South Town Animal Hospital is currently looking for a part time experienced Veterinary Technician. We are a growing 2 doctor practice in South Elgin that provides compassionate care for small animals. Our practice is comprehensive in covering the whole patient and their needs. This candidate will be working closely with Veterinarians, other staff team member and must be a team player who is friendly and have excellent communication skills.
Veterinary technician experience is necessary. Surgery experience is beneficial, but will train right candidate. Responsibilities include working with clients to obtain history's and vitals, knowledge of holding and handling pets for exams and radiographs, attentive to work space and equipment cleaning, preparation of surgical packs, monitoring patients under anesthesia and assisting Veterinarians and other staff members with complete small animal care. Client service skills needed for callbacks and patient updates. Candidate must be able to multi task and handle a fast paced work environment. 1 year experience preferable. Position is 25 hours weekly.
About South Town Animal Hospital
South Town Animal Hospital was opened in South Elgin in 2005. We currently have two veterinarians along with 3 support staff per doctor. South Town Animal Hospital believes in pro-active care and education as a means to improve patient health. Our services include preventive and medical care including in-house lab, digital radiography, outsourced ultrasound, therapeutic laser, soft-tissue surgery, dental prophies and hospital services. We also use electronic medical records. As an employer, we strive to make South Town Animal Hospital rewarding and educational place to work.