Careers 2018-09-18T15:06:06+00:00

Employment Opportunities

We accept employment applications at any time, even if we do not have a position open.  Any applications received will be held for up to six months.

Download our employment application here.  You can drop off a completed application and a copy of your resume weekdays between 2 pm and 6 pm or e-mail it to petemergencyclinic.hr@gmail.com.

The Pet Emergency Clinic and Referral Center in Spokane,Washington is seeking an emergency veterinarian to join our busy emergency medicine department. The emergency medicine department is currently staffed by six experienced emergency veterinarians and fully trained support staff (licensed veterinary technicians, veterinary assistant, kennel attendants and a full reception corp.) The emergency department hours are nights, weekends and holidays. We work closely with the referring daytime veterinarians in our community. Specialists housed in the building during weekday daytime hours include one internal medicine specialist, three surgeons (Veterinary Surgical Specialists, www.vssspokane.com) and one radiologist (Inland Empire Veterinary Imaging, www.ievi.biz). There is a part time dermatologist available every other week (Dermatology for Animals, www.dermatologyforanimals.com ), and an extension of Washington State University offers veterinary ophthalmologists and a veterinary dentist located just a few minutes from our clinic. The emergency department has a complete in-house diagnostic lab, digital radiography and ultrasound. Access to specialist ultrasound, CT, and flexible/rigid endoscopy is available on weekdays. The Pet Emergency Clinic and Referral Center is located within a brand new facility that won the 2017 VetEcon/360 Design Award for Specialty Hospital of the Year. We are looking for an individual who works well with others, is motivated to help build our practice further, and who can help to cultivate positive relationships with our referring community. We value work-life balance and a positive work environment. We are looking for a full time associate, but will consider part time candidates with availability to eventually move to full time. Starting salary is competitive for the region. We offer full benefits including: dental and health insurance, disability and liability coverage, professional licensing fees, a CE allowance, 401K, paid vacation. With emergency medicine, the schedule can be variable. Spokane is located in beautiful eastern Washington with a population of over 400,000 including surrounding areas. Spokane boasts four beautiful seasons with less than 17 inches of precipitation per year. There are plenty of outdoor amenities including skiing (5 resorts within 2 hours drive), hiking, biking, and water sports. Spokane is home to numerous cultural events including the symphony, Broadway plays, concerts and festivals. Spokane is also home to multiple colleges/universities (Gonzaga, Whitworth and Eastern Washington) and is located just 75 miles north of Washington State University in Pullman. Additional information regarding Spokane can be found at www.visitspokane.com or www.spokanecity.org.

For more information, please contact: Mike O’Dea, DVM (PEC Medical Director) (509) 326-6674 kc7nny@juno.com 

The Pet Emergency Clinic in Spokane, WA is looking for energetic and talented licensed veterinary technicians to join our fast paced environment. We are a full service emergency hospital. We have an excellent relationship with our in-house specialists (specialist surgeons, radiologists, internal medicine, clinical pathology and dermatology) and the referring veterinarian community. We are a team that values work life balance, a positive working environment, and opportunities to learn. We are looking for someone who will work well with our team and enjoys a challenge. The emergency clinic is open weeknights from 4:30 pm until 8:00 am, and 24 hours on weekends and holidays. This position requires working overnight shifts including weekends and holidays. A pay differential is offered for staff working midnight to 8:30 am and for staff that work on designated Holidays. Wages depending on experience and new graduates are encouraged to apply. Medical and dental, disability and retirement benefits offered. Spokane is located in Eastern Washington, a beautiful region with countless outdoor activities including downhill skiing, hiking and biking as well as wonderful restaurants and numerous cultural activities. For more information about our location please visit www.movetospokane.com

The Pet Emergency Clinic in Spokane, WA is looking for Veterinary and Kennel Assistants to join our fast paced environment. We are currently looking to fill both night and graveyard shift positions. A pay differential is offered for staff working midnight to 8:30 am and for staff that work on designated Holidays. We are a team that values compassion, quality medicine, a positive working environment, and opportunities to learn. Veterinary and Kennel Assistants support the Licensed Veterinary Technicians and Doctors by helping to provide high quality care in a safe environment for our patients and clients. The emergency clinic is open weeknights from 4:30 pm until 8:00 am, and 24 hours on weekends and holidays. This position requires working overnight shifts including weekends and holidays. Wages depend on experience. Medical and dental, disability and retirement benefits offered. Spokane is located in Eastern Washington, a beautiful region with countless outdoor activities including downhill skiing, hiking and biking as well as wonderful restaurants and numerous cultural activities. For more information about our location please visit www.movetospokane.com

CURRENT VETERINARY EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION.

We need to expand our team with 2-3 experienced receptionist. We are looking for candidates that can work well with our team and are interested in growing with our clinic and having a long term career with opportunities to advance.  If you have experience, and the desire to learn and gain knowledge from working in an emergency clinic setting, this is the opportunity for you. You must be able to work weekends, holidays and be flexible to work a variety of shifts including overnight reception.  Our clinic offers a competitive compensation package for full-time employees including medical, dental, paid vacation, paid sick leave, disability and retirement benefits, and pet care discounts. Salary is depending on experience.  Our ideal candidates must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, have the passion for providing high quality customer and patient care and manage emotional clients and situations. Our ideal candidates MUST have these qualities:

  • Dependable
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Good sense and sound judgement in practical matters
  • Possess a strong work ethic
  • Ability to multi task
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Self-motivated in learning new skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to handle stress

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Patient triage
  • Admitting and discharging patients
  • Going over discharge instructions and medications with clients
  • Assisting Doctors and support staff when needed
  • Managing communications between Doctors and clients
  • Maintenance of reception area, and exam rooms
  • Answering high volume of phone calls
  • Balancing daily ledger
  • Filling prescriptions (after additional training and a Veterinarian Medical Clerk License is obtained from the State of Washington.)
  • Presenting estimates to clients

Experience:

  • Customer Service: 2 years (Preferred)
  • veterinary: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school (Required)
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