Veterinary Technician & Assistant Jobs in Plainview, NY
Long Island Veterinary Specialists is hiring full-time New York State Licensed Veterinary Technicians (LVTs) and Veterinary Assistants to join our team!
You will join a collaborative team of veterinary professionals offering referral services in the fields of Cardiology, Dermatology, Emergency, Integrative Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Radioiodine Therapy (I-131), Physical Rehabilitation, and Surgery. Apply for one of our veterinary technician jobs today!
You’ll Love Your Life at LIVS
Our veterinary technicians and assistants provide top-notch, compassionate care to our patients and clients. We train and cross-train new staff members, so the sky is the limit! We’re happy to welcome recent graduates to our team.
Full Time Benefits
- Medical & Dental Coverage
- Generous Paid Time Off
- Employee Pet Discounts
- $30-40 per hour, based on experience
- $5,000 signing bonus available for qualified applicants (technicians only)
- Formal Education & Training
- Tuition Support
- Licensing Fees & CE Coverage
- Veterinary Nursing Development Programs and Resources
Veterinary technician job duties include general nursing care and medication administration, anesthesia administration and monitoring, post-surgical care, use of in-house laboratory, radiography, IV catheterization, and collection of blood and urine samples. We will train and cross-train new staff members, so the sky is the limit! Recent graduates are welcome. If you are interested in providing unparalleled patient care, join our knowledgeable and talented team of professionals.
The desired applicant will have strong communication skills and compassion in dealing with clients and patients. Duties include basic husbandry for patients such as feeding, walking, cleaning, and bathing, as well as assisting veterinarians and veterinary technicians. Although prior experience is a plus, we are happy to train eager applicants. If you are interested in providing unparalleled care while gaining valuable experience for a career in veterinary medicine, come join our knowledgeable and talented team of professionals.
The Veterinary Nursing Development (VND) programs at Long Island Veterinary Specialists provide a variety of continuing education benefits, including:
- Fear Free Training
- Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) Mentorship Program
- RECOVER Veterinary CPR Rescuer Certification Support and Training
- In-House Development Resources
- Veterinary Technician Veterinary Assistant Development Programs in partnership with Penn Foster College
Other positions currently open at Long Island Veterinary Specialists include:
- Client Service Representatives
- Veterinary Assistants
- Emergency Veterinarians
- Specialist Positions
…and more! Click here to view all open positions at LIVS.