Veterinary Technician – $1,000 signing bonus
World of Animals Rittenhouse is hiring veterinary technicians for their practice. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of two years experience and should be comfortable performing:
●Room intake with obtaining detailed histories, TPR, client education, and communicating
treatment plans with clients confidently.
● Obtaining radiographs of animals with knowledge of proper positioning and techniques.
● Patient handling and restraining
● Mastery of venipuncture
● Ability to perform routine laboratory analysis, including blood chemistry, hematology, fecals,
● Proficient with anesthesia monitoring and dentistry experience required for bonus eligibility..
Catheter placement, drug calculations, intubation.
● Most important is a willingness to learn, attention to detail and the ability to work well as part
of a team.
● Flexibility to work some shifts at our South Philadelphia location preferred
Contact Bret Rivera if you are interested at email@example.com.
World of Animals is hiring a veterinary technician for their South Philadelphia location. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of veterinary experience and will be able to:
● Comfortably handle and restrain pets,
● Take detailed histories, including TPR
● Communicate treatment plans with clients confidently.
Interested candidates should contact Bret Rivera at firstname.lastname@example.org
World of Animals Bethayres located in Huntingdon Valley is seeking a part-time Animal are Attendant to join our team. This position is part time and the responsibilities will include:
● Cleaning runs and cages
● Walking dogs
● Feeding and caring for dogs and cats
● Doing laundry
● Bathing dogs
● Cleaning and maintaining hospital premises
● Assisting Doctors and Technicians when necessary.
● Restocking supplies
Interested candidates should contact Bret Rivera at email@example.com
Veterinary Technology Adjunct Instructor
Manor is looking for veterinary technology adjunct instructors. Learn more about the position here.
Part-time Veterinary Assistant Position
Temporary Part-time Veterinary Assistant Position
Job posted: 1/3/2020
The Village Veterinarian is a small animal clinic located at 489 S. Oxford Valley Road in Fairless Hills, PA. We have a full-time position opening for a veterinary technician with at least one year of experience. We are a small clinic that believes in education of both the staff and clients in order to provide the best care for our patients. We pride ourselves on developing long-term relationships with our clients and their pets.
Experience with surgery is required. Experience with Abaxis/Zoetis lab machines and IDEXX/cornerstone operating systems is a plus. Pay is based on experience. If interested, please forward a resume with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job posted: 1/2/2020
Indian Valley Animal Hospital, a small animal, general medicine practice in Souderton, PA, is looking for an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team! We are looking for a reliable, professional technician with an upbeat, positive attitude who wants to join a hospital that is dedicated to active learning and advanced medical procedures. This position offers a flexible schedule – although you will be asked to work some evenings. Rotating Saturday shifts will be required.
Candidates MUST have experience in the following areas: phlebotomy, pharmacy duties, lab work, radiology, handling medical records and proper restraint techniques. Additional experience in surgical assistance and maintaining & monitoring anesthetized patients is a plus! Veterinary Technology students are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be able to perform all required duties such as lifting and radiology without restriction.
A positive attitude and professional appearance are required along with attention to detail and the desire to provide outstanding customer service to our wonderful clients and their pets. This is an excellent opportunity to join a hospital with a fun-loving, yet professional, atmosphere.
We reward our employees with a great hourly rate based on experience, career growth potential, health/vision/dental insurance, 401(k), paid vacation, paid time off, and paid holidays. We are closed Sundays and all major holidays
Please submit cover letter and resume to email@example.com
Job posted: 12/16/19
Living Plant and Animal Coordinator
Washington College seeks a Coordinator of Living Plant and Animal Resources. The Coordinator is responsible – for developing and maintaining institutional standard operating procedures, guidelines and requirements pertaining to the care and use of plants and laboratory animals in research and education in order to ensure compliance with USDA and NIH regulations in the area of environmental controls and animal husbandry standards. The Coordinator instructs technicians, students, and investigators in animal facility techniques and procedures, use of equipment and record keeping, assists faculty and students in preparing course-related laboratory exercises and independent research projects and serves on the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC.) The Coordinator is also responsible for staffing the weekend care of animals.
2 or 4-year college degree, in biology, or related degree in the life sciences, or at least 3 years’ experience working within a laboratory animal facility. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Current certification by the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) as a Laboratory Animal Technician (LAT) or the willingness to obtain that certification within 18 months of starting in the position is required.
Laboratory Animal Technologist (LATG) certification and knowledge of USDA and NIH regulations, research related work experience, including small animal surgical procedures, and previous experience maintaining an aquaculture or horticultural laboratory are desirable.
