Lead Veterinary Technician (Surgery) - Pet Emergency & Specialty Center - East County

Veterinary Technician La Mesa, California


Position at Pet Emergency & Specialty Center - East County

The Pet Emergency & Specialty Center- East County is looking for an Experienced Lead Veterinary Technician to join our busy surgery team. 

Busy 24 hour Emergency/Specialty hospital is looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and experienced leader/technician with good customer service skills.

We pride ourselves in providing quality care for the San Diego area, and have done so for over 25 years. We are a large, upbeat, state of the art hospital.

The Lead Surgery Technician position requires previous client service experience, strong multi-tasking skills, effective verbal, listening and communications skills. Advanced anesthetic skills and the ability to remain calm under pressure are a must. The ability to organize and motivate staff is essential.  This position requires the use of strong medical math, venipuncture, and radiology skills.  RVT preferred but not required.

Experience Required: 

  • 3 years experience in small animal surgery/anesthesia
  • Prior supervisory experience
  • Previous client service experience
  • Strong multi-tasking & communication skills.
  • Advanced anesthetic skills
  • Previous training experience
This position is daytime hours, may include Saturdays and/or Sundays

All skills fully utilized. Plenty of room for growth and advancement with hard work and a great attitude. Come join the team voted the “Best in San Diego”!

We offer great benefit packages to choose from,  including Medical, Vision and Dental insurance. PTO with no “use it or lose it clause”, internal and external continuing education, dynamic pet care discounts, 401K, and much, much, more!

If you desire to work in a collaborative environment that encourages personal growth while allowing you to provide exceptional patient care and client service, then Apply Today!  

Apply today!  We look forward to hearing from you!