Licensed Veterinary Technician

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide technician support for outpatient clinics
  • Provide in-patient nursing care and medication administration
  • Perform anesthesia and monitor recovery of post operative patients
  • Blood withdrawal, catheter placement and sample submission
  • Restraint, grooming and general patient care
  • Client communication with diligent record keeping
  • Maintenance of specialized care suites and equipment.

Qualifications:

  • NYS Veterinary technician/license permit or eligibility
  • Must have at least 2 years’ experience working in a high volume, fast paced multi department animal hospital, including anesthesia experience
  • Must be able to work with and handle all species
  • Must be able to life 50 lbs as well as spend prolonged periods of time, squatting, kneeling or standing
  • Must be able to work successfully as part of a team, as well as independently and remain composed in emergency situations
  • Must be flexible about working additional hours when necessary
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Must be able to communicate clearly with clients, technicians, veterinarians, and vendors.

Shift:

Wednesday – Saturday, 9:00AM – 6:30PM