Kansas Veterinary Technician Association 

Kansas Veterinary Technicians Association

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Job Opportunity in Texas 

$1500.00 sign on bonus!
Heart of Texas Specialty & Emergency Center is now hiring an Internal Medicine Veterinary Technician to join their INCREDIBLE team!

The ideal candidate:

  • is an experienced vet tech
  • has strong communication skills
  • works well on a team
  • has a flexible schedule

Job Overview:

The Internal Medicine Veterinary Technician performs a variety of animal health and client duties in order to provide quality care.

The Internal Medicine Veterinary Technician should have a working knowledge of laboratory techniques, technical and nursing support, collect samples and remain calm during stressful situations. A keen ability to empathize, prioritize, multitask, and manage time is a must. Internal Medicine Technicians must also possess excellent communication skills both with coworkers and clients.

Job Requirements

  • At least 3 years recent experience in veterinary practice environment with increasing responsibilities.
  • Ability to perform routine veterinary medical procedures (e.g. place IV catheters, intubate, phlebotomy, collect samples, knowledge and use of routine veterinary equipment and administer injections) as well as properly restrain patients.
  • Ability to calculate fluid rates, drug dosages, and CRIs.
  • Demonstrates the ability to show empathy toward clients and treat animals with respect and compassion while maintaining a commitment to outstanding client service.
  • Excellent interpersonal communications skills.
  • Veterinary Technician license is preferred.

We offer an amazing benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, 401k as well as an amazing pets benefit package!

If you are passionate about providing exceptional vet care and customer service we want you to join our team!

Apply today! We look forward to hearing from you!

 Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/36wmvn84kkrnhqjz

April 21, 2019


Seeking an independent, compassionate Veterinary Technician to join our growing team!

Why Belton Animal Clinic and Exotic Care Center?

We?re focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our doctor and medical staff the ability to provide excellent service and care. In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house labs, CO2 laser, cold therapy laser, and ultrasound. Our hospital also offers acupuncture, exotic animal care, and we are proud to be Fear Free certified.

Who are we looking for?

Applicants must have a strong work ethic, preserve a positive personality, capable of communicating effectively, be able to multi-task efficiently in a fast paced environment, have the ability to work in harmony with a team, possess a well-rounded technical skillset and have a passion for delivering exceptional care to patients as well as clients. Must have at least 2 years experience. 

Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Assist the veterinarian in exam rooms and use veterinary software for documenting medical notes
  • Perform venipuncture for phlebotomy and catheter placement
  • Obtain laboratory sample collection, process and possibly interpret results (fecal/parasite analysis, ear cytology, skin cytology, urinalysis, blood smears)
  • Perform diagnostic imaging
  • Perform anesthesia
  • Prep patients for and assist in surgery
  • Perform dental prophies
  • Administer vaccines and medications (oral, topical, injectable), under veterinary supervision
  • Fill prescriptions and review directions with clients
  • Communicate with and educate clients
  • Provide compassionate patient care


We?re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 401(k) plan
  • Continuing education
  • Generous discount for your pets

 Please apply here: https://grnh.se/6db43e972

Tosha Zimmerman
Talent Acquisition Manager, CVT

e. tzimmerman@vetpartners.com  p. 866.838.7278 x1122 f. 484.805.0300

December 11, 2018


Animal Health Technician


Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service


Case Exam- 24VS-APHIS-MA-2019-0140: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/506458000


·         Open & closing dates

12/06/2018 to 12/12/2018

·         Service


·         Pay scale & grade

GS 07 - 09

·         Salary

$41,365 to $65,778 per year

·         Appointment type


·         Work schedule



1 vacancy in the following locations:

Dodge City, KS

Emporia, KS

Garden City, KS

Hays, KS

Kansas City, KS

Manhattan, KS

Pittsburg, KS

Salina, KS

Topeka, KS

Wichita, KS

Relocation expenses reimbursed


Telework eligible

Yes as determined by agency policy



December 6, 2018


Westwood Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced, compassionate veterinary technician to join our busy three-doctor AAHA practice. Good client communication skills are a must. Job responsibilities include assisting veterinarians with anesthetic and medical procedures, operating laboratory equipment, nursing care of hospitalized patients, admitting and discharging patients, maintenance and cleaning of medical equipment and stocking and cleaning of examination rooms.

We have digital XR, digital dental XR, a new IM3 dental, and in-house lab equipment with upgrades on the way. Benefits include a 401K program, paid continuing education, supplemental insurance, paid holidays, personal days and a personal pet discount.

Our employment application and information about our hospital can be found at:

October 20, 2018 


Independence Community College

Position Announcement 

Veterinary Technology Instructor  

Independence Community College is seeking applications for the position of a full time non-tenure-track Veterinary Technology Instructor.  Independence Community College, a, rural, residential community college in southeast Kansas, serves approximately 3,000 full- and part-time students each year and has initiated continuous quality improvement through the Standard Pathway accreditation process. Independence Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

ICC encourages diversity among its employees.

Position Summary

The college is seeking a team-oriented professional for the position of Instructor of the Veterinary Technology program. The focus of teaching includes the core courses listed in the Veterinary Technology program, which range from basic animal facility management to veterinary surgical nursing and clinical skills.  


The successful applicant must be a Licensed Veterinarian or Veterinary Technician licensed in the State of Kansas, or willing to become licensed in Kansas.  College teaching experience preferred; demonstrated ability to work with students, other faculty, or community members required.  Experience in private/clinical practice/zoo or wildlife industry, or laboratory setting also preferred. 

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of Veterinary Technology Instructor position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, but only after full disclosure by the applicant.

