Internal Medicine Veterinary Technician (Signing Bonus)

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Signing Bonus, Competitive Salary, Student Loan Repayment, Paid Parental Leave, PTO, and more!
Jan 12, 2022
Jan 17, 2022
Practice Area
Small Animal
Position Type
Contract Type
Organization Type
Private Practice
Job Description:

Are you looking to be a part of a dynamic hospital team, while having the support and resources to push yourself?

VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital & Referral Center, or just VCA VetCare to our friends, is located 5,312 feet above sea level* in beautiful, fun, and (if you ask us) highly underrated Albuquerque, New Mexico. Our hospital is growing by leaps and bounds and we are currently seeking experienced technicians to join our Internal Medicine team! Interested? Read on!!

The successful candidate:

The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine starting from the NURSING staff-with the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen. Our ideal candidate will function well within a team dynamic, working alongside a variety of personalities in a fast-paced environment. They will be solution-oriented, and seek continued growth and improvement, both as an individual, and as a team. They will be dependable and timely, with flexibility in scheduling, up to and including weekends and holidays. The ideal candidate will be credentialed or equivalent experience, but we are willing to train the right candidate. What specific skills are we looking for?
  • Advanced Anesthetic experience
  • Advanced Technical Skills
  • Able to remain calm in stressful situations
  • Flexibility in schedule, including occasional later hours
  • Effective verbal, listening and communication skills
  • Strong multitasking skills
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos
  • Able to effectively present information to clients in one-on-one and small group situations to clients

What YOU WILL be achieving:

As a member of our Internal Medicine team, you will assist board-certified specialists in delivering cutting-edge diagnostics and treatment- including ultrasound, CT, and endoscopy- to patients with exceptionally challenging medical issues. Looking to advance your knowledge of anatomy, biology, and medications? This is where it happens. Interested in helping administer complicated courses of treatment? That's extremely IM.

Most importantly, do you want to help pet owners figure out the treatment that finally makes their pet feel better? This. Is. The place.

Professional benefits include:

• Receive free access and training from the Reassessment Campaign on Veterinary Resuscitation (RECOVER) initiative all the way through the hands on practical assessment!

Robust Clinical Studies program

• Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

Opportunity to teach and mentor

• Competitive wage exciding national standards

• Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, 401(k)

• Life and Long Term Disability insurance

$750.00 CE allowance per year

• A pair of Winks Scrubs for everyday of the week you work.

At VCA we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and want to be a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and do their best work.