Portland Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Care (PVESC) of Portland, ME is looking for a full time, experienced licensed veterinary technician to join our growing surgery department. Our surgical technicians are responsible for all aspects of surgical nursing, performing diagnostics, administering and monitoring anesthesia, maintaining treatments, admitting and discharging patients, surgical assisting, post-op care and recovery, and client customer service. Experience in anesthesia and surgery preferred. We focus on high quality, supportive, and personalized care for our clients and their pets. You will be able to utilize your skills to the fullest.
Our busy surgery department has three board certified surgeons, specializing in soft tissue, orthopedic, laparoscopic, and neurosurgery. We are a state-of-the-art facility with a 4 slice CT machine, digital radiology, two surgical suites, in-house laboratory suite, Pulse-Vet shockwave therapy, laser therapy, as well as advanced monitoring equipment.
Our new team member should possess exceptional written and oral communication skills, and attention to detail. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, compassionate, dependable, a team player, and eager to learn new skills. Our team members must lead by example and are held accountable for quality care and customer service. It is imperative that our surgical staff be able to interact well with the emergency team, as well as maintain an enthusiastic and positive attitude. The ideal candidate must have a flexible schedule, and be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays. We are committed to and encourage your professional growth. We offer competitive compensation with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, paid time off, continuing education, 401K, disability insurance, and pet care discounts.
If you are interested in furthering your career in veterinary medicine, please email your resume and letter of interest to Kim Kovaly.
Job Type: Full-time