Experience and Background:
- Knowledge of The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (NRC1996) and regulations governing the use of animals in research in the United Stated that are part of The Animal Welfare Act.
- Familiarity with standard procedures for day-to-day operation of a research animal vivarium housing vertebrates (including fish, reptiles, and laboratory rodents).
- Familiarity with standard procedures required for day-to-day operation of a greenhouse facility.
- Knowledge of OSHA regulations as they may apply to faculty, staff, and student workers involved in daily care and maintenance of animals housed in the vivarium.
- Thorough knowledge of Microsoft suite of software
- Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications. Washington College is located on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, a one-hour drive of Washington D.C., Baltimore, and Philadelphia.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information of three professional references through our online portal. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
And they are welcome to be in touch with Dr Cindy Gibson (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more info
Washington College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse cultural environment, and encourages applications from women, people of color, disabled persons, members of the LGBTQ community, and veterans.
Job posted: 12/16/19
Rau Animal Hospital is a multi-doctor AAHA accredited hospital serving the needs of pet owners in Southeastern PA. Started in the 1920’s and continuing today, Rau’s talented and dedicated staff members take exceptional pride in providing optimal patient care.
We are seeking a full-time clinic nurse to work day, evening and rotating Saturdays in our outpatient department. The successful candidate should have 2 years of experience working in a clinical setting. Candidates duties will include phlebotomy, iv catheter placement, animal restraint, and radiograph procedures, along with use and operation of laboratory and diagnostic equipment.
- Previous veterinary technician experience, 2+ years preferred
- Certified Veterinary Technician preferred
- Strong interest in client education
- Availability for evening shift (3:00 to 10:00 pm) and rotating weekend daytime shifts.
If interested, please forward your resume to email@example.com.
Job posted: 12/13/19
Veterinary Technician – Emergency Department
The Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center (VREC) is a 24/7/365 emergency and referral hospital located in Clarks Summit, PA. VREC is currently seeking a Technician to join our emergency department. This position requires a driven individual who can work both as a member of a team and on their own, is able to quickly and accurately complete tasks while balancing multiple other duties in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must be able to follow the guidelines, structure, and established policies of the hospital while working with experienced clinicians, licensed technicians, and a dedicated support staff. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Duties may include but are not limited to:
- Quickly and accurately assessing patients’ status while working along side doctors to provide care
- Performing anesthesia for minor procedures
- Performing in-patient treatments and administering a variety of medications
- Appropriately taking radiographs and submitting them to a radiologist for review
- Running blood work on a variety of equipment
- Placing a variety of catheters (urinary catheters, central venous catheters, peripheral indwelling central catheters) as well as nasal oxygen and nasal feeding tubes
Candidates must have a willingness to learn, not all skills are required on hire but are able to be learned while on the job.
We offer a signing bonus, competitive compensation and a generous benefits package. If you want a challenging and rewarding career, we want to hear from you. Please send all resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to me!
Human Resources Generalist
Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center
Hospital Phone: 570-587-7777
Hospital Fax: 570-587-7793
Job posted: 12/10/19
We are currently seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our growing team! Certified technician preferred, but not required. Candidate should have an outgoing/extroverted personality, great work-ethic, be detail-oriented, be able to multitask efficiently, possess strong customer service skills, and be team focused. Pay based on experience. Must be available to work weekend and/or evening hours. Full time position available (30+ hours per week).
Responsibilities include but are not limited to…
- Obtain detailed patient history
- Assist veterinarian during exam
- Place intravenous catheters
- Obtain samples for lab (blood, urine, etc)
- Treat / medicate patients
- Read samples under microscope
- Prepare patient and room for surgical procedures
- Monitor anesthesia
- Provide client with educational tools
- Maintain cleanliness of establishment including kennels, laundry, etc.
- Communicate discharge orders to clients
If you are interested in learning more, please contact us today!
Kelyn – Receptionist
Green Lane Veterinary Hospital
Job posted: 12/10/19
PT Vet Nurse
East Bradford Veterinary Hospital needs a new Part-Time Veterinary Nurse. This position is a general position and includes, but not limited to:
- Client Interaction
- Client Education
- Assisting in Exams, Surgeries, and Medical Procedures
- Surgical Pack Prep
- Assisting in Boarding and Post-Operative Care
- Answering Phones/Scheduling/Follow-up
- Assist in Cleaning
- Assist in Stocking
- Other duties as assigned
Potential team members should have patience and compassion with animals, a positive outlook, and a flexible schedule. Candidates should be able to lift 50 pounds and pursuing or have a CVT. Please send an email introduction and Resume/CV to: David Cambridge, email@example.com
About East Bradford Veterinary Hospital
East Bradford Veterinary Hospital is a full-service hospital that specializes in small animals and exotics. Our current team includes our Veterinarian, Veterinarian Nurse, Veterinarian Assistant and part-time staff. Together, the team brings tremendous experience in small animal, exotic animal, and rescue animal medical care. We are in a quaint two-story building with dedicated facilities for surgery, x-ray, treatment, grooming, and medical boarding.
