The Louise R. Lester Spay/Neuter Clinic is seeking a motivated Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our surgical team! The clinic is a newly established arm of the Martinsville-Henry County SPCA, a non-profit, no-kill shelter dedicated to rescuing, rehabbing and rehoming pets. Our mission is to provide competent and affordable spay/neuter services to reduce pet overpopulation in our community, while educating the public on the importance of humane treatment and preventative medical care for their family pets.
Under the direction of the Veterinarian, the LVT will be responsible for assisting with surgeries, monitoring anesthesia, pre and post-surgical prepping and monitoring of animals for surgery, administering medical treatment and running diagnostic tests. Candidates must be proficient in performing dental x-ray, dental cleanings and extractions under the direction of the Veterinarian.
This position focuses on quality patient care and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely with our clients.
Job type: Full-time which may be worked as four 10- hour days or five 8- hour days. (determined by supervising veterinarian’s preference)
Our mission is to provide affordable, accessible spay/neuter and wellness services to prevent pet overpopulation and improve pet health in our community, while educating the public on the importance of humane treatment & preventative medical care for their family pets.