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  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Honor Animal Rescue

    Limited admission (no-kill) animal shelter in Bradenton, FL, seeking Certified Veterinary Technician to perform medical management duties on a full time basis (Tuesday through Saturday, 8 am-5 pm). Requirements/Qualifications: Broad knowledge of veterinary medicine (shelter medicine a plus; Able to work independently;Strong dog and cat handling skills; Ability to lift up to 70 pounds; Ability to multi-task; Strong computer skills; Knowledge of PetPoint a plus. Duties Include: Monitoring the general health of shelter animals and ensuring proper care; Triaging patients; Administering medications; Performing treatments; Administering fluids; Vaccinations; Blood draws; Catheter placement; Diagnostics, including fecals, blood work, skin scrapes, SNAP tests, urinalysis; Cleaning, feeding, walking patients as needed; Recording all medical data in web-based data management system; Inventory control, ordering medical supplies; Preparing prescriptions

    Closing Date: October 31, 2014 Posted: September 14, 2014
  • Certified Veterinary Technician (Full and Part-Time)

    PAWS Chicago

    The Certified Veterinary Technician will provide technical assistance to shelter veterinarians and communicate regarding changes in patient condition, results of diagnostic tests and procedures and treatment questions. Position responsibilities include shelter animal intake and evaluation procedures; diagnostics; health assessment of shelter animals; care of shelter animals including emergency and intensive care as required; restraint; patient and equipment preparation for diagnostic procedures, monitoring, and evaluating shelter animals; administration of medication; catheter placement; maintenance of IV’s. Perform quality control of shelter technical services such as disinfection procedures, in-house diagnostic services and animal selection and intake. Requirements: -Associate degree or Bachelor’s degree from an AVMA accredited Veterinary Technology program or equivalent experience. -2+ years’ work experience in a veterinary practice or shelter preferred.

    Closing Date: October 11, 2014 Posted: September 11, 2014
  • Veterinary Technician

    Dumb Friends League

    Apply online at www.ddfl.org/about-us/jobs Title: Veterinary Technician (regular and relief opportunities available) Purpose of Position: Provide medical care and treatment for animals. Responsibilities: Collect samples for testing and perform laboratory tests. Take and develop x-rays. Medicate, vaccinate, and treat animals as prescribed by veterinarian. Administer anesthesia and monitor animals under anesthesia. Assist veterinarians in medical and surgical procedures. This includes using proper restraint. Provide medical assistance and counseling to patrons. Use and maintain medical equipment. Perform physical examination of animals. Perform data entry to update animal records. Clean and maintain work areas. Perform euthanasia and other related tasks. Contribute to and lead initiatives to improve processes and procedures.

    Closing Date: October 10, 2014 Posted: September 10, 2014
  • Veterinary Assistant

    Dumb Friends League

    Apply online at www.ddfl.org/about-us/jobs Title: Veterinary Assistant (full-time, 30 hours/week, non-exempt) Purpose of Position: Assist in providing medical care and treatment for animals. Responsibilities: Assist technicians and veterinarians in the performance of medical and surgical procedures. Administer medications as directed to shelter animals. Clean, disinfect, and maintain surgical and medical areas. Maintain medical equipment and supplies. Handle and move animals prior to and following medical procedures, restraining animals as needed. Perform data entry to update animal records. Perform clinic reception duties including handling incoming phone calls, greeting and assisting patrons, scheduling appointments, and filling prescription orders. Contribute to and lead initiatives to improve processes and procedures. Perform euthanasia and related tasks.

    Closing Date: October 10, 2014 Posted: September 10, 2014
  • Veterinary Technician (Part-Time)

    Good Mews Animal Foundation

    Good Mews Animal Foundation, a no-kill cat shelter, is seeking a part-time Veterinary Technician/Assistant. Set schedule of M,W,F and rotating Saturdays, 24-30 hours per week with some paid vacation/sick leave. Must have excellent tech skills including: administering medications, vaccinations, ability to draw blood and administer fluids and medications SC, maintaining written health records, performing initial assessments upon intake and monitoring the ongoing health of animals. 1-3 years of experience in a veterinary clinic or shelter. This is a physical position requiring you to bend, stoop and lift up to 40 lbs. You must be able to work as a team with other staff/volunteers in a fast-paced, sometimes hectic environment and have a strong commitment to animal welfare. Ability to perform lab tests such as fecal floats a plus, RVT a plus. To apply please send Resume, Cover Letter and References to Lisa Johns at ljohns@goodmews.org.

