At Manhattan Cat Specialists, we are sensitive to the concerns that each client brings to our practice, and we address these concerns with a courteous, fully-trained veterinary staff. We recognize the unique character of every cat, and we treat all cats with dignity and compassion, as if they were our own. We encourage open, honest communication with our clients, allowing them to make informed decisions about their cat’s care and participate in their cat’s well-being. We are searching for a skilled LVT with surgical experience to join our team! This position can lead to Practice Mgr for the perfect candidate!
Ideal candidates are expected to have graduated from a veterinary certification program and have 2-3 years of experience in small animal practice, although certification is not a requirement. New graduates are encouraged to apply. The position will require the performance of several duties including those of room technician, client education and outpatient appointments, general surgery and maintenance of the facility.
Responsibilities: Candidates for this job should be proficient in all aspects of basic and advanced animal care to include, but not limited to: animal restraint, administering oral and injectable treatments, placing IV catheters, taking x-rays, drawing blood, running lab tests, and operating and maintaining diagnostic equipment as well as inducing, intubating and maintaining and monitoring patients under anesthesia.
Requirements Must be able to lift #50, must be available for rotating Saturday shifts.
Benefits Benefits include a health insurance stipend, company-sponsored 401k retirement program, paid time off, bonuses, paid holidays, and continuing education allowances.
relevant: 1 year required
Veterinary Technician: 1 year required
High school or equivalent (Required)
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
About Manhattan Cat Specialists
Community Veterinary Partners (CVP) mission is to bring joy to families by providing the best care possible to the pets they love. A growing community of 85+ animal hospitals in the Eastern US, CVP empowers our veterinary professionals by providing unwavering support services that allows them to get back to what they love doing the most – caring for pets.