Veterinary Technology

Veterinary Technology is a fast paced, medical science-based profession which is centered around the health and welfare of animals.  A career in veterinary technology provides you the opportunity to interact and educate the animal-owning public and the health science community in various capacities. 

A.S. in Veterinary Technology
B.S. in Veterinary Technology will be available Fall 2016

Offered on the Bangor Campus

Veterinary Technology

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Garland Road Small Animal Hospital (Winslow, ME)

Veterinary Technician needed for small animal practice located in Winslow. Licensed Technician preferred, but will consider an experienced technician with excellent references in the veterinary field. This position requires a team player with maturity, confidence and above average people skills. Applicant must be self-motivated, dependable, ability to multitask efficiently, good communication skills and a positive attitude. Duties include all aspects of veterinary care with clients and patients. Applicants that are experienced with Cornerstone software, IDEXX laboratory equipment and some Microsoft applications or can demonstrate the ability and willingness to learn is a plus. This position will be full-time employment. Check out our website at and if interested e-mail your resume with professional references to or submit your information via mail to: Garland Road Small Animal Hospital, Attn: Office Manager, 163 Garland Road, Winslow, ME 04901. All replies are confidential. GRSAH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Bradford Veterinary Clinic  (Bradford, ME)

Bradford Veterinary Clinic is seeking a certified or licensed veterinary technician to join our team. We are a friendly, fast growing, small animal and exotics practice. We pride ourselves on quality medicine and customer satisfaction. The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, motivated, and be able to communicate well with clients and team members. Applicant must enjoy working with clients and be comfortable with client education. Full time position available asap. Experience with Avimark a plus. You can learn more about our practice

How To Apply: If you are an experienced or a newly certified veterinary technician, please email with resume, cover letter and any questions. Please put Vet Tech Position in the subject line of your email.


Windsor Veterinary Clinic (Windsor, ME)

 Join our team at a busy, 2 doctor, small animal practice in Central Maine.  

Rural location, 10 miles east of Augusta.  We are seeking a motivated, experienced, compassionate technician to join our friendly, professional team.  

We offer a competitive benefits package, including vacation/paid time off, SIMPLE IRA, health insurance, licensing fees, discounted services, and continuing education reimbursement.

35-40 hour work week, 2 half day Saturday's a month.  
 Please submit resume and cover letter to Dr. Erika Matthies Praul at  


 At Home Veterinary Care (West Gardiner, ME)

Full time licensed veterinary technician wanted for busy veterinary hospital. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm, a positive attitude, and the ability to handle a wide variety of situations. Duties include client education, surgery preparation, assistance with appointments, and other tasks as needed. Applicants must have excellent communications skills and computer skills are essential, as is the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment. LVT licensed required.


 Ridge Runner Veterinary Services (Winterport, ME)

Mixed Animal Practice Seeking Full Time Veterinary Technician.  We are searching for an experienced veterinary technician to join our team.  The ideal candidate would enjoy working with both small and large animals – we see primarily horses on the large animal side of the practice.  This person should be very comfortable with small animal surgery and anesthesia including instrument care, patient monitoring, IV catheter placement, and intubation/extubation.  He/she should be compassionate, detail-oriented, self-motivated, punctual and a team player with strong communication skills.  Benefits include IRA, health insurance, scrub and pet care allowance.  Resumes can be mailed to RRVS, PO Box 769, Winterport, ME 04496 or emailed to


Little River Veterinary Clinic (Perry, ME)

Join Our Team at a Busy Mixed Animal Practice in beautiful downeast Maine!

Well-equipped facility offering digital x-ray, in-house laboratory, new dental equipment, and a friendly staff.

Very competitive benefits package, including vacation and sick time, simple IRA, health insurance, licensing fees, and some continuing education reimbursement.

