Licensed Veterinary Technician

Responsibilities:

  • Training in Recovery, Dentistry, Exotics, Orthopedics, General Surgery, Ophthalmology, Interventional Radiology, Neurology, and Operating Room
  • Must assist with all aspects of patient care from admission through discharge
  • Technician is responsible for providing anesthesia support and nursing care for AMC services
  • Duties include but will not be limited to: patient care, troubleshooting, operation, care & maintenance of surgical and anesthetic equipment; maintenance of inventory, participation in an overnight anesthesia on-call rotation and research/educational projects of an anesthesia focus

Qualifications:

  • Must have advanced anesthesia skill set and be able to perform all of the tasks associated with a critical and emergent anesthesia procedure
  • Equivalent of 6 months training is required in the Surgery Dept of AMC
  • Must be able to lead and act autonomously during a crisis and be adept at crash medicine and resuscitation
  • Must be able to work as part of a team and autonomously with the liability to remain composed in stressful and emergency situations
  • A strong skill set in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia protocols, anesthesia monitoring, and post-operative care is essential
  • NYS Veterinary Technicians license or permit required

Available Shifts:

  • FLOAT (Full Time)
  • Part-Time (Wednesday, Saturday 12pm- 8pm)
  • Full-Time (30/40 shift)

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 email resume/application, with cover letter, to careers@amcny.org or fax 212-758-8157. We are an equal opportunity employer.