Veterinary Careers in Maryville, TN
Welcome to Blount Veterinary Clinic, where passion for animals meets the scenic charm of Maryville, TN. Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Smoky Mountains, our clinic provides a unique and fulfilling work environment surrounded by the beauty of nature. Maryville’s friendly community, with its welcoming atmosphere and vibrant local culture, offers a perfect backdrop for a fulfilling career in veterinary medicine. At Blount Veterinary Clinic, professionals not only have the opportunity to contribute to the health and well-being of beloved pets but also to be a part of a close-knit team that values collaboration and growth. Join us in Maryville, TN, to discover the perfect balance between a rewarding career and a fulfilling lifestyle.
About the Area
Maryville, Tennessee, is a place where the beauty of nature meets the warmth of community. With its popular landscapes, historic charm, and a community that values tradition and progress, Maryville invites residents and visitors to savor the simple pleasures of life in a town that feels like home.
One of the standout features of Maryville is its close-knit community atmosphere. Residents are known for their hospitality and strong sense of camaraderie. This welcoming environment extends to the professional realm, making it an excellent place for veterinarians to establish connections and build lasting relationships with both clients and colleagues.
Maryville offers a relaxed pace of life, making it an attractive destination for those seeking a peaceful and family-friendly environment. The cost of living is reasonable, and the town’s amenities provide everything needed for comfortable living without sacrificing the tranquility of a smaller community.
Proximity to Nature
Maryville’s proximity to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park not only provides residents with breathtaking views but also offers unique opportunities for veterinarians interested in wildlife medicine or conservation. The diverse ecosystem in the surrounding area allows professionals to engage with a variety of animals and contribute to the well-being of both domestic and wild species.
Our practice is excited to add another Veterinary Technician to our team! We are looking for an individual who is good at communicating, organization, and multi-tasking, and who is ready to work in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate would have at least 1-2 years’ previous experience in veterinary medicine.
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7:30 am-5:30 pm; Saturdays 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Non-credentialed technicians: $12-14/hr
Credentialed technicians: $16-18/hr
We are proud to offer our teammates comprehensive benefits:
- Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
- Disability insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- 401(k) with match
- Personal pet care discount
- Scrub allowance
- Flexible schedule
- Able to perform basic animal handling and restraint
- Be able to accurately position for radiographs
- Assist veterinarians in the practice of veterinary medicine and surgery
- Perform in-hospital lab testing and prepare specimens for outside labs
- Assist veterinarians in outpatient exams by taking histories, vital signs, and weights as well as providing client education
- Collect and prepare diagnostic samples
- Anesthesia monitoring
- Assist in maintaining practice equipment
- Assist veterinarian performing surgery
- Assist veterinarians in any other assigned tasks
- Maintain cleanliness of surgery suite, treatment area, and exams rooms for all surfaces
- Support DEA compliance as it relates to the role
- Any other duties as assigned
- Previous veterinary medicine experience
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Ability to lift patients and carry equipment up to 25 pounds; ability to lift patients or carry equipment over 25 pounds with assistance
- Practice OSHA safety techniques including proper PPE
- Computer skills, MS office applications, etc.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $12.00 – $18.00 per hour
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Employee discount
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Vision insurance
- 10 hour shift
- Weekends as needed
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Maryville, TN 37804: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)
- Veterinary: 1 year (Preferred)
- Veterinary Technician Certification (Preferred)
Work Location: In person