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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Technician Supervisor in Calabash, North Carolina

Location: 9256 Beach Drive, NC-179, Calabash, NC 28467

VCA Seaside Animal Hospital is hiring an experienced Veterinary Technician with a passion for training, leadership, and interests in progressing your career !

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) is required for this role, but we will also consider a highly experienced assistants enrolled in technical school or technologist program.

Bonus: $ 1000 sign-on bonus for eligible applicants

About Us

We are an AAHA-accredited, 2-doctor practice in coastal Calabash, NC. We see canine and feline patients, offering primary care, illness care, surgery, dentistry, boarding, and more. We are open Monday through Friday 7:30am - 5:30pm, Saturdays 8am - 1pm, and closed Sundays.

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About the Role

The Technician Supervisor role will allow you to take the skills and experience you’ve gained over the years in this profession and put them to great use with our hospital.

This is a working supervisory position responsible for the leadership and development of the patient care team. Technical skills that you will be utilizing (and teaching!) include:

  • Client education and communication

  • Compassionate patient care

  • Patient assessment

  • Surgical preparation and assisting

  • Anesthesia induction and monitoring

  • Lab sample collection and processing

  • Venipuncture and catheter placement

  • Pharmacy and medication administration

  • Diagnostic imaging

  • Medical recordkeeping

Supervisory duties will include:

  • Team training, development and support

  • Implementing department policies and procedure

  • Scheduling staff and conducting team meetings

  • Accurately handling and recording controlled drugs

  • Record keeping

  • Inventory ordering and management

  • Equipment maintenance

As Technician Supervisor, you will be committed to maintaining a healthy work environment where all employees are elevated, empowered and enjoy what we do!


VCA Animal Hospitals is a community of over 800 hospitals across the US, including primary care, emergency and specialty medicine. We offer world class medicine with hometown care. Together we are taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.

We are passionate about supporting our technicians and assistants and are committed to your personal career development. At VCA, you will enjoy an inclusive work environment where you can focus on your career, your happiness, and the patients you serve.

Some of the many benefits we offer:

  • Access to the people and resources of a large veterinary community

  • Advancement and leadership opportunities

  • Medical, dental & vision insurance, a variety of additional coverage options

  • Access to free mental health care (up to 12 sessions a year), life assistance program, resources like Headspace, etc.

  • Fully employer-paid life, long-term and short-term disability insurance

  • Paid vacation, paid sick time, holiday pay

  • Paid parental leave

  • Continuing Education allowance for full time credentialed veterinary technicians

  • CE and learning opportunities for all associates

  • Tuition support and sponsorships including Veterinary Technology AAS, BAS completion and more

  • Veterinary Technician license reimbursement

  • Generous hospital discounts for your pets, a variety of other discounts

  • 401(k) retirement plan

  • Referral bonus opportunities

  • Opportunities to give back through VCA Charities and community partnerships

Ready to join our leadership team? Apply today! We look forward to hearing from you soon.

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse Jobs.

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)

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at