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Whitesburg Animal Hospital

Experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician Needed!

Whitesburg Animal Hospital is a progressive AAHA accredited, AAFP certified practice located in Huntsville, AL. Our team of five doctors and 40 support staff includes several Fear Free professionals.

We are seeking a self-driven, highly motivated, and compassionate FULL-TIME LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN to join our team. Alternating weekends are required in this position.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Graduation from an accredited veterinary technology/nursing program
  • Completed the VTNE or
  • Be VTNE eligible and complete VTNE within six month

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Client communication and education
  • General patient care and diagnostics
  • Dental prophies, surgical prep and anesthesia monitoring
  • Support veterinarians as needed
  • Answer multi-line phone as needed
  • Schedule appointments and procedures
  • Collect payment in exam rooms

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Possess exceptional customer service, computer, and communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize responsibilities and multi-task
  • Willingness to learn and grow
  • Ability to maintain a positive and calm demeanor in stressful situations
  • Commitment to maintaining a positive team-based culture
  • Associate degree or higher required
  • Previous veterinary experience required

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive wages
  • Heath, dental and vision insurance
  • Health savings or flex spending account
  • Life insurance
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance 
  • Long-term and short-term disability insurance
  • Supplemental critical illness, accident, and hospital indemnity insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • 401k plan
  • Generous PTO allowance
  • Six observed holidays
  • FMLA
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Uniform allowance
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Discounted veterinary services
  • Discounted home and auto insurance
  • Discounted professional legal assistance and online access to state specific legal documentation’
  • Identity theft prevention and resolution services
  • Student loan refinancing

If you desire to be part of a team committed to excellence, please submit a current resume with cover letter to: kimgreenway@whitesburganimalhospital.com

Posted: 12/3/22

The College of Veterinary Medicine

Position Title

Veterinary Technician – Inpatient ER (Swing Shift)

The College of Veterinary Medicine seeks candidates for a Veterinary Technician position to work directly with the ER clinicians and rotating intern doctors to help facilitate quality client care and patient flow through the IMC, ICU, and ER.

Learn more about VET MED and take a campus tour here: https://www.auburnvetmed.com/

Why should YOU work for VET MED?

  • Excellent full-time benefits that start on Day 1!
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance options for you and your family.
  • Generous Transition Allowance to make your move easier.
  • Generous state retirement program with eligibility to receive monthly payments after 10 years of service.
  • How about these numbers? 4 weeks of vacation, 96 hours of sick leave, 6 weeks of paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child, and 9 official paid holidays.
  • Overnight and weekend shift differentials = more $$$ in your pocket.
  • Veterinary care and food discounts for your pets.
  • Uniform and continuing education allowances.
  • Tuition assistance for you and your dependents after a year of service.
  • Opportunities for advancement.
Essential Functions
  • Assists with administering treatments and monitoring patients admitted in IMC or ICU, observes and records vital data, abnormal signs, body weight, food/water intake of animals, and collects and labels specimens and perform treatments and administer medications as prescribed by primary veterinarian.
  • Performs and demonstrates veterinary care techniques and procedures related to emergency and critical care medicine.
  • Assists veterinarians in the care of patients requiring advanced procedures and life-saving techniques including CPR, mechanical ventilation and dialysis. Inspects facilities, equipment, and supplies daily, as well as observes health status of animals , environmental conditions , temperature , and sanitation.
  • Perform job duties with speed and accuracy and work as essential personnel, providing care for patients after hours, on weekends and holidays.
  • Assists with emergency triage and stabilization of patients presenting through the Emergency service.
  • May be responsible for, or assist in, billing clients, inputting charges, and/or similar tasks.
  • This position will work to provide care for patients after hours, on weekends, and holidays
Education Level Associate’s degree in a technical or scientific field related to the position.
Field of Study
Degree in Animal Science or related scientific field
Years of Experience No experience required for entry level
Minimum License and Certifications Veterinary Technician Certification having passed the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE).
Salary Range $31,100 – $59,600

Posted: 11/12/22

The College of Veterinary Medicine

Position TitleVeterinary Technician – Anesthesia

The College of Veterinary Medicine seeks a Veterinary Technician that will perform various tasks related to the care and treatment of animal patients in a specialized anesthesia clinical service area. This position will have the opportunity to cross-train with the Large Animal Anesthesia and Small Animal Anesthesia Services, with a focus on Small Animal Anesthesia Services.

