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The Regional Veterinary Referral Center (RVRC): Emergency/Critical Care Technicians If interested in setting up an interview or finding out more about more positions, please contacr Rand Wachsstock by email at  radiocat@erols.com or call (703) -928-8205

The Well Dog Place: Full-time Veterinary Technician Excellent learning environment, Enjoyable variety of responsibilities with great opportunities Join the team at a growing holistic veterinary practice that provides state-of-the-art alternative medicine to our patients and great customer care to their owners.

The Well Dog Place: 3628 Lynoak Dr. #107, Claremont, CA 91711 Our holistic practice is a one-of-a kind in the Inland Empire of Southern California so the demand for our services is ever increasing. We offer an opportunity for the right person to be at the forefront of this treatment revolution. You will work under the mentorship of a veterinarian with over 35 years of experience in veterinary medicine and veterinary nutrition. We are on the cutting edge of technology for our medical records and homemade dog food meal plan generation and office operations. Nurturing work and learning environment for motivated individual

 The Position: RVT or RVT eligible preferred, but will considered motivated, experienced veterinary assistant; Well-organized, energetic, self-starter; Computer, social, phlebotomy and x-ray technique skills; Interest in learning and/or advancing their nursing skills (cold laser operation, essential oil use and Chinese medicines); Assisting in all aspects of office operation and be a source of problem solutions for clients in person and on the phone; Starting pay is $18/hr or negotiable depending on skill level; Guaranteed 8-hour shifts, Tuesday-Saturday daytime hours; Merit raises for job performance; Generous benefits (medical, CE, vacation) Location: We are located in Claremont, CA in a safe, quiet business plaza nestled in a pedestrian friendly neighborhood. If interested, send resume to: Team@TheWellDog.com

YOKAYO VETERINARY CENTER VETERINARY TECHNICIAN Job Summary In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Veterinary Technician is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with the Veterinarian and supporting medical staff to ensure productive and quality veterinary care at all times. Yokayo Veterinary Center offers the following benefits: Medical/Dental/Vision , 401(k), Veterinary Discounts, Opportunity for quarterly bonuses. Submit your cover letter and resume to Yokayovet@nvanet.comJob Responsibilities  Assists the veterinarian during examination of animals, providing restraint as needed in order to work safely and effectively.

  • Prepares and administer medications, vaccines, serums, and treatments, as prescribed by the veterinarian.
  • Performs routine dental cleanings on animals under the direction of the veterinarian.
  • Administers anesthesia to animals under the direction of the veterinarian and monitors animals’ responses to anesthetics so that dosages can be adjusted.
  • Obtains radiographs of animals with knowledge of proper positioning and techniques.
  • Cares for and monitors the condition of animals recovering from surgery.

Performs laboratory tests on blood, urine, and feces, such as urinalyses and blood counts, to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health problems. Administers emergency first aid, such as performing emergency resuscitation or other life-saving procedures.

  • Collects, prepares, and labels samples for laboratory testing, culture, or microscopic examination.
  • Cleans and sterilizes instruments, equipment, and materials.
  • Provides the veterinarian with the correct equipment and instruments, as needed.
  • Fills prescriptions, measuring medications and labeling containers.
  • Prepares animals for surgery, performing such tasks as shaving surgical areas and placing IV catheters.
  • Maintains clean examination rooms and treatment areas.
  • Works collaboratively with veterinarians to ensure that all animals are being cared for properly and moving through the system efficiently.

Skills and Basic Qualifications

  • Certification as a Veterinary Technician
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to effectively handle and control aggressive animals.
  • Must be able to handle the physical and emotional aspect of work in a veterinary clinic environment, including the use of euthanasia.
  • Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
  • Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth.
  • Must have active listening, critical thinking, complex problem solving, time management, judgment and decision making skills.
  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record.

Equal Employment Opportunity It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.

General Practice in Orange County looking for a Registered Veterinary Technician  (RVT)

Do you want to work at a place where you can grow your skills? Do you want to work at the only General Practice in Orange County that has a CT scanner? In addition to working in general practice do you want to help with endoscopy & laparoscopy? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then apply now! Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) with at least 1 year of experience working in a veterinary hospital. We are a small but very busy family run hospital in Yorba Linda looking to add the right person to our team. We are a team centered hospital and are looking for a candidate who is a team player with a great attitude and work ethic! Our benefits for full time employees include:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • PTO
  • IRA Retirement plan
  • Veterinary discounts

We are looking for a strong candidate with excellent technician skills. At a minimum, candidates must be able to;

  • Place IV catheters & perform venipuncture.
  • Monitor anesthesia.
  • Assess patient’s status & perform all patient treatments.
  • Assist with medical record keeping.
  • Assist doctor with medical procedures.
  • Perform outpatient procedures as well (i.e. nail trims, ear cleanings, anal gland expression, etc.).

