VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Technician in Latham, New York
What makes the VCA Shaker Animal Hospital different? You do!
How does being excited to go to work every day again sound to you? What about feeling appreciated as a valued member of a skilled team with a vision for the future of your career? At VCA Shaker Animal Hospital we are seeking a fulltime Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our unique and growing team. Culture is really important to us because we value each person individually. There’s something special about you and we are excited to learn more!
VCA Shaker Animal Hospital is a busy 5 + doctor practice offering general practice, advanced dental services, orthopedic surgery, rehabilitation, acupuncture and radiology. As an LVT on our team you will work with other talented and engaged LVTs and form strong trusting relationships with the veterinarians and other support staff. Our leadership is here to help our hospital flourish so you can provide exceptional care to every patient, deliver an outstanding client experience and nurture a supportive work environment for all.
Why We Want You
You’ve worked hard for your credentials (CVT, RVT, LVT) and we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. Tell us all about what makes you love being an LVT. Former staff eligible for rehire are encouraged to apply. Send us a cover letter and resume.
Why Join The VCA Family?
We are passionate about supporting LVTs and are committed to your personal career development. We create and support an inclusive work environment where you can focus on your career, your happiness, and the patients you serve.
Below are some of the many benefits of joining the VCA team:
Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community
Career development programs
Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities
Tuition support and sponsorships
Free wellness subscriptions (Head Space)
Medical, dental & vision insurance
Life, long and short term disability insurance
Paid parental leave
Paid vacation and sick time
The salary range for this position is $20 - $26 / hour based on experience
If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find 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 vcacareers.com