The Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center (VREC) is a 24/7/365 emergency and referral hospital located in Clarks Summit, PA. VREC is currently seeking an Internal Medicine Technician to join our great family.
An ideal candidate is a motivated, good humored, compassionate technician with excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and the desire to practice advanced medicine. Candidates must be able to follow the guidelines, structure, and established policies of the hospital while working with experienced clinicians, licensed technicians, and a dedicated support staff.
Duties may include but are not limited to:
Obtaining a thorough history of prior veterinary visits, current
medications and bloodwork
Assisting with examinations and procedures such as ultrasounds and
Giving intravenous, intramuscular, and subcutaneous injections
Drawing blood from multiple sites
Running blood work on a variety of equipment
Updating patient charts/ record keeping
Performing treatments and administering a variety of medications
Placing a variety of catheters (urinary catheters, central venous
catheters, peripheral indwelling central catheters) as well as nasal
oxygen and nasal feeding tubes
Anesthetic monitoring during procedures
Client education and communication
Administering chemotherapy under the guidance of a veterinarian
Cleaning endoscopes and other specialty equipment
Advanced nursing care and CPR experience
Internal medicine technicians may be required to work nights or weekends depending on the schedules of the clinic. Prior veterinary experience is required. Technicians may receive on the job training to tailor skills and knowledge to this specialty.
We offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package. If you want a challenging and rewarding career, we want to hear from you. Please send all resumes to
Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center