Colonial Veterinary Hospital is an AAHA accredited hospital that provides high quality, compassionate veterinary care to the dogs and cats of Ithaca and the surrounding area. We are a large and growing practice providing wellness care, urgent and emergency care, hospitalization, as well as medical specialties such as oncology, internal medicine and orthopedic surgery. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In addition to providing clients and their pets the highest quality of medicine and service, Colonial Veterinary Hospital is also a fun and rewarding place to work and grow. We offer competitive wages and generous benefits including health insurance, retirement package, discounted veterinary services, training and continuing education, wellness benefits, paid time off and more.

At this time we are looking for dedicated and team oriented individuals to fill the Licensed Veterinarian Technician positions. The Client Service Representative positions are full. Please see the information below on how to apply.

Client Service Representatives

Our Client Service Representatives serve as the first point of contact for clients entering or calling our hospital.  They maintain the highest level of professionalism, and are a well-respected, pivotal part of our team.  They serve as a liaison between the clients and the medical staff and are able to provide excellent service, knowledge and comfort to pet owners at all times.  Prior veterinary experience is not required for this position, but excellent multi-tasking, communication and people skills are a must.   Our client services team members enjoy the challenges of the position and the deeply ReceptionCareersrewarding opportunity to assist those in need.

The hours for this position rotate, therefore candidates must have a flexible schedule. This is a full-time position working five 8 hour days per week. Please submit resumes, cover letters, and completed application to, to our mailing address, or in person. No phone calls please.



Licensed Veterinary Technicians

We rely on our outstanding technician staff for support in many areas of the practice.  Our technicians are trained to assess the status of hospitalized patients, provide daily treatments and fluid therapy plans, maintain patient records, perform a large array of laboratory tests, draw blood samples, place intravenous catheters, administer and monitor anesthesia, perform dental cleanings, take radiographs, prepare animals for surgical procedures, assist with surgeries, maintain surgical equipment, and assist doctors with appointments.

services-specialty-services-surgery-sxroom-700x467Working at CVH will provide the enthusiastic, motivated licensed veterinary technician a fantastic opportunity to learn and grow in a positive team-oriented environment. Candidates must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and must work well with other people. They must possess excellent communication skills and be able to keep a positive attitude in high volume or stressful situations.  They must also strive to further their knowledge, skills, and education.

We have several full-time opportunities available. Please contact us if interested in any of the following: shift supervisor, emergency floor technician (morning, evening, overnight), surgery/ dentistry, or specialty (oncology and internal medicine).

Please go to to submit resumes with cover letter.