We shih-tzu not…! We are looking for an amazing Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our pack of pet-loving professionals at Parker Way Veterinary Clinic!
Mt. Vernon is located 30 miles South of Bellingham in the beautiful Skagit Valley. Outdoor recreation abounds and the area is rich in cultural history. Enjoy a variety of seasonal and annual outdoor events along with close access to multiple small-town city-centers.
At Parker Way Veterinary Clinic, we pride ourselves on providing the best care by offering a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services using progressive, modern medicine and innovative technology. We offer preventative and wellness services, reproductive services, in-house diagnostic testing, digital radiography (including dental), ultrasound, laser therapy, nutritional counseling, chemotherapy and cancer treatment, endoscopy, and more. We are a four-doctor doctor practice and our Licensed Veterinary Technicians are an integral part of our hospital team. We pride ourselves on having a positive team environment, professional and experienced support staff, and solid leadership.
The ideal Licensed Veterinary Technician will be a driver of hospital procedures and workflow, focusing on creating an outstanding customer experience and taking pride in offering unmatched compassionate care. You will establish a movement of patients and clients through appointments. You will ensure communication with clients is clear and understood, via phone and email. Additional responsibilities include performing quality full body and dental radiographs for subsequent evaluation by DVMs, obtaining and recording patient history, and providing surgical discharges and home care instructions to clients after patient procedures
Schedule: Full-time or part-time available
High school diploma or equivalent.
Veterinary Technician Certification or License (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) preferred or valid LVT credentials in Washington or pending credentials within 6-8 months.
Ability to assist in animal restraint, lift up to 40 lbs., and work on your feet all day.
Proficiency in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophies
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with coworkers and clients
Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining the individuality and medical autonomy that makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do. Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community.
People, Pets & Vets is a veterinary services company with offices in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Oregon, Texas, and Washington. We form a true partnership with our hospitals to propel their success and pride ourselves on cultivating a great culture for our staff and providing the best veterinary care possible.