Veterinary Technician (CVT)-ER/Surgery $5,000 sign-on bonus

LVT/RVT Elk Grove Village, Illinois


Position at Elk Grove Veterinary Specialty & Emergency

Elk Grove Veterinary Specialty & Emergency is hiring a Certified Veterinary Technician to join our amazing team!

Urgently Hiring!

$5,000 Sign-on bonus!

 Responsibilities and Duties

This is a Hybrid position that will assist the Surgical department, as well as, our wonderful and growing Emergency Department.  The ideal candidate for this position will thrive in a fast passed environment, possess critical attention to detail, and can multitask.  Having a passion for client communication and long-term relationship with specialty clients is also required. 

 Qualifications and Skills

  • CVT required.
  • Anesthesia experience required.
  • A strong knowledge base of medical treatments including but not limited to; CRI setup/maintenance, NG tubes, central line placement, glucose curves, post-surgical care, oxygen-dependent patients, blocked cats, etc.
  • A strong knowledge base of infectious disease and systemic disorders is key.
  • Accurately performs routine, in-house laboratory procedures, including the collection, preparation, and handling of all specimens according to hospital protocols.
  • An up-to-date knowledge base of laboratory testing and the necessary samples needed for submission.
  • Ability to articulate professional veterinary verbiage while maintaining a medical record.
  • Exercise a high level of communication with clients and referral partners.
  • Provide compassionate patient care.
  • Understands basic emergency care including CPR.
  • Has motivation and takes initiative to help teammates in any situation.
  • Has a strong drive for professional development – Elk Grove VSE is growing and opportunities are endless!

At Elk Grove, we pride ourselves on offering a comfortable, friendly, and respectful work environment. We operate in parallel with our core values and hold each other accountable. We celebrate birthdays, pregnancies, milestones, and major life accomplishments! We invest in our technical support staff and offer professional growth and development options for all levels of technicians/assistants.

We offer competitive benefits not only for you but for your pets too!

Apply Today!