Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants to join our amazing team!
Location: Knoxville, Tennessee
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 2 Year Degree
Salary: $17.00 - $24.00/hour
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
Animal Emergency and Specialty Center, in Knoxville, Tennessee is hiring Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants to join our amazing team!
We are offering signing and commitment bonuses available for experienced Veterinary Technicians! We also support relocation financial assistance if you are looking to move to the Knoxville, TN area.
Animal Emergency and Specialty Center of Knoxville is the premier veterinary provider of emergency and specialty services. Our highly trained and compassionate team provide advanced veterinary services including 24-hour Emergency and Critical Care, Surgery, Internal Medicine and Oncology. We invest in our team; your success is our success!
Our Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants are the heart of our hospital. Each day presents endless learning opportunities and a chance to make a real difference for our patients and clients.
Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
Patient triage and care
Radiographs and CT scans
Wound care and bandaging
IV Fluids and injections
Dispense and administer medications
Maintain Case Files
Comfort, support, and educate pet owners
Assist in training of veterinary students
And many more
We are seeking Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants with all experience levels; we will train you. Experience within an emergency or specialty hospital is a plus.
AESC strives to provide an encouraging work environment with a positive work/life balance. This position offers shifts of either three or four consecutive days leaving the rest of your week free to explore and enjoy Knoxville, TN. We are also looking for a strong work ethic, good communication skills, a positive attitude, a willingness to learn and grow, and a passion for saving the lives of animals. We believe in work-life balance, most of our positions will be either 3-day or 4-days per week shifts. We also offer opportunities to attend national conferences such as ACVIM and VECCS annually.
Knoxville is a pet-friendly, welcoming community. There are numerous outdoor activities including kayaking, cycling, boating, fishing, hiking, and drinking at local breweries (That counts as an activity, right?). In downtown Market Square, there are rooftop lounges, live music and even a hidden speakeasy. Restaurants are plentiful with an excellent BBQ joint within walking distance of the clinic.