Kansas Veterinary Technician Association 

Kansas Veterinary Technicians Association

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Employment Opportunities

JOB OPPORTUNITY 


Job Opportunity- Petco +Vetco Total Care

Seeking Veterinary Technicians interested in helping launch brand new hospitals!

Locations:
• Topeka
• Derby
• Wichita

Email veterinarycareers@petco.com to learn more about these opportunities.

Our vision at Petco is Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We’re making things
better for pets, people and the planet through our Think Adoption First philosophy, the Petco
Foundation and other important initiatives that focus on putting animals first, educating pet
parents and reducing our carbon footprint. The journey starts with knowledgeable,
passionately engaged associates who are proud to recommend Petco as a place to work, who
believe in our Vision and who are committed to delivering a superior customer experience.


April 17, 2020
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We are looking for Registered Veterinary Technicians for our Integrative Holistic Practice. We opened our Companion Animal Practice in 2010 and are growing at such a fast rate, we now need additional licensed technicians to continue to grow! If you are interested in learning how to do more than just traditional practice and want to make a difference, this the right place for you! We offer our clients the best of both worlds- both traditional medicine and surgery while combining with chiropractic care, cold laser, acupuncture, food therapy, herbs, and whole food supplements.

Our Technicians help with:

Exam Room Histories
Patient Care and Treatments
In House Laboratory
In House Radiology
Surgical Preparation
Surgical Assistance
Cold Laser Therapy
Acupuncture
Chiropractic
Client Communications
Community Activities
We offer:

Competitive Pay

4 Day Work Week

CE and Licensing Fees

Holiday and Vacation Days

Employee Supply Discount

Employee Wellness Discount

Retirement Contributions

Supplemental health insurance

Family-Friendly work environment

Job Type: Full-time 

Natural Pet Care Center
405 Business Circle, Suite A
El Dorado, KS 67042
316-452-5750


March 10, 2020
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Oxford Animal Hospital is now hiring a Veterinary Technician to join their AMAZING team!

Why work at Oxford Animal Hospital?

  • We strive to be a part of our community
  • Education is our foundation
  • We work together as a team

The ideal candidate:

  • Has a minimum of 3 years experience
  • Is comfortable with all technical aspects of veterinary medicine
  • Is confident and reliable
  • Has excellent communication skills
  • Is assertive and proficient
  • Is a team player

We offer a terrific benefits package! This includes earned PTO, scrub allowance, insurance package, paid parental leave, and matching 401K. We take care of the furry family too with pet care benefits!

 

 

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/s6td3j8ymx8tb83j

 

 March 9, 2020

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An amazing opportunity for a Certified Veterinary Technician to join the team at Eye Care for Animals Overland Park!

The ideal candidate:

  • is a CVT/LVT with at least 3 years of experience after graduation
  • has strong anesthesia monitoring skills
  • has strong communication skills
  • works well on a team
  • comfortable working in a fast-paced environment

Job Overview:

If you are a certified or licensed technician and are looking to advance your career within the veterinary field, we encourage you to apply to become an integral part of our team. Our staff is comprised of individuals passionate about providing the best in ophthalmic care in order to improve the quality of life for our patients.

Eye Care for Animals is seeking a Part-time Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team in Overland Park, KS. The shifts will be Monday through Wednesday from 7am to 5pm.

Our ideal candidate is dynamic, self-motivated, proactive with a sense of urgency, has critical thinking skills, and strives to provide excellent customer service. Other successful qualities include:

  • driven and detail-focused
  • able to calculate basic medical math
  • knowledge of commonly used medications
  • Proficient in IV catheters placement, blood work, and IV, IM and SQ injections
  • Proficient in monitoring anesthesia
  • Eager to learn and is willing to be cross-trained for reception
  • Enjoys a challenging and fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Efficiently pre-medicate, induce, and intubate patients as necessary
  • Must be compassionate, organized, possess the ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • should be highly motivated, enthusiastic self-starter with a professional attitude

Why work at Eye Care for Animals Overland Park?

We invest heavily in our teams' growth and development. We strive to provide an emotionally intelligent work environment and to maintain a positive work/life balance.

If you are passionate about providing exceptional pet care as well as customer service and want to work on an amazing team, you found your new home away from home!

Apply today! We look forward to meeting you!

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/74kvh7vwyb23kr4s




January 30, 2020
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Veterinary Technician needed at Heartland Animal Hospital.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
Full or Part Time

Heartland Animal Hospital is a professional veterinary hospital with accommodations for boarding/daycare/grooming. We are looking for someone to fill a veterinary nurse position who is interested in a long-term position and has excellent customer service skill combined with a professional and friendly attitude. Heartland is a busy 3 doctor small animal practice so the ideal candidate will be a team player who is excited about veterinary medicine

**PLEASE APPLY IN PERSON **
Resumes are accepted but an application must be filled out as well.

Contact: Anna Atherton

4100 N. Woodlawn
Bel Aire, KS 67220
316-744-2043

hospital@heartlandpetcenter.com

website: heartlandpetcenter.com

 



January 15, 2020
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Registered Veterinary Technician position available Sundays @ local cats-only shelter.  7 a.m. to noonish, possibly more for p.m. checks.  Desired candidate would be either RVT or someone with similar, established experience supported by professional references.  Trustworthy candidates with passion for cats & cat heath send resume or letter of interest to volunteer@topekacat.org attn: Jeannie.



