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Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Feed, water, and examine pets and other nonfarm animals for signs of illness, disease, or injury in laboratories and animal hospitals and clinics.

Salary Breakdown

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Average

$26,410

ANNUAL

$12.7

HOURLY

Entry Level

$21,710

ANNUAL

$10.44

HOURLY

Mid Level

$25,840

ANNUAL

$12.43

HOURLY

Expert Level

$29,970

ANNUAL

$14.41

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

15

Current Available Jobs

1,050

Projected job openings through 2024


Sample Career Roadmap

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Degree Recommendations


Top Expected Tasks

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Biology

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

Sales and Marketing

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Monitoring

SKILL

Service Orientation

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Speaking

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

ABILITY

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Job Opportunities

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

  • Medical Technologist - FT - Days
    LifePoint Health    Lake Havasu City, AZ 86405
     Posted about 5 hours    

    Performs diagnostic testing on patient samples to aid physicians in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of various disease states.

    Analyzes test results for accuracy, acceptability, and critical limits, and reports/documents results per organizational standards.

    Determines normal and abnormal components of body fluids by conducting chemical analyses of blood, urine, spinal fluids, and stool.

    Analyzes blood cells by counting and identifying cells, using microscopic techniques and procedures.

    Prepares blood, plasma, and platelets for transfusions by conducting blood group, type, and compatibility tests.

    Ensures operation of analyzers and other laboratory equipment by calibrating; completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.

    Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

    Maintains inter- and intradepartmental work flow by fostering a spirit of cooperation, excellent communication skills and teamwork amongst hospital departments.

    Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control and hazardous waste policies and protocols; following patient identification procedures.
    Performs diagnostic testing on patient samples to aid physicians in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of various disease states.

    *_Minimum Education Required:_
    *
    Bachelor 's degree in Medical Technology or related scientific field of study required.

    *_Certifications Required:_*
    Certification by ASCP, HEW, or AMT

    *_Required Skills_*
    Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

    **Job:** **Laboratory*

    **Organization:** **Havasu Regional Medical Center*

    **Title:** *Medical Technologist - FT - Days*

    **Location:** *Arizona-Lake Havasu City*

    **Requisition ID:** *7430-5066*


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Veterinary Technician
    Banfield Pet Hospital    Glendale, AZ 85304
     Posted about 7 hours    

    **Veterinary Technician**

    Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care.

    As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your veterinary knowledge, communication skills, and love for pets, this role will afford you the opportunity to define a clear career path for continued growth and learning.

    **Responsibilities:**

    + Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients.

    + With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow.

    + Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state's Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians.

    + Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on Optimum Wellness Plan® at https://www.banfield.com/pet-healthcare/optimum-wellness-plans options, medications, and additional treatments.

    + Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfield’s database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research at http://stateofpethealth.com/ .

    + Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts.

    + Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs.

    + Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.

    **Requirements:**

    Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT)

    **Commitment beyond qualifications**

    Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials. It means bringing your talents, skills, dedication, and a desire for developing alongside your peers. But, most importantly, it means showing up each day with a passion for pets and working with others who believe preventive care is the key to helping pets achieve long and healthy lives.

    As we do with all our associates, we look to our vet techs to adopt our Five Principles at http://www.banfield.com/about-us — Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. And, while your on-paper qualifications are of course important, we actively seek out vet techs who thrive on delivering outstanding client and pet experiences.

    **Your** **wellbeing** **matters.**

    We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At Banfield, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Through our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clients

    As a Banfield vet tech, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through:

    + Competitive salary with paid time off

    + Medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents

    + Automatic enrollment in 401(k) Savings Plan after 60 days of employment

    + Health Savings Account with annual practice-paid funding of $750 to supplement health care expenses

    + Automatic enrollment in 100% practice paid short- and long-term disability after 60 days of employment – includes maternity leave

    + Optimum Wellness Plans (OWPs) for up to three pets

    + A variety of discounts including Mars, PetSmart, Royal Canin, fitness, cellular, and so much more

    **Potential as Big as Your Passion**

    Whether you are a newly certified or an experienced vet tech, a job at Banfield opens the door to exploring the next best move in your career. We are committed to helping you grow as a vet tech by providing:

    + Performance Development Plans (PDP) designed to help you define and achieve your career goals

    + Practice-paid continuing education opportunities along with the opportunity to attend partner conferences

    + Free membership to NAVTA, practice-paid subscription to VetFolio, and a 50% discount for VetGirl

    + Opportunities to lend your skills to the local communities where you live and serve at https://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-communities

    + Ability to grow into leadership roles at the field and practice level

    **Support that helps you thrive**

    We’ve created a structure that includes leadership and support at the hospital level, in the field, and at our headquarters, all with one goal in mind: helping you deliver quality care for all pets.

