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Certified Veterinary Technician: Rehabilitation

Job Description

Veterinary Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation of Homer Glen is seeking a rehabilitation technician to join our team. VSMR is a veterinary specialty hospital focused solely on state-of-the-art veterinary care in the field of sports medicine and rehabilitation. Our clinic is fully equipped and performs procedures including acupuncture, VSMT, Hydrotherapy, Photobiomodulation, therapeutic exercises performed in a fully equipped exercise gym, advanced diagnostics including musculoskeletal ultrasound, Regenerative medicine including PRP, and Nuclear Medicine including Synovetin®. At VSMR, our rehab technicians work alongside our veterinarians to provide exceptional care to our patients. Rehab certification is encouraged, but for the right candidate, we will cover the cost of certification.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist DVM with examination of patients, including performed Gait Analysis, Stance Analysis, and restraint as necessary.
  • Implement treatment plan as prescribed by DVM, including but not limited to Laser Therapy, Massage Therapy, Hydrotherapy, and therapeutic exercises.
  • Client education, including teaching home exercise programs.
  • Maintain underwater treadmill, including weekly cleaning
  • Perform venipuncture as necessary
  • Assist with surgical induction anesthesia monitoring
  • Take digital radiographs

Requirements:

  • Licensed to work as CVT in the state of Illinois
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs
  • Ability and willingness to work on the floor

Hours:

  • Monday: 9am-7pm
  • Tuesday: 9am-7pm
  • Thursday: 9am-7pm
  • Friday: 9am-4pm
  • Closed Wednesdays, Weekends and Major Holidays

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $20.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Experience:

  • Veterinary experience: 1 year (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Illinois Veterinary Technician License (Required)

Ability to Commute:

  • Homer Glen, IL 60491 (Preferred)

Job-related location requirement:

  • Candidates must be within a 25-mile radius.
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