Lead Veterinary Technician (Southwest Austin $5,000 Sign On Bonus)

Veterinary Technician Austin, Texas All, United States


Position at Westlake Animal Hospital

$5,000 Sign On Bonus! This position is located in Austin, Texas.

Westlake Animal Hospital is hiring an Experienced Lead Veterinary Technician to join our INCREDIBLE team! Looking for enthusiastic member to join our team! We are 7 doctor practice open Monday through Friday from 7am to 8pm.

We are a seven-doctor, full-service, high-tech animal clinic in the service of feline and canine patients. Our veterinary team strives to identify new ways to promote healthy pets. We incorporate innovative ideas, such as a cat’s only entrance and our pet concierge service, to support the needs of our clients. Put your knowledge and compassion into practice and come join our team!


We invest heavily in our employees with many opportunities for growth and development! We offer outstanding benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, MileStone Award Program (work anniversary bonuses!)  paid time off, continuing education, generous pet discounts, and much more!

The preferred candidate will have at least 1 year of leadership experience, at least 3 years of veterinary technical experience, and a flexible/open work schedule. Preference given to Registered Veterinary Technician

Some of the duties of the Lead Veterinary Technician include:

  • Maintaining a Positive work environment
  • Managing other technicians and veterinary assistants
  • Training technicians and assistants
  • Following and enforcing Standard Operating Procedures
  • Making work schedules
  • Attending meetings
  • Reviewing staff time sheets
  • Hiring of employees
  • Staff evaluations


Superior communication skills and a fair-minded disposition are necessary for this role.

Here are a few of the reasons you'll enjoy coming to work:

  • Our facility has digital radiology, a surgical suite, and digital record keeping
  • Competitive pay
  • Robust benefits package, including PTO, medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Pet discounts