• Veterinary Technician

    Posted: 09/12/2022

    Full Job Description

    Newport Animal Hospital located in Middletown, RI is looking to add a Veterinary Technician to our growing team! Whether you are a tenured technician or new to the field, we have positions available! We would be happy to start a new technician in our training program, or see a skilled technician jump in and contribute to our team.

    About Us:

    We are a well-established, 7 Doctor, full-service, progressive, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care. We also offer specialized services such as therapeutic laser therapy (performed by trained technicians), and acupuncture.

    Our practice consists of our main hospital in Middletown with a full surgical wing with dental suites on-site, as well as a boarding facility. We also have two satellite clinics in Newport and Jamestown.

    Our technicians are highly valued members of our team – we offer onsite training and assist in developing their skills, encouraging them to utilize them to the fullest extent, and providing opportunities for growth!

    What to Expect:

    · A team that operates and feels like a family. We pride ourselves on a welcoming environment where team members feel safe to learn and seek guidance from each other.

    · A great learning environment! Our team of technicians and Doctors enjoy having the opportunity to mentor and guide newer technicians. They work hard to support and encourage each other and love to celebrate wins, big or small.

    · Quality Medicine. Our team utilizes state of the art equipment to perform advanced techniques providing excellent care and treatment services.

    Salary commensurate with experience.

    About You:

    We are looking for veterinary technicians who are interested in joining a dedicated team, who strive to do their best and are excited to expand their skills and knowledge. The right candidate does not need experience in the role-- we have a comprehensive on-site training program.

    The ideal candidates are:

    · Veterinary Technicians that are organized and committed to outstanding client service & exceptional patient care.

    · They enjoy working as a team and are able to remain composed during stressful and emotional situations.

    · They understand that clear, effective communication among clients and team members is a priority and are dedicated to make a difference in the lives of patients and their families.

    · They are looking for opportunities to utilize their full skill-set while simultaneously learning new & advanced techniques.

    Anticipated Schedule:

    · 40 hours; Alternating weekends

    · Facility is open Mon-Fri 7a-8p, and Sat 8-5. Sundays are staffed for hospitalized patients/medical boarding/emergencies. Dental procedures/surgeries are scheduled M-F


    · Salary commensurate with experience

    · CE Allowance

    · Uniform Allowance

    · Quarterly Bonus Opportunities

    · Paid Time Off

    · Paid Holidays

    · Employee Pet Discount

    · 401k

    · Medical/Dental/Vision

    · Disability Insurance

    · Life Insurance

    For more information about our hospital, please visit https://www.newportanimalhospital.com.

    Please submit resume and cover letter to be considered for this position.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: $17.00 - $20.00 per hour


    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Employee assistance program
    • Employee discount
    • Health insurance
    • Health savings account
    • Paid time off
    • Professional development assistance
    • Referral program
    • Retirement plan
    • Vision insurance


    • 10 hour shift
    • 8 hour shift
    • Day shift
    • Holidays
    • Night shift
    • Weekend availability

    Ability to commute/relocate:

    • Middletown, RI 02842: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


    • Veterinary experience: 1 year (Preferred)

    Work Location: One location

    Interested parties may apply here.

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