Employment Opportunities



Updated June 3, 2019


Emergency & Critical Care Veterinarian 

Sugar Land Veterinary Specialist and Emergency Care is a culturally positive and collaborative specialty/emergency hospital seeking an emergency and critical care veterinarian to join our team of compassionate veterinary professionals. We’re proud of the collaborative and collegial culture at SLVS, and we are seeking an individual that will share our passion for fostering a positive work environment. 


In addition to practicing quality medicine in a state-of-the art facility our veterinarians enjoy:
Work/life balance
Paid Time Off
Competitive salary plus bonus potential
Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
Generous CE allowance
401(k)
Life and Long Term Disability insurance
Professional Liability coverage  

Our 16,000 sq. ft. facility features 9 exam rooms, 2 (soon to be 4) surgical suites, in-house MRI, helical CT, laparoscopy, endoscopy, and ultrasound. Our staff specialists, available for consultation, include internal medicine, surgery, neurology, medical oncology, and radiation oncology. We offer 24/7 care with a fully staffed, highly trained, intensive care unit. We have an excellent team of veterinary nurses and client care specialists that provide professional and compassionate care for our patients and our clients. Our support team is second to none- which allows our doctors a positive work/life balance. 

If interested in this opportunity, please e-mail your curriculum vitae and cover letter to our ECC Chief of Staff Dr. Villanueva at drvillanueva@slvetspecialists.com.


   Veterinary Cardiologist        

Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists (SLVS) is seeking a board-certified or board-eligible cardiologist to join our multi-specialty referral practice located in Sugar Land, TX, a thriving suburb of Houston. 

Our 16,000 sq. ft. facility features 9 (soon to be 12) exam rooms, 2 (soon to be 4) surgical suites, in-house MRI, helical CT, laparoscopy, endoscopy, and ultrasound. We offer 24/7 care with a fully staffed intensive care unit and have an excellent team of veterinary nurses and client care specialists that provide professional and compassionate care for our patients and our clients.

We’re proud of the collaborative and collegial culture at SLVS, and we are seeking an individual that will share our passion for fostering a positive work environment.  

As far as the region, Houston was recently voted one of the best metropolitan cities to live in by US News and World Reports. If you need a little beach time, Houston is only 45 minutes from the sandy shores of Galveston Island. Do you like sports? Houston has 4 professional sports teams. You like restaurants? Houston is home to over 11,000 restaurants boasting cuisine from over 70 countries. You want art? We have that as well with theatre companies, resident opera, ballet, symphony and 19 different museums. And, don’t forget the music! Houston is home to hundreds of live music venues so finding a cool place to relax and listen to live music is never hard to do.

If all of this sounds too good to pass up, consider the compensation package which includes:    

  • Competitive salary plus bonus potential
  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Generous CE allowance
  • Teaching opportunities to our referral base in the form of continuing education seminars
  • 401(k)
  • Life and Long Term Disability insurance
  • Professional Liability coverage  

If interested in this opportunity, please e-mail your curriculum vitae and cover letter to alicia.williams@slvetspecialists.com or contact our Hospital Administrator, Alicia Williams, at 281-491-7800. 


Client Care Specialist (Front Desk)

Compensation: Commensurate with experience & above industry standards

We are in search of a full-time client service professional that is able to combine passion for pets with compassionate client service for their owners. Candidate must have at least 1 year experience in a veterinary setting, as well as client service experience. This position requires some flexibility in the schedule, including occasional nights, weekends, and holidays.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please email your resume, a cover letter, 3 professional references, and work schedule availability to HR@slvetspecialists.com


Veterinary Technician – Emergency & Critical Care

Compensation: Commensurate with experience & above industry standards

We are in search of experienced Veterinary Technicians for our ECC section; candidates must possess the skills necessary to provide quality patient care and compassionate client service for their owners. We prefer applicants who have attained LVT status and/or 2+ years experience in a veterinary setting, as well as client service experience. This position is in our ECC section and requires flexibility of schedule; regular hours are weekends, overnights, and holidays. This is an excellent opportunity for a person meeting the above requirements to grow and develop in emergency medicine. Our technicians are taught advanced skills and expected to exhibit autonomy and a willingness to learn, leading to a fulfilling career. 

If you have the drive and integrity to meet these expectation, please email the requested documents to HR@slvetspecialists.com:

  1. Cover letter including: any schedule restrictions you have (unavailable times/days), a summary of what career goals you have achieved and are still working towards.
  2. Your resume (.doc or .pdf format).
  3. 3 professional references we may contact

Veterinary Technician - Neurology

Compensation: Commensurate with experience & above industry standards

Veterinary Technicians are the backbone of any veterinary hospital. At Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists (SLVS), we respect, train, and provide an independent and gratifying work environment for our veterinary technicians and assistants. Here, our team members are ALL an integral part of providing high-quality medicine and customer service. Our Core Values keep us focused on what is really important – quality care for pets and their people.

We are currently in search of compassionate, career driven veterinary technicians for our Neurology department. These technicians should possess the skills necessary to provide quality care to pets and outstanding client service to their owners. We prefer an LVT and/or 2 years of experience in a veterinary setting, as well as client service experience.

Salary: Commensurate with experience, above industry standards

To apply, please email the following to hr@slvetspecialists.com:

  1. Cover letter including: any schedule restrictions you have (unavailable times/days) and a summary of what career goals you have achieved and are still working towards.
  2. Your resume (.doc or .pdf format).
  3. 3 business/professional references that we may contact.

Veterinary Assistant- ICU

Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists & 24 Hour Emergency is looking to add technician assistants to our ICU team. This is an entry level position with no previous veterinary experience required. SLVS boasts a team-oriented culture that is second to none in the Houston area. 

The scope of this position is to assist the technicians in the ICU and Emergency (ECC) team by setting up for procedures, breaking down equipment after procedures, cleaning, restocking, restraint,husbandry, rehab, running lab work when needed, and other duties as necessary. 

The ideal candidate will have a desire to learn, be productive, and fit into our established team culture. 

At this time these are part-time positions will the following possible hours:

ICU- Hours: Saturday-Thursday (No Fridays) 4p-10p (~18 hrs/weekly)
ECC- Hours: Thursday-Tuesday (Part Time~ 20 hours/week) (Designated days TBD but will require 2 weekdays and 1 weekend day)

If interested in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to hr@slvetspecialists.com  



Why Sugar Land Texas?

The City of Sugar Land was rated the 3rd best community in the United State to live, work, and raise a family by the Money/CNN 2006 survey. In 2007 it was measured as one of the safest cities in the US in which to live. And Sugar Land has only improved since earning those ratings. Click here to learn more about Sugar Land.

Outstanding demographics and diversity, excellent schools, family-oriented master-planned communities and the proximity to excellent theater and arts, all major professional sports, the Gulf Coast and other recreational facilities make Sugar Land a great place to live and work.

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Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

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