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  • Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Bideawee

    •Proficiency in proper animal restraint. •Ability to draw blood and place catheters (jugular and femoral catheterization a plus). •Experienced or educated in laboratory procedures such as proper blood and specimen handling, reading of fecal assays and urinalysis. •Familiar with radiographic technique and positioning. •Administration of intravenous drugs and anesthetic agents, including understanding of the basic mechanics of an anesthesia machine. •Monitoring of all patients and able to identify medical emergencies. •Proficiency in aseptic technique, including cleaning, sterilizing and packing of surgical instruments, drapes and gowns. •Ability to assist in surgery at the discretion of the veterinary doctor. •Maintain cleanliness in the kennel, prep room and surgery areas; stocking as needed. •Controlled drug log recording. •Inventory management. •Client communication and education •Basic understanding or the ability to learn veterinary software programs.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: April 1, 2014
  • veterinary technician

    Hi-Tor Animal Care Center, Inc.

    Animal shelter is seeking a hard working P/T Licensed Vet Tech with a great work ethic, a motivated & compassionate team player with a positive attitude. Have good written/oral communication skills, basic computer skills, critical thinking, & problem-solving skills; attention to detail, ability to multi-task and prioritize. Candidate will work collaboratively with staff, management and the public. Responsibilities: administer vaccinations & medication, perform euthanasia, draw blood, perform general examinations on animals, and perform IV, IM & SC injections. Must have knowledge of animal handling and restraint, and provide a high level of care and appropriate follow-up in conjunction with the veterinarians' direction for animals in the shelter as well as in accordance with organizational procedures and resources. Other duties as needed. Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time and be able to lift at least 50 pounds. New York Licensure is required at start of employment

    Closing Date: April 30, 2014 Posted: March 20, 2014
  • Adoption Center Associate (Westhampton, NY)

    Bideawee

    Responsible for care of in-house cats and dogs, includes feeding, cleaning, socializing, grooming, evaluation of physical and emotional well being. Record keeping, general housekeeping and miscellaneous tasks.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: February 4, 2014
  • Veterinary Assistant

    Bideawee

    Veterinary Assistants provide supportive services under the direction of a senior veterinarian. This includes but is not limited to administering oral or topical medications, as allowed by NY State law; setting up equipment for both treatment rooms and surgery, restraining animals, lab work, cleaning of isolation room in the Adoption Center and Retirement Home; interacting with the public and answering phones.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: February 4, 2014
  • Position Wanted: Veterinary Assistant

    Currently going to school for my vet tech degree. Have previous experience in veterinary offices as well as animal shelters.

    Closing Date: January 22, 2015 Posted: January 22, 2014
  • Position Wanted: Animal Care Attendant

    Compassionate animal care giver & advocate is seeking a veterinary, kennel or assistant trainer position within the NYC metropolitan area. As an independent animal caretaker, I am confident socializing, exercising, feeding, grooming and caring for dogs and cats. I am offering 15 years of medical experience and 5 years of customer service along with teaching skills. I strongly believe that my true calling is to work within an organization that cares and advocates for animals.

    Closing Date: January 15, 2015 Posted: January 15, 2014
  • Humane Educator

    Catskill Animal Sanctuary

    Camp Kindness at Catskill Animal Sanctuary engages young people in a vibrant day program designed to foster compassion and respect for all living beings and the environment. The age-specific program will span approximately six weeks and takes place on Sanctuary grounds in Saugerties, New York. The Humane Educator, along with two assistants, will guide young people ages 9 - 14 through each one-week humane education program utilizing enriching experiences with the animals, critical thinking exercises, crafts, games, culinary activities, along with other enriching experiences to provide a holistic experience. Full job description here: http://www.idealist.org/view/job/HzDwwJc8jb3p/

    Closing Date: April 30, 2014 Posted: January 7, 2014
  • Spay and Neuter Veterinarian- PT

    Erie County SPCA

    The SPCA Serving Erie County in Buffalo, NY, a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization, is seeking a part-time veterinarian to perform surgical sterilizations and help with medical and surgical needs of animals in our care. Applicants will need to be able to thrive in a fast paced environment. A strong work ethic and a commitment is required to our mission to reduce the unwanted pet overpopulation and promote animal health. Applicants will assist in training Veterinary Students, Veterinary technician students, staff & volunteers. Qualifications: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or Veterinary Medical Doctor Degree & licensed to practice in New York State. One year of experience in a veterinary practice w/emphasis on spay/neuter skills. Must be able to evaluate health status in an objective manner & determine most appropriate treatment for an animal. Excellent benefit package. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to DebbyW@spcaec.com or to SPCA Serving Erie County, ATTN: Veterinary Department, 205 Ensminger Road, Tonawanda, N.Y. 14150

    Closing Date: February 28, 2014 Posted: November 26, 2013
  • Farm Sanctuary Internship

    Farm Sanctuary

    Looking for an unforgettable experience? The Volunteer Internship Programs at Farm Sanctuary's Watkins Glen, NY, Orland, CA, and Los Angeles, CA Shelters provide individuals with unique opportunities to advocate for and connect with farm animals, establish community with like-minded people, and acquire valuable knowledge of the various facets of animal protection. Since Farm Sanctuary was founded in 1986, interns have played a vital role in our efforts by enabling us to operate our shelters, conduct educational programs, and initiate campaigns to end the suffering of farm animals. Apply today and you too can contribute to Farm Sanctuary's life-saving work. Farm Sanctuary Internships are available at all of our shelters, as well as in various departments within our organization. Housing is provided for all interns who work at our California and New York Shelters. Occasionally, off-site internship opportunities may be available; in these special cases, housing is not provided. Internships require a one to three month commitment; please see our website for exact requirements for your desired position. All applicants must be 18 years or older and committed to Farm Sanctuary's goals and programs. Intern space is limited; early application is recommended. Apply online at http://www.farmsanctuary.org/get_involved/jobs/intern.html.

    Closing Date: June 30, 2014 Posted: June 1, 2013

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