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VCA Animal Hospitals Emergency/Critical Care Credentialed Veterinary Technician in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Who are you people, and w hy should I join up? _ _

VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital and Referral Center has both primary care (a.k.a. GP) and specialty/ER services, including oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and internal medicine. It’s an amazing place to grow your career in veterinary patient care, since you’ll get hands-on experience with a huge variety of cases and have the opportunity to learn from many, many helpful and knowledgeable people. We have a supportive, highly involved tech manager team and an experienced group of techs in every department that you’ll be able to lean on from day one. We offer competitive pay and benefits (medical/dental/vision/retirement)

What are you looking for? _ _

Are you an experienced technician ready to broaden your skills and learn more?! AWESOME! Are you a newly credentialed technician who is eager to learn but short on experience? That’s cool too! We are 100% willing to train when we find folks who are a great fit with our culture. 

We are filling positions for swing and overnight shifts with our Emergency and Critical Care departments.

When you say “a great fit...” _ _

Yeah, we should probably expand on that, huh? A great Vet Care tech is… 

  • Ready and willing to function as part of a team 

  • Committed to self-improvement, personally and professionally 

  • Flexible, in terms of scheduling availability and in terms taking what the day gives you 

  • Receptive to new responsibilities and different approaches 

  • Kind, respectful, food-motivated, and possessing an excellent sense of humor 

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Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)

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