    **Commitment** **to** **community** **wellness**

    Through volunteering efforts, and our programs designed to benefit local shelters and rescues, we strengthen the pet-human connections in our communities. Discover how we support the wellbeing at https://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-communities of our people and profession through the Mars Volunteer Program at http://www.mars.com/global/careers/work-at-mars/make-a-difference/volunteer-program (MVP).

    **So, what are you waiting for?**

    Make your move and apply today!

    Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Banfield Pet Hospital follows all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.

    **Job:** _Vet Technician_

    **Title:** _Veterinary Technician_

    **Location:** _Arizona-Glendale-000157 Glendale Az_

    **Requisition ID:** _00000IMX_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Veterinary Technician - 001196
    Banfield Pet Hospital    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted about 7 hours    

    Veterinary Technician

    Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care.

    As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your veterinary knowledge, communication skills, and love for pets, this role will afford you the opportunity to define a clear career path for continued growth and learning.

    Responsibilities:

    + Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients.

    + With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow.

    + Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state's Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians.

    + Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on Optimum Wellness Plan® at https://www.banfield.com/pet-healthcare/optimum-wellness-plans options, medications, and additional treatments.

    + Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfield’s database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research at http://stateofpethealth.com/ .

    + Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts.

    + Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs.

    + Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.

    Requirements:

    Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT)

    Commitment beyond qualifications

    Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials. It means bringing your talents, skills, dedication, and a desire for developing alongside your peers. But, most importantly, it means showing up each day with a passion for pets and working with others who believe preventive care is the key to helping pets achieve long and healthy lives.

    As we do with all our associates, we look to our vet techs to adopt our Five Principles at http://www.banfield.com/about-us — Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. And, while your on-paper qualifications are of course important, we actively seek out vet techs who thrive on delivering outstanding client and pet experiences.

    Your wellbeing matters.

    We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At Banfield, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Through our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clients

    As a Banfield vet tech, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through:

    + Competitive salary with paid time off

    + Medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents

    + Automatic enrollment in 401(k) Savings Plan after 60 days of employment

    + Health Savings Account with annual practice-paid funding of $750 to supplement health care expenses

    + Automatic enrollment in 100% practice paid short- and long-term disability after 60 days of employment – includes maternity leave

    + Optimum Wellness Plans (OWPs) for up to three pets

    + A variety of discounts including Mars, PetSmart, Royal Canin, fitness, cellular, and so much more

    Potential as Big as Your Passion

    Whether you are a newly certified or an experienced vet tech, a job at Banfield opens the door to exploring the next best move in your career. We are committed to helping you grow as a vet tech by providing:

    + Performance Development Plans (PDP) designed to help you define and achieve your career goals

    + Practice-paid continuing education opportunities along with the opportunity to attend partner conferences

    + Free membership to NAVTA, practice-paid subscription to VetFolio, and a 50% discount for VetGirl

    + Opportunities to lend your skills to the local communities where you live and serve at https://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-communities

    + Ability to grow into leadership roles at the field and practice level

    Support that helps you thrive

    We’ve created a structure that includes leadership and support at the hospital level, in the field, and at our headquarters, all with one goal in mind: helping you deliver quality care for all pets.

    Commitment to community wellness

    Through volunteering efforts, and our programs designed to benefit local shelters and rescues, we strengthen the pet-human connections in our communities. Discover how we support the wellbeing at https://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-communities of our people and profession through the Mars Volunteer Program at http://www.mars.com/global/careers/work-at-mars/make-a-difference/volunteer-program (MVP).

    So, what are you waiting for?

    Make your move and apply today!

    Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Banfield Pet Hospital follows all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.

    **Job:** _Vet Technician_

    **Title:** _Veterinary Technician - 001196_

    **Location:** _Arizona-Tucson-001196 Tucson Az_

    **Requisition ID:** _00100B7K_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Veterinary Technician - 001269
    Banfield Pet Hospital    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 7 hours    

    **Veterinary Technician**

    Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care.

