VCA Animal Hospitals Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) in Redmond, Washington
VCA Redmond Animal Hospital is seeking a L icen sed Veterinary Technician to join their General Practice team.
This is an excellent opportunity to work in a caring and supportive environment while providing top-notch veterinary care!
Why We Want You!
As a part of the VCA Redmond team, your role will be to support the Technicians and Doctors by creating a positive and low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients. Your mission is to gain the trust and confidence of every pet parent by providing an exceptional client experience, which will enable us to deliver exceptional care to every patient.
The skills that will be utilized include, but are not limited to:
Assist veterinarians in diagnosing and treating animals for various medical conditions.
Perform various medical procedures such as vaccinations, dental cleanings, and surgical assistance.
Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by the veterinarian.
Conduct laboratory tests and analyze results to aid in the diagnosis of illnesses.
Monitor anesthesia during surgeries and assist in recovery procedures.
Educate pet owners on proper animal care, nutrition, and medication administration.
Maintain accurate and detailed medical records for all patients.
Provide compassionate and gentle handling of animals to minimize stress and ensure their well-being.
Assist in the maintenance of veterinary equipment and supplies.
Collaborate with the veterinary team to ensure the highest standards of patient care and customer service.
Participate in continuing education and training to stay updated on the latest advancements in veterinary medicine.
Schedule: This is a full-time job opportunity that requires working four 10-hour shifts per week, with some availability on weekends.
Compensation: Starting at $25 – 30 / hour . Pay dependent on experience and licensure.
- Signing Bonus of $2000 and Relocation Assistance up to $5000 for the right candidate!
Location: 17980 NE Union Hill Rd, Redmond, WA 98052
VCA Redmond Animal Hospital enjoys practicing advanced medicine with a cohesive, tenured team. We are proud to be AAHA accredited since 1999 and have been recertified as recently as the spring of 2021. Our hospital has a well-loved boarding facility and grooming salon included within our practice. We are very team-oriented and strive to be a place where you enjoy coming to work each day.
VCA Redmond is centrally located to everything you want, and we’re minutes away from downtown Seattle where you’ll find great city attractions and Woodland Park Zoo. You can head east toward the mountains for hiking or camping and great snow sports throughout the winter. We’re also centrally located to many different waterways so if island hoping is more your speed take a quick trip to hop on a ferry that will take you to the San Juan Islands where you’ll get to explore to your heart’s content. No matter which direction you choose, there is always adventure awaiting you!
Benefits of joining the VCA Redmond Team!
Health, dental, and vision insurance.
Retirement savings plan with employer match.
life, long and short-term disability insurance, company paid.
-Paid parental leave.
Paid time off and holidays.
Continuing education opportunities with financial assistance and license reimbursement.
Employee discounts on veterinary services and products.
Supportive and collaborative team environment.
Opportunities for career growth and advancement.
Free mental health sessions and wellness subscriptions (Head Space and 12 Lyra Health sessions)
How to Apply:
If you have a strong passion for delivering exceptional care to animals and are interested in joining our team of committed professionals, we encourage you to apply today! We are eagerly awaiting a new member to join our veterinary family who is as devoted as we are to ensuring the welfare of animals.
If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.
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!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com