Job posted: 12/10/19
Part-time job opportunity to the students in the veterinary programs, for a pet associate/ caregiver position at Stay & Play Pet Resort in Huntington Valley.
Job posted: 12/10/19
Certified Veterinary Technician
for a Full-Time Career Opportunity at Chestnut Hill Animal Hospital
We are seeking a certified veterinary technician for a full-time career opportunity with our team at Chestnut Hill Animal Hospital. Our current team of experienced, compassionate, and thoughtful veterinary technicians look forward to working with you.
Our integrative veterinary hospital is very unique. We have a modern, on-site rehabilitation therapy center with a Certified Rehabilitation Therapist. A veterinary radiologist performs ultrasounds at our hospital and veterinary cardiologists perform echocardiograms. We have a veterinarian who is certified in veterinary acupuncture and Chinese veterinary food therapy. We also include cold laser therapy, Western and Chinese herbs, and nutrigenomics in thoughtful ways to complement standard clinical care in our practice. We have a thriving avian, small mammal, and reptile practice. We also care for many wonderful dogs and cats. Backyard chickens are another enjoyable part of our patient population.
We are deeply involved with client education so that the pet parent can provide their companion animal with the most loving and comfortable life journey.
Please feel welcome to send your CV and cover letter to Dr. Sheldon Gerstenfeld:
1 – 3 years experience is required
Salary is $22 – $24 per hour depending on experience. Health insurance, paid vacation and continuing education is provided.
Job posted: 12/4/19
Main Street Animal Hospital in Doylestown, PA is looking for a part-time veterinary assistant. Some experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate. The ability to work early evenings and occasional Saturday mornings are required. Full-time employment is a future possibility.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Animal restraint, giving injections (SQ,IV,IM), administering medications, taking patient histories, knowledge of vaccine protocols, client communication.
If you are interested, please email your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org attn: Stefanie Russo, CVT
If there are any questions, feel free to call us at 215-230-9633
Job posted 12/4/19
Do you have a passion for preventative care? Do you believe and understand the importance of annual adult wellness and senior labwork in order to catch disease in its earliest, most treatable stages? If so, Indian Walk Veterinary Center may be the place for you! We are looking for a full-time Veterinary Technician with at least 2 years of experience to join our growing multi-doctor, small animal and exotic practice. This position involves strong technical skills in all areas of a veterinary hospital including, but not limited to, appointments, treatments/hospitalized patient care, monitor patient’s under anesthesia and patient discharges.
Our ideal candidate understands the importance of dental care and prevention, and is able to communicate well with our pet parents and team members. We are looking for someone that is also detail-oriented, open-minded, and wants to continue learning and growing as an individual.
Our Veterinary Technicians play an integral role in providing personalized care and attention to our patients and knowledgeable and friendly customer service to our clients. This position would be perfect for a technician that enjoys working with integrity and compassion within a team environment. We offer personalized care to every pet and are devoted to client education to help their pets enjoy a long and happy life. Our ideal candidate would also have the desire and ability to interpret animal behavior to promote a fear-free environment and positive experience for everyone involved.
We are honored to be named “One of Best of Bucks 2019”! We are dedicated to active learning to offer the best in modern veterinary medicine with a lot of old-fashioned TLC along the way. Our area includes activities for everyone including a great outdoor scene. We are family oriented and try to be flexible with your schedule understanding the balance between work and home. We strive to provide the best medical care while equally focusing on exceptional customer service. We believe in the importance of continuing to monitor our patients after their visits and follow up with personal calls. It is that personal touch that keeps our clients coming back to us and a team that loves their job.
This full-time position includes evenings, weekends and holiday rotations. Benefit package includes a competitive hourly rate, medical insurance, 401K, vacation/sick time, paid holidays, generous personal pet care discounts, continuing education, uniform allowance and more.
If you think you are a good fit for our family, we look forward to meeting you.
Please email your resume to Jennifer Maniscola, practice manager at email@example.com.
