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Not all superheroes wear capes, but we sure think our staff at Healthy Pets Animal Hospital wears one every day!  Join a passionate bunch of rock-star veterinary professionals as a Veterinary Technician, saving the greater Olympia, Washington area, one pet at a time! 
 
Healthy Pets Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Olympia, Washington. Our veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical and dental services. Our hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suite, dental suite, and a pharmacy. We are committed to providing quality care at every stage of your pet’s life. From routine preventive care to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care for your pet.
 
We are a dedicated team of veterinary professionals and our Veterinary Technicians are an integral part of our hospital team. We pride ourselves on having a positive team environment, professional and experienced support staff, and solid leadership.
 
Our website: https://www.healthypetsanimalhospital.com/
 

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Schedule: Full-time or Part-time
 
The ideal Veterinary Technician will be a driver of hospital procedures and workflow, focusing on creating an outstanding customer experience and taking pride in offering unmatched compassionate care. You will establish a movement of patients and clients through appointments and procedures. Your ability to educate and communicate effectively to your team and the clients are crucial for outstanding patient-care!

Responsibilities:
 

  • Proficiency in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophies
  • Perform quality full body and dental radiographs for subsequent evaluation by DVMs
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with coworkers and clients
  • Obtain and record patient history and client communication in a professional, detailed manner
  • Provide surgical discharges and home care instructions to clients after patient procedures

 

Qualifications

Qualifications:
 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Veterinary Technician Certification or License (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) preferred (but not required), valid LVT credentials in Washington, or pending credentials within 3-6 months.
  • Candidates who do not possess Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure, but have relevant experience with a strong desire to become licensed within 2-3 years, are encouraged to apply. Tuition Assistance for the Penn Foster Veterinary Technician program is available for qualified candidates.
  • Ability to assist in animal restraint, lift up to 40 lbs., and work on your feet all day

 
What’s in it for you?
 

  • Signing Bonus for Certified or Licensed Veterinary Technicians
  • If not licensed, tuition assistance for Penn Foster veterinary technician program available for qualified candidates        
  • Great Compensation Package
  • Ideal work schedule and Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) With employer match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Continuing Education allowance and annual licensure reimbursement
  • Pet care discount
  • Company paid Employee Assistance Program

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Type: Full Time (Hourly)
Job ID: 30370