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  • Veterinary Technician/Assistant

    Washington Animal Rescue League

    Veterinary Technician needed for busy veterinary clinic to care for area pets and shelter animals. Essential Duties & Functions: • Feed, water, exercise and general husbandry of the hospitalized patients and shelter animals. • Collect specimens and perform basic laboratory procedures. • Assist in diagnostic, medical and surgical procedures including euthanasia. • Monitor basic vital signs of patients. • Administer subcutaneous fluids as directed. • Basic restraint for exams and radiology. • Fill prescriptions. • Monitor animals’ recovery from surgery and notify veterinarians of unusual changes or symptoms. • Obtain basic patient history from guardians. • Explain discharge and medical instruction to clients. Qualifications & Requirements: • High school diploma or equivalent. • Animal caretaking experience preferred. • Excellent customer service. • Ability to multi-task in a stressful environment with flexibility and a positive attitude. • Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus.

    Closing Date: January 15, 2015 Posted: December 15, 2014
  • Surgical Prep Tech (Part-Time)

    PAWS Chicago

    Put your unique skills to great use in a rewarding and challenging position. Come join the No-Kill movement and help save lives! The PAWS Chicago Lurie Spay/Neuter Clinic, located on the West Side of Chicago, is looking for an experienced part time Surgical Prep Technician. We are the Midwest’s largest low-cost, high volume spay/neuter and vaccine clinic, averaging 85 spay/neuters and 26 vaccine clients per day. The Surgical Veterinary Technician is responsible preparing dogs/cats for their spay/neuter surgeries. Duties include drawing & administering IV meds, intubating, vaccinating as needed and client interaction. Preference will be given to applicants who are CVT, although a candidate with a minimum of 3 years technician experience will be considered. Ideal four-day work week (including one weekend day) with consistent schedule and competitive hourly compensation. Potential for advancement, full time employment and cross training in other departments. Please submit cover letter and resume to sgillen@pawschicago.org

    Closing Date: January 10, 2014 Posted: December 10, 2014
  • CSR/Veterinary Assistant for Spay Neuter

    Eastbay SPCA

    The East Bay SPCA’s new 5,000-sq ft. Veterinary Clinic, Cat Adoption Area and Humane Education Center is now opened to the public! Our new clinic boasts six examination rooms, two state-of the-art surgical rooms, a dental suite and three surgery prep areas. The East Bay SPCA is looking for a Veterinary Assistant /Client Service Representative for Spay and Neuter Clinic. This position is responsible for greeting and processing clients, answering phone calls as needed, scheduling appointments, and daily reconciliation of all transactions, as well as assisting the veterinarian, the registered veterinary technicians and the spay/neuter clinic manager. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, client service support, animal restraint, assisting in surgery, surgical preparation, administering vaccines during vaccine clinic hours, and thorough cleaning of the facility as needed. In this position, the average split of duties 50/50.

    Closing Date: February 28, 2015 Posted: December 9, 2014
  • Registered Vet Tech

    Peninsula Humane Society

    Other duties may be assigned. Perform physical exams, laboratory procedures including the use of a microscope, blood and dental machines. Initiation of emergency medical practices as necessary. Calculate and prepare medications for patients. Induce and maintain animals under anesthesia. Ensure that all animals are monitored while under anesthesia. Assist veterinarian during surgery. Ensure that each animal receives the proper vaccinations. Perform admitting and discharge duties for public and shelter animals. Calculate and draw pre-anesthetic/anesthetic drugs prior to surgery. Maintain controlled substances log. Responsible for the surgical preparation of patients, including sterilization, administration of pre-surgical injections. Maintain proper paperwork and medical records as required by law. Euthanize and/or assist with euthanasia of animals as needed in accordance with PHS/SPCA policies and procedures.

    Closing Date: April 1, 2015 Posted: December 5, 2014
  • Animal Care Manager (Part-Time)

    Rescue Ranch

    Part-time position, responsibilities include the day to day care of all our animals, training and supervision of volunteers, and assisting the education department with animal presentations. Performing basic vet tech services such as nail trims, beak trims, and bathing/grooming. Experience with exotic species (birds, reptiles,hoof stock,snakes) preferred.

    Closing Date: January 5, 2015 Posted: December 2, 2014
  • Medical Department Manager

    SPCA Tampa Bay

    Manage and provide operational oversight of the medical department and foster services, including personnel and fiscal management. Essential functions include: oversee treatments and daily staff assignments; manage ordering and inventory; ensure staff complying with SOP's and OSHA standards; recruit and supervise staff, including annual appraisal process; interact with private practice veterinarians on follow-ups to Adoption. CVT certification required, 3-4 years of shelter experience required.

    Closing Date: January 31, 2015 Posted: December 1, 2014
  • Veterinary Assistant - Shelter

    Humane Society of Huron Valley

    The Humane Society of Huron Valley helps over 10,000 animals every year and is rated a top shelter in the nation. Shelter Veterinary Assistants care for the animals in our shelter and support shelter veterinarians. This position requires an energetic, caring individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment, can handle a lot of responsibility, has excellent communication skills, and can remain calm under stress. This position could be part-time or full-time for the right candidate. MUST BE AVAILABLE SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS AND MONDAYS. Please apply at hshv.org (click on "Jobs at HSHV" at the bottom).

    Closing Date: December 15, 2014 Posted: November 25, 2014
  • Veterinary Technologist-Shelter Medicine/Small Animal Surgery

    Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital

    PU Vet Teaching Hospital seeks Shelter Medicine Tech. Accompany DVM to Indiana locations in mobile surgery unit providing technical support/clinical instruction to DVM/vet tech students during spay/castration surgeries. Provide technical support/clinical instruction in Small Animal Surgery. Will share after-hours on-call duties. Must be graduate of AVMA accredited vet tech program, and obtain IN license. Experience not required. Shelter medicine experience preferred. Occasional overnight travel. Must obtain IN CDL Class A driver’s license. Submit application through careers website. www.purdue.edu/hr/careers job #1402948. PU College of Vet Medicine values, nurtures, & respects all members of its community & ensures an environment of inclusive excellence where all students, faculty, and staff are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential. Purdue University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse work force.

    Closing Date: April 1, 2015 Posted: November 11, 2014
  • Veterinary Technician or Assistant - Spay/Neuter Clinic

    Pet Community Center

    Pet Community Center Spay + Neuter clinic is an Humane Alliance model clinic. We are seeking a full time vet tech or vet assistant to work in our clinic. If you are passionate about helping animals and are comfortable in a fast paced environment, we want to hear from you. We are looking only for candidates who have experience working in a veterinary or shelter setting. No relocation assistance is available for this position. To learn more about our organization visit petcommunitycenter.org

    Closing Date: December 15, 2014 Posted: November 11, 2014
  • Medical Center Practice Manager

    Washington Animal Rescue League

    The Washington Animal Rescue League is looking for just the right person who has proven management qualities along with the desire to lead our team. Proficiency in MS Word and MS Excel is also required; experience with Cornerstone preferred, but not essential. At least 7 years of veterinary experience and management of a team with over 25 employees is required. Shelter experience would be a plus. Responsibilities include day-to-day operations with major focus on strong personnel management responsibilities including hiring, training and leading the team. A strong commitment to client service skills is imperative to be successful in this position. Other valuable attributes include proven initiative, enjoyment of a job well done, ability to work independently, knowledge of accounts receivable, experience holding staff meetings and conducting performance reviews.

    Closing Date: December 13, 2014 Posted: November 10, 2014
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