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UC Davis Seeks Compassionate Technicians for Medical and Radiation Oncology positions

The ideal candidate will provide a high degree of technical support to the Oncology Service. Primary responsibilities will be assessment of patient status and communication of those findings to the clinician, administering prescribed chemotherapy or radiation treatments using proper safety protocols. Instructing veterinary students, interns and residents in paraveterinary techniques, radiation and chemotherapy safety and various other veterinary procedures.

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Please see the UC Davis recruiting site HERE to apply.

(Posted 1/7/2020)

Medical Oncology MSPCA-Angell Seeks Veterinary Technician

We are looking for an experienced veterinary technician with the technical know-how to become part of our innovative oncology department.  If you are looking for a position where the highest quality of veterinary medicine and exceptional patient care is practiced—look at MSPCA-Angell in Boston MA.

We are looking for applicants who have compassion, excellent communication skills and the empathy dealing with patients and clients. If you thrive in a collaborative environment and want to help make a positive impact in the lives of people and their pets….If you have the ability to listen to and communicate with our clients in a compassionate way ….if you are a service-minded professional who is energized by the highest quality of animal care and in the satisfaction of a job done right…… If that describes you, then we want you to join our Angell Oncology team!

We know that you’ve worked hard to become certified and we will give you the opportunity to use and expand your knowledge and experience. The skills our Oncology Vet Technicians excel at are phlebotomy, including chemo administration with knowledge and experience of all safety guidelines.  Our Oncology Technician is an important part of our Oncology service and participating in daily Rounds to review all medical oncology patient plans, developing strong bonds with patients and owners while using our safe closed system devices to deliver chemotherapy to our patients.

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Why MSPCA-Angell?

At Angell, we have a diverse case load and practice innovative medicine in a facility with state-of the –art equipment.  With 55 senior veterinarians, 17 interns, and 13 residents, you can see where we get our reputation as one of the finest veterinary teaching hospitals in North America.

Our busy oncology department will give you the ability to sharpen your skills, to stay abreast of all new techniques and to work with the most advanced equipment. You will be able to develop and build a close relationship with clients with good continuity of care for patients you treat.

We have long term career options that only the MSPCA-Angell can offer, such as tuition reimbursement, free on-site Continuing Education Classes (CEU), a generous stipend for CVT’s to attend national/international conferences, and leadership opportunities within our organization.  A generous full benefit package with a guarantee of a full 40 hour work week. We currently have a $2,000 sign on bonus for Certified Vet Technicians.

The MSPCA is one of the oldest and most respected humane organizations in the world.  Working in an environment that clearly delivers on its mission of advancing the health and welfare of animals can make this the fulfilling career that you’ve been looking for.

Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree from accredited Vet Technician program.
  • Applicants must be a Certified Veterinary Technician to be considered for this position.
  • Experience: Minimum 1 years’ experience as a certified veterinary technician.
  • Previous work experience in a fast-paced, multi-veterinarian hospital, emergency/referral practice or veterinary teaching hospital is preferred.

Note:  If you are a recent graduate of accredited Veterinary Technology program, with some oncology experience, please apply!

Interested candidates can email cstanton@mspca.org or they can submit an application at https://www.mspca.org/careers/

(Posted 12/16/2019)

TCC Trials & PCOP Programs Seeks Research Assistant

Job Summary

Provide assistance to the program director in all areas of the research activities of the Purdue Comparative Oncology Program (PCOP), as well as manage the PCOP resource office/case recruitment. Occasional hours required outside of 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Administratively supervises 1-4 bi-weekly non-exempt staff.

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Technology/Veterinary Nursing
  • One year of clinical research experience
  • Consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of related education and required experience (Associate’s degree and 5 years of clinical research experience)
  • Must be a registered veterinary technician (RVT) in the state of Indiana
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Cheerful positive attitude
  • Strong interest in cancer research
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)
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Additional Information:

  • Purdue will not sponsor employment authorization for this position
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Defined Contribution Waiting Period
  • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply

 

(Posted 10/23/2019)

Guardian Veterinary Specialists seeks Veterinary Oncology Nurse/Technician

Seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician/Nurse in Oncology.

  • Experience preferred but will train the right individual
  • Our weekly treatments with a caseload drawing from all over the United States include:
    • Chemotherapy administration
    • Electrogenetransfer/Immunotherapy
    • Electrochemotherapy
    • Photodynamic Therapy
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  • Must have at least 3 years of recent LVT, in-practice experience

Guardian Veterinary Specialists provides:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Uniform and CE allowance
  • 75% off pet discounts
  • Room for advancement

Our facility is located 55 minutes north of New York City.

Guardian Veterinary Specialists, 4 Hardscrabble Heights, Brewster New York, is a privately-owed, community-centric, 29K Square Foot Specialty and Emergency Center.  Please go to www.guardianveterinaryspecialists.com and see for yourself!

Please send you resume to: esanchez@guardianveterinaryspecialists.com

(Posted 10/04/2019)

Fetch Vets seeks Veterinary Oncology Nurse/Technician

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FETCH VETS is Hiring Veterinary Oncology Nurse/Technicians

Beautiful New Family Oriented Specialty and Emergency Hospital

Fetch Specialty & Cancer Veterinary Centers is looking for talented and caring individuals to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to become a part of the Fetch Vets family!

Come help us provide the most comprehensive array of cutting-edge treatment options available on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Our team of board-certified specialists works closely to provide the highest quality, comprehensive care to our patients.

