Licensed Veterinary Technician Supervisor/Shift Lead

Upstate Veterinary Specialties (UVS) is a privately owned, specialty and emergency veterinary practice located in the Capital District of upstate New York. We offer a congenial, supportive work environment with board certified specialists in Cardiology, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Radiology, Physical Therapy, and Surgery. Our mission is to help our patients live longer, happier lives through expert medical care and compassionate customer service.

We enjoy a custom built 40,000 square foot facility and a busy 24/7 Emergency and Critical Care service. Our ICU is supported by full-time LVTs, assistants, and client relations staff and includes diagnostic ultrasound, critical care cages, full in-house laboratory, and a blood bank to maintain our high-quality patient care. In addition, our hospital is equipped with advanced imaging modalities including 1.5T MRI, 64 slice CT scanner, and multiple ultrasound units.

Our technicians are highly trained and have access to our state-of-the-art equipment. They enjoy a compassionate, exciting, and fast-paced work environment.

What’s in it for you?

At UVS, we work hard to be worthy of the trust from our referral network and community. Our clients see and know our compassion for our work, themselves, and their pets. In addition, we value our employees and treat them like family. We encourage our employees to pursue a healthy balance between work and life and offer multiple incentives that speak to our philosophy.

UVS offers a competitive compensation package which includes:

  • Fully paid medical, dental, and long-term disability insurance
  • Retirement plan with matching contribution
  • Generous paid time off
  • Pet insurance stipend
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Employee Appreciation Events
  • Growth opportunity
  • Variety of work schedules that include evenings and one weekend day

Are you interested in an opportunity with UVS, but live too far for a daily commute? We may have a solution for you!

  • UVS offers a housing allowance benefit to both full-time and part-time employees who work consecutive shifts. A daily or monthly allowance will be offered to employees who live more than 60 miles from UVS in order to obtain temporary housing while completing their scheduled shifts. This benefit is offered as part of the employment agreement upon hire.

What are we looking for?

Are you Licensed Veterinary Technician who has management and supervisor skills? Are looking for a rewarding career and want to manage a small group of medical staff? Due to our continued growth, we are looking for a Supervisor or Shift Lead to join our team! Our ideal candidate will embrace our culture and display empathy, kindness, and patience in all aspects of their work and is willing to work a variety of different shifts.

Candidates must possess excellent communication skills, and the ability to work in a fast paced and collaborative environment. The ability to handle multiple tasks at once and a close attention to detail are essential. Candidates should have demonstrated abilities to motivate and develop team members in order to help us continue to offer exceptional customer service and high quality medical care to our patients.

Applicants MUST have a Valid NYS Veterinary Technician License. Those without a license will not be considered for the Supervisor/ Shift Lead position. Send your letter of interest and resume for consideration.

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Upstate Veterinary Specialties

Upstate Veterinary Specialties