    As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your veterinary knowledge, communication skills, and love for pets, this role will afford you the opportunity to define a clear career path for continued growth and learning.

    **Responsibilities:**

    + Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients.

    + With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow.

    + Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state's Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians.

    + Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on Optimum Wellness Plan® at https://www.banfield.com/pet-healthcare/optimum-wellness-plans options, medications, and additional treatments.

    + Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfield’s database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research at http://stateofpethealth.com/ .

    + Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts.

    + Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs.

    + Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.

    **Requirements:**

    Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT)

    **Commitment beyond qualifications**

    Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials. It means bringing your talents, skills, dedication, and a desire for developing alongside your peers. But, most importantly, it means showing up each day with a passion for pets and working with others who believe preventive care is the key to helping pets achieve long and healthy lives.

    As we do with all our associates, we look to our vet techs to adopt our Five Principles at http://www.banfield.com/about-us — Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. And, while your on-paper qualifications are of course important, we actively seek out vet techs who thrive on delivering outstanding client and pet experiences.

    **Your** **wellbeing** **matters.**

    We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At Banfield, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Through our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clients

    As a Banfield vet tech, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through:

    + Competitive salary with paid time off

    + Medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents

    + Automatic enrollment in 401(k) Savings Plan after 60 days of employment

    + Health Savings Account with annual practice-paid funding of $750 to supplement health care expenses

    + Automatic enrollment in 100% practice paid short- and long-term disability after 60 days of employment – includes maternity leave

    + Optimum Wellness Plans (OWPs) for up to three pets

    + A variety of discounts including Mars, PetSmart, Royal Canin, fitness, cellular, and so much more

    **Potential as Big as Your Passion**

    Whether you are a newly certified or an experienced vet tech, a job at Banfield opens the door to exploring the next best move in your career. We are committed to helping you grow as a vet tech by providing:

    + Performance Development Plans (PDP) designed to help you define and achieve your career goals

    + Practice-paid continuing education opportunities along with the opportunity to attend partner conferences

    + Free membership to NAVTA, practice-paid subscription to VetFolio, and a 50% discount for VetGirl

    + Opportunities to lend your skills to the local communities where you live and serve at https://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-communities

    + Ability to grow into leadership roles at the field and practice level

    **Support that helps you thrive**

    We’ve created a structure that includes leadership and support at the hospital level, in the field, and at our headquarters, all with one goal in mind: helping you deliver quality care for all pets.

    **Commitment** **to** **community** **wellness**

    Through volunteering efforts, and our programs designed to benefit local shelters and rescues, we strengthen the pet-human connections in our communities. Discover how we support the wellbeing at https://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-communities of our people and profession through the Mars Volunteer Program at http://www.mars.com/global/careers/work-at-mars/make-a-difference/volunteer-program (MVP).

    **So, what are you waiting for?**

    Make your move and apply today!

    Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Banfield Pet Hospital follows all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.

    **Job:** _Vet Technician_

    **Title:** _Veterinary Technician - 001269_

    **Location:** _Arizona-Phoenix-001269 Phoenix Az_

    **Requisition ID:** _00100CS5_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Veterinary Assistant - 001269
    Banfield Pet Hospital    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 7 hours    

    **Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital**

    For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant. While working closely with other pet health care professionals at Banfield, you’ll have the chance to advocate for pets and educate clients on all aspects of pet health. In addition, if your goal is to advance in your career, you’ll have access to a variety of learning and development opportunities along the way.

    **Job Description Summary:** The Veterinary Assistant is a key member of the hospital team who supports and assists the veterinarians and veterinary technicians, ensuring the safety of pets, clients and other associates, and the continuity of quality veterinary care.

