Department: Internal Medicine A/Dialysis

Internal Medicine & Dialysis LVT

Internal Medicine & Dialysis LVT

Reports to: LVT Director of Internal Medicine, Neurology, Dentistry & Ophthalmology

Job Summary

Licensed Veterinary Technician working in Internal Medicine (IM) performing Dialysis must be able to perform at a high level of practice with minimal supervision. The role includes assisting internists with appointments, client communication, and collaborating with staff doctors to make daily assessments and procedures run smoothly and efficiently. The Internal Medicine & Dialysis LVT assists with dialysis catheter placement and urinary and scoping procedures. This role will also assist with running Dialysis and extracorporeal therapy treatments. The IM & Dialysis LVT is responsible for routine care and maintenance of the Dialysis suite, including inventory and machine maintenance.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Proficiency in technical skills including venipuncture, IV catheter placement, and monitoring vitals
  • Understanding of IM dialysis procedures and set up
  • Perform dialysis and extracorporeal therapy treatments on patients
  • Manage anesthetic emergencies during procedures
  • Support on-call dialysis and extracorporeal therapies
  • Maintain sanitation and stocking of the Dialysis Suite and equipment
  • Maintain an appropriate inventory of the Dialysis and IM Suite
  • Provide routine care and maintenance of all Dialysis and IM equipment
  • Work independently under the guidance of Internal Medicine Specialists
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • NYS veterinary technician’s license
  • One to two years of experience as an LVT in IM & Dialysis
  • Demonstrated ability in quality clinical care, technical services, and teamwork
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, multi-tasking while paying close attention to details
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment, demonstrating a high level of initiative
  • High proficiency in patient handling and monitoring, supportive therapy, treatments, and procedures
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively with clients, colleagues, and referring veterinarians


  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited AVMA college program in veterinary technology


  • One to two years of experience as an LVT in IM & Dialysis
  • Experience in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and stabilization of critical patients

AMC’s Commitment to Lifelong Learning

The Schwarzman Animal Medical Center is located in Manhattan, near a multitude of leading research and teaching hospitals. AMC’s commitment to compassionate and pioneering veterinary care dates to 1910 when it was founded as a clinic to help animals whose owners could not afford treatment. We continue this legacy today as the world’s largest non-profit animal hospital, with 130+ veterinarians working collaboratively across 20 specialties and services. Our team prides itself on delivering world class veterinary care to help keep pet families together.

When you join the team at AMC, you join a renowned team of veterinary professionals dedicated to innovative care, research, and education. Our prestigious postgraduate education programs attract future leaders in veterinary medicine, and the clinical research conducted at AMC has led to breakthroughs that change the way veterinary care is delivered industry wide. This shared commitment to learning, teaching, and innovative care creates a collegial, collaborative environment with rewarding opportunities for advancement and growth.

We’re building the future of veterinary medicine at the Schwarzman Animal Medical Center, thanks to our transformative Gift of Love campaign to expand and enhance our clinical, educational, and research capacities. Construction is currently underway to fully renovate the hospital, ensuring AMC is at the forefront of veterinary medicine for generations to come.

Salary Range

$30.00 – $40.00 per hour


Interested and qualified candidates should email their resume and cover letter to