Veterinary Technician

Firefly Veterinary Hospital
New York, NY
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We are looking for a wonderful and skilled technician to join the team at Firefly Veterinary Hospital. You will help drive our core values of providing excellent medical care in a positive and collaborative work environment. We are a progressive general practice located in Chelsea, NY. Come join us!

The ideal candidate is a proactive and enthusiastic team player with a desire to learn and teach. You will be working closely with our team of skilled vet techs, assistants, and veterinarians who truly enjoy what they do.

Promoting work-life balance

A healthy work-life balance is critical to your longterm success and growth as a veterinary technician, and so we offer the following compensation package:

  • A competitive salary ($28-$32/hour)
  • Signing bonus of $10,000
  • Flexible schedule (4 or 5 day work week depending on your preference)
  • Health insurance including dental and vision coverage
  • Paid time off (Sick and Vacation hours)
  • 401k
  • Scrub allowance
  • Employee pet discount
  • CE opportunities and a $500 yearly CE allowance
  • Paid holidays (Hospital is closed during major holidays)
  • No overnight or on-call shifts

It is important that you have the necessary tools and resources so that you can provide the best care.

  • Digital x-ray
  • In-house ultrasound machine
  • Full surgery suite with multiparameter monitoring equipment
  • Dental services with dental x-ray, ultrasonic scaling, high-speed equipment
  • Fully integrated electronic medical records (Ezyvet)
  • In-house bloodwork machines (CBC, Chemistry)


  • Veterinary Technician Certification/License (CVT/LVT/RVT)
  • Exceptional communication skills – strong and respectful written and verbal communication skills; able to clearly communicate with clients as well as team members
  • Adaptable – remain flexible while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Highly organized with acute attention to detail
  • Reliable – good judgment and ability to work independently and responsibly
  • Resourceful and have collaborative problem-solving skills
  • Dedicated to providing excellent service for every client and patient
  • Open to feedback, coaching, and continuous learning
  • Excellent technical skills (phlebotomy, IV catheter placement, anesthetic monitoring, intubation, assisting in surgeries, filling prescriptions).
  • Dental prophylaxis experience is a plus.
  • 3+ Veterinary Technician experience.
  • Able to lift 50lbs.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $28.00 - $32.00 per hour

COVID-19 precautions

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

All staff members wear masks Hand Sanitizers are made available at all times Curbside appointments

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $28.00 - $32.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
Clients not allowed in building, all staff must wear PPE, frequent disinfection

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Veterinary Technician
Firefly Veterinary Hospital
New York, NY
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