Portland Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Care (PVESC), with two locations in Portland, Maine, is staffed with 17 board-certified veterinary specialists and experienced emergency doctors. PVESC is proud to offer the highest quality veterinary referral and emergency medicine. Our specialties include surgery, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, neurology, anesthesiology, emergency & critical care, and cardiology.

PVESC has 2 openings in our oncology department for experienced licensed veterinary technicians or very experienced veterinary assistants to support a newly hired Board-Certified Veterinary Oncologist as we expand our oncology service. The perfect candidates will have great technician skills, enjoy forging compassionate relationships with our cancer patients and the people who love them, be great with client communication, enjoy computers, and be equally handy in appointments and procedures. If you are a seasoned professional in oncology medicine, or if you are an experienced technician interested in expanding your knowledge to include oncology, then you’re the right candidate for this position.

PVESC is committed to valuing you by offering a substantial sign-on bonus, competitive compensation, and an extensive benefits plan, helping you to financial security. You will build friendships as part of a compassionate and supportive team. PVESC also believes in community outreach. For example, we host events such as Pet Rock in the Park, an annual outdoor pet-friendly event in Portland featuring live bands, pet rescues, and shelters, food trucks, pet vendors, animal demonstrations, amazing raffle prizes, and much more, all to raise money for cancer research in companion animals. We also host continuing education dinner events for veterinarians and veterinary staff from all over Maine, sharing valuable information and eating great food.

If you are interested in furthering your career in veterinary medicine, please email your resume and letter of interest to

Job Type: Full-time