We are a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Lacey, Washington. Our dedicated team of veterinary professionals offer a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services. Our veterinary hospital has advanced equipment and technology, including comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, well-equipped surgical and dental suite, laser therapy, ultrasound, and a well-stocked pharmacy. In addition, we also provide holistic and integrative medicine including acupuncture! From routine preventive care to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care to our patients. We also serve the Olympia, Tumwater, JBLM, Dupont and South Puget Sound areas!
We are an experienced multi-doctor practice and our Licensed Veterinary Technicians are an integral part of our hospital team and success! We pride ourselves on having a positive team environment, professional and experienced support staff, and solid leadership.
The ideal Licensed Veterinary Technician will be a driver of hospital procedures and workflow, focusing on creating an outstanding customer service experience and taking pride in offering unmatched compassionate care. You will establish a movement of patients and clients through appointments and procedures. Your ability to educate and communicate effectively with both clients and your team are crucial!
Proficiency in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophies
Perform quality full body and dental radiographs for subsequent evaluation by DVMs
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with coworkers and clients
Obtain and record patient history and client communication in a professional, detailed manner
Provide surgical discharges and home care instructions to clients after patient procedures
High school diploma or equivalent.
Veterinary Technician Certification or License (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) preferred or valid LVT credentials in Washington or pending credentials within 3-6 months.
Ability to assist in animal restraint, lift up to 40 lbs., and work on your feet all day.
About Hawks Prairie Veterinary Hospital
Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining the individuality and medical autonomy that makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do. Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community.
People, Pets & Vets is a veterinary services company with offices in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Oregon, Texas, and Washington. We form a true partnership with our hospitals to propel their success and pride ourselves on cultivating a great culture for our staff and providing the best veterinary care possible.