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Primary & Urgent Care Veterinary Technician

Swann Animal Clinic is hiring for a Veterinary Technician in the Amarillo area.

Some of the benefits of working for Swann Animal Clinic are:

  • Family centric business
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • 401k match
  • In-office training
  • Staff discounts
  • Scrub allowance

We are looking for someone who has experience working in the veterinary field as a veterinary technician. The candidate will need to be able to take direction from a veterinarian, have excellent customer service skills, stand for long periods, and multitask.

You will be interacting with veterinarians, veterinary technicians & pet owners on a day-to-day basis, so professionalism, a positive attitude, and great customer service skills are required.

You must be punctual, dependable, well organized, and have a passion for helping pets. Compensation is based on experience and skill level. We are looking for someone to fill positions for daytime shifts as well as nighttime shifts for our urgent care clinic.

About Swann and the Position

We are a full-service, AAHA-accredited hospital. We see cats and dogs for wellness, surgical, preventative, and emergent/urgent care. We value our culture and strive for a family-oriented, fun-loving environment for both our employees and pet owners.

Our work hours are Monday–Friday from 7:00 am to 10 pm, and Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm.

If you’re looking for a rewarding career with a great company in the Amarillo area, options for applying include: submit your resume/cover letter on Indeed or through our website on our Careers page.

Job Duties:

  • Answering phone calls
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Invoicing clients and collecting fees accurately
  • Ensuring client satisfaction
  • Assisting the veterinarian with diagnostics (lab work, radiographs, ultrasound)
  • Assisting the veterinarian in surgical procedures
  • Assisting the veterinarian with appointments
  • Administering vaccines
  • Gathering patient vitals
  • Cleaning and maintaining organization of exam rooms, treatment area, surgical suite, and kennel area
  • Providing hospitality to clients and pets for the duration of their visit.
  • Placing intravenous catheters
  • Performing dental cleanings under the supervision of the veterinarian

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Must be available full time


  • English

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Work Remotely:

  • No

Medical Benefits

Medical Coverage

Swann Animal Clinic pays 50% of The Employee Only Option (around $1700.00 per year)

Dental & Vision

Swann Animal Clinic pays 100% of the employee premium (around $460 per year)

Supplemental Insurance

Swann Animal Clinic provides access to AFLAC supplemental insurance. This can often result in discounted rates for coverage.

Employee Discounts

Employee Discount Program

  • 50% Off Services
  • 42.5% Off Inventory
  • Discounted Doctor Time (Exams +)
  • Most Labwork to Idexx is no charge*
  • Hills VIP Market Staff Feeding Program (25% OFF Hills Cost)
  • Free Preventatives for 2 Pets for 12 months (renewed annually) ($500/Average/Year)
  • Discounts on online pharmacy

*Specialty lab tests requiring other than Idexx testing will not be discounted; ask a clinic administrator for details.

Paid Time Away

Paid Holidays

  • Christmas
  • Thanksgiving
  • New Years Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day

Paid Vacation Days

Varies by length of employment

Paid Sick Time

You accrue 2 hours of paid sick time every pay period.

Live Well Benefits

Fitness Reimbursement

$20 / Month paid Quarterly ($240/Year)

Must provide proof of attendance - minimum 3 days/ week.

Sponsored Employee Events

Enjoy a drink, pedicure, or meal on us! We provide multiple opportunities every year to enjoy time out of the clinic with your fellow coworkers.

401(K) Matching

  • Full-Time Employees
  • Available after 12 months of employment
  • Swann Animal Clinic matches dollar-for-dollar (up to 4%) of the employees gross income


Scrubs & Uniform Allowance

  • $150 Per Year (Can also be applied to SAC t-shirts)
  • Swann Animal Clinic customized jacket

Growth & Leadership

Feedback & Reviews

Regularly receive feedback and performance evaluations

Team Leader

Connect with a mentor for communication and assistance.

Paid Training

You are paid for the time you spend training with us.

Continuing Education

Access to hundreds of continuing education opportunities both online and in-person.

Leadership Opportunities

We want you to learn and grow. If you are interested in leading and growing in different areas, we will provide you with the framework to do so.

And much, much more...

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