Benefits include comprehensive major medical, vision, and dental plans; GAP insurance (accident, short term disability, etc.); accrued PTO (sick time); vacation pay; paid employee development (some limits may apply); SIMPLE IRA matching retirement; scrub allowance; Employee Assistance Program, and generous employee pet benefit (some limits may apply).
2 Year Degree
2 openings available.
YOU can make a difference in the world of veterinary medicine!!
You've invested time, energy, and hard work to earn your technician's license. Living out your dream in a small, private practice will give you the opportunity to excel and expand those skills. Albany Animal Hospital, Inc. is looking for an exceptional individual who works with integrity, to join our team in the role of Full Time Credentialed Technician. Those with leadership qualities are highly encouraged to apply.
We are a well-established 2.5 doctor, private practice, providing veterinary medical care to small animals, exotics, and wildlife in the Mid-Willamette Valley. Oregon’s renowned diversity in nature is within your reach here: agriculture, coastal, mountains, and high desert adventures await!
Consistent Monday through Friday schedule and no weekends makes this position desirable. Work with a friendly, enthusiastic, and compassionate team of doctors and support staff. This position requires solid technical skills and a commitment to providing patients and clients with the highest standard of care with compassion and empathy.
HIRING BONUS: Payout of $1000 after successful completion of 90 days, then $500 at each consecutive quarter until paid in full.
Qualifications Prefer veterinary employment experienced applicants but NEW GRADS are also welcome to apply!
*Must be licensed/certified in the State of Oregon to begin working.
Qualified candidates will be reliable, punctual, and have the ability to follow instructions as well as be self-directed. Skilled in venipuncture, pre and post operative procedures, and monitoring anesthesia a must. Candidates must have the ability to manage emotions under pressure and stay focused in a fast-paced environment, without sacrificing attention to detail or safety. Possessing excellent communication skills, both written and oral is a plus!
Our business hours are M, T, Th 9am-6pm and W, Fr 9am - 5pm. Employees are scheduled according to the needs of the hospital. Licensed nurses typically begin their shift at 8am or 8:30am.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to bend, stand, stoop, walk, sit, talk, and listen; may be required to walk or stand for long periods of time; will use hands to manipulate, handle, restrain, or feel; will reach with hands and arms. The employee is often required to lift, carry and handle animals weighing fifty pounds or more with assistance.
Albany Animal Hospital is a drug-free workplace. Passing a pre-employment drug screen is required as a condition of employment. You will also be asked to complete a background check, prior to beginning employment.
Privately owned and operated by Dr. Ken Fletcher since 1996, Albany Animal Hospital, Inc. is a full-service veterinary hospital. Our doctors and support staff demonstrate their passion for outstanding veterinary medicine through the care provided to our patients and the relationships created with their owners. Our philosophy is to create an environment that is inclusive to all walks of life, regardless of class, status, or background, and to provide a space where customers feel comfortable sharing their pets with us, as well as who they are as pet owners. Our goal is to provide excellent patient care and service, building lasting relationships, and bringing value to the customers’ dollar.