Certified Veterinary Technician

VCA Animal Hospitals

Date: Sep 23, 2022
City: Chicago, IL
Contract type: Full time
VCA Animal Hospitals
VCA Chicago North Animal Hospital is looking to expand its team with a Certified Veterinary Technician!

Who We Are:

VCA Chicago North Animal Hospital is located in Irving Park/Avondale neighborhood of Chicago, IL. We are proud to be AAHA accredited and practice Low-Stress Handling

Snapshot of the Role:

You’ve worked hard for your credentials (CVT, RVT, LVT) and we want you to use the knowledge that you’ve invested your time and talent in. The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to:

· Venipuncture

· Catheter placement

· Radiology

· Anesthesia monitoring

· Physical examinations and patient assessment

· Surgical preparation and assisting

· Dentistry

· Laboratory work

· Pharmacy

· Patient recovery

· Compassionate care for our hospitalized patients

Compensation: $ 20.50 - 25 / hour

Starting range is determined by skill set and years of experience in the field. Financial growth opportunities available.

Schedule: Full-time opportunities available with flexible scheduling.

Parking: We have our very own huge parking lot!

Benefits Of Joining Our Team:

Below are some of the many benefits of joining the team!

Leadership opportunities

Career development programs

Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

CE allowance

Vet Tech license reimbursement

Free mental wellness subscriptions (Head Space and Lyra Health)

Referral bonuses

Competitive wage

Medical, dental & vision insurance

Life, long and short term disability insurance

Paid parental leave

Paid vacation and sick time


Location: We are located at the intersection of Addison and Elston, which is just a few miles away from Wrigley Field and right off the Kennedy Expressway.

Whether you\'re an experienced Veterinary Technician looking for the next step in your career or a new grad seeking mentorship, our team is ready to partner with you.? Apply now! We look forward to getting to know you!

If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development).

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com.

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