40 hour work week with rotating on-call schedule (includes 1⁄2 day Saturday once a month)


Send resume and references to:

Anne Bitar
Office Manager
Little River Veterinary Clinic
1074 US RTE 1
Perry, ME 04667


Turner Veterinary Service (Turner, ME)

 Multi-doctor, mixed practice looking to hire a Veterinary Technician, licensed or license-qualified, experience preferred but will train the right individual.  You will be assisting our wonderful doctors in general, small animal practice (with cameo appearances by the occasional small farm animal). Please send cover letter and resume to Anna Morneau or Dr. Becky Law at Turner Veterinary Service, 273 Auburn Road, Turner, Maine  04282

Woodbrook Animals Clinic (Woolwich, ME)

 Our licensed veterinary technicians and assistants work very closely with our veterinarians and the rest of our team to provide quality care for all of our patients. We are looking for an experienced, motivated and compassionate individual to join our busy team. If you are a team player, friendly, highly energetic and like to work with both people and animals, then we would like to speak with you.


Searsport Veterinary Hospital (Searsport, ME)

 Full-time veterinary technician position available. Looking for an energetic, reliable team worker to join our busy one doctor practice.

License and/or experience required.  Please send your resume to:

Searsport Veterinary Hospital

322 W. Main St.

Searsport, ME 04974

You may drop it off in person or fax it to 548-6404


Farmington Veterinary Hospital (Farmington, CT)

We are looking for a full time LVT to join our AAHA certified hospital.  Flexible hours and benefits offered.  Please visit our webpage for more info:

Apply in person at:

Farmington Animal Hospital

204 Farmington Ave

Farmington, CT

or email at: or by fax: (860)-677-4000 or by mail at the above address.


Lakeside Veterinary Hospital (Oakland,ME)

LVT needed for 1.5 doctor small animal practice in Oakland. A conscientious team player with maturity and above average people skills a must. Duties will cover many aspects of client and patient care, and will require some evening and Sat morning hours. The position may be full or part time. Candidates who are in the process but not yet licensed will be considered. Experience a plus but our clinic is a great environment to apply what you've learned and develop your skills. Please send resume to


Freeport Veterinary Hospital (Freeport, ME)

Are you an LVT? Want to work in a fun, drama-free environment at a high-quality veterinary practice?

Freeport Veterinary Hospital is looking to add a full-time talented Licensed Veterinary Technician be to our close-knit team.

If you are:

  • A self-starter
  • A team-player
  • Passionate about providing the best animal care possible
  • A stickler about customer service
  • Detail-oriented
  • Focused on doing great work because you care and not because it's expected of you
  • Licensed or license-eligible Veterinary Technician in the State of Maine
  • Available two Saturdays per month

Then you might be an ideal fit for our practice!

Freeport Veterinary Hospital is a busy two-doctor practice just outside of downtown Freeport. We have great clients, wonderful animals, and a very dedicated staff who love their jobs.  If you are a newer LVT, we also have LVTs and veterinarians on staff who love to teach.  

As an LVT with us, you would receive a competitive wage and enjoy excellent employee benefits including health insurance, dental insurance, paid personal time off, paid holidays and yearly continuing education.

Interested applicants should send their resume with a cover letter to Deirdre Frey, VMD via email at or via mail at Freeport Veterinary Hospital, 4 Post Road, Freeport, ME 04032. No phone calls, please!


North Country Animal Hospital (Caribou, ME)

 North Country Animal Hospital is looking for a licensed Veterinary Technician able to multi task and handle a busy work environment. Experienced preferred but we also welcome new graduates. We are a full service small animal hospital with a new emphasis on animal rehabilitation.Competitive wages along with a comprehensive benefits package. 

Please e-mail your resume to or mail it to North Country Animal Hospital 156 Main St Caribou, Maine 04736 Attn: Jim McQuade


Pownal Veterinary Hospital ( Pownal, ME)

Pownal Veterinary Hospital is looking for a licensed,  experienced Veterinary Technician to join our growing practice. We offer a benefit package that includes health insurance, paid vacation, paid sick time, paid holidays, continuing education, professional dues, licensing fees and a generous employee pet discount program. We would prefer an experienced, licensed technician; but we will train the right person. Please send résumés to Pownal Veterinary Hospital, 191 Hallowell Road, Pownal, Maine 04069. Or, Visit our web page at


Falls Road Veterinary Clinic (Farmington, ME)

We are looking to hire a full time technician.  Please mail or email resume to Heidi Kaminsky at:

Falls Road Veterinary Clinic

475 Farmington Falls Rd

Farmington, ME 04938


Hotham Veterinary (Presque Isle, ME)

We are a 5 year old full service “progressive” mixed animal practice with 2.5 vets, 2LVT’s, and 3 TA’s.  We offer good salary with a comprehensive benefit package and HSA.