    **Preferred Education/Licenses:** Certificate of completion from a NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant program or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

    **Preferred Experience:** Must be able to perform all required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice.

    **A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant**

    The Vet Assistant provides professional, efficient and exceptional service at all times, making sure that clients and pets are comfortable in the hospital. You will use your technical skills on a daily basis, within state practice acts and as outlined in the NAVTA guidelines for veterinary assistant skills and duties. Other responsibilities include:

    + Helping maintain the flow of patients

    + Communicating with the veterinarian and vet techs

    + Carrying out or setting up procedures that do not require veterinarian or vet tech assistance

    + Adhering to hospital standards that keep pets safe, and the treatment areas, exam rooms and labs clean and organized

    + Educating clients about our Optimum Wellness Plans® and the importance of preventive care

    + Mentoring other members of the hospital team

    **Commitment Beyond Qualifications**

    Every associate including the Vet Assistant has an important contribution to make to the veterinary team. We’re looking for Vet Assistants who are dedicated to their work, have a positive attitude and use our Five Principles at http://www.banfield.com/about-us/ -- Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom – as their guide. In addition, our Vet Assistants are:

    + Action Oriented

    + Customer Focused

    + Good Listeners

    + Effective Communicators

    **Caring for Those Who Care: Benefits for a Banfield Veterinary Assistant**

    When it comes to benefits, we support your personal wellness and professional development. We offer a wide range of perks and programs that help you take care of yourself and your family—including your pets.

    **Personal Health, Savings, and Wellness Benefits**

    Every team member needs to be appreciated. All Vet Assistants receive a generous benefits package including 401(k) participation, paid time off and Optimum Wellness Plans for your pets. In addition, medical, vision, dental, life and disability insurance is offered to associates based on eligibility.

    **Potential as Big as Your Passion**

    Whether you’re a new Vet Assistant, have been working for years or are changing careers, we’ll support your professional growth with:

    + Performance development plans designed to help you reach your established careers goals

    + Relevant learning opportunities

    + Networking events

    + Ways to offer your skills to your community at http://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-communities

    **A Support Structure That Helps You Thrive**

    We’ve created a one-of-a-kind leadership structure throughout our practice that includes support from our Corporate headquarters, the field and hospital level. Together we are a team, making a real impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities and the field of veterinary medicine.

    **Start your Banfield Career as a Veterinary Assistant**

    Learn more about the impact you can make as part of a Banfield hospital team and see how we support the wellness of our people and profession at http://www.banfield.com/about-us/community/wellness-our-people .

    View the full job description at http:// https://p.widencdn.net/q2tcut or if you’re ready to make your move, apply today!

    Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Banfield Pet Hospital complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.

    **Job:** _Hospital Support_

    **Title:** _Veterinary Assistant - 001269_

    **Location:** _Arizona-Phoenix-001269 Phoenix Az_

    **Requisition ID:** _00100LNG_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Veterinary Technician - 000147
    Banfield Pet Hospital    Scottsdale, AZ 85271
     Posted 1 day    

    Description: Veterinary TechnicianBanfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care.As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your veterinary knowledge, communication skills, and love for pets, this role will afford you the opportunity to define a clear career path for continued growth and learning.Responsibilities:Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients.With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow.Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state's Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians.Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on Optimum Wellness Plan® options, medications, and additional treatments.Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfieldâs database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research.Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts.Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs.Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.Requirements:Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT)

    Qualification:Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials. It means bringing your talents, skills, dedication, and a desire for developing alongside your peers. But, most importantly, it means showing up each day with a passion for pets and working with others who believe preventive care is the key to helping pets achieve long and healthy lives.As we do with all our associates, we look to our vet techs to adopt our Five Principles â Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. And, while your on-paper qualifications are of course important, we actively seek out vet techs who thrive on delivering outstanding client and pet experiences.Your wellbeing matters.We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At Banfield, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Through our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clientsAs a Banfield vet tech, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through:Competitive salary with paid time offMedical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependentsAutomatic enrollment in 401(k) Savings Plan after 60 days of employmentHealth Savings Account with annual practice-paid funding of $750 to supplement health care expensesAutomatic enrollment in 100% practice paid short- and long-term disability after 60 days of employment â includes maternity leaveOptimum Wellness Plans (OWPs) for up to three petsA variety of discounts including Mars, PetSmart, Royal Canin, fitness, cellular, and so much more Potential as Big as Your PassionWhether you are a newly certified or an experienced vet tech, a job at Banfield opens the door to exploring the next best move in your career. We are committed to helping you grow as a vet tech by providing:Performance Development Plans (PDP) designed to help you define and achieve your career goalsPractice-paid continuing education opportunities along with the opportunity to attend partner conferences Free membership to NAVTA, practice-paid subscription to VetFolio, and a 50% discount for VetGirlOpportunities to lend your skills to the local communities where you live and serveAbility to grow into leadership roles at the field and practice level Support that helps you thriveWeâve created a structure that includes leadership and support at the hospital level, in the field, and at our headquarters, all with one goal in mind: helping you deliver quality care for all pets.Commitment to community wellnessThrough volunteering efforts, and our programs designed to benefit local shelters and rescues, we strengthen the pet-human connections in our communities. Discover how we support the wellbeing of our people and profession through the Mars Volunteer Program (MVP).So, what are you waiting for?Make your move and apply today!Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Banfield Pet Hospital follows all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Traveling MT - Medical Technologist - Med Tech
    Focus Staff    Safford, AZ 85546
     Posted 1 day    

