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Licensed Veterinary Technician

VCA Animal Hospitals

This is a Full-time position in Anchorage, AK posted June 16, 2021.

VCA Bering Sea Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time, licensed or experienced Veterinary Technician to join our practice. At VCA Bering Sea, we value teamwork and operate on mutual respect for our co-workers and clients. It is of extreme value that our team members can rely on each other in a high-stress environment. Our doctors and skilled staff enjoy teaching and mentoring and create an environment where personal and professional growth are prioritized. From “sticker charts” to official development trainings, everyone is worth investing in. Being of the mindset that we are all in this for our genuine love of pets is critical.

Because of our team-oriented approach, we value humor (usually dry), encouragement, and comradery. We keep our candy jar stocked, our fridge full of refreshing drinks, and our Nerf guns loaded. Staff are not just appreciated one week of the year, but consistently.

Anchorage, AK is Alaska’s largest city with much to offer. There are hundreds of trails to ski, bike, and hike. We are a breathtaking 3-hour drive from the Kenai Peninsula, home of world renown salmon fishing. Anchorage offers the perks of urban life such as restaurants, art, live music, and museums alongside unique outdoor adventures, surreal views, and wildlife.

At VCA, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be! We have a unique culture in our hospital that values each person’s individual skill and personality. There’s something special about you and we are excited to learn more! We have a commitment to animal care and want to share that with you. Full-time and Part-time positions available.

Why Join The VCA Family?

· Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community

· Leadership opportunities

· Career development programs

· Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

· Tuition support and sponsorships

· Continuing Education Allowance

· Veterinary Technician license reimbursement

· Free wellness subscriptions (Head Space)

· Referral bonuses

· Competitive wage

· Medical, dental & vision insurance

· Life, long and short term disability insurance

· Paid parental leave

· Paid vacation and sick time

· 401(k)

· Full-time and Part-time positions available

· VCA follows all CDC recommendations for associate safety

Why We Want You!

As a member of the VCA team, your mission will be to win the confidence of every pet parent—by delivering an outstanding client experience—so we can provide exceptional care to every patient. You’ve worked hard for your credentials (CVT, RVT, LVT) and we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to:

· Dentistry

· Catheter placement

· Radiology

· Anesthesia monitoring

· Physical examinations and patient assessment

· Surgical preparation and assisting

· Laboratory work

· Pharmacy

· Patient Recovery

· Compassionate care for our hospitalized animals.

Ready to grow with a collaborative and supportive Team? Apply now! We look forward to getting to know you!

Please send resume to Rachelle.Turner@vca.com or apply directly through our website at www.vcacareers.com