Licensed Veterinary Technicians

Upstate Veterinary Specialties (UVS) is looking for Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join its team. Our newest team member will join a collegial team of board certified specialists in Cardiology (3), Critical care (1), Internal medicine (2), Neurology (2), Ophthalmology (2), Oncology (1), Radiology (1), Rehabilitation (1), and Surgery (2).

In December 2015, we expanded to our newly built custom 23,000 square foot facility and opened our 24/7 Emergency and Critical Care service. Our emergency department currently has nine emergency doctors and one critical care specialist. 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.

We are seeking dedicated team players in the following departments:

  • Emergency
  • Internal Medicine

We have a variety of available schedules in our Emergency Service including full time, part time, and per diem positions. Our specialty positions are 4-day work week.

UVS is located in Latham, NY, which is considered part of upstate New York’s ‘Tri-City’ area. The capital district is a lively and energetic region that balances our historic roots with a vibrant metropolitan atmosphere. Each of the four changing seasons brings different scenery and events that offer cultural enrichment and more! The growing area is centrally located between the mountains of the Adirondacks, Berkshires, and Catskills and the popular cities of Boston, Montreal and New York.

The area’s attractions include the Empire State Plaza, Saratoga Race Track and Performing Arts Center, Lake George, Thatcher Park, The New York State Museum, and more. In the Capital District, there is something for everyone! With a variety of restaurants, bars, and entertainment, the Capital District of upstate New York is a great place to work and play. The area provides a thriving business community and exceptional educational institutes with both urban and suburban living that is sure to fulfill your lifestyle. To learn more about our amazing city visit

Our ideal candidate is a team player that will embrace our culture.

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:

  • Medical, dental and long-term disability
  • 401(k) with matching contribution
  • Generous PTO
  • Substantial CE allowance
  • Employee stipend to assist with pet insurance


How to Apply

Please inquire about current open positions by sending your resume, references, our employment application, and a letter of interest to

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Upstate Veterinary Specialties

Upstate Veterinary Specialties