Licensed Veterinary Technicians for Specialty and Emergency
Upstate Veterinary Specialties
Who are we?
Upstate Veterinary Specialties (UVS) is a privately owned, specialty and emergency veterinary practice located in the Capital District of upstate New York. We offer a congenial, supportive work environment with board certified specialists in Cardiology, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Radiology, Physical Therapy, and Surgery. Our mission is to help our patients live longer, happier lives through expert medical care and compassionate customer service.
We are in the process of expanding our custom-built hospital, adding another 16,000 square feet to our current 24,000 square foot facility. Our ICU is supported by full-time LVTs, assistants, and client relations staff and includes diagnostic ultrasound, critical care cages, full in-house laboratory, and a blood bank to maintain our high-quality patient care. In addition, our hospital is equipped with advanced imaging modalities including 1.5T MRI, 64 slice CT scanner, and multiple ultrasound units.
Our technicians are highly trained and have access to our state-of-the-art equipment. They enjoy a compassionate, exciting, and fast-paced work environment.
What’s in it for you?
At UVS, we work hard to be worthy of the trust from our referral network and community. Our clients see and know our compassion for our work, themselves, and their pets. In addition, we value our employees and treat them like family. We encourage our employees to pursue a healthy balance between work and life and offer multiple incentives that speak to our philosophy.
UVS offers a competitive compensation package which includes:
Fully paid medical, dental, and long-term disability insurance
Retirement plan with matching contribution
Generous paid time off
Pet insurance stipend
Employee Appreciation Events
Variety of work schedules that include potentially evenings and one weekend day
Are you interested in an opportunity with UVS, but live too far for a daily commute? We may have a solution for you!
UVS offers a housing allowance benefit to both full-time and part-time employees who work consecutive shifts. A daily or monthly allowance will be offered to employees who live more than 60 miles from UVS in order to obtain temporary housing while completing their scheduled shifts. This benefit is offered as part of the employment agreement upon hire.
What are we looking for?
We are seeking dedicated Licensed Veterinary Technicians who are looking for a rewarding career and want to expand their knowledge. Our ideal candidate will embrace our culture and display empathy, kindness, and patience in all aspects of their work.
We are seeking dedicated team players in the following departments:
We have a variety of available schedules in our Emergency Service including full time, part time, and per diem positions. Our specialty positions are 4-day work week.
To Learn More, visit www.uvsonline.com/careers **Please note, applicants MUST have a Valid NYS Veterinary Technician License. Those without a license will not be considered for the LVT position, following NYS regulations. Send your letter of interest and resume for consideration
Must be Licensed by New York State
About Upstate Veterinary Specialties
Specialty Veterinary Care in the Upstate NY Region, Featuring an Experienced Staff, State-of-the-Art Equipment and 24-hour Emergency Care
Upstate Veterinary Specialties, PLLC is a multi-specialty veterinary referral practice located in Upstate New York that offers caring, state-of-the-art specialty veterinary services to pet owners and veterinarians in the community, throughout the Capital District and beyond. Our specialists are fully committed to the care of their patients and providing exceptional service to clients and referring veterinarians. In doing so, we are available full time for veterinary specialty referral services.
Our hospital in Latham, NY offers 24 hour continuous care for our patients following surgical and other procedures if they are not yet ready to return home. Due to our Emergency Service, patients who arrive for urgent treatment may be transferred for specialty care if appropriate the following morning. The hospital’s available technologies include on-site advanced diagnostic imaging, including MRI.
To learn more about our veterinary specialty care services, doctors, support staff, or facility please browse through our website. If you have any questions or would like to speak with a member of our staff, please contact us.