This is a Monday thru Friday, position, however, hours will vary and after-hours/weekend hours are required.

Learn more about VET MED and take a campus tour here: https://www.auburnvetmed.com/

Why should YOU work for VET MED?
  • Excellent full-time benefits that start on Day 1!
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance options for you and your family.
  • Generous Transition Allowance to make your move easier.
  • Generous state retirement program with eligibility to receive monthly payments after 10 years of service.
  • How about these numbers? 4 weeks of vacation, 96 hours of sick leave, 6 weeks of paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child, and 9 official paid holidays.
  • Overnight and weekend shift differentials = more $$$ in your pocket.
  • Veterinary care and food discounts for your pets.
  • Uniform and continuing education allowances.
  • Tuition assistance for you and your dependents after a year of service.
  • Opportunities for advancement.

Essential Functions 

  • Assists in the administration and monitoring of anesthesia and a variety of tasks in the care, observation and treatment of animals in a specialized large and small animal clinical service area. With oversight from a veterinary anesthesiologist, independently performs anesthesia and peri-operative pain management for veterinary species. Specifically: perform cursory physical examinations, calculate drug dosages, maintain anesthesia equipment, administer pre-anesthetic medications, induce anesthesia, perform endotracheal intubation, insure safe positioning of patients for surgery, monitor physiological parameters, properly document anesthetic events in medical record, recognize anesthetic complications and institute proper corrective actions, recover patients from anesthesia, and enter patient charges into practice management software application.
  • Responsibilities are conducted in a teaching hospital on clinical cases. Anesthetist is also responsible for overseeing and instructing professional students in the safe and effective application of veterinary anesthesia and pain management.
  • Will be responsible for application of a wide variety of anesthetic agents and equipment.
  • Manages anesthesia for moderate, complex and critical patients.
  • Position has the potential to be physically (lifting, restraining, transporting animals) and mentally (rapid evaluation of physiologic parameters) demanding.
  • Position involves on-call responsibilities on nights and weekends.

Education Level   Associates degree in a technical or related scientific field

Field of Study    Degree in Veterinary Technology or a related field that qualifies an individual to obtain national certification
Years of Experience     None required for entry level
Minimum License and Certifications  Active license as a Veterinary Technician, have met all requirements to become licensed, or have passed the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE). Veterinary Technician certification or license must be obtained within 6 months of employment.
Desired Qualifications Experience working in veterinary anesthesia is preferred. Also desired is experience in the care and comfort of animals, as well as detailed knowledge in the field.

 

Salary Range $31,100 – $54,200

Posting link to apply —- https://www.auemployment.com/postings/33528

Posted: 11/12/22

The College of Veterinary Medicine

Position Title    OR/Surgical Technician

The College of Veterinary Medicine seeks candidates for an OR/Surgical Technician position responsible for ensuring surgical rooms and instruments are sterilized, equipped, and supplied appropriately. The duties of the OR/Surgical Technician position are equivalent to a circulating nurse in human medicine.

Learn more about VET MED and take a campus tour here: https://www.auburnvetmed.com/

Why should YOU work for VET MED?

  • Excellent full-time benefits that start on Day 1!
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance options for you and your family.
  • Generous Transition Allowance to make your move easier.
  • Generous state retirement program with eligibility to receive monthly payments after 10 years of service.
  • How about these numbers? 4 weeks of vacation, 96 hours of sick leave, 6 weeks of paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child, and 9 official paid holidays.
  • Overnight and weekend shift differentials = more $$$ in your pocket.
  • Veterinary care and food discounts for your pets.
  • Uniform and continuing education allowances.
  • Tuition assistance for you and your dependents after a year of service.
  • Opportunities for advancement.