The position is full time working Monday – Friday and available to work at least 2 Saturdays a month. Our practice is the perfect business to continue your career on the right footing. We look forward to reviewing your materials! Oh…an original cover letter outlining why you’d like to be a part of our practice will get you extra attention! Check out our website at http://www.imperialhac.com/ for inspiration and get started! Interested? We’d love to hear from you.  Please submit your resume along with the names and contact information of three professional references to imperialhwyachr@gmail.com


is seeking an RVT or highly experienced vet assistant to join our fantastic team! We are an emergency only hospital located in Mission Viejo and we are looking for the right person to join our highly skilled team.  We have cultivated a team-oriented environment and would like to find a candidate who values teamwork and communication. Our hospital offers digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy, state of the art in-house laboratory and patient monitoring.  Our technicians are highly utilized, respected, and supported within the hospital and community. We provide exceptional benefits including:

  • Excellent compensation based upon experience and credentials
  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance
  • AFLAC – supplemental insurance
  • 401K retirement plan
  • Vacation & sick pay
  • Veterinary discounts
  • CE for RVTs
  • Paid licenses for RVTs

 The right candidate must thrive in intense, fast moving situations and is able to work calmly and efficiently under pressure.  Must also be a self-starter and able to effectively utilize down-time and multi-task.  Graduates of an AVMA accredited veterinary technology program desired however, in lieu of education/certification veterinary and emergency related experience will be considered (minimum three years’ experience). We are looking for someone to work on Saturdays & Sundays as well as holidays.   Interested? We’d love to hear from you.  Please submit your resume along with the names and contact information of three professional references. animalurgentcarevethr@gmail.com

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Pet-Sitter Needed First Dog is an 11-year-old female poodle mix with recent ACL injury, currently in rehab. She also has IBD, controlled with special dietary regimen. Second Dog is a 6-year-old male Tibetan terrier/poodle mix, rescued from abuse, with severe separation anxiety.  Both are very friendly, but cannot be left alone for very long. Hours will vary, but most will be weekends/evenings, and may not be every week. Hourly rate is $13, but will pay per job if pet sitting is needed for a full day.I have a small townhome in Claremont, near 10 fwy, in a quiet gated community, ideal for studying/relaxing.  My dogs do not require high maintenance, just a watchful, educated eye and lots of petting and cuddling. I would love to have someone to rely on throughout the summer (and longer if you are willing).  Ideally, you have a good understanding of canine behavior, can think fast in an emergency, and generally love dogs! Please contact Lori by email at lbleich11@aol.com  (please put “Pet-sitting” in subject line).

Day Creek Animal Hospital Part-Time/ Full-Time:Technician, Technician Assistant, or Receptionist Qualifications: Needs to be available on weekends Less than a year experience accepted, at least two years preferred Needs to be able to lift at least 40 lbs  Needs to know handling and restraining techniques for cats and dogs  Needs to have good communication skills What to Expect: Minimum wage pay, unless worker has more experience If no experience, worker can get a raise after six months Contact: Dr. Manbrinder Sidhu Office Manager: Danny (909) 646-7387 www.daycreekanimalhospital.com

Advanced Veterinary Dentistry Bright, modern Veterinary Dental practice in Pasadena looking for a Vet Tech/Tech Ass't with a strong focus on patient care and client contact. Should be proficient in venipuncture with a strong base in day-to-day practice operations. Experience with Dental procedures and radiography helpful. Must be dedicated to the highest level of care for animals and understand/support the human/animal bond.  Hours M-F, 12noon — 5:30pm (may vary).  May be opportunity to evolve to Full Time position in the future.  Job Types: Part-time Pay: Commensurate with experience Contact:  Pete Gottfried/310-714-4645

Petsadena Animal Hospital in Pasadena. Is reaching out to students to new RVT's and/or students in the RVT program that are interested in a position here at our practice. We prefer a full time employee, but are open to part time as well. Our practice is open Monday through Saturday from 8 to 6. If you have any questions please feel free to email me and or call, the number is 626-441-1137. Carol Montesinos Practice Manager Petsadena Animal Hospital

 Western North Carolina Summer job opportunities that are available for the summer of 2019. We are an all girls summer camp located in the mountains of Western North Carolina.  We emphasize outdoor adventure and building confidence in outdoor skills. Our riding program includes 37 school horses, 4 rings, several fields set up for classes and trails. We do several camping trips on our property as well as local state parks. We have three different positions available and several openings for each.