1.       Work is performed under the general direction of the licensed veterinarian on staff.

2.       Position generally requires light work with occasional lifting of up to (30) pounds or more, carrying supplies, equipment. The job requires varying amounts of sitting, standing, climbing and walking.

3.       This position requires the ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time.

4.       The ability to clearly communicate verbally with an excellent comprehension of the English language is essential.

5.       The ability to handle animals of varying sizes and demeanors.

6.       Work is generally performed in both an indoor (clinical/classroom) and an outdoor (agricultural) setting.

Position Information

The Veterinary Technology Instructor is a 10-month, faculty position.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience and as per faculty contract salary schedule.  The instructor reports to the Veterinary Technology Program Director.

Application Procedures

First round review of completed applications will begin immediately.  The position will remain open until filled. Application packets consist of a letter of application, resume, references and transcripts, (unofficial copies are acceptable for consideration), with a completed application for employment.  Qualified candidates can apply on-line at www.indycc.edu/hr.

Independence Community College

Job Description

Veterinary Technology Instructor

 General Responsibilities

1.       Timely completion of reports and communications including attendance, student performance standards, safety issues, outcomes assessment, grades, governmental and any other necessary reporting.

2.       Collaborative, professional and responsible work behavior.

3.       High degree of ethical standards, including confidentiality, adherence to general rules of safety, procedures, and fair labor standards.

4.       Commitment to high professional standards, including professional growth.

5.       Responsiveness to leadership.

6.       Ensuring college assets (equipment, tools, vehicles, medications, animals, etc.) are safe and secure.

7.       Ensuring students have a safe learning environment.

8.       As needed, transporting students to and from the learning sites.

9.       Adherence to institutional policies and procedures.

10.    Adhere to the ethical standards of animal use and care set forth by the institution, the AVMA, and the USDA.

11.    Ability to work collegially with employees, students and the public.

12.    Serve as an effective ambassador for the college at all times, putting forth to others the best construct on the college and the program.

13.    Other duties as assigned by the Director of Veterinary Technology.


1.       Must be a Veterinary Technician licensed in the State of Kansas.

2.       College coursework in Veterinary Technology, science or math required.

3.       Ability to instruct students effectively with sensitivity to diverse populations, learning styles and developmental needs.

4.       Experience working with animals, under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian, assessing and addressing the animals? health and condition issues.

5.       Content knowledge in the area of the assigned field of teaching and an interest in of facilitating student learning.

6.       Community college teaching and experience and alternative course delivery systems preferred.

7.       Ability to communicate fluently by both verbal and written means with the veterinarian, students and animal owners.

8.      Valid driver?s license issued in the U.S., with the ability to maintain insurance under the college?s vehicle insurance plan.

9.       Must be insurable by the college to perform the basic functions of the job.

10.    Computer literacy and knowledge of Microsoft Suite, Avimark, and Canvas desirable.

11.    An educational philosophy in alignment with a small, rural comprehensive community college.

August 27, 2018 



5501 SW 29th St., Topeka KS 66614

EACT is seeking to fill a full time Registered Veterinary Technician position for our small animal after hours clinic in Topeka.

Hours of operation: Monday?Friday 5:30 to Midnight,  Saturday Noon through Sunday Midnight,

                                      And all Holidays.

Fully computerized, IDEXX  lab, digital X-Ray, Surgery suite, two exam rooms.

Salary range: $37,500 to $45,500  dependent on qualifications.

Contact Dr. Peckham for information or to apply at:       dbpeckdvm@yahoo.com

August 26, 2018 



Outstanding opportunity for motivated, enthusiastic veterinary technician interested in practicing quality medicine and surgery. New graduates are welcome to apply.

Our 3-doctor, AAHA-certified hospital is a well-equipped computerized facility with digital radiology (general and dental), ultrasound with color doppler, pulse oximetry, ECG, tonometry, doppler blood pressure, and in-house diagnostic laboratory. We utilize the services of a Board Certified Radiologist to review imaging studies.  Mentor with an ABVP diplomate and enjoy working with highly trained and utilized technical staff and willing clientele.


Salary is dependent on experience.  Responsibilities will include:

·         Prepare patients for surgery/dental procedures

·         Monitor anesthesia and assist during surgery

·         Perform routine dental cleanings

·         Perform laboratory testing including fecal, urinalysis, ear cytology and blood diagnostics

·         Follow-up with sick patients and surgery patients after discharge

·         Maintain inventory for surgery, lab and surgery supplies

·         Educate clients on treatments and vaccinations

·         Prepare and take radiographs

·         Assist veterinarians with exams

·         Fill patient prescriptions in ?hospital and phone prescriptions to outside pharmacies

·         Assist with training Tech Assistants

·         Perform blood draws, nail trims and express anal glands

The schedule is typically four days a week and alternating Saturdays until noon, and will involve being on-call on a rotating basis. 


Email a cover letter and resume to pcourton@cpah.com , or stop by 4340 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence KS 66047 and apply in person.


 July 31, 2018 


K-State Veterinary Center in Manhattan, KS often has job opportunity

Kansas State University Veterinary Health Center


Veterinary Health Center at Kansas State University

Veterinary Technician Employment Opportunities

Veterinary Technician I or Veterinary Technician II or Veterinary Specialty Technician

Positions available in the following areas:

 Equine, ICU, Small Animal Surgery

Minimum requirement for the Vet Tech I positions are graduation from an AVMA accredited Veterinary Technician Program.

Necessary special requirements:   Must be registered as a paraprofessional under the authority of the Kansas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners within six months of appointment.

Kansas State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  KSU encourages diversity among its employees.

 Background check required for the candidates selected for hire.

Complete job descriptions located at http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/listing/.  Please submit all application materials by the closing date.

For a list of benefits offered by Kansas State University,

visit http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/docs/BenefitsSummary-