Southeastern Veterinary Hospital in Lumberton, NC is seeking a full-time Veterinarian Technician. We are a busy, fast-paced practice located in a rural area, and provide excellent care to both companion animals and livestock.
We offer all routine services such as spay/neuter, dental prophylaxis, radiographs, and vaccinations. In addition, Southeastern Veterinary Hospital provides services such as in-house progesterone testing, surgical insemination, ear cropping, ultrasound, boarding, and grooming. We also offer farm calls, and accept emergencies after-hours. At SEVH, we pride ourselves on our customer service and willingness to meet the needs of our clients. We have a close relationship with NC State University’s teaching hospital and experts in every field that we can consult when needed.
Our owner and head veterinarian, Dr. Curt Locklear, is a pillar of his community. He is well-respected and has been voted "Best Veterinarian" by the people of Robeson County for several consecutive years. He is a graduate of Tuskegee University, and has been in practice for over thirty years. Dr. Locklear is an outstanding mentor, and is always willing to teach an eager learner.
Applicants should be willing to work any hours, and be on the on-call rotation. A positive attitude and a strong work ethic are a must. The ability to multi-task is valued, as our practice is extremely fast-paced and busy. Experience as a technician or assistant is preferred, but not required. On-the-job training is an option for those who are fast-learners who can accept constructive criticism.
Duties will include, but are not limited to: Assisting in surgery and surgery prep, administering medications, running labwork, preparing prescriptions, placing indwelling catheters, administering subcutaneous fluids, and client relations.
About Southeastern Veterinary Hospital
Southeastern Veterinary Hospital is a busy, multi-doctor practice in rural Robeson County, North Carolina. We are a mixed practice, treating companion animals and livestock.
We offer house and farm calls, routine surgeries, specialty procedures, and full service grooming/boarding. SEVH is equipped with a new digital radiograph, equine radiograph equipment, and other technologies to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of our patients. We perform a number of artificial and surgical inseminations, which are made simpler by our in-house progesterone testing machine.
We are a family-owned and operated office that is proud to be celebrating its 31ST year in business. Dr. Curt Locklear is a highly respected member of his community, and gives back whenever the opportunity is presented. Southeastern Vet participates in local Rabies clinics, Discount spay/neuter programs, and volunteer career fairs. We are often asked to make appearances in schools to educate students about proper pet health care.