Licensed Veterinary Technician -Animal Emergency & Specialty Center

Poulsbo, WA
Full Time

Are you a Licensed Veterinary Technician looking to work with an encouraging team that will support you to ADVANCE your technical skills and GROW in your career? Would you like the opportunity to be part of a growing veterinary team in a NEW 12,000 sq ft STATE OF THE ART Emergency and Specialty Hospital?

Animal Emergency and Specialty Center in Poulsbo may have an opportunity for you!


About Us: Our culture is driven by our mission and values. Our team is dedicated to being available for families during their pets’ unexpected, difficult times and providing quality, compassionate, and professional care. We believe that teamwork, communication, and transparency are vital and encourage a dynamic of trust, respect, and integrity.

Located on the Olympic Peninsula, there is an abundance of activities for everyone! Enjoy a small-town feel in the midst of the most beautiful nature and mountains Washington has to offer! Hiking, camping, biking, kayaking, fishing, boating, you name it, we have it! The cost-of-living in Poulsbo allows you to enjoy every day to its fullest!

About You:

  • You are a Licensed Veterinary Technician dedicated to compassionate care in the face of painful, sick, or anxious pets.
  • You understand the importance of maintaining a positive, respectful, uplifting hospital culture and genuinely love working with people that share that same value.
  • You can adapt to the individual needs of each patient.
  • You are looking for an opportunity to utilize your full skill set while simultaneously learning new & advanced techniques.
  • With your advanced knowledge and skillset, you enjoy answering questions, mentoring, and helping team members enhance their knowledge to allow them to be the best technicians they can be.
  • You truly want to make a difference in the lives of patients and their families.
  • Newly licensed veterinary technicians who are eager to utilize their skills and learn even more are encouraged to apply! 

Why choose Emergency/Specialty Medicine:

  • Opportunity to learn from board-certified specialists
  • Learn advanced techniques and hone your skillset
  • Variety of cases virtually guaranteeing no two days are the same
  • Excellent opportunity for advancement
  • Specialty medicine provides a whole new level of patient care

What you can expect:

  • Friendly/Inclusive Culture: Our team treats each other with respect and kindness. We strive to ensure everyone feels welcome and we LOVE to celebrate each other.
  • Appreciation: Our doctors and technicians truly value each individual team member for who they are and each unique experience they bring to the team.
  • Great Learning Opportunities: Being an emergency veterinary hospital, we see a variety of cases and there is never a dull moment. This gives our team members many opportunities to experience something new OR teach their colleagues something they may have never seen before.
  • Strong Partnerships: Our team is dedicated to joint partnerships - pulling together and collaborating to achieve the best results for our patients.

Anticipated Schedule:

We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Currently, we have Full Time and Part Time ER positions available with both daytime and overnight opportunities; weekend availability preferred.

We are also hiring for our Surgical and Internal Medicine Specialty Services. Schedules to be determined.


  • $26-31 / hour
  • Shift differential for overnight shifts, double-time for call-in and holidays.
  • We are offering a $5000 hiring bonus for new full time LVTs!

Additional Benefits:

  • Paid holidays
  • Bi-Annual Bonus
  • Pay for License Renewal
  • CE Allowance
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Pet Discount

For more information about our hospital, visit our website

If you are interested in applying and meet the qualifications, please complete the application and make sure to include an updated resume. You can also contact me at [email protected] for more information.

Our pay ranges are primarily determined by role, level, and location. The range provided for each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for the position. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training.

Ethos Veterinary Health 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, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation.



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