Would you like to work in a beautiful, newly expanded, state of the art veterinary specialty hospital?


Akron Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center (AVREC) is regarded by many as Northeast Ohio’s finest veterinary specialty hospital.  AVREC is designed to provide advanced surgical, medical, emergency and critical care for dogs and cats.  We work closely with general practice veterinarians throughout Ohio and surrounding states to provide the highest quality of specialized veterinary care 24 hours a day seven days a week.

We at AVREC are currently in search of experienced RVT’s for our emergency department – second shift, and Customer Service Representatives for our front office.



            Job Purpose:  To provide nursing care for hospitalized patients and outpatients, communicate with clients, co-workers and veterinarians regarding patient needs/status and document appropriately.  Utilize full spectrum of technical skills and training to improve patient outcome.

Skills/Qualifications:  Must be a graduate of an accredited Veterinary Technology program, or “grandfathered” Technician with current license.  Must fulfill continuing education requirements necessary to keep certification current.  Other qualifications include:  Knowledge of Animal Behavior, Animal Husbandry, Documentation Skills, Analyzing Information, Clinical Skills, Creating a Safe and Effective Environment, Performing Diagnostic Procedures, Use of Medical Technologies, Attention to Detail, Patience and Verbal Communication.



            Job Purpose:  Our CSR’s provide an extremely important role at AVREC.  They are responsible for greeting our customers, checking in and out the clients and patients, answering phones, filing, scheduling and managing the interactions in the front lobby.  We are looking for candidates who would be available to work evenings.

Skills/Qualifications:  A High School Diploma or GED, computer skills, detailed oriented, a pleasant personality and possess a love for animals.


AVREC offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits including: medical, dental, RX, life, vision, short term disability, PTO’s, generous employee pet care, CE, uniform allowance and profit sharing.

If you are a professional committed to quality and compassionate veterinary care, please apply online by submitting your cover letter and resume to ddressler@akronvet.com.

Also, visit our website at:  www.akronvet.com