Essential Functions

  • Assisting surgeons as needed by retrieving needed surgical instruments and equipment from surgical supply.
  • Cleaning operating rooms between surgical cases and making sure rooms are ready for the next case.
  • Positioning patients for surgery and performing aseptic prep of surgery site; and maintaining cleanliness and sterility of operating rooms.
  • Decontamination and sterilization of instrumentation using an autoclave and a vaporized hydrogen peroxide sterilizer.
  • Maintenance of surgical packs and instruments.
Education Level    High school diploma or equivalent
Years of Experience     No experience required for entry level
Desired Qualifications  Experience working in a veterinary hospital and knowledge of surgical instruments and sterile techniques is desired.
Working Hours if Non-Traditional    Various working hours between 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and includes weekends and holidays. Weekend call rotations are required for processing sterile instruments.
Salary Range      $30,160 – $43,500

Posted: 11/12/22

Auburn Veterinary Specialists – Gulf Shores

Position Title    Veterinary Technician – Gulf Shores, AL

Work for Auburn University—and Live at the Beach!

Auburn Veterinary Specialists – Gulf Shores seeks candidates for a Veterinary Technician position to perform various tasks related to the care and treatment of animal patients. This position assists in the monitoring and treatment of all patients admitted to the hospital.

Auburn Veterinary Specialists is the centerpiece of a 24,000-square-foot Auburn University Educational Complex in Gulf Shores, Alabama, providing specialty veterinary services and educational opportunities for students interested in internal medicine and surgery, and is a satellite of the Auburn University Veterinary Teaching Hospital at the College of Veterinary Medicine.

 

Why should YOU work for VET MED?

  • Excellent full-time benefits that start on Day 1!
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance options for you and your family.
  • Generous Transition Allowance to make your move easier.
  • Generous state retirement program with eligibility to receive monthly payments after 10 years of service.
  • How about these numbers? 4 weeks of vacation, 96 hours of sick leave, 6 weeks of paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child, and 9 official paid holidays.
  • Overnight and weekend shift differentials = more $$$ in your pocket.
  • Veterinary care and food discounts for your pets.
  • Uniform and continuing education allowances.
  • Tuition assistance for you and your dependents after a year of service.
  • Opportunities for advancement.
 
Essential Functions:
  • Beginning treatments and admitting patients to IMC or ICU, Ability to observe and record vital data, abnormal signs, body weight, and collect and labels specimens and perform treatments, administer medications as prescribed by primary veterinarian, record verbal patient history and communication and relay to appropriate staff
  • Recover patients from anesthetic procedures.
  • Performs, instructs, and demonstrates advanced veterinary care techniques and procedures related to critical care medicine.
  • Assists veterinarians in the care of patients requiring advanced procedures and life-saving techniques, including CPR. Knowledge of mechanical ventilator use preferred.
  • Inspects facilities, equipment, and supplies daily, as well as observes health status of animals, environmental conditions, temperature, and sanitation.
  • Perform job duties with speed and accuracy and work as essential personnel, providing care for patients that can include occasional after hours, on weekends and holidays.
  • Assist various departments with patient care and diagnostic procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  •  

Education Level Associate’s degree

Field of Study    Degree in Veterinary Technology or a related field that qualifies an individual to obtain national certification
Years of Experience     No experience required for entry level
Minimum License and Certifications  Veterinary Technician Certification having passed the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE).
 
Salary Range      $31,100 – $54,200
Relocation assistance is available
 

Posted: 11/12/22

Hampton Cove Animal Hospital

Hampton Cove Animal Hospital is looking to hire a passionate, dedicated, hard-working Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our small animal care team! We are located in beautiful Owens Cross Roads, AL next to rapidly-growing Huntsville that has all the perks of a bustling city without the big-city look or feel. Our hospital is at the conclusion of a massive expansion and remodel and we are looking to expand our team to fulfill the needs of our ever-growing community. We are a 2-building campus, with our other building being a full-service boarding, doggie daycare, and grooming salon. Our mission – Thorough Medicine, Compassionate Care and Excellent Service – is shown in our day-to-day interactions and this new facility will allow us to achieve an even higher level of connection and service to our community. Check out our website covepets.com to see more about us! 

