Licensed Veterinary Technician

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Cross train in all other areas of the hospital including, but not limited to: Medicine and Surgery
  • Provide technician support for outpatient clinics
  • Provide inpatient 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 lift 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:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 9:00AM – 6:30PM

 


The Animal Medical Center offers excellent benefits including medical/dental insurance, tuition assistance, retirement plan, pet care discounts and more.
Interested and qualified candidates should apply with a resume/application and cover letter to careers@amcny.org or fax 212-758-8157.