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VCA Animal Hospitals Licensed Veterinary Technician in Vancouver, Washington

Licensed Veterinary Technician for VCA East Mill Plain Animal Hospital!

VCA East Mill Plain Animal Hospital is a trusted, multi-doctor practice serving the Vancouver and Portland communities for over 30 years. Our hospital is accredited by AAHA, and we are dedicated to providing top-notch care to our patients. We prioritize education for both our clients and associates as part of our mission to deliver exceptional service. Our team members are committed to communicating effectively with clients and take pride in doing so.

Our team consists of Fear Free Certified professionals who prioritize the well-being of our patients. We seek a Licensed Veterinary Technician who shares our value of providing exceptional patient care and is committed to working collaboratively. We are service-oriented and find satisfaction in providing excellent care and receiving gratitude from others.

Address: 416 NE 112th AVE, Vancouver, WA 98684

Schedule: Full-time position, 4/10’s. Closed Sundays.

Compensation: $25 – 28 / hour. Pay dependent on licensure and experience. Relocation assistance is available.

Location: Our hospital is located in Vancouver, Washington, which is situated across the river from Portland, Oregon. The area offers breathtaking views of mountains on one side and the stunning Oregon Coast on the other. There are numerous local activities to enjoy while living here.

Why Join the VCA EMPAH Team?

At VCA, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be! We have a unique culture in our hospital that values each person’s individual skill and personality. There’s something special about you and we are excited to learn more! We have a commitment to animal care and want to share that with you.

We are passionate about supporting Veterinary Technicians and are committed to your continuing education and personal career development. VCA is a community of dedicated professionals that will encourage you to explore everything a Veterinary Technician career has to offer. At VCA, we are committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity and strive to be a place where a talented mix of people want to come, stay, and do their best work. In addition, we support a work environment where you can focus on your career, happiness, and the patients you serve. Below are some of the many benefits of joining the VCA team!

  • Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community

  • Leadership opportunities

  • Career development programs

  • Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

  • Continuing education allowance

  • Tuition support and sponsorships

  • Veterinary Technician license reimbursement

  • Free mental health sessions and wellness subscriptions (Head Space and Lyra Health)

  • Referral bonuses

  • Competitive wage

  • Medical, dental & vision insurance

  • Generous pet care discounts

  • Life, long and short-term disability insurance

  • Paid parental leave

  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick time

  • 401(k)

Why We Want You!

As a member of the VCA EMPAH team, you will support the Doctor teams by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients. Your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent—by delivering an outstanding client experience—so we can provide exceptional care to every patient. You’ve worked hard for your credentials (CVT, RVT, LVT), and we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. The skills that will be utilized include, but are not limited to:

  • Physical examinations and patient assessment

  • Anesthesia monitoring

  • Surgical preparation and assisting

  • Dentistry

  • Radiology

  • Laboratory work

  • Venipuncture

  • Catheter placement

  • Pharmacy

  • Patient recovery

  • Compassionate care of our hospitalized animals

Ready to grow with a collaborative and supportive team? Apply now! We look forward to getting to know you!

Want to Learn More about VCA East Mill Plain Animal Hospital?

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse 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