Expectations: 

Ability to administer and monitor anesthesia 

Ability to perform dental prophylaxis and dental radiographs 

Ability to administer properly calculated drugs 

Strong interpersonal communication skills with clients and coworkers 

Admitting, discharging, triaging patients in person and over the phone 

Work quickly and efficiently in fast-paced environment 

Diagnostic testing proficiency, including radiographs, obtaining and preparing samples for a variety of testing, EKG, and bloodwork 

Avimark experience preferred 

Benefits: 

401K opportunity 

Health/Dental insurance 

Supplemental insurance 

Paid Time Off 

Competitive, negotiable pay based on experience 

CE and Scrub Allowance 

Personal pet discount 

Boarding/Doggie Daycare discount 

Ability to advance within the company 

Supportive team members and management that encourage learning and growth 

Job Type: Full-time, Part-Time 

Salary: $17.00 – $25.00 per hour 

Apply on Indeed or give us a call at 256-533-3385 extension 2 for more info.

Posted: 11/1/22

Valley Animal Hospital

Job description

Experienced Veterinary Technician – Credentialed

Full Time

Job includes but not limited to (this is not a complete list):

We are an exciting, fast-paced, 8-doctor AAHA practice located in the beautiful Jones Valley area of Southeast Huntsville, looking to expand our team of veterinary technicians. We offer the best service and communication for our clients, and a fear-free environment for our patients.  We have a positive, teamwork-oriented clinic culture where you can use and further grow your technical skills and hands-on education.

Our clients and patients enjoy our top-of-the line medical, surgical, and wellness care.

What we offer:

State of the art lab work machines (Idexx including Sedivue), In-house cytology and parasitology, digital radiology, ultrasonography, dental radiology, ventilators on all anesthetized patients, 2 anesthesia machines, all general surgery and dentistry capacities, fluid pumps, oxygen cage set-up, and an isolation ward.

Our team consists of a personable and approachable hospital manager, 2 managing veterinarians committed to continually evolving Valley Animal Hospital to meet “best-practice” standards, and 8 veterinarians who love their canine, feline, and exotic patients.

We have a welcoming CSR team, a hard-working Pet Resort team who runs our day camp, and truly the best team of veterinary assistants and department managers around.

We are specifically seeking a Licensed Technician with animal handling skills and a willingness to learn and use fear-free techniques, as well as blood drawing skills and a desire to learn our machines and protocols. Anesthesia, surgical and dental experience are required!

Do you have these skills? Do you want to re-establish your passion for the vet field?

We would love to hear from you!

We are seeking a full-time candidate (35-40 hours/week) with some Saturday availability.  We do require a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

We offer a competitive hourly rate and a $1000 sign-on bonus.

Other Benefits:

Staff wellness benefits and discount, major medical, and secondary benefits available, PTO accrual

Valley Animal Hospital
7535 Bailey Cove Road
Huntsville, AL 35802
256-881-8899

Posted: 11/1/22

Green Cove Pet Hospital

Green Cove Pet Hospital is a growing, progressive, privately owned, one doctor practice seeking a full or part-time experienced veterinary technician or assistant who is friendly, energetic, and confident. Our patients are primarily cats and dogs. We are open Monday-Friday 7a-5p and Saturday 8a-10a. Weekend and holiday duties are required on a rotating basis. Full time employees are eligible for benefits after 90 days of employment. We strive to take great care of our Team and offer health, dental, and vision insurance, secondary health insurance, insurance stipend, paid time off, organized in-house CE, flexible schedule, personal pet care discount, and scrubs. We are committed to a positive team culture with monthly gift card drawings out of the “Good Job Box”. For us, eating our lunch french fries while they are still hot is a priority.  There is also no requirement for emergency/on-call duties.


Applicants must be team players who are flexible self-starters and can handle a fast-paced environment. Both the veterinary technician and assistant position are challenging roles that provide wonderful gratification working with a team of professionals. Job responsibilities include customer service, data entry, medical note transcription, handling animals, administering medication, phlebotomy, surgery assistance, laboratory work, sanitation, discussing treatment plans, dispensing medication, etc.

Proficiency in basic computer skills, Microsoft Word and Excel, telephone/verbal/written communication skills, one-year+ experience in a veterinary clinic is preferred.