Indian Walk Veterinary Center
215-598-9000 x 203
Job posted: 12/4/19
Location: Langhorne, PA
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Job posted: 12/3/19
Part Time Doggie Daycare Attendant
Approximately 15 to 20 hours per week. Salary range: $11 to $12 dependent upon experience.
Part time position of daycare attendant available at growing doggie daycare. As part of a team, care for 55 to 75 large and small dogs per day.
Must be 18 years or older to apply.
Our hours of operation are 6:30 AM to 7:00 PM Monday through Friday, and Saturdays and Sundays 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM. Applicants must have approximately 15 to 20 hours of availability per week, during the hours noted above, including weekend availability.
Managing & caring for dogs in play groups
Cleaning: Cleaning crates, sweeping, mopping, washing dishes, laundry, etc.
Due to boarding dogs, facility is open 365 days per year so schedule includes at least one weekend shift either Saturday or Sunday as well as some holidays.
Job is rewarding and fun and enjoying interacting and playing with the dogs is encouraged, however, job is also physically demanding as it does require lots of time on your feet, moving around with the dogs and cleaning, cleaning, cleaning.
Applicants should be confident, detail oriented, have good communications skills, and good customer service skills. Candidates must be reliable and responsible to care for live animals.
Interested candidates can apply by clicking the link below to our online application (resume required).
Cubby’s On-Line Application
Job posted: 12/3/19
We are seeking a veterinary assistant (experience preferred) in the Blue Bell area. An ideal candidate should be friendly, efficient, reliable, team oriented, self motivated, capable of multitasking, able to work in a fast paced environment, and has a passion for animals.
Proper restraint of animals
Assisting the doctor with surgeries and appointments
Writing detailed medical records
Good client communication in person and over the phone
Booking or canceling appointments
Following up with patients
Answering medical questions and directing the veterinarian when needed
Various other responsibilities.
Computer proficiency is required. Weekdays and evening hours available.
(Note – Please do not call us, instead please send us a resume at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Job posted: 11/22/19
We are currently seeking full or part time veterinary technicians for our small veterinary hospital located in Hatboro, Pennsylvania. We are seeking individuals that are confident in their technical skills and comfortable in a busy environment. Licensing is preferred but not required. Candidates should be organized, detailed, and customer oriented. We are searching for a friendly and knowledgeable individual to join our team. Our full time employee benefits include – medical and dental coverage, continuing education stipend, licensing fees and dues, as well as paid time off and profit sharing. If interested please fax a resume to 215-675-4250, call 215-692-8954 or email your resume to: bfikaris@
- Provides animal care by determining animal requirements.
- Conducts examinations and diagnostic procedures.
- Assists during surgeries.
- Feeds and cares for animals.
- Maintains supplies and equipment.
- Maintains records.
- Determines animal requirements by conducting examinations and interviews.
- Completes laboratory tests and studies and diagnostic imaging.
- Takes vital signs and collects samples.
- Administers medications, drugs, and vaccines.
- Bandages and wraps wounds.
- Supports animal examinations by assembling required supplies and instruments.
- Explains animal status to owners.
- Educating animal owners on home care.
- Prepares surgery table instruments.
- Completes local/regional anesthesia.
- Places catheters and obtains blood gases as needed.
- Maintains sterile conditions.
- Obtains and verifies medications.
- Cleans animal cages and equipment
- Maintains safe, secure, healthy, and humane environment by sterilizing and wrapping instruments, sanitizing operating areas, verifying shelf life of medications, and complying with legal regulations.
- Enhances service reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Veterinarian Technician Qualifications/Skills:
- Knowledge of animal behavior
- Animal husbandry
- Love of animals
- Documentation skills
- Analyzing information
- Clinical skills
- Use of medical technologies
- Attention to detail
- Verbal communication
- Technical understanding
Job posted: 11/19/19
Unpaid position – can count toward credit hours
at Women’s Animal Center, an animal shelter located in Bensalem, PA. We are looking for an intern to join us in supporting our work in the shelter as well as our community programs!
Job posted: 11/13/19
Are you looking for a position that is geared towards your educational goal? Where your hard work is respected and appreciated? Do you want to be a part of a team that enjoys working together?
WELCOME TO WRIGHT VETERINARY- Our goal is to provide you with the opportunity to learn on the job through team mentoring, enhance your knowledge and skills, while encouraging your personal and professional growth.
Advantages of joining our team include, the experience of a team work environment combined with a family culture atmosphere, creating a bond with our clients and their pet families, expanding your skills with avian, wildlife and exotic animals, paid CE opportunities and more!