November 29, 2019
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Veterinary Information Specialist-Full Time and Part Time

 

Veterinary Information Specialist Description

The Veterinary Information Specialist position is responsible for responding to incoming cases on Pet Poison Helpline and SafetyCall?s industry side via the telephone, email, and chat applications regarding potential toxic exposures, poisonings and other adverse events from pet owners and veterinarians related to various household and consumer products, animal health products, plants, OTC products, dietary supplements, prescription drugs, and other chemical exposures. Specialists take full histories and details of the events, triage the cases and provide accurate medical, health and safety information to the callers. Specialists document each case in an electronic record and follow up as necessary to ensure the well-being of the animals and facilitate adverse event reporting on the industry side.

 

Schedule

Full-time, 40 hrs/week.  Positions do not have a set schedule. Shift times and shift days will vary and include weekends, typically 2 per month and up to 3 during our busy season, and some holidays. At this time available shifts are 8 ½ hours long and are primarily evening shifts (shift start times are ranging from 2pm-6pm CST and shift end times ranging from 10:30pm-2:30amCST). While we may be able to work with some scheduling restrictions, flexibility in availability is highly preferred as we operate 24/7.  Overnights are not required.

 

Part-time, 20 hrs/week. We have a daytime and an evening shift need. Employees will be scheduled 4 hours shifts, 5 days a week on a 2 week rotation which will include every other weekend.  

Daytime, PT Hours: 4 hour shifts between the hours of 7am-2pm CST. Week 1 will work Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Week 2 will work Monday-Friday

Evening, PT Hours: 4-hour shifts between the hours of 5pm-9pm CST. Week 1 will work Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Week 2 will work Monday-Friday.

 

Training

There is an extensive training program for this position. It will consist of 1-2 weeks remote training. There is also a requirement of 2-3 weeks, full-time that will take place in our office in Bloomington, MN. Candidates outside of the Twin Cities will have hotel and travel expenses reimbursed if applicable. 

 

Required Experience, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

1.       Active CVT/LVT/RVT License

2.       1+years of work experience in a veterinary clinic/hospital

3.       At least one year of emergency/critical care experience preferred

4.       Ability to work varying shift times and varying days, including weekends as specified above.

5.       Proficiency with keyboarding and data entry, PCs, Microsoft Office, and common computer software and hardware.

6.       Ability to accurately add, subtract, multiply, and divide using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals, ratios and percentages

7.       Excellent verbal and written communication that is clear, concise, professional and empathetic

8.       Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form

9.       Strong attention to detail and the ability to multitask

10.   Customer service focused attitude and behavior

 

Remote Agent Requirements

Candidates who work remotely must have or be willing to obtain and maintain at their expense certain IT requirements including reliable high speed internet with an ISP that can supply a cable modem internet service with a minimum of 20mb download speed and a PC computer (no Apple computers) with Windows 10 and the capability to display two monitors. Candidates must also have a designated home office area that meets certain requirements and may not have any other responsibilities during the time they are working such as caring for dependents.

To Apply

Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter or introductory email to careers@safetycall.com. Introductions should include which position is of interest, your availability and any scheduling restrictions, and why you are a good fit for the remote position if applicable. Submissions without a cover letter or introductory email that includes the requested information will not be considered. Our team will review each submission and contact the candidates that most closely match the qualifications.

 



September 5, 2019 

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Wakarusa Veterinary Hospital in Lawrence, KS is hiring a Registered Veterinary Technician.

This position is perfect for a candidate who is a Registered Veterinary Technician seeking a full-time opportunity.


Veterinary Technician is a punctual, dependable and knowledgeable individual who demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills in a team atmosphere. This individual should be warm and friendly and provide exceptional customer service. Experience in a veterinary hospital and with Avimark veterinary software is required.


As a Veterinary Technician,  you will:

 

?       Assist veterinarians

?       Restrain animals during exams

?       Monitor vital signs

?       Obtain blood, stool, and other samples

?       Test blood, stool, and other samples

?       Administer medications and vaccines, and treatments prescribed by a veterinarian

?       Perform laser therapy

?       Take x-rays and assist in ultrasonography

?       Perform dental cleanings and x-rays

?       Assist in emergency first aid

?       Prepare animals for surgery and assist doctors during surgery

?       Administer anesthesia


Additional Benefits:


  • Health benefit options
  • Competitive compensation 
  • Flexible hours 
  • Scrub allowance 
  • PTO/ vacation days 
  • 401 K retirement 
  • Profit sharing 
  • Additional training 
  • unlimited growth potential 
Wakarusa Veterinary Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug- Free Workplace. 


1825 Wakarusa Drive I Lawrence, KS  66047 I P 7 8 5 - 8 4 3 - 5 5 7 7 I F 7 8 5 - 8 4 3 - 7 4 0 6 w a k a v e t . c o m

e m a i l :  p e t @ w a k a v e t . c o m


August 30, 2019 
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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-

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