Veterinary Technicians Wanted

The City of Ames is looking to fill an opening for Veterinary Technician with the Animal Control division of the Police Department.  Under general supervision of the Animal Control Supervisor, the Veterinary Technician provides paraprofessional veterinary medical care and treatment for animals in the care of the Ames Animal Shelter. This position is part-time (25 hours per week) and will work Tuesday through Saturday from 8am-1pm. This schedule is subject to change as coverage is needed due to the influx of animal intake and staffing limitations. To view the full job description and to apply, go to: Closing Date: 09/22/2023

We are seeking the chocolate to our chips with a full-time Veterinary Technician. The ideal candidate will have a passion for animal care and possess strong technical and communication skills. Responsibilities include: animal handling, running lab tests, surgical monitoring, administration of vaccines. Pay $15-$18. Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Retirement Plan. NO WEEKENDS! Healing Paws Veterinary Clinic, Ankeny, IA. Send resume to: (9/30)

With a growing practice that has served the community for over 20 years, The Carlisle Veterinary Clinic is seeking to add a new member to our exceptional team! Located close to Des Moines in our state of the art new facilities, we are looking for full-time/part-time employees who possess strong interpersonal skills, have a caring attitude towards our patients and clients, and have a basic knowledge of veterinary technician duties. We are searching for a self-starter who loves the hustle and bustle of a busy clinic, feels satisfied after a hard day’s work, and enjoys having fun with other team members. Veterinary technician certifications or equivalent experience in the field are preferred, but willing to train if needed. Primary job responsibilities include, but are not limited to: blood draws, running lab work (fecals, heartworm tests etc.), filling medications, restraint of cats and dogs, monitoring in surgery, conducting radiographs, and assisting the doctor with patients in the room. Base pay starting at $17. Benefits include: paid holidays, employee pet discounts, scrubs provided twice a year, and PTO. Some Saturdays are required. Please send all inquiries to  (10/31)

Ashland Area Veterinary Clinic strives to provide a workplace with a positive work culture and work-life balance. If you are seeking this type of culture our clinic is the place for you! We are currently seeking a full-time certified veterinarian technician to join our team. We are a well-established and growing 5-doctor mixed animal practice in Northern Wisconsin, along Lake Superior.  We focus on preventative health care and building lasting relationships with our clients and their pets. Our veterinary team prides themselves on practicing high-quality veterinary medicine, surgery and dentistry and our newly built clinic is well equipped with in-hospital lab, digital x-ray and digital dental x-ray. We offer a competitive wage and benefits package and a schedule that helps maintain a positive work/life balance. We would love the opportunity to share with you more about our practice and the community we serve! Please reach out to Jim at 715-682-4199 or visit for more details about our practice. If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume to (10/31)

All Seasons Veterinary Care located in Polk City is growing and hiring for a full time veterinary technician. Certification is preferred but not required.  We are a locally owned, small animal clinic.  We have all the bells and whistles, no nights, no weekends.  You will be well compensated and valued.  Come see our beautiful facility today!  Send your resume to We can't wait to meet you! (10/31)

Meier Veterinary Clinic is a family-based practice with long-term clientele. We are looking for someone that is a self-starter with a desire to learn, team player, and multi-tasker. Job duties include but are not limited to triage, IV placement, lab work, anesthesia, and dental prophylaxis. We offer benefits for 30 plus hours/week employment. They include health, vision, dental insurance, paid vacation, holiday pay, personal pet discounts, retirement, and biannual bonuses. Please contact us at (10/31)

Two-doctor, growing small animal practice in eastern Iowa, close to Cedar Rapids area; looking to add veterinary technicians and assistants. We have an exceptional teamwork environment. Equipment includes digital radiography, ultrasound, in-house blood machines and urine analyzer, gas anesthesia and patient monitoring, and small animal dental machines. We offer competitive wages.  Work-life balance and family are important to us, and we make it a priority for our staff. Please contact us at (11/30)

Petersen Pet Hospital in Hiawatha, Iowa is seeking a full-time veterinary technician for our team. Certification is preferred but not required. We are a progressive, AAHA Accredited, Fear Free, Feline Friendly, pocket pet friendly, 7 doctor small animal practice with an old-fashioned ethic of kindness, quality and caring.  Led by Dr. Petersen and Dr. Saunders, our veterinarians are well educated and experienced. We offer competitive wages and benefits package. Send your resume to (11/30)

Pet Health Center of Solon is looking for a Certified Small Animal Veterinary Technician to join our growing practice with great staff and a friendly work environment. We are a fast-paced small animal practice. We are looking for 4 talented registered/certified veterinary technicians to join our team full-time. We are primarily a small animal hospital located in the growing community of Solon, Iowa. Veterinary technician responsibilities include: assisting veterinarians during surgical and dental procedures, administering anesthesia and nursing care, clinical pathology, laboratory testing, radiography, medical record management, invoice generation, inventory maintenance and client education. Our practice includes in-house IDEXX laboratory analyzers, digital radiography, cold laser therapy, and a full surgical suite. The ideal candidate must have a great work ethic, possess strong customer service skills and be team oriented. We offer a competitive benefits package including health insurance, uniform reimbursement and paid holidays. Please send resumes to VMC Management HR/PR (11/30)

Practice in a small-town rural practice with close proximity to Ames and Des Moines. The Roland Veterinary Clinic is looking for a full-time or part-time registered veterinary technician to join our mixed animal practice. We are located in central Iowa just north of Ames. Friendly staff, with passion for serving people and their animals. Team members encouraged to pursue their interests and passions. No after hour emergencies. Small animal clinic equipped with Abaxis analyzers, digital radiography, surgery suite with gas anesthesia, patient monitors, laboratory, pharmacy, exam and treatment areas. Benefits include continuing education stipend, vacation, holiday pay, IVMA dues, AVMA dues, group health insurance plan and retirement plan.  Please send resumes to (11/30)

Purr-sonal Care Cat Clinic is a feline only clinic in Waterloo looking for a full time Veterinary Technician who LOVES cats to join our team! We have an updated facility that is led by Dr. Kramer and would love to meet you! Please forward your cover letter and resume to Starting wage varies on experience and certification. (In-clinic experience required). (12/31)