The University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center is looking for the right candidates to fill our Emergency Critical Care, Wards, and Urgent Care Positions.
Bring your passion for animal care to the most advanced, full-service referral care center for large and small animals in Minnesota! We have opportunities for a variety of shifts in 16 specialty areas including Medical Imaging, Emergency & Critical Care, and Oncology & Radiation Therapy. With state-of-the-art technology such as a 3-T MRI, CT, and Linear Accelerator you can apply your advanced technical skills or grow your current knowledge in a trusting, team environment to improve a patient’s quality of life.
We value growth opportunities and are committed to developing compassionate practitioners and leaders by providing opportunities to specialize in a veterinary discipline through paid training, tuition reimbursement for continuing education, attending national conferences, and preparation for specialty exams. Advance your career at the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC), which has served the community for more than a century!
Vet Tech/Senior Vet Tech: Wards Tuesday to Saturday 2 pm to 10:30 pm
Vet Tech/Senior Vet Tech: Urgent Care Tuesday to Friday 2:30 pm to 11pm & Saturday 9:45 pm to 6pm
Vet Tech/Senior Vet Tech: Urgent Care Sunday 9:45 to 6 pm & Monday to Thursday 2:30 pm to 11 pm
Vet Tech/Senior Vet Tech: ICU/ER Noon to 10:30 pm (rotating schedule):
University tuition benefits through the Regents Scholarship (free tuition for those seeking an undergraduate degree)
20% VMC employee discount
24-hours paid CE per year
Up to $1,500 for out-of-state CE
Additional resources for Technicians seeking specialty certification
Annual Technician Teaching Award
Technicians with student loan debt may qualify for the federal government's public loan forgiveness program
Premium pay for 2nd shift, 3rd shift, and Weekend Shifts
Shift Differential Pay for 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift and Weekend Shifts
Signing bonus, if applicable
Retention bonus, if applicable
Relocation assistance, if applicable
Hourly Salary Range
Veterinary Technician - $17.50 - $22.28
Senior Veterinary Technician - $19.11 – $29.07
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials
Graduate of Veterinary Technician or equivalent program. Must be eligible for certification through MVMA/MAVT within one year of employment.
Senior Veterinarian Technician:
Graduate of Veterinary Technician or equivalent program, certified as MVMA/MAVT technician or must be eligible to transfer certification or licensure to Minnesota. At least one year of veterinary technical experience. Ability to act independently with little or no supervision.
Internal Number: 338211
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.