Seeking LVTs for Veterinary Internal Medicine Team

Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Salary
Signing Bonus, Competitive Salary, Student Loan Repayment, Paid Parental Leave, PTO, and more!
Posted
Jan 12, 2022
Closes
Jan 17, 2022
Ref
R-58011
Practice Area
Small Animal
Position Type
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Private Practice
Job Description:

You have worked hard to earn your veterinary technician credentials. Are you ready to bring your love and caring for animals to work with a group of outstanding veterinary professionals in a state-of-the-art medical environment that values learning, sharing and growth?

If so, VCA SouthPaws Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Center in Fairfax, VA is looking for you! We currently have multiple openings for full-time Licensed Veterinary Technicians (LVTs) to work in our Internal Medicine department. The schedule would be 7am-8pm Monday-Wednesday, with possible rotation of Saturdays.

SouthPaws LVTs enjoy above-average compensation based on their experience and enjoy a $750 allowance for continuing education, and you may qualify for a generous signing bonus!

Candidates should be comfortable with monitoring anesthesia, taking radiographs and venipuncture.

As an LVT, you are a crucial part of our team and we are excited to help you use the knowledge and skills that you've invested your time and talent in developing.

At VCA Animal Hospitals, we are deeply committed to our associates' well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic. Related benefits currently offered include:
  • Double overtime
  • Supplementary paid sick leave if you or a family member gets sick
  • Health insurance covering COVID testing, COVID care and vaccines

Additionally, we offer a generous benefits package including:
  • Annual CE stipend of $750/yr for full time Credentialed Veterinary Technicians
  • Generous hospital discounts for your personal pets
  • 401(k) with matching
  • Multiple, flexible health insurance options to fit your needs
  • HSA, FSA and dependent care FSA account options
  • Dental & Vision plans
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid time off
  • Employer-paid Short Term Disability insurance, Long Term Disability options
  • Paid basic Life insurance with supplemental life and AD&D options
  • Identity monitoring and protection
  • Legal counseling and services
  • Discounts on Skechers, Bobs and Snibbs shoes
  • Discounts on cellular phone plans through AT&T, Verizon and Sprint
  • Discounts on laptops, computers and appliances through Dell, HP and GE
  • Paid yearly NAVTA membership, Dove membership & state license renewal
  • Four sets of scrubs per year
  • Comprehensive online library of free CE, training & job support webinars through WOOF U, VCA's online training tool
  • Interested in becoming licensed? VCA has partnered with Penn Foster to provide discounts on a wide variety of educational offerings to all VCA associates, in addition to full paid scholarships for eligible associates.

Desired Qualifications:

Competitive LVT candidates should have a proven track record of providing exceptional patient care while being a true patient advocate. They should be comfortable with monitoring anesthesia, taking radiographs, venipuncture, effective patient monitoring and administering medications.

We look forward to receiving your application!

At VCA we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and strive to be a place where a mix of talented people want to come, stay and do their best work.

At VCA we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and want to be a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and do their best work.