Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Healing Animals. Helping Humans. Transforming Global Health.
If you enjoy working in a collaborative team environment with like-minded professionals who thrive on providing exceptional patient care, learning through clinical experience the most advanced life-saving techniques and procedures and are interested in contributing to the future of veterinary medicine, you may be the perfect candidate for a position here at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine small and large animal hospitals!
As a result of a sustained increase in demand for our clinical services, we are currently seeking qualified Veterinary Technicians.
The Veterinary Technician works as part of an integrated clinical care team to provide high quality nursing care to inpatient, outpatient, surgical, exotic and isolation cases. Provides assistance to clinical care team with regard to patient treatments and procedures, technician appointments/discharges and special procedures. In addition, the Veterinary Technician supervises and instructs veterinary students on each rotation.
As a respected member of our integrated clinical care team, you will collaborate with a group of committed professionals to provide high quality patient care in a state of the art environment. Our exceptional faculty will help enhance your clinical expertise and you, in turn, will have the opportunity to create a positive learning experience for Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine students.
The ideal candidate for the Veterinary Technician position will possess the following qualifications:
Associates or Bachelor's Degree from an accredited Veterinary Technology program or related field of study. We welcome inquiries from recent graduates as well as experienced veterinary technicians who are CVT certified or eligible and have a High School Diploma or equivalent.
Ability to work effectively in a busy clinical setting as a member of a diverse team of clinical and administrative professionals.
The animal hospitals provide 24-hour care for pets 365 days of the year and our positions offer a variety of schedules (day, evening, overnight, weekend). Positions may include providing holiday or weekend coverage on a rotating basis.
We are fortunate to be able to offer our team members comprehensive benefits including a competitive salary (commensurate with education and experience), health, dental, life, long term disability, long term care and vision insurance, 401(a), 403(b), tuition reimbursement, uniforms, paid holidays and vacation and employee discounts for pet health care and pet food.
If you are looking for a fulfilling work environment that values clinical expertise, exceptional patient care and superior customer service, we invite you to view our open positions and apply directly online at http://jobs.hr.tufts.edu or call Human Resources at (508)839-7975 for more information.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
About Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
The Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine is located in a beautiful New England setting in North Grafton, Massachusetts, about an hour west of Boston. Our 585-acre campus includes the Hospital for Large Animals, The Foster Hospital for Small Animals and the Tufts Wildlife Clinic which, combined, treat more than 28,000 cases each year.