Starting hourly pay is $14.00 per hour for new veterinary assistants. Starting pay increases with LVT status and experience/skill level.

Please do not call the office to inquire about the position.

Please, send your resume with a cover letter to petsarefamily@gcph.vet and check us out at https://greencovepet.com 

Posted: 11/1/22

Best Friends Animal Hospital

Best Friends Animal Hospital in Madison, AL, is looking for an eager, dependable, and proactive licensed veterinary technician with a great passion for animals to join our team.  Our clinic has been serving companion pets in the Madison and Huntsville area for over 15 years and continues to grow each day.  We take pride in providing our patients with the most outstanding level of care, offering a wide variety of core services, from routine exams and vaccinations to surgery, dental care, and internal medicine.

Qualifications:

• High school diploma or GED 

• Two or more years of experience with veterinary appointments, surgeries and nursing care for hospitalized and critical patients  

• Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT)

• May consider an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience.

Position Overview:

The Veterinary Technician supports hospital operations by providing dedicated quality veterinary care and exceptional service to our patients and clients. Responsibilities include; providing patient care by determining animal requirements, obtaining detailed patient history, client education, diagnostic procedures, assisting during surgery and operations, provide nursing care, assisting with feeding and caring for patients, maintaining medical supplies and equipment, discharging patients, and maintaining patient medical records. 

Position Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

• Knowledge of the preparation, monitoring, and recovery of pets receiving surgery, as well as basic pet nursing. 

• Ability to demonstrate and follow correct procedures in catheter placement, phlebotomy, emergency medicine, and digital radiology. 

• Understand and limit the potential exposure to bites, scratches and potential injuries. 

• Able to restrain patients according to standard procedures. 

• Fill prescriptions, and monitor sedation procedures as directed by the veterinarian  

• Ability to work with or around sick animals, potentially hazardous materials, cleaning chemicals, gas anesthetics, zoonotic diseases, and unpleasant odors. 

• Display confidence and reassurance when dealing with pets experiencing severe stress, illness or pain.  

• Communicate and approach job duties in a professional and mature manner.  

• Some tasks involve the periodic performance of moderately physically demanding work, usually involving lifting or carrying moderately heavy animals (up to 50 pounds). 

• Answer phones and perform other duties as needed by the hospital.

Benefits:

Medical, dental, vision, 401K, CE Allowance, Scrub allowance, PTO, and pet service discounts.

Full-Time, 35-40hrs/week, Monday through Friday, 10 hour shifts, closed for lunch from 12pm-1pm each business day.

Send your resumé to info@we-love-pets.com 

Posted: 11/1/22

Huntsville Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Jobs and Careers

Job description
Huntsville Veterinary Specialists and Emergency is a state-of-the-art multi-specialty and emergency hospital in North Alabama. At HVSE, we believe that the veterinary nurse is one of many vital roles in a veterinary hospital, and we rely on their knowledge, support, team work, integrity, and compassion in order to operative effectively. We encourage continued education, and support in-house training and teaching in our hospital! Come join our family of board-certified specialists and caring team members!

QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS
EDUCATION AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS

High school diploma or equivalent required
Veterinary Technician Certification (LVT) (CVT) (RVT) is preferred

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Minimum two years experience as a veterinary technician or assistant

PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS

Minimum of 18 years old.
Enjoys working with animals.
Comfortable in emergency situations.
Has a high level of professionalism.
Has excellent client communication skills.
Has a desire to advance, learn, and help educate others.
Works well in a team environment.
Physical Effort: Work requires lifting and carrying animals up to 40 lbs. Walks or stands for extended periods of time.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATION

