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University of Florida Seeks Medical Oncology Technicians

  • Job Description: Sprawling over 100,000 square feet, the AAHA Accredited UF Small Animal Hospital houses 15 specialty services and attends to almost 43,000 patients yearly through all services. Technicians should be motivated individuals who possess the drive to succeed in a busy hospital and have an interest in working in an educational environment. The Small Animal Hospital is a proud advocate of those wanting to continue to grow personally and professionally in the veterinary field and even those considering a technician specialty. Currently we are seeking a technician for our Medical Oncology
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  • The Oncology Service sees about 4,500 patients annually offering a state of the art level of care through medical intervention, radiation therapy, and surgical expertise. Highlights of this service include personalized chemotherapy and melanoma vaccine protocols, advanced radiation therapy treatments with our linear accelerator, and surgical options such as tumorectomies and venous access port (VAP) placements. In collaboration the three sub-specialties are able to work together and offer a tailored therapy plan to our patients suffering from a cancer diagnosis.Technicians assist with receiving patients for evaluations and rechecks, perform nursing care and specialized treatments or procedures relative to their field, provide client and referring veterinarian communication, teach veterinary students, and overall assist the clinicians, residents, and interns in providing exceptional care to their patients.
    • Benefits: The University of Florida Small Animal Hospital offers competitive benefit packages which may include:
      • Paid Leave
      • Paid Holidays
      • Shift and On-Call Differentials
      • Health Insurance
      • Dental and Vision Plans
      • Supplemental Health Plans
      • Retirement Programs

    Along with additional perks!

    For specific questions, please send inquires to vm-recruiter@vetmed.ufl.edu

(Posted 8/4/2020)

Upstate Veterinary Specialists is seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician

Upstate Veterinary Specialties, PLLC is a growing, privately-owned specialty and emergency practice located in upstate New York. As a privately owned hospital, the practice owners are active clinicians who take a team approach to manage the hospital. They make themselves accessible to the staff and are dedicated to making UVS the ideal veterinary practice for employees.

Our leadership, administration teams, doctors, and medical staff all work together in a collaborative environment to achieve our mission – helping pets live longer, happier lives through expert medical care and compassionate client service. We are a large team of dedicated professionals and take pride in being a leader in comprehensive specialty and emergency healthcare for pets.

Due to our increasing caseload, we are seeking a second License Veterinary Technician to join our existing Oncology team. Our ideal candidate will embrace our culture and display empathy, kindness, and patience in all aspects of their work. Candidates must be a Licensed Veterinary Technician in New York state.

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In late 2020, UVS will be expanding our hospital, adding another 15,000 square feet to our current, custom-built, 23,000 square foot facility. The new addition to our facility has a dedicated, spacious oncology workspace designed to meet all of USP 800 regulations specific to chemotherapy preparation, administration, and safety. Our hospital also includes digital x-ray, 64-slice CT, MRI, multi-parameter telemetry, endoscopy suite, multiple surgical suites, full diagnostic laboratory, in-house pharmacy, and blood bank.

Our technicians are highly trained and have access to our state-of-the-art equipment. They enjoy a compassionate, exciting, and fast-paced work environment.
For a look at our state-of-the-art facility, visit our website and take our virtual tour! https://www.uvsonline.com/see-our-virtual-tour/

If you are looking for a lively and energetic region that balances its historic roots with a vibrant metropolitan area, look no further! UVS is located in Latham, NY, which is considered part of upstate New York’s ‘Tri-City’ area. Upstate NY offers each of the four changing seasons bringing different scenery and events that offer cultural enrichment and more! The growing area is centrally located between the mountains of the Adirondacks, Berkshires, and Catskills and the popular cities of Boston, Montreal and New York.

The area’s attractions include the Empire State Plaza, Saratoga Race Track and Performing Arts Center, Lake George, Thatcher Park, The New York State Museum, and more. In Albany, there is something for everyone, with a variety of restaurants, bars, and entertainment, Albany is a great place to work and play. The area provides a thriving business community and exceptional educational institutes with urban, suburban, and rural living that is sure to fulfill your lifestyle. To learn more about our amazing city visit www.albany.org/visitors-guide/

We work hard to be worthy of the trust of our referral network and community. Our clients see and know our compassion for our work, themselves, and their pets.

