Licensed Veterinary Technician FT, 30-38 hours

Do you love forming close bonds with your clients and pets? Do you excel in great client communication and education? Are you an amazing cat whisperer, who understands cats that may be a little stressed during a veterinary visit? Do you have experience with small, furry exotics? Are dogs amongst your favorite pets to work with, and can you handle those with more challenging personalities?

Adana Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full-time (30 to 38 hours/week) NYS Licensed Veterinary Technician to work in our small animal veterinary practice with focus on excellent patient care for cats, dogs, and furry exotics as well as exceptional, personalized client service. This is a great opportunity to switch gears to a smaller practice if you have worked in a large practice. Applicants need to have an up to date NYS License and to be fully vaccinated and boosted for Covid-19 within the last 12 months. Join our friendly, compassionate team of animal and people lovers in a beautiful, modern facility with lots of natural light and windows. Help us represent our motto of “Care, Comfort, and Compassion for Pets.” in Freeville, NY.

We offer a wonderful position in a small, personalized practice working with pleasant clientele, where you can utilize your LVT skills, work 4 (or 5) days per week, no on call duty needed, plus 1 Saturday morning every 4 weeks – in short you can enjoy a life balanced for work and for pleasure. We offer PTO, health/dental/vision insurance, 401K plan, Revenue Sharing plan, pet benefits and CE support.

We expect that you love client care as well as pet care, that you have skills in client communication and education, with ability to transcribe own and doctors’ medical notes into patients’ SOAP. You will need to be proficient in blood draws, IVC placement, anesthesia induction and monitoring, basic laboratory work (UA, fecal float/direct, differentials, basic ear cytology, etc.), ability to expose digital X-rays and so forth. Experience in dentistry incl. digital dental X-ray exposure is a huge plus. We are small clinic and enjoy the benefits and joy of close connections with our clients and their pets. All staff assist with excellent customer service, including invoicing out clients and answering the phone.

We are looking for someone with long-term interest in this job, with good communication skills, a cheerful attitude and willing to assist in a positive workflow by being a valuable, hard-working team player. You should be able to lift 50-60 lbs by yourself. Ability to understand and use computer software as well as type at a minimum of 55-60 WPM is required. We are a technically progressive practice, we use Impromed for our veterinary software and all exam rooms are equipped with desktop computers. All qualified applicants will be considered and will receive a response to their application, provided you fulfill our requirements and follow the “How to apply” instructions on the Jobs page. This includes sending a cover letter with pertinent information about you, your background, your love for the veterinary field and much more!

Compensation. Hourly rate, commensurate with experience: $21.00 – $24.00.

Job Category: LVT
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Freeville NY

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