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Licensed Veterinary Technician @ University Place Vet Hospital

University Place Veterinary Hospital University Place, WA

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Job Description
Company Description

We shih-tzu not…! We are looking for an amazing Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our pack of pet-loving professionals at University Place Vet Hospital!

University Place Vet Hospital is a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare in University Place, Washington. Our hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suite, dental suite, ultrasound and a fully stocked pharmacy.


We are a multi-doctor doctor practice and our Licensed Veterinary Technicians are an integral part of our hospital team. We pride ourselves on having a positive team environment, professional and experienced support staff, and solid leadership.

Job Description

The ideal Licensed Veterinary Technician will be a driver of hospital procedures and workflow, focusing on creating an outstanding customer experience and taking pride in offering unmatched compassionate care. You will establish a movement of patients and clients through appointments. You will ensure communication with clients is clear and understood, via phone, text, and email.

Responsibilities:

  • Proficiency in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophies
  • Perform quality full body and dental radiographs for subsequent evaluation by DVMs
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with coworkers and clients
  • Obtain and record patient history and client communication in a professional, detailed manner
  • Provide surgical discharges and home care instructions to clients after patient procedures
Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Veterinary Technician Certification or License (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) preferred or valid LVT credentials in Washington or pending credentials within 6-8 months.
  • Ability to assist in animal restraint, lift up to 40 lbs., and work on your feet all day.


Additional Information

Located on the picturesque Puget Sound, the City of University Place is home to more than 31,500 active residents. Halfway between the state capital of Olympia and the state’s largest city, Seattle, the City boasts beautiful scenic views of the Olympic Mountains, Mount Rainier, and the Puget Sound. Enjoy the mountains for winter skiing? You are less than 1 hour away. Love to be out boating or hiking during the spring and summer months? These activities can literally be in your backyard.

Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining individuality and medical autonomy which makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do! Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • No On-Call or After-Hours Emergency Calls
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Annual CE Reimbursement / LVT/RVT/CVT License Reimbursement
  • 401K With Annual Employer Match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity, Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
  • Pet Care Benefits for your personal pets
  • Career Growth/Professional Mentorship
  • VTNE Exam Fee reimbursement

People Pets & Vets is an EEO/AA employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status. People Pets & Vets is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its programs, and activities.

University Place Veterinary Hospital

Address

University Place, WA
USA

Industry

Animal

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