 1.) The first position is for Riding Counselors. Responsibilities will include (but aren’t limited to!) instructing small group lessons, help plan and supervise special barn events, participate and lead (if qualified) riding overnights, and perform the duties required of a cabin counselor. We are looking for skilled riders/instructors who enjoy working with girls ages 6-17.

Requirements: Applicants need to have strong fundamentals in hunt seat riding; must be at least 18 years of age and/or completed at least one year of college. Need to be comfortable teaching forward seat riding in a group lesson. The level of lessons you will teach will be assigned based on your skill level and experience. We have lessons ranging from beginner to advanced. Being able to teach advanced lessons is a plus, but not required. Must be willing to participate in overnight camping trips. Employment Dates are from May 25th until August 19th. There can be some wiggle room on your end date. Must be available until August 2nd.

Accommodations/Benefits:Will live in a cabin with 4-6 girls with all meals provided . Riding or schooling opportunities available dependent on riding skill level.Salary is based off of age and experience.

The second position is for a Trip Leader/Riding Instructor. Their main responsibly under the direction of the Head of Riding would be a trip leader for our riding program. Must be comfortable camping in tents or in open air cabins, sometimes up to 4 nights a week. Cooking over a camp stove and planning meals for 8 people. We offer several riding overnight and 3 day trips on and off camp property to varying levels of riders. You would be asked to help plan and lead most of these. When you are not on trips you will be asked to teach mounted and unmounted lessons to campers so they can gain the skills they need to go on trips. This is a contract position and comes with a salary. Camp runs from May 25th to Aug 19th. We would like to find someone who can commit to the entire summer, but applicants mainly need to be available for our Main camp dates (June 28th – Aug 2nd).


  • Must be 21 and have or willing to obtain a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Certification. Camp can help you get this certification.
  • Experience as a trail guide or wrangler preferred, but not required.
  • Teaching experience, preferred but not required.
  • Comfortable or willing to teach/ride hunt seat.
  • Basic Equine 1st aide
  • Ability to be responsible and make good decisions for the safety of both campers and horses.
  • Comfortable living in the outdoors up to 4 nights a week with 6 campers and a co-counselor.

Benefits: Salary is based on age and experience. Possibility to bring own horse if it can be used as a lead horse for trips and live with a large herd of horses. Horses feed, vet and farrier expenses would be your responsibility. This option would need to be discussed with the Camp Director before final approval.

Accommodation: Housing will be provided on camp property with other staff and/or possibly campers if needed. All meals included. You will have 36 hours off a week (1 day and 2 nights). In this position you will mainly be living in the outdoors sometimes up to 4 nights a week with 6 campers and a co-counselor.   3.) The third position is for a Summer Groom. Under the supervision of the Barn Manager, the 4 members of the barn staff are in charge of the feeding, grooming, tacking, and general day to day care of 10 horses each. Work with the riding instructors to create a fun, non-competitive atmosphere in which girls learn a wide variety of stable and horsemanship skills. You will have daily interaction with children helping them get to their lessons.

Requirements: Need to be able to comfortably work with a herd of horses and be able to safely control an aisle of horses with children in and around the barn. Daily interaction with children helping them get to their lessons. May occasionally be asked to assist on overnight trips. Employment Dates are from May 25th until August 19th. Must be able to commit to the entire summer.

Accommodations/Benefits: Dorm style living arrangements that are above the barn. Free room and board with 3 meals a day. Some occasional opportunities to ride depending on riding abilities. Salary is based off of age and experience.

For more information please email questions to rachael.gcriding@gmail.com                                                                                                                                                                                                            To learn more about our camp and riding program please visit our website www.greencove.com.                                                                                                                                                                    Our camp video is great way to learn more about camp life.

River Oak Veterinary Hospital River Oak Veterinary Hospital in the quaint town of Riverbank, CA (just north of Modesto) is searching for candidates to fill one, and possibly a 2nd,  registered veterinary technician opening.  Qualifications included: RVT license (passing the licensure examination is a requirement) ; a candidate in good standing with the veterinary medical board; and a desire to assist clients with their animals.  Salary is dependent upon experience. New graduates will be considered.  Benefits include:  paid vacation (after 6 months); continuing education stipend for up to 5 days of CE, professional membership dues (like CVMA and the local NSJVMA) and licensing fees.  Health insurance options and 401k retirement plan are available.  Applicants can expect to work at least 1 Saturday per month.  All interested applicants may send a resume to riveroak@jps.net or fax a resume to (209) 869-9133.

