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BluePearl Veterinary Technician - Emergency in Kirkland, Washington

Veterinary Technician - Emergency



Vet Technician

Opening Statement

Seattle Veterinary Specialists is looking for a Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team in Kirkland WA. This is a full-time position with multiple schedule options available: Wednesday - Saturday 6:00 am - 5:00 pm and Wednesday-Saturday 8:00 pm - 6:00 am. We offer competitive shift differential pay for nights and weekends!


We are a 24-hour emergency and specialty facility and our in-house specialties include Cardiology, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Radiology, Rehabilitation, and Surgery. We have an Antech lab on site, and in-house Idexx lab equipment. Our location offers CT imaging, MRI, digital radiography, ultrasonography, fluoroscopy and endoscopy, an underwater treadmill / hydrotherapy, acupuncture, cold laser therapy, and Extracorporeal Shockwave therapy. Our ICU is fully equipped for high level patient care, including: multi-cage Synder, telemetry, expansive video monitored isolation, video monitored seizure ward, long term mechanical ventilation suite, and ability to provide blood component therapy.

While BluePearl in general encourages learning, in Kirkland specifically we emphasize growth and education in a teaching hospital setting. Having rotating interns each year, as well as specialty interns and/or residents in most of our specialties means we have regular rounds and learning opportunities in house for Technicians and Assistants as well. We have a positive learning environment and our team has a driving desire to continuously get better, learn more, and perform skills at the highest possible level. We have the capacity to see and treat cases of all kinds and have heavy involvement in anesthetic protocols and patient care. We have a talented team and we are geared towards education and growth. We have several VTS technicians (ECC) and (Anesthesia / Analgesia) who encourage learning and offer VTS training groups, a training and leveling program, and information to keep us all up to date on the latest and greatest in CPR.

Here are some of the reasons why we love being a part of the SVS Kirkland family!

“I like that I get to practice thegold standard of medicine while working on really unique and challenging cases.I get so many opportunities to provide my team with new and exciting learningopportunities!” - Angela, LVT

“I can come to work every dayand depend on the people who I’m working with. Everyone has a smile on theirface even if it is super busy. We will work together to get the job done.” -Paige McCue, CSR

“I enjoy working for thesurgery team because it’s a good learning atmosphere with positive teammembers. Our opinions are respected by the doctors that we work with.” - Kylee,LVT

“This team really knows how to havea good time at work! Some days are long, and some cases are hard, but even onthose days I find there is someone there to make me laugh and lift my spirits.”- Flo, LVT (Technician Manager)

“I love working at SVS Kirklandbecause it is a true team environment. We are all one family. Local managementsupports our team and encourages learning and growth so that we can continuallyprovide exceptional patient care.” - Kristen Goodman, LVT VTS ECC (TechnicianTrainer)

We are seeking a Veterinary Technician who is dependable, positive, and resilient, has good communication, and enjoys working in a team environment. The right fit for our team is someone who has goals and career aspirations, is coachable, and likes to learn!

Our team values:

Excellence - Striving to be the best versions of ourselves and practice the best veterinary medicine.

Teamwork - Always build up people around you and contribute to a positive atmosphere.

Compassion - Kindness and empathy for our patients, our clients, our team, and ourselves.

Client Promise - Provide peace of mind, beyond expectations.

Why BluePearl?

  • Our passion is pets. We offer Trupanion petinsurance and discounts to our associates for pet treatments, procedures, andfood.

  • We encourage you to grow with us. We arefocused on developing our associates into leaders through talent developmentprograms and leadership workshops. As a member of Mars Veterinary Health, ourassociates have endless opportunities to advance in his/her career.

  • We value your health and well-being as anassociate by providing you with the following:

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insuranceoptions.

  • Flexible work schedules.

  • Time to reset, rewind, and reflect through ourpaid time off and floating holiday plans.

  • A regional licensed social worker who canprovide guidance, advice, and tips/tricks on how to maintain a healthylifestyle while working in a fast-paced emergency and specialty careenvironment.

  • We promote a family-like culture in ourhospitals. We are all in this together. We believe in working together to leadthe industry by enriching lives through remarkable care for pets.

If you have been looking for a way to advance your career, apply today!

BluePearl is committed to a diverse workenvironment in which all individuals are treated with respect anddignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information,marital status, citizenship status, sexual or affectional preference, or genderidentity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristicprotected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during theapplication process because of a disability, it is available upon request. Thecompany is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will bepenalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal OpportunityEmployer and a Drug-Free Workplace.