Veterinary Technician Assistant

Veterinary Emergency Center of Manchester

If you enjoy working as part of a team to deliver top notch care to your patients then you might be the perfect candidate for a position here at the Veterinary Emergency Center of Manchester. VECM is a privately owned, active hospital that values respect of coworkers and the ability to self-motivate. We have an excellent record of retaining qualified employees and are the only VECCS certified facility in the state of New Hampshire.

Due to our recent growth, full time positions are now available for experienced Veterinary Technician Assistants. We currently have a variety of hours/shifts including overnights.

One year technician assistant experience is necessary. Candidates should be self-motivated and have a strong work ethic. You must be organized, comfortable in a fast-paced environment, have excellent verbal and written skills, excellent customer service skills and be able to work well as a team. You must have the ability to lift 50 pounds with or without assistance, ability to bend, kneel or reach as needed to assist in moving large dogs and ability to stand for extended periods of time.

The following technical skills are required:

  • Assisting doctors and technicians with exams
  • Maintenance and cleaning of rooms/hospital/kennels as needed
  • Animal restraint
  • Filling prescriptions
  • Running in house lab work and assisting with radiographs
  • Handling/Packing of sterile surgical instruments
  • Client and team member communications

We are fortunate to be able to offer our full-time team members benefits, including:

*Competitive salary

*Paid vacation, personal time and continuing education

*Generous Continuing Education allowance

*Health, dental and short-term disability insurance

*401(k) plan and profit sharing


*Discounts for pet health care and pet food

Job Types: Full-time