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Veterinary Technician

Loyal Companions Animal Hospital and Pet Resort Schaumburg, IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $16 to $21 Hourly
  • Full-Time

Loyal Companions Animal Hospital is seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician or experienced veterinary assistant to join our team in Saint Charles, IL! We are a Fear Free Certified Practice (one of only four in the whole state of Illinois). You will be amazed on how enjoyable each day is when providing veterinary care in a Fear Free fashion! We welcome new graduates and have four certified veterinary technicians on staff. Be sure to visit our website to better understand our vision.

Responsibilities:

  • Welcome patients and obtain medical history
  • Assist in the Fear Free physical exam
  • Complete medical record including exam findings, differential diagnosis, prognosis and plan
  • Fill prescriptions
  • Provide client education on a wide range of health care topics
  • Obtain blood and urine samples
  • Perform laboratory tests including cytology
  • Perform radiographs
  • Anesthesia induction and monitoring
  • Surgical patient preparation and assisting in surgery
  • Perform dental radiographs and cleanings
  • Surgical pack preparation
  • Monitor and nursing care for hospitalized patients
  • Schedule appointments
  • Accept payments for services
  • Respond to email inquires
  • Maintain a continuously clean and healthy environment

Qualifications:

  • Certified Veterinary Technician license (preferred)
  • Fear Free Certified Professional certification (can be obtained after hired)
  • Interest in animal behavior and positive reinforcement modifications
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Excellent telephone and in-person communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure

We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

Loyal Companions Animal Hospital and Pet Resort

Why Work Here?

Loyal Companions Animal Hospital and Pet Resort is a state-of-the-art facility committed to providing a Fear Free experience.

Our mission is to provide comprehensive veterinary health care that is delivered with both excellence and compassion. Our Fear Free approach will exceed the expectations of pets and their people by alleviating anxieties and fears to ensure a calm, pet-centric visit. Our vision is to set the standard for forward-thinking, progressive animal hospitals and pet resorts.

Address

2312 W Main Street, St. Charles, Il 60175
Schaumburg, IL
USA

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