Stacey Hotham


Brewer Veterinary Hospital (Brewer, ME)

Veterinary Assistant Needed:
Brewer Veterinary Clinic, PA is seeking a full-time veterinary assistant to join our team. We are a very busy small animal practice, with five doctors on staff. Experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate. 
Licensed Veterinary Technician Needed:
Brewer Veterinary Clinic, PA is seeking a full-time licensed veterinary technician to join our team. We are a very busy small animal practice, with five doctors on staff. An experienced, licensed technician is preferred, but we are willing to train a new graduate.


To apply for either position, please send cover letter and resume to:
Brewer Veterinary Clinic, PA
Attn: Letishia Dill, Practice Manager
PO Box 3250
Brewer, ME 04412
or email to

Winthrop Animal Hospital (Winthrop, ME)

Seeking a part time Veterinary Technician for a full service, quality small animal veterinary hospital. Duties cover a wide range of areas. Technical abilities and willingness to be a positive team member is essential. Send resumes to Winthrop Veterinary Hospital 1942 US Route 202 Winthrop ME 04364 or to No phone calls please.


Kennebec Valley Animal Clinic (Farmingdale ME)

Kennebec Valley Animal Clinic is looking to hire a licensed veterinary technician.

Please contact Dr. Karen Walsh-Meicinger at or call 837-9874 for more details.


Animal Emergency Clinic (Portland, ME)

The Animal Emergency Clinic in Portland Maine has an immediate opening for a fulltime licensed or experienced veterinary technician to join our state of the art facility. We are seeking a motivated and compassionate technician who desires to use their training,experience and communication skills in a fast paced, challenging atmosphere. We offercompetitive wages, health insurance, vacation, continuing education and retirement. Mustbe flexible to cover shifts; especially overnights, weekends, and holidays.Please send resumes to the Animal Emergency Clinic, 739 Warren Ave, Portland, ME04103. You may also fax resumes to 207-878-0829 or email


Volunteers needed to support our veterinary technical staff at Community Spay-Neuter Clinic.

Please call the clinic at 865-0772 to set up a visit. Volunteers are an essential part of the subsidized, high-volume, compassionate spay/neuter services that CSNC provides and, by extension, are an essential part of animal welfare in Maine. The fewer the unwanted animals, the fewer the animals to be mistreated or left in shelters to be euthanized. The clinic is fast-paced and efficient, spaying and/or neutering about 28 animals a day. We work swiftly and collaboratively in a relatively small space. Volunteers assist veterinary technicians, help to prepare surgical packs, help to keep the environment clean and sterile, monitor recovering animals, and/or whatever needs to be done.


Jackson Labs - Veterinary Technician I/II

There is a regular, fulltime position available in Lab Animal Health Services (LAHS) Clinical Medicine unit as a Veterinary Technician I/II. Working under the direction of the Veterinary Staff and reporting to the Clinical Medicine Manager, the incumbent performs a wide range of veterinary technician assignments and uses considerable independent judgment in making decisions requiring the interpretation and application of guidelines with considerable latitude to specific work situations that may arise. Major duties include performing physical evaluations on sick animals; communicating with research staff clients to discuss veterinary care options or therapeutic treatment plan as prescribed by the veterinarian(s); administering treatments; monitoring the animal's response; maintaining patient records and alerting the veterinary staff of any animal health related issues or concerns. On occasion the incumbent may assist Animal Welfare and Compliance and/or other units within Lab Animal Health Services with special projects as directed by the Director of LAHS and/or the veterinary staff.

The minimum requirements for applying for this position include: a Baccalaureate degree in an animal health related field and/or equivalent; eligibility to obtain State of Maine Veterinary Technician license within one year; 5 years of experience working with animals, with a demonstrated ability to identify subtle signs of ill health in animals, excellent communication skills requiring tact, diplomacy and confidentiality, and knowledge of IBM compatible computer software commonly used in an office setting (Excel, Word, Power Point).

Preferred qualifications include: having the ability work as a proactive team member with individuals throughout the organization; eligibility to obtain within two years or possess AALAS certification as a Registered Laboratory Animal Technician or Registered Laboratory Animal Technologist. Interested individuals should apply on-line at, checking off job requisition #2424.