Certified Veterinary Technician at Companion Animal Hospital Norridge

Job Locations US-IL-Norridge
Vet Tech
# of Openings
Company Name
Mission Veterinary Partners
Location/Org Data : Name
Companion Norridge


Companion Animal Hospital of Norridge is seeking a
Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team! 
Companion Norridge

Established in 1951, Companion Animal Hospital of Norridge is proud to offer the latest and best in veterinary medicine, patient care, and customer service.  Our hospital is equipped with advanced diagnostics for the most comprehensive medical and surgical care. In addition to the skills of our team members and the technology we offer, we place a strong emphasis on providing thorough, compassionate care that will see our community's pets through a long and healthy life.  Our group has an incredibly inclusive culture, waiting to help teach and develop skills of future teammates.


4321 N Harlem Ave, Norridge, IL 60706

Shift Details:
This is a Full time position (30+hours/week)
working rotational Weekends.
Opportunity for dynamic schedule! 
Clinic Hours: 

Monday- Friday 

8:00am- 7:00pm 


8:00am - 3:00pm


10:00am - 2:00pm

Compensation increases with commensurate experience.
**Applicants must be licensed or in the process of obtaining credential**
1-2 years experience as assistant/technician required  
Willing to offer training & mentorship to the right eager, motivated candidate! 
Benefits we offer:
  • Industry leading pay for you, discounts for your furry friends!
  • Medical, vision and dental benefits package.
  • 401k program with company match starting day 1!
  • A yearly scrub allowance for all employees.
  • Flexible schedule with a focus on work-life harmony - You'll get PTO and have the time to use it!
  • Free virtual yoga, fitness and meditation classes for ALL employees.
  • Free virtual registered dietitian lead wellness, nutrition and cooking classes for ALL employees.
  • Bonus opportunities!
  • Customized learning and developmental opportunities!


How you'll make an impact:
  • Provide quality patient care in tandem with other medical professionals.
  • Be proficient in a variety of skills ranging from but not limited to: laboratory, pharmacy, radiology, surgery and dentistry.
  • Record all pertinent medical, client and case related information in patient files. Review medical records, estimates or discharge instructions with clients.
  • Schedule appointments, take payments and check-in clients. Answer practice phone lines.
  • Participate in any special cleaning duties and equipment maintenance as directed.
  • Support a work environment and culture that values critical thinking, problem solving, engagement, inclusion and diversity at all levels.


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • The veterinary technician must be proficient in a variety of skills ranging from but not limited to laboratory, pharmacy, radiology, surgery, dental and nursing skills. 
  • Ability to demonstrate patience and composure in stressful situations, and ability to handle a fast-paced environment. 
  • Ability to stay calm and efficient during a medical crisis. 
  • Ability to give SQ, IM and IV injections. 
  • Knowledge of usage, dosage, and common side-effects for commonly used prescription drugs and ability to readily explain them to the clients. 
  • Knowledge of the common anesthesia and recovery states and ability to alert veterinarians when symptoms change or when concerns arise with hospitalized patients. 
  • Ability to properly extubate, monitor temperature and recover a patient from anesthesia. 
  • The veterinary technician must have mental processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics, and language ability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform the duties proficiently. 
  • The veterinary technician must be confident around pets and have an understanding of fear free principles.


We put people first and never compromise on our values. 

Apply today for immediate consideration! 


Mission Veterinary Partners (MVP) is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.



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