Upper Keys Veterinary Hospital, a full service, AAHA certified, four veterinarian medical, surgical and emergency facility has a position available for an enthusiastic and critical thinking veterinary technician with animal and people skills. Upper Keys Veterinary Hospital serves Monroe County and the small animal population of the beautiful resort community of Islamorada and the Florida Keys. Islamorada, the Village of Islands, is renowned as an ocean and bay fishing, scuba diving mecca and a generally wonderful and safe place to live. Upper Keys Veterinary Hospital practices contemporary allopathic and alternative medicine. The senior veterinarian is a certified veterinary acupuncturist (Chi Institute). The hospital is equipped with the latest laboratory diagnostics, digital body and dental radiography, ultrasound, and several Class IV laser therapy units, surgical support monitors, and a contemporary pharmacy.The position is full-time and salaried. It involves all aspects of veterinary medicine, surgery, emergency care, and animal husbandry. You will integrate with our veterinarians and staff in our large free-standing building located on Plantation Key in Islamorada. You will participate in all aspects of hospital operation. Client interaction skills and commitment to a superior standard of care factors into this position. Salary, vacation, health insurance, continuing education and benefit package will be reflective of your veterinary skills, managerial experience, and interpersonal client skills. CVT certification is preferred but not necessary if experience is suitable. Salary is negotiable and will meet or exceed veterinary industry standard. A working interview is mandatory. A long term relationship is desired. The position is available in June 2019. There may be positions for two persons if housing is shared. Contact: Carolc@upperkeysvet.com 87801 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, Fl. 33036 fax 305-852-9646
Veterinary Technician, CVT preferred, training and/or experience. Certification preferred. June 2019 availability. A 2 or 4 year degree, or equivalent work experience is needed. Salary is a floating scale based upon applicant's experience. A working interview must be arranged.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is variable as per experience. Salary will reflect industry standard.
**Housing based upon employment is available at below market rate, 1 mile from hospital.
The housing privilege in this resort area makes the skill set(s) of the applicant(s) critical and competitive. This not an entry-level position.