Lead Veterinary Technician

Technicians | Hell's Kitchen, NY

   Seeking an independent, compassionate, and Licensed Technician to join and lead our team!

Why Pure Paws Veterinary Care of Hell's Kitchen in NY, 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 hospitals are equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, and in-house labs. Our Hell’s Kitchen location is also equipped with a cold laser.
 
Our team wants you to know...
“We are always laughing and finding ways to have fun, even on the most stressful days. Maybe it’s silly, but we’ve started giving each other nicknames based off of the personalities of some of our French Bulldog patients. It’s always fun to joke around and debate!”
 
Our Commitment to Diversity:
We are dedicated to establishing a culture that celebrates all forms of diversity and allows us to be an inclusive service provider in this community.
 
Who are we looking for?
Applicants must have an active veterinary technician license, surgery and monitoring anesthesia experience, 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 skill set, and have a passion for delivering exceptional care to patients as well as clients.
 
Pay:
Hourly pay is $35-$40/hr based on experience and skill set. 
 
Schedule:
This is a full time need at 35-39 hours/week. Must have a flexible schedule as we are open 7 days a week. 
 
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
  • Perform anesthesia
  • 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
Benefits:
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:
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
  • Paid time off for full-time employees
  • 401(k) plan
  • Continuing education allowance for licensed technicians
  • Guardian voluntary benefits