Veterinary Technician

Technicians | Peoria, IL

     Seeking an independent, compassionate Veterinary Tecnicain to join our team!

 
Why Meadowbrook Veterinary Clinic in Peoria, IL?
We love your pets and we value your trust in us to provide care for such an important part of your family.  As Peoria Illinois’ full-service, AAHA accredited veterinary medical facility our professional and courteous staff provides the best possible medical, surgical, and dental care. By providing compassionate care through veterinary excellence, we promote responsible pet ownership, preventative health, care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients.
 
Our Commitment to Diversity:
We are dedicated to establishing a culture that celebrates all forms of diversity and allows us to be an inclusive service provider in this community.
 
Who are we looking for? 
Applicants must have 1+ years of veterinary technician experience, strong work ethic, preserve a positive personality, capable of communicating effectively, be able to multi-task efficiently in a fast paced environment, have the ability to work in harmony with a team, possess a well-rounded technical skill-set, and have a passion for delivering exceptional care to patients as well as clients.
 
 Responsibilities:
  • Assist the veterinarian in exam rooms and use veterinary software for documenting medical notes 
  • Perform venipuncture for phlebotomy and catheter placement 
  • Obtain laboratory sample collection, process and possibly interpret results (fecal/parasite analysis, ear cytology, skin cytology, urinalysis, blood smears) 
  • Perform diagnostic imaging 
  • Perform anesthesia 
  • Prep patients for and assist in surgery
  • Perform dental prophies
  • Administer vaccines and medications (oral, topical, injectable)
  • Fill prescriptions and review directions with clients
  • Communicate with and educate clients
  • Provide compassionate patient care 
Benefits:
We’re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
  • Paid time off for full-time employees
  • 401(k) plan
  • Continuing education allowance for licensed technicians
  • Guardian voluntary benefits
  • Great pet benefits!