    Closing Date: September 30, 2014 Posted: September 9, 2014
  • Veterinary Care Coordinator

    Animal Welfare League of Alexandria

    The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria is hiring a full-time Veterinary Care Coordinator. Responsibilities include: completing daily rounds with the Shelter Veterinarian, identifying animals that need laboratory work and ensuring blood work is collected; entering diagnostic results into the database and filing paperwork; collecting medical histories of surrendered animals; coordinating the Visiting Vet program; developing and maintaining strong relationships with veterinarians in the community; sending animals for outside veterinary care when necessary; becoming certified as a Euthanasia Technician and assisting with euthanasia; collaborating with the Animal Care Manager to provide medical care training for Animal Care staff. To apply, complete an Application for Employment (found at www.AlexandriaAnimals.org/jobs) and send the application, a cover letter, and resume to careers@AlexandriaAnimals.org with "Veterinary Care Coordinator" as the subject line.

    Closing Date: October 31, 2014 Posted: September 9, 2014
  • Regiestered Vet Tech

    Humane Society of MO

    Vet Tech – This position maintains animal health including treating sick and injured animals as directed by our veterinarians. Will also administer treatments and process laboratory specimens as directed by veterinarians; administers medication orders; maintains pharmacy stock; orders medications and special food; assists Shelter vets; maintains medical record transcripts; This position requires a veterinary technician graduate with a current state license. Applicants must possess organizational and computer skills, and have effective communication skills. Must be available for weekend schedules.

    Closing Date: October 30, 2014 Posted: September 3, 2014
  • Shelter Manager/Veterinary Technician

    MetroWest Humane Society

    MetroWest Humane Society is a non-profit, no-kill, cat shelter, located in Ashland, MA. Responsible for management of shelter operations. Supervise and train staff/volunteers, interact with public. Ensure safety and sanitation of facility, manage intake of cats, monitor health and behavior of cats, coordinate vet care, maintain medical records. Certified veterinary technician required. Strong management experience required; preferably with animal shelter or a non-profit organization is preferred. Preferred skills and experience: Extensive experience handling and working with cats, strong knowledge of feline behavior. Ability to triage health issues, administer medications. Self-motivated; strong organizational, leadership, communication, and computer skills; detail oriented; effective at multitasking and prioritizing. Demonstrated experience dealing with people in a professional manner. Full time, salaried position. Send resume to president@metrowesthumanesociety.org

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: September 2, 2014
  • Volunteer Veterinary Technicians Needed in Phuket, Thailand

    Soi Dog Foundation

    Soi Dog Foundation in Phuket, Thailand currently welcomes volunteer veterinary technicians to help treat over 400 dogs and cats currently at our shelter. Our organization operates a very fast-paced and challenging veterinary clinic which sees emergencies daily as well as a busy mobile sterilization program. The shelter currently employs 4-5 full-time Thai and Western veterinarians and has in-house bloodwork and isolation facilities. To date, Soi Dog Foundation has sterilized over 70,000 dogs and cats in Thailand. Based out of Phuket, our shelter is located on a beautiful island with world-class beaches for volunteers to enjoy. Applicants should be self-guided and have the ability to multi-task as well as communicate in a professional manner with members of the community and shelter staff members. It is our hope that volunteers experience hands-on interaction with patients, learn technical skills in a limited-resource environment, and participate in diagnostic and treatment decisions.

    Closing Date: April 30, 2015 Posted: August 28, 2014
  • Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT)

    PETA

    High volume mobile spay/neuter program in Southeastern VA seeks a licensed veterinary technician. Full time, flexible schedule, competitive pay, excellent benefits available. Must be strongly committed to animal protection. Humane animal handling skills a must.   To view the complete job description and apply online, please visit: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=816674

    Closing Date: October 19, 2014 Posted: August 20, 2014
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