Seeking an independent, compassionate Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our team!
Why Levittown Animal Hospital in Levittown, NY?
We’re focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our doctor and medical staff the ability to provide excellent service and care. In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, cold therapy laser, and CryoProbe. Additionally, along with our sister facility, Farmingdale Dog and Cat Clinic, we are the only hospitals on Long Island that are certified in Low Stress Handling. Our hospital has a fun, family-like atmosphere that offers a lot of flexibility, freedom and growth potential. We encourage our people to grow, both personally and professionally, and support them in those endeavors.
Best of Long Island
This year, we were voted as the Best Pet Hospital, Best Pet Sitting / Boarding, Best Veterinarian (Dr. Michael Funk, DVM) in the Bethpage Best of Long Island 2018. We are extremely honored that our clients and community recognize the outstanding care our hospital provides.
Who are we looking for?
Applicants must have a strong work ethic, preserve a positive personality, capable of communicating effectively, be able to multi-task efficiently in a fast paced environment, have the ability to work in harmony with a team, possess a well-rounded technical skillset and have a passion for delivering exceptional care to patients as well as clients.
Requirements & Responsibilities:
Assist the veterinarian in exam rooms and use veterinary software for documenting medical notes
Perform venipuncture for phlebotomy and catheter placement
Obtain laboratory sample collection, process and possibly interpret results (fecal/parasite analysis, ear cytology, skin cytology, urinalysis, blood smears)
Perform diagnostic imaging
Prep patients for and assist in surgery
Perform dental prophies
Administer vaccines and medications (oral, topical, injectable)
Fill prescriptions and review directions with clients
Communicate with and educate clients
Provide compassionate patient care
We’re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:
Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
Paid time off for full-time employees
Continuing education allowance