    $1768.23 - $2151.70


    * We currently have a client in Safford, AZ looking for a Medical Technologist (Traveling Medical Technologist)

    Focus Staff is seeking a traveling Certified Medical Technologist, who is responsible for the prompt, efficient, and accurate validation and reporting of laboratory test results. Our Medical Technologist performs routine chemical, microbiologic, immunologic, hematologic, molecular, and/or immunohematology laboratory procedures. The Medical Technologist interprets, communicates and records test results.

    Contract Assignment- 13 Weeks (Temporary)
    Shift:{Shift}

    Rewards: (Medical Technologist)


    * Pay depends on location and experience.
    * Health Insurance Coverage
    * 401K matching
    * New licensing reimbursement
    * Job staffing in all 50 states
    * We are offering a very competitive package to the right licensed Certified Dosimetrist

    Candidates need to possess phenomenal efficiency and attention to detail with a strong knowledge of procedures and patient safety. Being Compassionate and sensitive is a prerequisite for the profession. The ideal Candidates goes a step further by being a critical thinker and fast to act with emergencies.

    Requirements:


    * Motivated candidates who are looking for career growth
    * AHA Current Basic Life Support certification for Health Care Providers
    * Excellent communication skills with the staff, physicians, patients, and families

    Work Experience: At least 2 years of experience as a Medical Technologist (Certified Medical Technologist)

    If you are seeking a position as a Medical Technologist and would like to work with an agency that will listen to your needs and career goals, then Focus Staff is the right place to be. We are proud of our ability to build relationships with all our healthcare professionals, whether you are seeking Travel assignments, PRN work or Permanent Placed positions.

    Responsibilities:


    * Collect specimens from lab or directly from patient
    * Prepare and test specimens, including blood, urine, tissue, and/or other bodily fluids
    * Perform hands-on tasks in drawing blood, including preparing and sterilizing the area, applying pressure, and dressing when complete
    * Monitor vital signs when working directly with patients
    * Analyze and report specimen test results
    * Process, record, and analyze tested data as necessary
    * Enter information into medical databases
    * Work under the supervision of and report to the medical technologist
    * Look for and identify any cell abnormalities using cell dying processes
    * Work with a pathologist to determine correct diagnosis if If cell abnormalities are found
    * Prepare tissue samples for examination by cutting, mounting, staining, etc.
    * Ensure accuracy of tested data results by using appropriate methods of analysis.
    * Wear and ensure proper fit of wearable safety gear (eye protection, clothing, gloves, mask etc.)
    * Maintain a clean work space and sterilize equipment as necessary
    * Adhere to medical safety protocol, including keeping a sterile environment and executing proper hazardous waste disposal
    * Use diagnostic machinery and complex lab equipment as needed

    Job Type: Contract/Temporary/Travel
    Location: Safford, AZ

    If You have a Passion for Medical Technology, Apply Today and a Recruiter will guide you through the Process.
    Join our VIP team of Traveling Professionals!

    Traveling Medical Technologist, Medical Technologist, Part-Time, Contract, Travel, Temporary, 13 Weeks, Temp. Tier6
    * Not Available.
    * Requirements:


    * Motivated candidates who are looking for career growth
    * AHA Current Basic Life Support certification for Health Care Providers
    * Excellent communication skills with the staff, physicians, patients, and families
    * We currently have a client looking for a Certified Nurse Assistant!

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    * We work best with explorers...

    Who hate the recruiting hard sell.
    Who have a little rebel in them.
    Who want more from life than a paycheck.
    Who crave honesty and an authentic experience.
    Who want to do this, but don't want to go it alone.

