Are you in a supervisory technician role and would like to excel in the veterinary field as a Head Technician? Are you looking to join a team where your current skills will shine while you learn and grow every day? At Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat we offer our team members an invaluable learning experience along with many opportunities for career advancement and growth.
We are excited to announce a new opening for a full time Head Veterinary Technician to join our Team. We utilize our veterinary technicians to their fullest abilities. As a team member, you would be responsible for client education, critical and general technician care, phlebotomy, placement of intravenous catheters, administration and monitoring of anesthesia, taking digital radiographs (including dental), administration of dental prophylaxis, and much more. In addition, you will be required to display a positive attitude, be reliable and punctual, and exhibit a professional demeanor amongst clients and fellow team members. The position requires some nights, holidays and Weekend shifts.
Our hospital has been featured in veterinary publications; the latest article, written by Heather Lewis of Animal Arts, appears in DVM360.com. We are known as being cutting edge, ahead of the curve and setting a new standard in the area's veterinary services. This coupled with hard work, excellent client services and a dedication to being part of our community has led to over 18,000 active patients in less than 7 years.
We offer a positive learning environment along with amazing salary and benefits. At Wachusett Animal Hospital our team members are our top priority!
If you're looking to join an amazing team and help set the areas standard for veterinary services please send your resume, professional references, availability, and salary requirements when responding to this ad.
The correct candidate will be a motivated self-starter with an attention to detail, have a positive attitude, the ability to lift 50lbs, excellent communication skills and strong work ethic. 2-3 years of experience in a supervisory technician role or a Head Veterinary Technician with your CVT, or ability to become MA certified, is preferred. The ability to schedule and supervise a 16+ person technical team while performing other tasks such as training, and technician duties is required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with education and experience
About Wachusett Animal Hospital
Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat is a state of the art full service animal hospital. We offer the areas only 24 / 7 emergency services, surgery, critical care, and emergency ambulance transport. We offer complete wellness and preventative care programs, an isolation ward, the latest digital dental radiography and digital radiography technologies, ultrasound which can perform cardiac studies, and endoscopy. Our Pet Retreat contains two large day care / training rooms along with grooming, cat boarding and different levels of dog boarding. Our mission is to set the standard in pet care. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest level of veterinary medical care available.