Licensed Veterinary Technician – FT

Responsibilities:

  • Creation and administration of rehabilitation treatment plans
  • Rehabilitation treatments including exercising, massage, hot/cold packing, tub/treadmill treatments, ultrasound, hot/cold therapy, laser treatments
  • Assess patients on discharge
  • Communicate professionally with clients and referral veterinarians regarding patient rehabilitation and integrative medicine
  • Education and training of staff members in rehabilitation and integrative medicine would also be expected once training is complete
  • Keep neat, concise and accurate records of patient treatment progress and charges
  • Assist in planning performing and tailoring treatments according to patient needs
  • All other related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • NYS Veterinary Technician’s license (or permit) with CCRP (Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner) or CCRA (Certified Canine Rehabilitation Assistant) is preferred
  • Ability to handle and restrain all species of animal
  • Able to lift 50 pounds
  • Must be able to work successfully as part of a team, interacting successfully with clients and co-workers
  • Must have ability to follow detailed directions and established protocols as well as work independently and proactively
  • Bend or kneel when helping with patient restraint
  • Basic computer skills and be able to correctly complete all necessary paperwork
  • Must have flexibility necessary to work weekends, holidays and additional hours as needed

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.