We value our employees and treat them like family. We encourage our employees to pursue a healthy balance between work and life and offer multiple incentives that speak to our philosophy.
UVS offers a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes:
• Paid medical, dental and long-term disability
• 401(k) with matching contribution
• Generous PTO
• Substantial CE allowance and time away
• Paid professional licensing and dues
• Employee pet insurance stipend
• Full time (4-day work week)

To Learn More, visit www.uvsonline.com/careers
Please send your letter of interest and resume to hr@uvsonline.com

(Posted 7/6/2020)

VCA Animal Hospitals in Clackamas seeks Credentialed Vet Tech-Oncology

VCA Northwest Veterinary Specialists is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our growing Oncology Department (Medical and Radiation) at our well established, multi-specialty veterinary practice in Clackamas, Oregon.

Our state of the art facility was constructed in 1999 and is a fully functioning, multi-specialty hospital in Clackamas, Oregon just outside of Portland. As a member of the Oncology team and the team of NWVS, you will serve as a mentor for our veterinary support staff, plus be required to educate clients and perform treatments on our veterinary patients.

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Qualifications:
• Current CVT license in the state of Oregon or the immediate ability to transfer into state.
• Excellent venipuncture
• The ability to multitask, handle stressful and emotional situations.
• Understanding and ability to utilize medical terminology and familiarity with veterinary pharmacology.
• Must be able to work well independently as well as part of a team
• Must be a highly motivated, enthusiastic, with a professional and positive attitude.
• Enjoys mentoring and training others.
• Flexibility with work schedule.
• Knowledge of chemotherapeutics
• Client Service driven

At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. You will enjoy exposure to a diverse and stimulating caseload, employ the most advanced imaging and monitoring tools, and tap into the expertise of more than 3,000 doctors, including 360+ boarded specialists.

You will sharpen your skills—and even learn some new techniques—and explore career options that only VCA can offer, such as continuing education, transfer, specialization, and leadership opportunities.

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision and paid vacation (for F/T employees only), 401(k), generous personal pet care discounts and more!

Apply today! We look forward to hearing from you soon.

If interested in this opportunity, please apply online at https://www.vcacareers.com/ShowJob/JobId/446445/CVTOncology.

You will be taken to the job description on VCAcareers.com, where you can learn more and apply online.

(Posted 6/18/2020)

Puget Sound Veterinary Specialists seeks Technician

Puget Sound Veterinary Specialists seeks humble and compassionate technician.  Up to $7000 bonus in 1 year.

Join the movement to improve the lives of veterinary healthcare workers!  PSVS was founded to offer people a place of employment where the support staff is as valued as the doctors. All employees at PSVS are treated with respect regardless of title or position. In addition, our staff social worker can help you remember why you joined the veterinary profession. We at PSVS want to help you re-discover your professional purpose and we promise it’s not to generate revenue.

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We are currently looking for a skilled licensed technician with at least 1 year of specialty or emergency experience to work in our oncology department.  Proficiency in catheter placement and attention to detail is a must.  Experience in oncology is preferred but not required.  A desire to learn about veterinary oncology and a pleasant attitude is also a must.  If you wish to receive specialist level certification we will encourage and financially support that goal.

Puget Sound Veterinary Specialists is located in Port Orchard, Washington.  The South Puget Sound area is a beautiful place to live, work and raise a family.  If you enjoy any outdoor activities, you will love this area.

We are offering a $1000 bonus after 90 days of employment to any VTS.  We are offering a $5000 bonus to VTS (Oncology) after 90 days of employment and an addition $2000 after 12 months.  Hourly wage will range between $26 – $30 per hour depending on experience and certification level.  If you wish to obtain your VTS we will financially support that goal, give you a $1000 bonus when you are invited to sit for the exam and a $5000 bonus when you pass your exam.  Additional benefits include bonuses based on hospital performance, health, dental, vision, life insurance, STD/LTD, 401K with company matching, paid vacation, uniforms, continuing education, bridge toll and discounted veterinary services.

For more information or to apply, please email and cover letter and resume to Dr. Vanessa Rizzo at vrizzo@psvs.vet.

(Posted 5/18/2020)