This position allows you to grow and expand your knowledge in the areas of treating hospitalized patients, surgery, and performing lab work in our in house laboratory. The ideal candidate for this position will have had prior clinical experience, which includes a comfortability and proficiency in the areas of blood draws, catheter placements, surgical monitoring, dentistry, lab work, and restraint. Our rotating evening and weekend hours are shared by the entire CVT team.
SIGN ON BONUS OFFERED FOR EXPERIENCED CANDIDATES – Please email your resume to Rhonda Kromer email@example.com
Job posted: 10/1/19
Sr. Vet Tech Specialist at U Penn
Provide veterinary clinical care to rodents housed in ULAR managed facilities. Under minimal supervision, triage and assess animal health, provide immediate care to emergency cases. Administer medications by oral, topical and injectable routes of administration. Maintain animal health records. Utilize knowledge of pharmacology and drug calculations. Prepare bills for treatments and medications using the computer.
High school diploma or equivalent is required. Graduation (or soon to graduate) from an accredited Animal Health Technology program. Experience as a veterinary technician in a clinical setting. Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to lift 50lbs.
This position is temporary, and the work hours are Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays 7:30am-4:30pm with some overtime potential.
Interested parties should contact:
Bethanne Harris A.S., CVT, VTS(Anesthesia/Analgesia, LAM), RLATG
Veterinary Technician Manager
ULAR/ Univ. of Pa.
3800 Spruce St., Ste. 177E, OVQ
Phila., PA 19104
Job posted: 9/25/19
Both or our locations (Northern Liberties Veterinary Center and Art Museum Veterinary Center) are looking for a veterinary technician. There is flexibility on full time vs. part time. Below is a job description and my contact information for interested parties to apply. If you need anything else to post our ad please let me know!
Art Museum Veterinary Center and Northern Liberties Veterinary Center in Philadelphia, PA are seeking a Full-time or Part-time experienced Veterinary Technician
- CVT and/or Emergency and Critical Care experience strongly preferred
- This position requires flexibility/willingness to work at BOTH of our locations (Northern Liberties Veterinary Center and Art Museum Veterinary Center)
We are a busy 4-doctor small animal practice that uses our technicians to the fullest of their capabilities.
Located in Fairmount/Northern Liberties Philadelphia, we offer flexible scheduling, competitive pay, medical benefits (full time only) and CE opportunities. Our well educated clientele allow for work ups to keep veterinary cases interesting. Come and join our friendly, service-oriented team where we value long-term relationships with our clients and their pets.
Must be willing to work P.M. shifts and Saturdays.
Local candidates preferred/Drug testing required.
Veterinary Medical Care
Assist veterinary staff by humanely restraining and transporting animals for treatment * Monitor the health of hospitalized patients and notify a veterinarian if symptoms may warrant attention * Perform and interpret basic diagnostic tests such as, but not limited to, fecal floatation, skin scrapes, heartworm test, FeLV/FIV tests, etc. * Induce and maintain anesthesia * Prepare patients for surgery and assist in surgery * Perform venipuncture, x-rays, laboratory tests, IV catheter placement and drug and fluid calculations as ordered by the veterinary staff * Perform intramuscular and subcutaneous injections * Clean and pack surgical instruments * Administer medications to animals as directed by staff veterinarians; perform medication and fluid calculations as necessary * Operate an autoclave * Follow veterinary care protocols for animals in the hospital * Comply with all laws pertaining to controlled substances * Perform dental prophylactic cleaning and basic dental procedure * Understand standard veterinary terminology, procedures and animal health issues * Facilitate good working relationships through teamwork and collaboration
Administrative Duties and Customer Service * Maintain and create patient records by accurately recording treatments, examinations and test results on computerized patient charts and other medical records * Participate in regular staff meetings * Assist with keeping inventory and ordering supplies * Answer phones if Client Service staff is busy
Client and Community Service * Admit and releases animals from the Animal Hospital in a responsive, courteous and tactful manner * Inform clients of any pertinent medical information on animal care – communicates release instructions * Assist Client Services personnel to ensure smooth, courteous handling of clients and their pets
Physical Requirement * Frequent bending, reaching, kneeling, climbing stairs, walking and, standing on feet 8-10 hours per day while performing job functions * Exposure to disinfectant solutions and radiation * Subject to animal bites and scratches while handling animals of questionable temperament * Occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds with reasonable accommodations * Consistent exposure to animals and animal allergens under conditions with limited alternatives available
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Resumes can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
Northern Liberties Veterinary Center
Art Museum Veterinary Center
Job posted: 9/16/19