Animal Emergency & Specialty Care

Certified Veterinary Technician

Animal Emergency & Specialty Center in Parker, is seeking certified veterinary technicians to join our Emergency & Critical Care Department.  Candidates have the opportunity to work with multiple specialists and to see a diverse caseload.  The Emergency & Critical Care Department provides care for patients in our extensive and technologically advanced ICU.  Candidates will work with two Board-Certified Critical Care Specialists, on a daily basis to provide the highest patient care for these patients and their owners.

This diverse caseload will give the candidate the opportunity to work with multiple specialists in a progressive environment (advanced imaging, minimally invasive techniques, etc.). This encourages an interesting, yet fun working atmosphere.   The ideal candidate will have experience as a veterinary technician working in a fast-paced, patient-centered veterinary practice.

Duties for Certified Veterinary Technicians include:

  • Client communication
  • Anesthesia induction and monitoring
  • Critical Care Monitoring
  • Patient care and pain management
  • After-hours on-call including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Management of case-flow throughout the day
  • Communication with referring veterinarians

Successful candidates will possess specific qualities:

  • Great technical skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Punctual, on-time and reliable
  • Efficient work habits

Additional information for the position:

  • Education requirements: Graduate of an accredited technician training program.
  • Status: Full-time, benefits eligible after introductory period
  • Physical requirements: able to stand on feet for most hours of the work day, ability to lift sedate or anesthetized patients with assistance.
  • Benefits include health/dental insurance, 401k retirement plan, long-term disability insurance, flexible spending account, paid time off, uniforms, an employee discount, CE funds and CAVT dues.
  • Pay Rate: $DOE (depending experience, interviews, references) Additional pay for on-call coverage.
  • The Emergency & Critical Care Department at AESC is a busy and demanding service, so only candidates with a strong team work ethic are encouraged to apply.
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Candidates (including candidates who have previously submitted a resume or application to AESC) must complete an employment application (please also submit your resume with references) and submit to Jessica Downey, Staff Manager via email at