    We are JCAHO Accredited and our beliefs are vital to our success in a competitive business.

    In addition to our commitment to seek excellence, we also offer some great benefits:


    * Competitive Wages
    * Industry Leading Health Insurance Coverage: medical and dental (PPO Plans)
    * 401k Retirement Savings Plan
    * Continuing Education Reimbursement
    * Worker's Comp and Medical Malpractice Insurances
    * New License Reimbursement
    * Direct Deposit
    * Travel Assignment Housing Stipend, or Furnished Housing
    * Meals & Entertainment allowance for travelers
    * Rental car or car allowance for travelers

    REFERRALS: Generous referral bonus program
    * Job ID: 535782

    *
    * We currently have a client in Safford, AZ looking for a Radiation Therapist!

    Focus Staff is seeking a traveling RT who is highly motivated and energetic.

    Contract Assignment- 13 Weeks (Temporary)
    Shift: {Shift}

    Rewards: (Radiation Therapist Benefits)


    * Pay depends on location and experience.
    * Health Insurance Coverage
    * 401K matching
    * New licensing reimbursement
    * Job staffing in all 50 states

    Candidates must be willing to support a friendly, positive and professional environment. Candidates need to possess phenomenal efficiency and attention to detail with a strong knowledge of procedures and patient safety. Being Compassionate and sensitive is a prerequisite for the profession. The ideal Candidates goes a step further by being a critical thinker and fast to act with emergencies.

    Requirements:


    * ARRT Preferred
    * Basic Life Support
    * Current State License
    * 1-2 years experience is required
    * To provide radiation therapy treatment to patients prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist for the treatment of cancer patients, must be Radiation Therapy certified (RRT).
    * Experience on various Radiation Therapy equipment including Varian, GE, TOMO, etc. required. (2009) while expediting out of hospital transfers Requirements:
    * Current CPR/BCLS for Healthcare Providers
    * Current ACLS or obtain within 3 months of hire
    * Minimum of two-year experience in an acute care hospital within the last three years required.

    Work Experience: At least 2 years of experience

    If you are seeking a RT position and would like to work with an agency that will listen to your needs and career goals, then Focus Staff is the right place to be. We are proud of our ability to build relationships with all our healthcare professionals, whether you are seeking Travel assignments, PRN work or Permanent Placed positions.

    Responsibilities:


    * A Radiation Therapist provides radiation oncology treatments, radiation oncology treatment preparation, including simulation, medical intake, treatment planning preparation and quality assurance activities.
    * Communicates with block cutter the need for blocks.
    * Facilitates department objectives.
    * Provides patient care services.
    * Ensures all technical fees for patents are coded and billed daily.
    * Maintains daily schedule of on treatment patients.
    * Works with radiation oncologist on simulation treatment schedule and performs simulations.
    * Ensures daily technical fee billing is done daily.
    * Delivers radiation treatments per radiation oncologist orders.
    * Documents treatment plans and works with physician on plan of care.

    Job Type: Contract/Temporary/Travel
    Location: Safford, AZ

    If You have a Passion for Interventional Radiology, Apply Today and a Recruiter will guide you through the Process!
    Join our VIP team of Traveling Professionals!

    Nurse, Part-Time, Contract, Travel, Temporary, 13 Weeks, Temp. Tier8
    * Not Available.
    * Requirements:


    * ARRT Preferred
    * Basic Life Support
    * Current State License
    * 1-2 years experience is required
    * To provide radiation therapy treatment to patients prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist for the trea

    * We currently have a client looking for a Certified Nurse Assistant!

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    * We work best with explorers...

    Who hate the recruiting hard sell.
    Who have a little rebel in them.
    Who want more from life than a paycheck.
    Who crave honesty and an authentic experience.
    Who want to do this, but don't want to go it alone.

    We are JCAHO Accredited and our beliefs are vital to our success in a competitive business.

    In addition to our commitment to seek excellence, we also offer some great benefits:


    * Competitive Wages
    * Industry Leading Health Insurance Coverage: medical and dental (PPO Plans)
    * 401k Retirement Savings Plan
    * Continuing Education Reimbursement
    * Worker's Comp and Medical Malpractice Insurances
    * New License Reimbursement
    * Direct Deposit
    * Travel Assignment Housing Stipend, or Furnished Housing
    * Meals & Entertainment allowance for travelers
    * Rental car or car allowance for travelers

    REFERRALS: Generous referral bonus program
    * Job ID: 473880

    *
    * We currently have a client in Tucson, AZ looking for Traveling Respiratory Therapist (RRT)!

