Certified Veterinary Technician (Signing Bonus) - MedVet Chicago
MedVet Medical & Cancer Centers for Pets
May 4, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
MedVet is currently seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team in our Chicago hospital. We are seeking an individual that is team oriented; thrives in a fast paced environment; and is dedicated to practicing the highest quality of veterinary care. The position provides an opportunity to work with board certified specialists and the ability to learn about cutting-edge veterinary medicine.
About MedVet Medical & Cancer Centers for Pets:
Founded in 1988, MedVet is one of the largest veterinarian-owned and led multispecialty and emergency practices in the country. We have a relatively singular focus to be a leader in specialty healthcare for pets. Dedication to our mission, strategy and core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion are the priorities of our organization. We pride ourselves on the exceptional experience we create for patients, clients, referral partners and employees, and, we value that ‘MedVet Experience’ above all else.
Assist in patient procedures: preparation of patients, instruments, equipment and medications
Manage appointments: obtain histories, medical record keeping, invoicing, patient discharges, etc.
Plan, organize, and manage the daily flow of services
Drive the MedVet Experience and ensure our patients receive the highest quality care
Inspire, teach, multitask and be a highly functional team member
Ensure documentation is accurate and complete
State of Illinois Certified Veterinary Technician license preferred
Prior veterinary experience required
Proficient in calculations (drugs, constant rate infusions, unit conversions, etc.)
Flexibility with work hours and able to work additional hours when necessary
Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Shift: The position is full time. Weekends, on-call and holidays based on needs of the department.
MedVet offers a competitive compensation and full benefits package, including paid time off, health insurance, dental, vision, uniform allowance and 401K.
All candidates must complete an acceptable background check, including references and a pre-employment drug test.
About MedVet Medical & Cancer Centers for Pets
Founded in 1988, MedVet is one of the largest veterinarian-owned multispecialty and emergency practices in the country. Three of MedVet’s Ohio medical centers (Columbus, Cincinnati & Dayton) were the first AAHA Accredited Specialty Referral hospitals in the state of Ohio. MedVet Columbus was named the AAHA Accredited Referral Practice of the Year for 2014. MedVet Cincinnati was named the AAHA Accredited Referral Practice of the Year for 2016.
The MedVet team provides expert specialized care in areas including anesthesiology, cardiology, dermatology, emergency and critical care, integrative medicine, internal medicine, interventional radiology, medical oncology, neurology, ophthalmology, radiation oncology, radiology, rehabilitative services, and surgical services.
Full benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, short-term and long term disability, life insurance, 401K, PTO and pet care discounts are available.
With practices in Ohio, Kentucky, Louisiana, Indiana, Illinois and Alabama, MedVet is one of the most dynamic specialty practices in veterinary medicine. Please visit our website at www.medvetforpets.com and check out our Facebook page for additional information.