Emergency Overnight Technician

Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists
Buzzards Bay, MA

Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Technician - Overnights

Up to $2500 Signing Bonus! 
Salary: commensurate with experience

Are you a caring and hardworking veterinary nurse who embraces the madness in an emergency and critical care hospital? Want to join a talented, cohesive, and compassionate team focused on providing exceptional patient care and client service? We are seeking an experienced veterinary technician to work in our Buzzards Bay location principally on overnights (10pm-7am). Work 4 nights and enjoy your days off on the sunny beaches of Cape Cod.; includes some weekends and holidays.

We offer an extensive in house training program with incentives to pass nursing levels. We fully support your desire to obtain your CVT and/or VTS.  We help you grow with a generous education allowance based on experience. 

Duties include, but are not limited to, advanced nursing, excellent care of hospitalized ICU patients, triaging incoming emergencies, managing the immediate floor organization for the shift you are working, diagnostics, and monitoring anesthesia and surgical assisting .


  • CVT, RVT, or LVT (or ability to obtain within 6 months)
  • 2 years ECC experience required
  • Remains current on R.E.C.O.V.E.R. CPR guidelines
  • VTS ECC preferred, or desire to achieve
  • Advanced anesthesia and analgesia experience 

Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists benefit package for full time employees include:

  • United Healthcare Insurance Plans with multiple options, all starting first of the month following date of hire
  • Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account options included
  • United Healthcare Dental Insurance; includes a 100% paid premium option for team members
  • United Healthcare Vision Insurance as well as Long and Short Term Disability options
  • 401K with 100% company match up to 3% and 50% company match up to 5%, eligible after 6 months of employment
  • Complimentary Life Insurance $15,000; with options to purchase additional voluntary benefits for self or family
  • Trupanion Pet Insurance with company paid premiums for two team member's pets 
  • Generous Continuing Education Program including local and national conferences with paid CE days off, free online and Vet Bloom courses, and in house CE
  • VTS training track including expense reimbursement, paid CE days off, doctor mentors, rate review and bonus upon completion
  • Uniforms (scrubs) provided at no cost to team members
  • Incentivized Nurse Training Program
  • Team Member Discounts for Pet Care
  • Weekly Grocery Delivery to the Hospital for meals/snacks
  • Paid PTO and Paid Holidays
  • Veterinary Social Worker on-site full time to assist and serve employees and clients: there to assist with ways to help manage stress, combat compassion fatigue, find more work/life balance or help with conflict resolution 
  • Company Sponsored Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flexible Work Schedules Available

As the only emergency and specialty referral hospital serving Cape Cod and the Islands, Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists continues to grow to keep up with the needs of our community. We are looking for enthusiastic and experienced veterinary professionals to join our team who welcome the challenge of meeting the highest standards for quality and performance, and possess a friendly, positive and team player attitude.

We are a proud United Veterinary Care Partner hospital. United Veterinary Care supports the unique culture and individuality of each partner hospital while empowering the hospital teams in their care for patients. One of our goals is to support our community of hospitals in creating sustainable, fulfilling careers in a profession we love.