The Veterinary Technician is a vital position in our hospital. If you are looking for a busy (5 doctor) fast paced hospital where you can use your degree to the fullest, then we are the hospital for you. Our veterinarians rely on and expect our technicians to use their knowledge and skills and encourage continued learning. We are looking for a certified/licensed veterinary technician who is skilled in venipuncture, placing IV catheters, microscopic identification of intestinal and topical parasites, skin and ear cytology, preparation and analysis of urine specimens, proper positioning for obtaining radiographs, monitoring anesthesia and assisting in surgeries and with ultrasounds, administering medication and vaccines, assisting in exam rooms, treatment of hospitalized patients, educating clients and all other aspects of being a certified veterinary technician. If you love your profession and are motivated to provide caring and low stress care for patients and clients, have a positive attitude and are able to work professionally with all team mates then we are interested in adding you to our team. Complete employee benefit package includes full health insurance , dental insurance, access to vision insurance, vacation, sick and holiday pay; paid continuing education and license renewal; employee discount on pet care and Simple IRA .
We are in beautiful Hershey, PA where neighbors look out for each other and the air smells like chocolate. We are a little more than an hour from Philadelphia and about 2 hours from Baltimore as well as close to a lot of hiking and nature trails if you love the outdoors.
*COVID -19 CONSIDERATIONS: We are currently working by curbside service. All interactions with clients are on the phone or masked outside the building except for euthanasia. Employees have daily temperature checks and are required to wear a mask.
If this sounds like a position for you, please submit your resume with a cover letter to Stephanie (Please no phone calls)
About Animal Health Care Center of Hershey
We are a small animal hospital located on East Chocolate Avenue in Hershey, PA . Appointments are available mornings, afternoons and evenings Monday through Friday and Saturday mornings. Our mission is committed to delivering the most compassionate and comprehensive veterinary care available. We are dedicated to respond to the needs of all our patients and clients in an empathetic and caring manner. Our values include compassionate interpersonal relationships and devotion the the animals that, freely and unconditionally, give us love and companionship.
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