Experienced Veterinary Technician Assistant – Part-Time:

  • Bloomfield Animal Hospital 20927 Norwalk Blvd. Lakewood, CA 90715 (562) 402-9717 BAHapplications@yahoo.com
  • Bloomfield Animal Hospital is looking for a friendly, kind-hearted part time experienced veterinary technician assistant to join our family orientated, privately owned, growing veterinary practice. We believe in preventative care and love educating our clients.
    We do offer benefits such as:
    • Veterinary services discounts
    • Uniforms
    • CE opportunity
    • Paid sick time
    • Some paid holidays
    • Hill’s VIP program membership
    We are a fun, family oriented and fulfilling place to work and we are drug and alcohol-free facility. We are a team and work as one. We are always open to new ideas and know that this industry is constantly changing, and we change with it.
    You must like talking and explaining treatment plans to clients, know how to draw blood, feel comfortable filling medication, know how to restrain an animal, be able to lift animals, assist during surgery, give injections and have computer skills as we are completely paperless. We are an AAHA accredited hospital and completely IDEXX including the software, Cornerstone.
    Part time experienced veterinary technician assistant hours will be at least be at least 2 shifts (possibly more) there will be at least one shift during the week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday) from 8:30am -5:30pm and every Saturday from 8am-2:30pm
    If you are interested, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your resume along with the names and contact information of three professional references. Unfortunately, we will not be able to review any applications that do not include references.
    Thank you for your application! Use the Cover Letter portion and jot down a few sentences about why you think you are a match for our business.
    Please email your cover letter and resume to BAHapplications@yahoo.com

Registered Veterinary Technician: Animal Dermatology Clinic is seeking a registered veterinary technician. We are a multi-doctor referral practice specializing in dermatology. Our clinic is part of a large group of dermatologists that include 9 full-time clinics in the United States, and several international clinics. Our doctors and staff travel to several satellite clinics for the convenience of our clients. We strive to be the leaders in our field; we participate in drug trial studies, dermatology resident training, and studies to advance the knowledge of our field.

  • We are looking for someone with the following qualities:
  • Energetic
  • Positive
  • Upbeat personality
  • Takes initiative
  • Commitment to the needs of the clinic
  • Punctual
  • Willingness to teach others and share ideas
  • Openness to diversity
  • Adaptability to change
  • Accountable
  • Able to see big picture
  •  Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (including but not limited to):
  • Previous experience or training/ education in a veterinary facility
  • Must be friendly, outgoing, “people oriented”
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be capable of being cross-trained for front office receptionist duties, telephone and computer skills are necessary
  • Must be a team player willing to learn new techniques, treatments, and accept change
  •  Medical Related Skills:
  • Phlebotomy
  • IV catheter placement
  • Preparing and restraining animals during procedures
  • Anesthetic induction
  • Anesthetic monitoring
  • Assisting in surgery
  • Suture cutaneous and subcutaneous tissues
  • Apply bandages and/or splints
  • Wound care
  • Ability to use a stethoscope and otoscope
  • Advising pet owners on proper care, etc.
  •  Duties (including but not limited to):
  • Demonstrate excellent relations with client/ pets in the waiting area and exam rooms
  • Exceed the client’s expectations of service
  • Compassionate nursing care is the top priority for all patients
  • Housekeeping/ maintenance
  • Ability to perform a cursory examination of an animal
  • Ability to recognize potential patient issues
  • Clearly communicate your findings to a doctor
  • Record keeping
  • Fill prescription and dispense medications as prescribed by the doctor, etc.
  •  Education and Physical Requirements:
  • College or college-equivalent education as required in becoming a Registered Veterinary Technician
  • Dependable attendance is required
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds
  • Must be willing to work long or irregular hours under pressure conditions
  • The ability to walk, bend, stand or reach constantly during a minimum 8-hour day.
  •  We offer:A 5-day work week Monday- Friday
  • Competitive wages
  • Medical/ dental/ vision insurance
  • 401K; paid holidays
  • CE opportunities
  • Paid vacation
  • Uniforms
  • Discount on services and medications for employee pets
  • Some traveling may be required
  •  If you meet the above qualifications, please submit a copy of your resume to dtaylor@adcmg.com
  • For more information about Animal Dermatology Clinic, please visit our website animaldermatology.com


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