Licensed Veterinary Technician - Avian and Exotics

Veterinary Technician New York, New York


Position at The Center for Avian and Exotic Medicine

The Center for Avian and Exotic Medicine is now hiring a Full Time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join their AMAZING team!

The ideal candidate:

  • is licensed as a technician in the state of New York
  • works well on a team
  • possesses superior customer service skills
  • has strong communication skills

Job Overview:

Applicants must be licensed and have a minimum of 2 years experience in a small animal practice, and a passion for exotic pets. Experience working with exotic pets is preferred, but not required. The most important quality we are looking for is someone who shares our values and has the ability to learn. We are a growing, fun practice looking for someone who isn’t afraid of hard work and who knows how to work under pressure, as well as how to manage slow times. Our values include utilizing technician's abilities to the fullest, and including them in all aspects of medical care. You will never be bored working with our fascinating caseload and with our eclectic staff, which includes both veterinary AND technician specialists.

Position will require some weekend, holiday, and evening hours, but we are flexible and believe in a work-life balance for all of our employees.

Why work at The Center for Avian and Exotic Medicine?

We are the only exclusively avian and exotic veterinary hospital in New York City and we are looking for a full-time technician. At our unique practice, we do not treat dogs or cats, instead spending our days working with parrots, reptiles, and a ton of interesting small mammals such as ferrets, rabbits, and rodents. We have a high surgical caseload and perform all types of procedures from endoscopy to orthopedic repairs. We have onsite ultrasound, digital radiography, and all equipment is tailored for small exotic pets. We have a strong presence in our community, offering a high-volume spay/neuter clinic for small exotic animals, and we work closely with several exotic animals rescues to help heal and place exotic pets.

Our Benefits include:
  • health insurance
  • dental
  • vision
  • life insurance
  • 401k
  • paid time off
  • paid parental leave
  • pet benefits
If you are passionate about pets and providing exceptional veterinary care, we want you to join our team!

Negotiable based on credentials and experience with an hourly pay rate starting at $20-$28/hour. The actual rate offered will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience, and location.

Apply today!