Provide compassionate care to patients and clients.
Conducts oneself in a confident and professional manner.
Maintain accurate medical records in accordance with hospital policy.
Prepare and maintain the exam rooms and treatment areas.
Perform physical assessments.
Effectively and safely restrain pets of different temperaments.
Keeps the hospital clean and orderly to prevent contamination or infections.
Comfortable communicating with pet owners regarding their pet’s care.
Comfortable discussing estimates and financial commitments with clients.
Explains necessary follow-up and homecare instructions.
Understands usage, dosage, and common side-effects for commonly used prescription drugs.
Assist the veterinarian in medical, surgical, and/or diagnostic procedures; prepares patients for surgery; administers anesthesia; monitors patients during surgery and recovery; administer fluids and supportive care.
Perform emergency stabilizing procedures, including CPR.
Perform clinical laboratory procedures.
Performing radiology procedures.
Perform and basic interpretation of electrocardiograms.
Proficient in venipuncture.
Care, admittance, and maintenance of hospitalized patients.
Calculate medication doses and constant rate infusions.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.50 – $22.00 per hour with shift differential and bonus pay availability

Benefits:

401(k)
401(k) matching
Employee discount
Health insurance
Paid time off
Retirement plan
Dental/Vision insurance
Scrub allowance

Schedule: Days/Nights/Weekend availability (12 to 13 hour shifts)

https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Huntsville-Veterinary-Specialists-and-Emergency/jobs?jk=ea2857f75f56ab1e&start=0&clearPrefilter=1 

Posted: 10/1/22

Animal Medical Center of Tuscaloosa

Job description
Animal Medical Center is looking for an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician to
join our team.  We are a high volume small animal practice, located in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Live
and work in the home of the Crimson Tide!  In addition to the nightlife of a college town,
Tuscaloosa offers scenic hiking opportunities, concerts at the Amphitheater, excellent
schools, and we are just a few hours from world class Gulf Coast beaches.  
We are a 4-doctor practice that offers small animal medicine, surgery, dentistry with dental
x-ray, behavior consultations, and other veterinary services including care for small
mammals. At AMC, we encourage our staff to progress clinically through continual
education and training while working with our exceptional veterinarians.   Our team is
dedicated to offering excellent care for our patients with a Fear Free approach.    
Qualifications: 
Licensed Veterinary Technician. The right candidate must possess a
pleasant professional attitude as well as a strong desire to learn and master nursing
techniques. They must be self-motivated, a team player, and thrive in a fast-paced
environment. Candidates should be comfortable multi-tasking and possess the ability to
think and act both quickly and independently. Excellent client communication and patient-
care skills are required.
Job duties include, but are not limited to: triage of incoming patients, collection and analysis
of lab samples, diagnostic imaging including dental radiographs, management and nursing
care of hospitalized cases with varying degrees of stability, administration of enteral and
parenteral medications, effective communication of treatment plans with clients, surgical
preparation and assistance, and anesthetic management.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience.   Animal Medical Center is an equal
opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free workplace.  Pre-
employment drug screen required. 

Benefits Include (but not limited to):
         Comprehensive Health Benefits including Medical, Dental, and Vision
         Staff bonus program
         Uniforms
         Paid Vacation and Holidays
         Employee Pet Discounts
         Tuition assistance to pursue veterinary technician licensing
To Apply: Please email your resume to Teresa.Price@nva.com
To learn more about our hospital, check out our
website: www.animalmedicalcenteroftuscaloosa.com

Posted: 10/1/22

Birmingham Animal Hospital + Resort is a brand new, state of the art veterinary and boarding facility in Downtown Birmingham. We are looking for a Veterinary Assistant to join our team.

This position will assist the Veterinarian with animal care.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Adhering to hospital standards that keep pets safe, and the treatment areas, exam rooms and labs clean and organized. Care and maintenance of all medical equipment including laboratory machines, surgical packs, anesthesia machines, and any other tools that are essential to daily operations
  • Communication with all aspects of the medical team from the receptionists to the kennel technicians.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by doctors, receptionists, and veterinary technicians to assist in the smooth flow of the daily operation of the hospital
  • Communicate with clients per hospital policy in a compassionate and professional way on either the status of their pet, or any questions they may have
  • Assist doctors and credentialed veterinary technicians with appointments, prepping patients for surgery and minor procedures, and pro-actively set up any equipment and or tools to be used for a patient
  • Calm, comfort, and properly handle animals before, during, and after procedures

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.00 – $17.00 per hour

Posted: 9/26/22

West Lauderdale Veterinary Hospital

Small animal practice is seeking full and/or part time, Licensed Veterinary Technician(s). Our practice is well established, in a college town, nestled in the heart of the Tennessee Valley. The practice operates with Cornerstone software, fully integrated Abaxis lab equipment, digital radiology, & ultrasound.

