Certified Veterinary Technician- Radiation Oncology

LVT/RVT Hoffman Estates, Illinois


Position at Thrive Pet Healthcare

Certified Veterinary Technician  

Radiation Oncology Technician

Hoffman Estates, IL   

**No radiation oncology experience required


**3-day Weekends

Schedule- Monday-Thursday 8 am-5 pm 


More than a word, care is present in everything you do. At PetCure Oncology, a Thrive Pet Healthcare partner, we take action to empower your best care for pets, their families, and yourself.     


We are a community of 400 clinics forming an extraordinary network of unparalleled resources and people. Through outstanding learning and career options, comprehensive benefits, and abundant support, you’ll be nurtured and appreciated for who you are and what you bring to the table. We come together in both the joys and heartaches of our profession to lift each other up through laughter and empathy.     


And, we have plenty of fun along the way!    


Who we are    

At PetCure Oncology, you’ll feel the warmth and openness of a small clinic, while having the opportunity and support of a united network.     



PetCure Oncology, one of the country's most exciting and innovative veterinary oncology providers, is seeking a highly energized, compassionate, motivated Veterinary Technician for our brand new location Thrive Pet Healthcare Specialists- Hoffman Estates!    

Our newly constructed space is open now! Our floor plan offers a modern and open-concept feel including a large break area with all the amenities to relax and enjoy where you work. There is a thoughtfully planned patient care area and so much more. 
Take a sneak peek here! 

Address: 2700 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169


Provide your best care with more bridges and fewer barriers.    


PetCure Oncology is looking for a Veterinary Technician to join us as part of the Thrive Pet Healthcare community.     


As a Veterinary Technician, you’ll play an important role in pets lives by providing end-to-end care for our precious patients. Your life-changing work will range from the hands-on care of facilitating outpatient treatments and performing laboratory tests, to support services including admitting and discharging patients.    


Role Responsibilities:    

  •  Support veterinarians to ensure quality veterinary care, advocate for pets, and educate clients. 
  • With each hospital function, assist veterinarians and the medical team to maximize productivity and maintain positive patient flow. 
  • Assist with surgeries and procedures in accordance with your state's Veterinary Practice Act outlined for credentialed veterinary technicians. 
  • Communicate with clients about individualized pet health concerns and offer guidance on Thrive Membership options, medications, and additional treatments. 
  • Assist in maintaining relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems. 
  • Obtain relevant health history and information from clients and maintain medical charts. 
  • Use safe restraining techniques, follow standard protocols, and sustain clean, sterile, organized treatment areas, exam rooms, and labs. 
  • Be willing to guide, mentor, and support fellow team members. 


Experience & Skills Requirements:

  • Strong anesthesia monitoring skills required
  • Phlebotomy experience required
  • Previous experience working in veterinary medical oncology, surgery, and/or internal medicine is preferred, but not required
  • Animal handling experience
  • Ability to multi-task and adjust and learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Are energetic: TEAM players with great communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills and the ability to learn and assimilate quickly to new computer applications
  • Able to fully use their technical skills, as well as, learn from new experiences
  • Provide input and assist with all aspects of patient care.

You’ll Grow With Us    

Here, you can grow your career as best fits you through access to comprehensive learning and skillset programs. You can build your skills and earn credentials through:    


  • Our vast, diverse, and free library of continuing education courses - ThriveU 
  • Live, virtual interactive workshops to develop valuable leadership skills  
  • A program to designed to teach you the fundamentals of running a pet hospital  
  • ​​​​​​​Earn your AVMA-CVTEA Accreditation and become a Vet Tech through our fully accredited distance-learning program for veterinary technicians 
  • Scholarship opportunities and tuition reimbursement   


Benefits – our care in action 
We provide benefits spread comprehensively across your mental, physical, emotional, and financial wellbeing designed to meet your needs as a unique individual. Some key benefits include: 
  Competitive compensation $28-32/hr
  • ​​​​​​Paid time off including 8-weeks of full-pay parental leave, bereavement to grieve both humans and pets, and time off for new pet adoptions 
  • Top quality medical, dental, and vision insurance plus health savings account and flexible spending account ​​​​​​​ 
  • Pet perks including free exams, discounts on products and services, and more at all Thrive Pet Healthcare locations 
  • Generously subsidized backup and ongoing care support for children, adults, and pets 
  • Mental health benefits including coaching and therapy sessions 
  • 401k with employer contribution and no waiting period 


And, with so many locations nationwide, you can find and move into any specialty, hospital type, or environment. Join us and provide your best care at a clinic that is deeply rooted within its community and bolstered by the resources of Thrive Pet Healthcare.