    Focus Staff is seeking a traveling Respiratory Therapist to help us to provide quality patient care during this COVID 19 Crisis. As a member of the Respiratory Team, develop and ensure the patient plan of care in collaboration with physicians, registered nurses, and other therapists. Ask your recruiter if this job qualifies as a crisis rate.

    Contract Assignment - 13 Weeks (Temporary)
    Shift:Days

    Rewards: (Respiratory Therapist)


    * Pay depends on location and experience.
    * We are offering a very competitive package to the right Respiratory Therapist.
    * Health Insurance Coverage
    * 401K matching
    * New licensing reimbursement
    * Job staffing in all 50 states

    Candidates need to possess phenomenal efficiency and attention to detail with a strong knowledge of procedures and patient safety. Being Compassionate and sensitive is a prerequisite for the profession.

    Requirements


    * Proven experience as Repertory Therapist
    * Maintain current CPR or BCLS certification.
    * BCLS, ACLS, PALS, NALS, or NRP preferred
    * Excellent communication skills with the staff, physicians, patients and families

    Work Experience:At least 2 years of experience

    If you are seeking Respiratory Therapist position and would like to work with an agency that will listen to your needs and career goals, then Focus Staff is the right place to be. We are proud of our ability to build relationships with all our healthcare professionals, whether you are seeking Travel assignments, PRN work or Permanent Placed positions.

    Responsibilities:


    * Evaluating patient and recommends a treatment plan
    * Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditions
    * Performing insertion and removal of endotracheal tubes
    * Performing timely and accurate documentation
    * Promoting continuous quality improvement
    * Teaching and counseling patients/families

    Job Type: Contract/Temporary/Travel
    Location: Tucson, AZ

    If You have a Passion for Respiratory Therapy, Apply Today and a Recruiter will guide you through the Process.
    Join our VIP team of Traveling Professionals!

    RRT, Respiratory Therapist, Traveling Respiratory Therapist - RRT, Part-Time, Contract, Travel, Temporary, 13 Weeks, Temp. Tier7
    * Not Available.
    * Not Available.
    * We currently have a client looking for a Certified Nurse Assistant!

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    Who hate the recruiting hard sell.
    Who have a little rebel in them.
    Who want more from life than a paycheck.
    Who crave honesty and an authentic experience.
    Who want to do this, but don't want to go it alone.

    We are JCAHO Accredited and our beliefs are vital to our success in a competitive business.

    In addition to our commitment to seek excellence, we also offer some great benefits:


    * Competitive Wages
    * Industry Leading Health Insurance Coverage: medical and dental (PPO Plans)
    * 401k Retirement Savings Plan
    * Continuing Education Reimbursement
    * Worker's Comp and Medical Malpractice Insurances
    * New License Reimbursement
    * Direct Deposit
    * Travel Assignment Housing Stipend, or Furnished Housing
    * Meals & Entertainment allowance for travelers
    * Rental car or car allowance for travelers

    REFERRALS: Generous referral bonus program
    * Job ID: 528002

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  • Junior Pet Stylist
    Petco    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 2 days    

    Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world!

    The position is designed to assess partners that want move into the Pet Stylist Apprentice Program. In this position the incumbent will provide basic salon services, customer service and administrative tasks as necessary. This job is composed of tasks that are covered by operational guidelines, and while individual judgment may occasionally be required in order to complete assigned tasks, most questions are directed to either the Grooming Salon Manager, General Manager or Pet Stylist. This position is to prepare you for Petco’s Pet Stylist Apprentice position, where you will be taught a skill in the art of professional pet styling.Essential Job Functions:The incumbent must be able to perform all of the following duties and responsibilities w ith or without a reasonable accommodation.- Interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication with all professional contacts with emphasis on company interests- Independently prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks within established timeframes- Interest in animal welfare- Move animals up to 30 poundsSupervisory Responsibility:NoneWork Environment:The majority of job duties are conducted indoors in the grooming salon. Position requires bending, kneeling, lifting (up to 30 pounds, as necessary) and standing for long periods of time. A large amount of this partner’s time will be spent in direct contact with our customers and their dogs and the remaining time will be with the GSM and other salon partners. The work environment can be noisy and wet.

    Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Medical Technologist/Clinical Laboratory Technician - Molecular
    Laboratory Corporation of America    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 2 days    

    Are you an experienced Medical Lab Professional? Are you looking to embark on a new challenge in your career, or start your career in Medical Lab Science? If so, LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team in Phoenix, AZ. LabCorp was the first national laboratory to launch molecular testing for the virus that causes COVID-19 and we have performed over 20 million PCR tests to date.

    In this position, you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment, and will be a part of our overall mission at LabCorp, "Improving Health, Improving Lives", as we combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The role focuses primarily on COVID-19 PCR testing in the Molecular department of our Clinical Laboratory, where you will perform both automated and manual testing with the overall goal of providing results that will be used for the diagnosis and management of COVID-19. Ultimately, these test results will be studied to better understand the virus in hopes of developing better treatments, and a future vaccine.

    **Job Duties/Responsibilities:**

    + Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria

    + Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to SOPs

    + Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality

    + Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving.

    + Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls

    + Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care

    + Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures

    + Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary

    + Assist with processing of specimens when needed

    + Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment

    **Requirements**

    + Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science

    + Minimum 1 year of clinical laboratory testing experience is required for Technologist level

    + Previous experience is not required at the Technologist Trainee or Technician level

    + ASCP or AMT certification is preferred

    + Ability to work independently and within a team environment

    + Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus

    + High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills

    + Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen

    + Flexibility to work overtime or other shifts depending on business needs

    **If you're looking for a career that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, apply today!**

    **Shift**

    3

    **Schedule**

    Sunday- Thursday (10:00pm - 6:30am)

    As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Veterinary Technician - 001004
    Banfield Pet Hospital    Tucson, AZ 85775
     Posted 2 days    

    Description: Veterinary TechnicianBanfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care.As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve. With the chance to utilize your veterinary knowledge, communication skills, and love for pets, this role will afford you the opportunity to define a clear career path for continued growth and learning.Responsibilities:Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients.With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow.Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state's Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians.Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on Optimum Wellness Plan® options, medications, and additional treatments.Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfieldâs database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research.Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts.Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs.Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members.Requirements:Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT)

    Qualification:Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials. It means bringing your talents, skills, dedication, and a desire for developing alongside your peers. But, most importantly, it means showing up each day with a passion for pets and working with others who believe preventive care is the key to helping pets achieve long and healthy lives.As we do with all our associates, we look to our vet techs to adopt our Five Principles â Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. And, while your on-paper qualifications are of course important, we actively seek out vet techs who thrive on delivering outstanding client and pet experiences.Your wellbeing matters.We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At Banfield, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Through our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clientsAs a Banfield vet tech, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through:Competitive salary with paid time offMedical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependentsAutomatic enrollment in 401(k) Savings Plan after 60 days of employmentHealth Savings Account with annual practice-paid funding of $750 to supplement health care expensesAutomatic enrollment in 100% practice paid short- and long-term disability after 60 days of employment â includes maternity leaveOptimum Wellness Plans (OWPs) for up to three petsA variety of discounts including Mars, PetSmart, Royal Canin, fitness, cellular, and so much more Potential as Big as Your PassionWhether you are a newly certified or an experienced vet tech, a job at Banfield opens the door to exploring the next best move in your career. We are committed to helping you grow as a vet tech by providing:Performance Development Plans (PDP) designed to help you define and achieve your career goalsPractice-paid continuing education opportunities along with the opportunity to attend partner conferences Free membership to NAVTA, practice-paid subscription to VetFolio, and a 50% discount for VetGirlOpportunities to lend your skills to the local communities where you live and serveAbility to grow into leadership roles at the field and practice level Support that helps you thriveWeâve created a structure that includes leadership and support at the hospital level, in the field, and at our headquarters, all with one goal in mind: helping you deliver quality care for all pets.Commitment to community wellnessThrough volunteering efforts, and our programs designed to benefit local shelters and rescues, we strengthen the pet-human connections in our communities. Discover how we support the wellbeing of our people and profession through the Mars Volunteer Program (MVP).So, what are you waiting for?Make your move and apply today!Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Banfield Pet Hospital follows all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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