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8/2/17

Have you ever wanted the opportunity to experience career growth and development in a profession that you love? Somerset Veterinary Hospital is looking for a full time compassionate veterinary technician to join our dedicated team.Our goal is to make patients feel at home while providing an atmosphere to make the entire family feel comfortable and welcome.Experience is preferred.Qualifying skills include comfort in placing IV catheters, calculating drug dosages, administering medications to patients; preparing patients, instruments, and equipment for surgery; monitoring patients under sedation or general anesthesia; assisting doctors with medical care and patient treatments, building relationships with pets and their family through compassionate care, effective communication, and client education; working well with a tight-knit team of medical professionals.

Pay is proportionate to experience.Full time veterinary technicians are eligible for excellent benefits including paid time off, retirement planning, and paid holidays.Hospital hours are from 8am-6pm Monday-Friday, and Saturday 8am-12pm; no on call services required.Flexible work schedule averaging 40 hours per week, includes a weekday afternoon off and some scheduled Saturdays.We are drug free work environment. For additional questions regarding Somerset Veterinary Hospital employment, please email Dr. Rivers at drrivers@somersetvethospital.com.

8/8/17

Iowa Veterinary Specialties in Des Moines, IA has an exciting opportunity for a certified or experienced Veterinary Technician for our busy, 24 hour, emergency and specialty hospital. Full and part time positions are available for weekend and night hours. Prior experience is preferred. Looking for a positive attitude, strong client care skills and flexible scheduling. Ability to work in a team-centered environment is a must. Benefits available. Pay to commensurate with experience.

Please submit your cover letter and resume with references to:

Dawn Smith

Iowa Veterinary Specialties

6110 Creston Ave

Des Moines, IA50321

Email: dsmith@ivsdsm.com

Or fax: 515.280.3718

8/23/17

Hickman Road Veterinary Clinic has a full time opening for a licensed or experienced Veterinary Technician. The right candidate would possess great customer service skills and have a strong desire to educate clients as well as staff members. We offer competitive pay and a great working environment. Hours would include Monday-Friday with Thursdays off and a rotating Saturday morning schedule. If you are interested please email cover letter and resume to hromalley@aol.com or drop if off in person at 6301 Hickman Road Des Moines, Iowa. 


9/5/17

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity where you can interact with pets and people? At Adel Veterinary Clinic, our motto is to provide first class medicine with small town charm and we are seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic individual to join our team as a full time veterinary technician.

Located just 15 minutes West of Des Moines, Adel Veterinary Clinic is a growing 3 doctor small animal practice that specializes in providing high quality, compassionate and convenient care for our patients. We recognize the importance of the relationships between humans and animals and we see our clients and patients as extended family. Our practice provides many services such as wellness services, surgery, radiology, acupuncture, dentistry, an in-house laboratory and boarding. We are committed to providing the most advanced veterinary diagnostics and treatments in an environment which reflects care and compassion.

An ideal candidate will be able to:

  • Possess basic computer knowledge
  • Answer a multi line telephone system
  • Operate basic office equipment
  • Possess excellent cash handling skills
  • Multi task in a fast paced work environment
  • Possess the ability to follow oral and written instructions, and perform detailed clerical work in a methodical, independent and thorough manner with speed and accuracy
  • Provide prompt services in accordance to company protocol both in person and over the phone
  • Be punctual and adhere to scheduled working hours/shifts
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Ability to directly care hands on for dogs and cats
  • Be self motivated
  • Flexible
  • Compassionate
  • General housekeeping and animal husbandry skills also a must

$500 signing bonus for certified/credentialed technician after 90 probationary period complete
A strong commitment to client service and excellent communication skills are imperative to be successful in this position. Individuals interested in the position must be compassionate, cheerful, and have a good work ethic. Occasional evening and weekend hours required. We provide a drug free workplace, continuing education, quarterly bonus program, and paid time off with a starting salary between $12-13 an hour depending on experience.

Employment offers contingent upon passing pre-employment background check and drug screen. 

10/1/17

Grand Avenue Veterinary Hospital in West Des Moines is hiring a full-time or part-time veterinary technician with at minimum 2 years of experience. Candidate should be able to work individually as well as part of a team, be detail oriented, and passionate about providing quality patient care. We are in a brand new location with upgraded equipment and use our technician's skills to the fullest. Full-time benefits include medical/dental insurance, pet insurance, uniform allowance, PTO, paid holidays and veterinary benefits. Compensation based on experience and performance with typical starting base at $11-$12/hour. Mail resume to: 312 Grand Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50265 or e-mail to jen@grandavenuevet.com.

10/9/17

The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University is accepting applications for 2 certified Veterinary Technicians at the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC). The LVMC provides specialized care and comprehensive medical and surgical services for companion animals throughout Iowa and surrounding states. Our clinicians, residents and interns, technicians, staff, and senior veterinary students work in teams to provide 24-hour, state-of-the-art care to animal patients.

Basic veterinary technician skills are expected, including but not limited to, venipuncture, peripheral intravenous catheter placement, performing basic physical exams, knowledge of appropriate species normal vitals, and appropriate animal restraint. Some familiarity with the common veterinary equipment such as blood pressure monitors, EKG machines, and gas anesthesia machines are also necessary. Some exposure to the more advanced skills such as urinary catheter placement, more developed triage skills, challenging patient restraint ability, multiple site capability for IVC placement, etc.

For additional information, and to apply: http://www.iastatejobs.com/postings/28757

10/10/17

Village Veterinary Hospital is looking for an experienced full-time Veterinary Technician to join our team. We are a high quality, multi-doctor hospital. We are looking for an experienced technician who wants to join 2 CVT's in a a hospital that is dedicated to active learning and advanced medical procedures. This is a full-time position with a flexible schedule – although you will be asked to work some evenings and occasional Saturday shifts will be required.
Candidates must have experience in the following areas: venipuncture, pharmacy duties, lab work, radiology and handling medical records, with additional experience in surgical assistance, maintaining & monitoring anesthetized patients. Top priority will be given to LVT or CVT candidates, although all candidates will be considered.
Our Veterinary Technicians play an integral role in providing excellent care to our patients as well as serving as major communicators for our hospital. Candidates must also possess excellent customer service and communication skills. A caring and compassionate attitude is required of all members of our team. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a hospital with a fun-loving, yet professional, atmosphere.
We reward our employees with a great hourly rate, career growth potential, health insurance, 401(k), vacation, training and more
If you are interested in joining our team please contact Andrea Dorschner, Hospital Manager, at adorschner@vetcor.com

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