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Our ideal candidate is able to:

  • Provide excellent client communications and education
  • Act as a liaison between clients, referring veterinarians, and co-workers
  • Provide a high level of patient care and maintain accurate computerized patient medical records
  • Exceptional venipuncture and IV catheter placement
  • Perform digital radiography
  • Perform anesthesia induction, monitoring, and recovery
  • Assist in clinical tests and procedures such as bone marrow biopsy, lymph node biopsy, and ultrasound
  • Running in house lab work and preparing/sending samples out
  • Prepare prescriptions and discharge instructions for clients
  • Preparation and administration of chemotherapy drugs
  • Perform mathematical equations to calculate medications and chemotherapy drugs
  • Assist in the training and mentoring of all assistants and junior technicians
  • Willingness to perform hospital cleanliness and maintain treatment stock as needed without prompting

Our mission is to be at the forefront of what veterinary medicine can provide to our four-legged family members and their owners.

You will also have the opportunity to work with veterinarians who practice advanced veterinary medicine in an area known for its warm weather, rich cultural history and beautiful coastal sunsets.

We support your health and wellness by encouraging your professional development. Our highly competitive compensation package includes:

  • Medical, dental and vision plans
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Uniform and CE allowance.
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Pet discounts
  • Room for growth!

IF VETERINARY ONCOLOGY IS YOUR PASSION, THEN FETCH VETS WANTS YOU TO JOIN OUR TEAM!

Qualifications include:

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a Oncology Technician
  • Minimum 2 years recent experience as a Veterinary Technician
  • LVT or CVT Preferred
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Advanced math and writing skills
  • Must be able to safely lift 30 lbs.

Please visit www.fetchvets.com to learn more about our center.
Interested candidates should send cover letters and resumes to:

Belinda Reynolds, LVT
Practice Manager
breynolds@fetchvets.com

(Posted 10/01/2019)

BluePearl (Levittown, PA) seeks Oncology Veterinary Technician 

**OFFERING A SIGNIFICANT SIGN-ON BONUS FOR A LIMITED TIME FOR CVTs!**

As an Oncology Veterinary Technician you will:

  • Monitor patient who is receiving a chemotherapy infusion under the supervision of veterinary technician level 3 or higher
  • Ability to set up appropriate materials for short and long chemotherapy administration
  • Ability to safely dispense and administer oral chemotherapy agents
  • Ability to safely dispense, reconstitute and administered SQ/IM chemotherapy agents
  • Knowledge of chemotherapy extravasation and what to do if it happens
  • Ability to check chemotherapy agent calculations and dosages
  • Ability to properly wrap and shave for an IV catheter for chemotherapy infusion
  • Discharge Oncology patients from the hospital, including basic client education.
  • Ability to admit Oncology patients and obtain through history including current medications and dosages, response to treatment and side effects, intensity and duration.
  • Apply critical thinking skills, understand and notify doctors appropriately when working with laboratory results
  • Understand pharmacodynamics & pharmacokinetics of commonly used medications
  • Able to place peripheral over-the-needle catheter in all peripheral vessels
  • Recognize abnormal heart and lung sounds
  • Accurately calculates all medical math including advanced and CRIs.
  • Recognizes patients at risk for arrest and initiates CPR according to R.E.C.O.V.E.R guidelines
  • Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia
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What can you expect from BluePearl?

BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high quality, groundbreaking healthcare.

We are seeking hospital support with the same philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with a family atmosphere.

How you can become successful at BluePearl?

At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and cross-training.

Your benefit options will include:

  • health benefits options
  • competitive compensation
  • flexible hours
  • scrub allowance
  • opportunity to bring your dog to work
  • additional training
  • unlimited growth potential

Please apply following the link below:

https://marsvethealth.taleo.net/careersection/bluepearl_ex_non-dvm/jobdetail.ftl?job=150005M6&lang=en&sns_id=google

(Posted 9/16/2019)

BluePearl (Daly City, CA) seeks Registered Veterinary Technician (Oncology) 

BluePearl Pet Hospital in Daly City, CA is seeking a knowledgeable and skilled Oncology Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join their amazing team! As a Veterinary Technician at BluePearl you have the opportunity to fully utilize your technical skills while continuing to develop and grow in a fast paced environment.

  • Are you looking for a way to advance your career as a Veterinary Technician?
  • Do you have excellent venipuncture skills and attention to detail?
  • Are you committed to providing remarkable care for pets?

If you answered “yes” to these questions, we want to hear from you!

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We are looking for a registered veterinary technician who has a genuine interest in oncology and has previous veterinary experience – oncology experience is preferred but not required. As an Oncology Veterinary Technician at BluePearl, you must be proficient in calculations (drugs, constant rate infusions, unit conversions, etc.) and proficient at drawing blood from jugular vein and placing IV catheters.

Your success is our success!

At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and cross-training.

Additional Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible hours
  • Scrub allowance
  • Additional training
  • Unlimited growth potential

BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity.  We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Interested candidates can email alysha.mitton@bluepearlvetcom or they can submit an application at bluepearljobs.com

(Posted 9/12/2019)

VCA Animal Specialty Group seeks Oncology Technician 

VCA Animal Specialty Group, located in San Diego, CA, is currently seeking a full-time Veterinary Technician to join its growing oncology team.  Our state of the art facilities were completed in October 2016 and are a fully functioning multi-specialty and emergency hospital, established in the suburbs of sunny San Diego.