Upstate Veterinary Specialties (UVS) is looking for Veterinary Assistants to join its team. We are a thriving, privately owned, specialty referral practice located in the Capital District of upstate New York. We offer a congenial, cooperative work environment with board certified specialists in Cardiology, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Physical Therapy, Radiology and Surgery.
We enjoy a custom built 40,000 square foot facility that includes a full time (24/7) emergency and critical care service..
We are seeking an enthusiastic team player to work with our medical staff. Veterinary Assistants support our doctors and technicians with the medical treatments and care of our patients. They also ensure that all treatment areas are clean, organized and well-stocked.
Veterinary Assistants must possess excellent communication skills, the ability to work in a fast paced and collaborative, team-oriented environment. The ability to lift animals and boxes and to be constantly moving throughout the hospital is required. We are looking for Assistant’s in both our specialty and emergency departments. We can offer a variety of shifts including but not limited to; overnight shifts, weekends, and holidays. Candidates must have prior experience in a veterinary hospital or in animal husbandry.
UVS offers a competitive compensation package including: fully paid medical, dental and long-term disability insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with a matching contribution, generous paid time off, and pet insurance.