Arlington Heights is currently looking for an RVT to join our team! We value education and hope to bring additional knowledge/technical skills to our facility. We hope to have multiple technicians in a variety of important roles (surgery, patient care, doctor assistants, etc.)
Use your knowledge and education in a way to improve the function and efficiency of our teams.
Perform TPRs and basic physical exam/triages and communicate findings to doctor.
Communicate happily with clients and team members to be a part of a good work culture
Take histories and prepare supplies for appointments, drop-offs, and surgeries as directed
Go over discharge instructions and medications with owners
Demonstrate and educate clients on simple procedures such as insulin injections, at home subcutaneous fluids, Adequan injections, and other similar procedures
Educate clients on the importance of annual exams, heartworm/flea/tick preventatives, annual bloodwork, and vaccinations. Client education on topics as needed/directed by a veterinarian
Communicate blood work results with owners, and perform phone follow ups/rechecks with owners
Query, log, and fill controlled medications
Perform blood smears, run in-house bloodwork, and prepare send out samples
Perform ear/skin cytologies, skin scrapes, and urinalysis
Place IV catheters and start fluids
Prep patients for surgery, induce, and wake up patients
Enter in medical records during/after appointments
Take and position patients for radiographs
Filling out referral forms for specialty hospitals
Prefer experienced RVT. Will consider new grad, in school, or a very proficient assistant on a case by case basis
Prefer full time, but will consider part time employee
Additional Salary Information: We provide health care benefits and paid continuing education opportunities. We also pay for professional dues, 401K, and paid time off.
About Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital
Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital is a family owned vet clinic located in Bloomington, IN. Since 1969, we strive to provide the best medicine in southern Indiana. Nestled in the hometown of Indiana University, Bloomington is a thriving college town full of excitement and entertainment! From hiking in Hoosier National Forest to boating and water skiing in not only one but two beautiful lakes, there is always adventure waiting right around the corner! We are currently a one clinic practice with plans for a second clinic on the north side of Bloomington. We employ four full time doctors, one part time doctor, and 20 fantastic staff all working to provide the best animal care. We are proud of our diagnostics including Ultrasound, X-ray, In-house bloodwork, and Laser therapy. We stay up to date medically providing many opportunities for paid continuing education. You will find that Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital is not only a great place to start your career, but you will become part of a family who care about the growing needs of the pet community in Bloomington!