Capitaland Animal Hospital is an AAHA Accredited small animal primary care clinic in the Capital District of New York looking for a part-time licensed veterinary technician. We have served our community since 1963 and have remained progressive while maintaining a friendly client-centered focus.
We reward individuals who demonstrate accountability, self-motivation and teamwork. We are proud that three-quarters of our staff have between 10 and 24 years of continuous service! Our workplace promotes respect for clients and each other, professionalism, and passion for the work we do; a sense of humor is also greatly appreciated!
Licensed veterinary technicians support the veterinarians, and their duties include but are not limited to patient restraint, phlebotomy, laboratory skills, anesthesia, dental cleanings, radiography, client education, records maintenance and housekeeping. It is expected that you will be able to assist with restraining and lifting heavy patients, can tolerate occasionally noisy environments, can stay focused under stressful conditions and will accurately record patient data. We are a Certified Cat Friendly Practice and our veterinarians are Certified Fear Free Professionals. The successful applicant enjoys engaging with and educating clients, is compassionate towards all patients and has competency in basic technical skills. A desire for lifelong learning is supported.
Hours are M, W 7-7; Tu, Th, F 7-5 and Sat 8-2. Schedules are flexible and include alternate Saturdays.
Hourly wage and benefits will depend on experience.
About Capitaland Animal Hospital
Capitaland Animal Hospital has been servicing the Capital District in New York since 1963. We are an AAHA Accredited hospital, a certified Cat Friendly Practice and our veterinarians are Certified Fear Free Professionals. Our practice has remained progressive while maintaining close client relationships. We are patient advocates and guide pet owners in the care of their pets with compassion and education.
We provide preventive, medical and surgical services as well as dog and cat boarding and Play Care. Some grooming services are available on an individual basis.
Our hours are Mon, Wed 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Tue, Thur, Fri 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.