Individual needs to be an energetic and client oriented team player. Fully trained, excellent support staff will assist both our DVM and LVTs to fully utilize professional skills. Candidate must be licensed or eligible for licensure in Alabama. New and recent graduates considered.

Compensation package includes uniform allowance, continuing education and license fees. Starting wage to be $15-24/hour based upon skill set and other qualifications. Office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 7:30am until 5:30pm and Wednesday 7:30-12:00pm; no after hours or Sunday shifts required.

Electronic or hard copy resumes may be submitted:
West Lauderdale Veterinary Hospital
Laura Moseley- Practice Manager
wlvh@comcast.net
5015 County Road 81
Florence, AL 35633

Posted: 5/15/22

Birmingham Zoo

The Birmingham Zoo is seeking a qualified candidate for a full-time salaried licensed veterinary technician position for our growing team. The Birmingham Zoo is located in Birmingham, AL and is home to over 800 animals of 250 different species. Our veterinary department currently consists of two full time veterinarians, two full time licensed veterinary technicians, and one full time hospital/quarantine keeper. This position is for a third full time licensed veterinary technician. This is a new position for our hospital.

How to Apply:
To view full job description and apply please visit https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=69311&clientkey=0F311A9CB0E06646E60CCE5E069A1F85

Posted: 5/15/22

Dr. April Andrews

We are currently looking for a licensed vet tech or veterinary assistant for our growing equine practice. We offer paid CE and licensure each year with a competitive salary. We are currently looking for a part time person but it could evolve into a full time position. The part time or full time position does require coming in to feed and do treatments on the weekends on a rotating schedule (usually once a month). The daily requirements include feeding, stall cleaning, lab work, and help with lameness exams and treatments.
201 Mockingbird Lane
Pike Road, Al USA 36064

alabamaperformancehorse@gmail.com

Posted: 5/15/22

Pinson Animal Hospital

Job opening available for immediate start!!!

We are looking to hire a full-time LVT or new grad waiting to take boards! Pay will vary depending on experience and credentials. Benefit package will be offered including CE allowance, PTO, fully covered BCBS insurance!! Great place to work and great moral, everyone gets along, boss is phenomenal!

Come join our team!!!

Resumes can be emailed to me – hwlvt18@aol.com

Heather Wynn, LVT- Practice Manager
Pinson Animal Hospital
5161 Pinson Valley Pkwy
Birmingham, AL 35215
205-681-9669

Posted: 5/15/22

Town & Country Animal Hospital

Town & Country Animal Hospital is looking to expand our team of veterinary technician and/or experienced veterinary assistants.
Office hours are Monday-Friday 7:00-5:00 Saturday 7:00-12:00

We are looking for 2 full-time team members that can work 35-40 hours a week including some Saturdays.
Town & Country is a small animal AAHA accredited clinic that is dedicated to quality patient care.
Licensed veterinary technician is preferred but experience is required for applicants. Town & Country Animal Hospital offers personal and pet benefits for all full-time team members.

Applications and resumes can be submitted in person of email to vhurst@tcah.info.

