Career Opportunities

New York State Licensed Veterinary Technician

The Village Veterinary Clinic of Hamburg is seeking New York State licensed veterinary technicians for community/daytime hours. Weekend rotations may be required. 

We want unique individuals who choose to work for the betterment of animal health and we encourage the individuality of our team members in the context of our professional, forward-thinking animal hospital. 

If you are new to the field, we offer mentorship.  We want to see you grow as a technician in this ever-changing and exciting field of veterinary medicine!  Our team not only wants you to complete your goals but exceed them. 

Our compassionate team, highly trained technicians and experienced veterinarians provide individualized care for each pet.  We offer a variety of services such as wellness and emergency, physical therapy and rehabilitation, acupuncture, individualized immunization protocols, screening for maladies, nutrition counseling, pain management, radiology services, dental care, surgery, ultrasound, laser therapy, and select orthopedic procedures. 

List of veterinary technician tasks (but not limited to):

  • Wellness office visits
  • Triaging and assisting the veterinarian with emergency visits
  • Venipuncture
  • Screening for maladies using our in-hospital equipment or submitting samples to outside reference labs
  • Prepping, preparing and recovering patients from surgery
  • Client communication in person and on the phone
  • Anesthetizing and monitoring patients under anesthesia
  • Dentistry
  • Digital x-rays and digital dental x-rays
  • Collecting and performing in hospital lab tests such as cytology’s, fecal exams, fungal cultures, skin scraping, etc.
  • Filling patient prescriptions  
  • Using our practice management software, Avimark
  • Monitoring and caring for in-hospital patients

We need energetic, motivated and communicative individuals looking to make a difference in the lives of people and their pets.  Benefit package after successful completion of training.  Please send resumes to vvchom@yahoo.com.  We look forward to hearing from you!

Overnight Veterinary Assistant

Are you a night owl or prefer to be awake when everyone else is asleep?  We want unique individuals who choose to work for the betterment of animal health and we encourage the individuality of our team members in the context of our professional, forward-thinking animal hospital. 

The Village Veterinary Clinic of Hamburg is seeking a veterinary assistant for our overnight, emergency hours.  This is a full-time position with weekend rotations. 

If you are new to the field, we offer mentorship.  We want to see you grow as an assistant in this ever-changing and exciting field of veterinary medicine!  Our team not only wants you to complete your goals but exceed them. 

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting the technician and doctors with emergencies
  • Clean the hospital, cages, surgical rooms, isolation rooms after they have been utilized
  • Restrain pets for the veterinary technicians and the veterinarians
  • Provide bedding, water, food to the patients (if instructed by the medical team)
  • Take patients for a walk
  • Re-stock supplies in the hospital
  • Draw up patient vaccines for appointments
  • Laundry
  • Wash dishes
  • Autoclave surgical materials and instruments

We need energetic, motivated and communicative individuals looking to make a difference in the lives of people and their pets.  Benefit package after successful completion of training.  Please send resumes to vvchom@yahoo.com.  We look forward to hearing from you!