Overview: The SPCA Holding Center seeks a full-time Registered Veterinary Technician. Candidate must have a strong commitment to the humane treatment of animals, a positive, team-oriented work style, and a passion for the SPCA mission. An interest in the field of Shelter Medicine is a plus. Qualified candidate will have an exceptional work ethic and be extremely reliable. The Veterinary Technician will work with all of the animals in the Holding Center. Assess new animals entering the SPCA program, provide basic vaccines, and work with the Shelter Veterinarian to provide each pet with medical care. Time management skills and excellent organizational abilities are a necessity. The Vet Tech will also be responsible for maintaining medical inventory and some data entry. Candidates must be friendly, professional, and flexible. Must love animals and really enjoy working with a diverse group of people!
Details: Excellent customer service skills are essential! Veterinary Technician certificate required. Animal shelter experience preferred.
Currently accepting applications for full time (40 hours/week). Work hours currently needed are: Weekday hours (9am- 6pm) Some weekends and holidays are required. Schedule may change according to organization’s needs. Having a flexible schedule is required.
Please include a cover letter explaining why you are interested in working for the SPCA. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. APPLICANTS WHO ARE BEST QUALIFIED FOR THE POSITION WILL BE CONTACTED.
Contact: Send resume, cover letter and employment application to HR@spcawake.org or by mail to 327 U.S. Highway 70 East, Garner, NC 27529. Applications can be downloaded from the SPCA website and printed or e-mailed. You may also drop off your application during business hours.
The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) of Wake County is dedicated to creating a more humane community where every adoptable animal has a home. Each year the SPCA rehomes over 3,400 animals through its innovative adoption programs.
The mission statement of the SPCA is to transform the lives of pets and people through protection, care, education and adoption.
The SPCA... of Wake County is a local, independent, non-profit organization that receives no government funding or tax dollars. We rely almost entirely on private donations to fund our annual operating budget of $3 million. The SPCA of Wake County is not affiliated with, nor do we receive funding from the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals).