Licensed Veterinary Technician & Licensed Eligible Veterinary Technicians-Make a Difference!
North Shore Animal League America
Location: Port Washington, New York
Type: Part Time or Full Time
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
Sign on bonus
At our Alex Lewyt Veterinary Medical Center you’ll work with a team of highly skilled Technicians, Assistants, and Client Service Representatives and highly respected Doctors. We are an AAHA accredited practice. As a forward thinking facility, we keep up with the newest technology to meet the ever changing needs of our clients.
Assist Veterinarians with medical examinations, dental procedures, surgeries.
Administer medications as prescribed by Veterinarians.
Monitor post-surgical patients.
Per lab tests and scans.
Display proficiency in all technical skills.
Attend rounds and perform all other related duties as assigned.
Communicate with clients, provide support.
NYS Veterinary Technician License, limited permit, or are currently enrolled in an AVMA school program.
Experience a plus, but will train new graduates.
Must be able to lift 40-50 lbs.
Ability to handle and control animals.
Must be able to multi-task and perform in a fast paced environment.
Must love animals and fully support the mission of NSALA.
Flexible to work additional hours when workload requires.
Full and Part-time shifts must be able to work a combination of days, evenings, and weekend shifts. (Per Diem positions also available.)
North Shore Animal League America is the largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization in the world. We are a non-profit organization and since 1944, the League's mission has been saving the lives of pets through adoption, rescue and advocacy initiatives. Every year, the League reaches across the country to rescue, nurture and adopt nearly 18,000 pets into happy and loving homes. Over the years, the League has placed more than 1.1 million puppies, kittens, cats and dogs into carefully screened homes.
Our Pet Health Centers—comprising the Alex Lewyt Veterinary Medical Center, the Don and Karen LaRocca Pet Wellness Center, and the Freed Special Recovery Center—address all aspects of pet health, from prevention to treatment. Staffed by skilled and compassionate veterinary professionals, these facilities provide high quality, affordable care for animals in need. The Lewyt Medical Center, accredited by the prestigious American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), provides comprehensive medical, diagnostic, surgical, and dental services. The LaRocca Wellness Center offers a full range of preventive care, including physical and aquatic therapy, acupuncture, and nutritional co...unseling. The Freed Special Recovery Center affords comfortable isolation for animals with contagious disease, ensuring a safe environment for all. Open to all pets, the Centers support our no-kill mission to Rescue, Nurture, Adopt, and Educate.