Cascade Pet Hospital is a friendly, community-minded, full-service, 3 doctor animal hospital located just north of Seattle in Shoreline, WA. We are looking to hire a Full-time Licensed Veterinary Technician and want to meet you! The LVT is a vital part of our hospital team and is highly utilized. We are seeking a mature, motivated candidate with good communication skills and an interest in contributing to the community. Creativity and a positive outlook are valued. We are a growing clinic with a supportive team environment and professional, fun, and hard-working staff. We care for dogs, cats, and occasional pocket pets. Our hours are Monday and Wednesday, 8 am to 8 pm, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8 am to 6 pm, and Saturday from 8 to 4. We value personal time so will work with you towards a mutually beneficial schedule, which would include rotating Saturdays. Our benefits include a competitive hourly wage, flexible work schedule, excellent pet care benefits, paid time off, health insurance (medical, dental, vision, short term disability and life insurance), 401k with employer match, and continuing education reimbursement.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
The responsibilities of an LVT include but are not limited to:
• Client education, history taking
• Patient care and treatment
• Basic lab work, radiography, dental prophies
• Catheterization, intubation, surgical monitoring
• Assisting with general hospital maintenance and cleaning
• Helping maintain inventories of medical supplies and pet foods
• Ability to work on feet all day
• Ability to lift 40 pounds
Licensed Veterinary Technician Qualifications
The ideal candidate will be a team player, have excellent communication skills, ability to multitask and work independently, willingness to help out wherever needed, have a current technician certificate and have open availability to be scheduled during our business hours. We are a drug-, alcohol- and tobacco-free employer and work environment. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application. Reliable transportation to and from work is a must! Applicants must be willing and able to pass a criminal background check prior to hiring.
Cascade Pet Hospital a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare in Shoreline. We offer a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services. Our recently remodeled veterinary hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including in-house lab equipment for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suite, advanced dental equipment, and a pharmacy. We are committed to providing high quality and compassionate care at every stage of a pet’s life. From routine preventive medicine to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care. Visit us online at www.cascadepethospital.com
Type: Full Time (Hourly)
Job ID: 32072