please contact Dr. Rick Krason or Dr. Jean Krason at The Animal Hospital of Lynchburg, 1705 Memorial Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia, 24501, (434) 845-7021, or E-Mail us atLynchburgVet@msn.com for more information and correspondence.

Posted: 4/17/2018


   Richmond, VA

Job Description: Clinic Manager
Classification: Full Time - Non-Exempt
Salary: $30,000 to $35,000
Reports to: Head Veterinarian

Summary/Objective:
Richmond Animal League is seeking a Clinic Manager for Richmond Animal League's Loving Spay & Neuter Clinic. The Clinic Manager is the first contact the general public has with the clinic and demonstrates a commitment to the care of our patients by supporting all clinic staff.

Work Schedule:
Monday-Friday 9:30am-6:00pm with half-hour unpaid lunch

Essential Functions:
Oversee and execute daily client/patient administration

General Office Manager Duties

Reporting, Database Management and Analysis

Training and Supervision of Volunteers

Participate in special department projects and other duties relating to the success of the clinic's success as assigned. 

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • At least two years of previous experience in clinic managemnet
  • Knowledge of Avimark or other clinic software highly preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a challenging and often noisy environment
  • Willingness to work with entire RAL team to ensure the best possible experience
Benefits:
Six paid holidays: New Years Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

13 days paid time off
Medical
Dental
Simple IRA

Minimum Education Required:
2-year degree

How to apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume to Dr. Laura Drinkwine at employment@ral.org. No phone calls please.

Posted: 5/3/2018


   Roanoke, VA

The Veterinary Wellness Center of Roanoke will be opening in July of 2018 and is currently seeking licensed veterinary technicians. Drs. Bridget Hickman and Bridget Quatmann will be providing full service veterinary medical and surgical care as well as integrative therapies to include rehabilitation (similar to physical therapy), acupuncture, herbal or botanical medicine, and veterinary medical manipulation (similar to osteopathic or chiropractic care). 

The VWCR mission, as a team of compassionate people, is to promote the well being of animals by providing exceptional medical, surgical and holistic care while educating people to better understand the needs of the animals that share their lives. We are dedicated to providing team members with a work environment that is challenging and satisfying, encouraging both personal and professional growth. 

Hours are 9am to 5pm Monday through Friday with most employee hours scheduled during these times. We offer a competitive benefit package: annual CE stipend, uniform allowance, VALVT dues, VA licensing fees, one week paid vacation after year one, several paid holidays per year, personal health and pet insurance options,. New graduates will be considered. Interested individuals should forward questions and resumes to: frontdesk@vwcr.net. We will be interviewing candidates June 11th and 18th. 

Posted: 5/15/2018

 
Roanoke Animal Hospital
is seeking to add a full time licensed veterinary technician to our staff. We are the oldest AAHA accredited hospital in Virginia and currently have five LVT's, five doctors and full support staff. We are open Mon-Fri 7:30-6 and Saturdays 8-1. Full time employees qualify for our benefits package which includes health/life insurance, disability, dental, simple IRA, uniform allowance, paid CE, paid licenses and dues, occasional bonuses, personal pet discounts, one week PTO after 1 year of employment, and several paid holidays per year.

Qualifications:

  • Must hold current VA license
  • Be familiar with surgical techniques and anesthesia
  • Be proficient in laboratory procedures
  • Must be a self-starter and have motivation to continue improvement within the hospital
  • Must be comfortable in a fast paced/high demand environment
  • MUST have a sense of humor
Qualified applicants should email their resume to roanokeanimalhospital@yahoo.com Attn: Anna Radcliffe. You may also stop by in person and fill out an application. No calls please.

Posted: 5/8/2018


   Rustburg, VA

Rustburg Veterinary Clinic in Rustburg, VA is need of a full or part time LVT. We are a growing, three doctor, small animal veterinary hospital, seven miles south of Lynchburg, VA seeking an LVT to work full time. We will consider part time or flexible schedule. Qualified candidates must hold a current VA license or be studying in an accredited LVT course, have excellent customer service skills, be organized, have a positive attitude and be willing to work as part of an LVT team to provide high quality care for our patients and clients. We have in-house laboratory, digital dental and general radiography, ultrasound, therapeutic laser, surgery and dentistry. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Please submit your resume to: Rustburg Veterinary Clinic, 1334 Calohan Rd., Rustburg, VA 24588, hiring.rvc@gmail.com

Posted: 3/26/2018


  Salem, VA

2 Full-Time Licensed Veterinary Technicians Wanted

Salem Animal Hospital is currently seeking two Full-time LVTs to join our well established and growing small animal practice! WE are a practice focused on both a high level of medical care as well as customer service.

Our ideal candidate will be an eager new graduate or experienced LVT with a current VA license that is familiar with surgical techniques and anesthesia and proficient in laboratory procedures. We are seeking a professional individual who is passionate about providing exceptional, quality medical care as well as building strong relationships with our clients.

Our hospital is fully equipped with an in-house laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasound, and therapeutic laser.

Benefits include: paid vacation and several paid holidays, paid licenses, paid CE, health, dental, and vision insurance, simple IRA, and competitive pay commensurate with experience. 

Applicants should send their resume and cover letter to salemanimalhospital@gmail.com

Posted: 5/14/2018


   Vienna, VA

Veterinary Surgical Centers (VSC) is looking for an energetic and motivated Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) with anesthesia experience to join our growing team. The ideal candidate will be a positive and energetic individual with one to three years of veterinary experience.

Candidates with experience in specialty veterinary medicine and small animal anesthesia preferred. We are willing to consider candidates with less experience who wish to advance their knowledge and practice of anesthesia. We are looking to fill full-time positions for our Vienna location. 

**Fridays, Saturdays and on-call availability required!**

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

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

To apply, please submit a cover letter and your most recent resume to careers@vscvets.com

Posted: 5/17/2018

Veterinary Surgical Centers Rehabilitation (VSCR), a progressive, multi-location small animal physical rehabilitation practice in Northern Virginia, is seeking an experienced Rehabilitation Assistant to join its growing team.

The successful candidate must possess strong communication skills written and verbal, excellent organizational and problem solving skills, be detailed oriented, self-motivated, and be able to work both as part of team and independently. 

Duties to include restraining patients, assisting with rehabilitation therapies, scheduling appointments, helping clients, filling prescriptions, light cleaning, equipment maintenance and other tasks as needed. Experience in a veterinary or pet care facility is required. Ability to help lift large dogs (100+ lbs) also is necessary.

This full-time position requires the ability to travel and work out of Leesburg and Vienna, and the schedule will include 4-5 days per week, with Saturdays required. 

We offer competitive pay and a full benefits package, including continuing education opportunities, health and life insurance, discounts on pet care, paid holidays and paid time off. Learn more at: www.vscvets.com/rehabilitation

Please submit a cover letter and resume to careers@vscvets.com for consideration. Serious applicants looking for long-term employment only. 

Posted: 5/17/2018


   Virginia Beach, VA

Salem Veterinary Hospital in Virginia Beach is looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician. This is a full time position with benefits. Typical schedule is four weekdays and alternating Saturday mornings. Duties include performing in-house lab work, digital radiographs, sample collection, care and treatment of hospitalized patients, surgical assisting/anesthetic monitoring, dental prophylaxis, nutritional counseling, client education and some administrative duties. We are a growing small animal practice with a strong emphasis on quality care for our patients. Please visit out website and Facebook page to learn more about us. Recent or soon to be graduates of an accredited LVT program are welcome to apply. Please email your resume to salemvetvb@gmail.com or apply in person at 2159 Lynnhaven Parkway, Suite 105B. Come see us at the beach!

Posted: 3/30/2018

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