Emergency & Critical Care Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) - Full Time
Location: Middletown, Connecticut
Type: Full Time
Salary: $28 +
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
Pay depends on level of experience
Pieper Memorial Veterinary Center is a thriving specialty and emergency practice established in 2010, with specialties including Critical Care, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Exotics and Surgery. We are seeking an experienced VTS to join our Emergency & Critical Care team. The specialty, ER and Critical Care teams at Pieper Veterinary are a dynamic and cohesive group of skilled DVMs, Technicians and Assistants.
Technicians at Pieper can expect to grow with the hospital. As we keep up to date on the most innovative medicine, so will you. Provide the highest level of nursing care and know that you made a difference in all the pets’ lives you worked with. This position is ideal for someone who wants to challenge themselves professionally to expand their knowledge and work with a cohesive team practicing advanced medicine.
Contact Kate at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text 860-335-3241 to discuss position further.
*This position does require availability for weekend rotations.
Paid time off
CE opportunities & allowances
Insurance: health, dental, vision, and disability
401(k) plan with employer match
Generous employee pet discount
Employee Assistance Program
Annual uniform allowance
Continuous learning via in-house training seminars and reference material
Employee appreciation events and activities
Many opportunities for internal transfer and promotion
This is a high-volume facility and something new is always coming in the door. We are also very proud to be a VECCS Level I certified emergency & critical care facility.
Pieper Veterinary considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Pieper Veterinary discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
With roots in the local community dating back to 1933, Pieper Veterinary was originally established as a mixed animal practice by Dr. Niel Pieper, with the goal of providing the highest standard of care to both patients and clients. Today, Pieper Veterinary is a hub and spokes model practice, featuring four general practice hospitals, supported by our urgent care center as well as our emergency and specialty center, located throughout the Connecticut River Valley.
We are proud to be able to offer the most advanced technology and diagnostics to our patients, while still maintaining the feeling of community and family that the Pieper name has come to stand for. We are also very proud to be a VECCS Level I certified emergency & critical care facility.
Our Core Values guide our business every day:
We love what we do
We love what we do and who we do it for. We pay attention to the patient’s journey and we treat the individual. We’re passionate and proud of our work, our patients and our team. We put our hearts into it.
We believe veterinary medicine is a team sport
We know the best way to care for our patients and clients is by working together. We respect, trust, support... and encourage our co-workers. We have each other’s back. We ask “How can I help?”
Laughter is the best medicine
The work we do is challenging, and we stay strong by lifting each other up. We feel a positive attitude and a little humor has the ability to make all the difference in someone’s day.
We can handle it
In fact, we can handle anything. We take action while keeping out cool. We adapt to whatever comes through the door. We’re decision, confident and we are fearless. We like a good challenge and we do what is necessary.
Good people work here
We are united by the desire to be ethical, honest and responsible. We show integrity, compassion and respect and genuinely care about our work and our patients.