1642 Jefferson St south
Athens, Al United States 35611

Posted: 5/15/22

Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham

We have immediate openings for an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician who is looking for a long-term opportunity in a positive work environment. We are a state of the art specialty veterinary hospital committed to developing our team! We offer many avenues for you to advance your career and grow in veterinary medicine including year round continuing education, encouragement and support for our technicians to earn specialty certifications. We utilize our Veterinary Technicians to the fullest of their capabilities in all aspects of patient care, client education, anesthesia, surgery, radiology and laboratory testing. As a 24/7 facility we offer 3-4 day work weeks to help with a work/life balance combined with competitive pay and benefits. Come join our amazing team!!!
In this role you will:
  • Work closely with our clients and their pets
  • Provide patients with a high level of supportive care
  • Assist veterinarians in providing care for pets including physical examinations, emergencies, diagnostic and treatment procedures, surgeries, and hospitalization
  • Be a force of nature in educating clients
  • Thrive on rewarding and exciting case management
To be successful in this role you will need:
  • Enjoy working individually and as a team with an amazing work ethic
  • Excel at communication skills
  • Have a commitment to excellent client service
  • To possess strong organizational skills
  • Strong working knowledge of pharmaceutical drugs, patient support, and focused on communication, demonstrating exemplary skills and enjoy a fast-paced work environment
  • Be willing and able to work nights, Holidays, and weekends in a fast paced environment.
Requirements:
  • Licensed Veterinary Technician
  • Weekends, holidays and nights will be required
As an employer of choice, we will provide you:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Continuing Education
  • Health/Life/Disability Insurance
  • Membership Dues
  • Paid Time Off
  • Veterinary Services at a Reduced Rate
  • Simple IRA
  • Opportunities for career advancement
Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham is a multi-specialty veterinary hospital offering Surgery, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology and 24 / 7 Emergency care.
A background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.
Job Type: Full-time
Kelly Knowles, LVT
Hospital Manager
Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham
205.967.9107
Posted: 5/15/22

Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham

We have immediate openings for an experienced veterinary Assistant who is looking for a long-term opportunity in a positive work environment. We are a state of the art specialty veterinary hospital committed to developing our team! We offer many avenues for you to advance your career and grow in veterinary medicine including year round continuing education and encouragement and support for our assistants to become licensed. We utilize our veterinary Assistants to the fullest of their capabilities in all aspects of patient care, surgery, radiology and laboratory testing. As a 24/7 facility we offer 3-4 day work weeks to help with a work/life balance combined with competitive pay and benefits. Come join our amazing team!!!
In this role you will:
  • Work closely with our clients and their pets
  • Provide patients with a high level of supportive care
  • Assist Veterinarians and LVT’s in providing care for pets.
  • Thrive on rewarding and exciting cases
To be successful in this role you will need:
  • Enjoy working individually and as a team with an amazing work ethic
  • Excel at communication skills
  • Have a commitment to excellent client service
  • To possess strong organizational skills
  • Strong compassion for patient support, focus on communication, demonstrate team mentality, and enjoy a fast-paced work environment
  • Be willing and able to work nights, Holidays, and weekends in a fast paced environment.
Requirements:
  • 1 years’ experience working in a veterinary practice
  • Weekends, holidays and nights will be required
As an employer of choice, we will provide you:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Continuing Education
  • Health/Life/Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Veterinary Services at a Reduced Rate
  • Simple IRA
  • Opportunities for career advancement
Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham is a multi-specialty veterinary hospital offering Surgery, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology and 24 / 7 Emergency care.
A background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.
Job Type: Full-time
Kelly Knowles, LVT
Hospital Manager
Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham
205.967.9107
Posted: 5/15/22

VCA Becker Hospital and VCA Kelley Animal Hospital 

We are seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our team.
The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high-quality veterinary medicine and patient care—with the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen.

Why We Need You
As a member of the VCA team, your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent—by delivering an outstanding client experience—so they will partner with us for the lifelong care of their companion animals.
You’ve worked hard for your credentialing and we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in.  The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to:
• Venipuncture
• catheter placement
• radiology/dental radiology
• anesthesia monitoring
• physical examinations and patient assessment
• surgical preparation and assisting
• dentistry
• laboratory work
• pharmacy
• patient recovery
• compassionate care for our hospitalized patients

*client education

Why You Should Consider Us
At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.
• You will enjoy exposure to a diverse and stimulating caseload, employ the most advanced imaging and monitoring tools, and tap into the expertise of more than 4,500+ doctors, including 600+ boarded specialists.
• You will sharpen your skills—and even learn some new techniques—and explore career options that only VCA can offer, such as continuing education, transfer, specialization, and leadership opportunities.

***You will become part of a culture that values staff as much as they value patients as well as work-life balance and mental health.
• We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision and paid vacation (for F/T employees only), 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts, and more!

Contact Cindy Pearson at 205-871-2371 for more information or apply at vca.com

Posted: 5/15/22