The Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals provides 24-hour care for pets 365 days of the year. Since 1979, we have offered high quality medical care, consultation, referral and emergency veterinary services for the care of dogs, cats and exotic pets. In addition, the hospital creates a positive learning experience for TCSVM students and student technicians with regard to small animal medicine and supports the training of SAM technicians.
The Veterinary Technician in Oncology works as part of an integrated clinical care team to provide high quality nursing care to inpatient and outpatient oncology patients. The service offers chemotherapy and radiation therapy treatments to cancer patients in an integrated, team-based environment. The Harrington Oncology Program is seeking a motivated technician to join our team of faculty oncologists (in both medical and radiation oncology), residents and technicians. We are seeking an experienced individual with demonstrated technical competency, excellent communication skills, multi-tasking capability, and a desire to learn. Cross-training will be provided in anesthesia, radiation therapy treatments, and chemotherapy administration. In addition, the Veterinary Technician supervises and instructs veterinary students on each rotation. This position provides the opportunity for advanced training in specialty medicine, relationship building with long term patients and clients, as well as regular working hours (no on-call or weekend duties).