VCA Animal Hospitals Job Listings

Veterinary Technician
date posted 6.13.19
Position Offered | Vet Technician | Silicon Valley/San Jose | California

VCA Animal Hospital of Los Gatos is three doctor AAHA-accredited, small animal practice in Los Gatos, California with a focus on Fear Free and Cat Friendly medicine.


We are seeking an experienced Full Time Registered Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant to join our team.

The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient care—with the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen.

In this position you will be supporting our Doctors and Technician team by creating a positive, low-stress and Fear Free atmosphere for our clients and patients. Duties will include:

• Maintaining medical records.  

• Preparing surgical suite and surgical patients.  

• Filling prescriptions.  

• Performing laboratory work and diagnostic imaging.

• Providing compassionate care and a home away from home for boarded and hospitalized pets.


At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.

• You will sharpen your skills—and even learn some new techniques—and explore career options that only VCA can offer, such as continuing education, transfer, specialization, and leadership opportunities.

• We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision and paid vacation, 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts, and more!


Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!



 

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Crystal Cuadra-Cutler
Los Gatos, CA
Phone: 408-354-9530
Fax: 408-354-2523

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ER Certified Veterinary Technician
date posted 5.22.19
Position Offered | Vet Technician | Madison | Wisconsin

We are seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team!


Veterinary Emergency Service & Veterinary Specialty Center is an established 24-hour veterinary facility with three locations in Middleton, Madison, and Janesville, WI. We take pride in providing services in emergency, critical care, surgery, oncology, internal medicine, as well as other advanced service patient care for companion animals and the people who love them. We are a team-oriented work place and our purpose is simple; helping pets and the people that love them. Primarily, we treat small animals such as dogs and cats, pocket pets, and exotics.


We are seeking an energetic and compassionate CVT to join our team with openings in ER, surgery and internal medicine departments. The individual filling this role will serve as a major support to our veterinarians with the opportunity to learn and grow from a multitude of specialty doctors and staff. They will apply both professional and practical knowledge of hospital procedures, policies and services, as well as patient treatment protocols and exceptional patient care.


To be successful in this role, you will need the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

o Wisconsin license required.

o Strong and compassionate customer service skills with both clients and coworkers.

o Ability to pay attention to detail and stay focused while multitasking; strong organizational skills.

o Compassion for animals including demonstrated interest in caring for, promoting the health of, and fostering the contentment of animals.

o Maintain accurate medical records and familiarity with medical nomenclature used in a veterinary hospital.

o Previous experience in a specialty or emergency care environment is preferred.


If interested, please apply through our job site



 

Ad contact:
Heather Wipijewski
Madison, WI
Phone: 6082222455

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Experienced Overnight Veterinary Technician
date posted 5.17.19
Position Offered | Vet Technician | Boston South | Massachusetts

Busy 12 doctor practice looking for experienced veterinary technician to join our team. Practice is open 8AM-10PM seven days per week for appointments and we offer overnight patient care.  Technical skills would include IV catheter placement, phlebotomy skills, experience in sedation and monitoring anesthesia and surgical patients.  If interested, please email resume to gerry.martin@vca.com.



 

Ad contact:
Gerry Martin
Hanover, MA
Phone: 781-826-2306
Fax: 781-829-4518

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EMERGENCY VETERINARY TECHNICIANS WANTED
date posted 5.8.19
Position Offered | Vet Technician | Phoenix | Arizona

VCA McCormick Ranch Animal Hospital and Emergency Center is seeking compassionate individuals with experience as a veterinary technician to work at our well-established, 24 hour, AAHA-accredited, emergency practice in Scottsdale, Arizona.


* * * The candidate MUST be able to work nights, weekends, and all major holidays * * *


Our McCormick Ranch family is a tight group of very talented and compassionate people. We are looking for someone who is a team player but can also work independently. Must possess excellent problem solving skills and maintain a professional attitude.


Are you hard working, caring, and looking to grow your skills in the Veterinary field? Then we want to speak to you. Applicant does not have to hold experience in emergency but must have:


Excellent communication skills

Excellent time management skills

Be level headed

Punctual and reliable

Possesses excellent venipuncture skills

Knowledge of radiography

Candidates must also be able to triage, obtain vital signs, monitor anesthesia, and lift up to 50lbs.


Why join VCA? As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are: competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!


Come join our team of amazing technicians and doctors!


Please apply here: https://vca.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Careers/job/Scottsdale-AZ/Veterinary-Assistant_R-14865



 

Ad contact:
Polaris Nevares
Scottsdale, AZ
Phone: 4809483873
Fax: 4809484601

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Director of Nursing Development
date posted 5.2.19
Position Offered | Vet Technician | Albuquerque | New Mexico

VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital and Referral Center is seeking a veterinary technician (VTS preferred) to facilitate development and technical skills of all nursing staff within our hospital. The nursing development technician will actively promote exceptional patient care through the implementation of training protocols, hands-on advancement of nursing skills, and feedback of progress to technicians and assistants in all departments.



Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate staff training for all technicians and assistants within the hospital.
  • Direct all new hire training and orientation for technicians/assistants.
  • Work with team leaders to develop and implement training programs for each department within the hospital. This includes documenting and providing feedback to staff based on their progress.
  • Promote the highest level of patient care through education of staff.
  • Cultivate effective working relationships between technicians/assistants and other hospital staff, as well as clinicians.
  • Partner with VCA-wide trainers to promote and implement programs dedicated to the training and retention of technicians/assistants.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years’ experience in a veterinary specialty setting with some responsibility in the training or supervision of technical staff
  • Proficiency in multiple areas of veterinary medicine with ability to teach advanced skills
  • Certified, Licensed or Registered Veterinary Technician (CVT, LVT or RVT) status required
  • Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) strongly preferred

 About our Hospital:



VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital and Referral Center (VCA Vet Care) is a busy and continually growing general and specialty practice located in beautiful Albuquerque, NM. Our 24,000 square foot hospital provides a comprehensive intensive care unit staffed around the clock, diagnostic tools such as a helical CT scan and fluoroscopy, and advanced medical procedures such as I-131 radiation, interventional radiology, and cataract surgery. VCA Vet Care currently has 5 highly experienced general practitioners, 2 emergency clinicians, and the following board certified specialists: 1 criticalist, 2 internists, 2 oncologists, 2 ophthalmologists, and 3 surgeons. We also currently have eight rotating interns as well as three specialty interns. Our hospital is AHAA certified and is a gold certified Feline Friendly Practice.




VCA Vet Care has plans to expand to a state of the art facility. This facility will include first-class treatment areas, surgical suites, intensive care unit, and added imaging modalities such as MRI, radiation oncology, and 128 slice CT scan.



Albuquerque, NM is a wonderful city of approximately 800,000 people. It averages over 340 days of sunshine a year. The “Duke City” is an exceptionally active city with dozens of mountain biking and hiking trails only 20 minutes away from the hospital. Nine winter ski resorts are within a 3 hour drive. Other activities include river rafting, fly fishing, the largest hot air balloon festival in the world, and a unique Native American cultural influence. Albuquerque has recently been named one of the healthiest cities in America and has been placed in numerous Top 10 cities to live in the US in various publications.



 Compensation and Benefits:

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision and paid vacation (for F/T employees only), 401(k), generous pet care discounts and more! A signing bonus and an allowance for moving expenses will be considered for qualified candidates.



You’re joining a team with nearly limitless boundaries of personal and professional growth. Strong candidates are encouraged to apply. Please submit cover letter of interest and resume to Dana Espinoza, C/RVT via fax (505) 291-5554 or email at dana.espinoza@vca.com.



 

Ad contact:
Dana Espinoza
Albuquerque, NM
Phone: 505-292-5353
Fax: 505-291-5554

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Part Time Veterinary Technician
date posted 4.26.19
Position Offered | Vet Technician | Chicago North | Illinois

We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient care with the know how to make them happen.


Why we need you--


As a member of the VCA team, your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent by delivering an outstanding client experience as well as utilize the technical skills that you have worked so very hard to achieve allowing our clients to partner with us for the lifelong care of their companions.

The skills you will be utilizing will include but are not limited to: venipuncture, catheter placement, radiology, anesthesia monitoring, surgical prep and assisting, dentistry, pharmacy, record keeping, client relations and compassionate care.


Won't you come join us and let's work together and build the best team possible!!



 

Ad contact:
Mary Ksioszk
Vernon Hills, IL
Phone: 847-362-0780
Fax: 847-362-0791

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Certified Veterinary Technician, Full-time
date posted 4.8.19
Position Offered | Vet Technician | Milwaukee | Wisconsin

VCA Pahle Animal Hospital has an opportunity available for an experienced full time Certified Veterinary Technician to join our friendly, AAHA-accredited practice in West Allis, WI.

Our ideal candidate practices high quality veterinary medicine and patient care with the experience and technical know-how. They are a devoted team player who thrives in a collaborative environment and is invested in their colleagues’ success.

Your teaching and marketing skills will also come into play, as you educate clients on the value of preventative veterinary care. Perhaps the greatest asset you can contribute to our team is your emotional intelligence.

We offer a competitive compensation and great benefits, including health insurance, 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts, continuing education and more!

Please apply online at vcajobs.com for this position. Please, no phone calls.



 

Ad contact:
Laura Pethke
West Allis, WI
Phone: 414-541-6440
Fax: 414-321-0585

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