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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Technician Supervisor in Chicago, Illinois

Do you want to love your career and cultivate that same passion in others? VCA Ark Animal Hospital actively seeks a Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor to help oversee clinic operations and supervise our Veterinary Technicians, Veterinary Assistants, and Animal Care Attendants.

Our Team:

We bring together a team of Veterinarians, Credentialed Veterinary Technicians, Veterinary Assistants, and Client Service Representatives who work together to provide the most advanced care possible for every patient.

You will play a vital role in providing exceptional veterinary care to our patients while promoting a healthy work-life balance. We understand the importance of maintaining a fulfilling personal life alongside a rewarding career, and we are committed to supporting our team members in achieving this balance.

Veterinary Technician Supervisor Role will include but are not limited to:

  • Directing work flow on the floor

  • Cultivate an inclusive work environment and strong hospital culture

  • Work cohesively with hospital management to aid in the progression of the hospital

  • Help with the interview process for potential new hires and onboard all new associates

  • Assists in the educational development of technicians and their skills

  • Conduct staff meetings

  • Provide opportunities for staff to gain more firsthand experience

  • Mentoring technicians within the department

  • Resolve conflicts in a professional and humble manner

  • Refining and implementing protocols

  • Ensure that VCA policies, guidelines, and recommendations are implemented by all members of the technical staff

Qualifications:

  • Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT, LVT, RVT)

  • Compassion

  • Ability to work effectively in a team and individually.

  • Passion for Veterinary Medicine

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Commitment to maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

Schedule: Full- time opportunity with flexible scheduling, 4 x 10-hour shifts.

Location: 3235 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL 60618

The hospital is located in a quiet neighborhood, has quick access to public transportation (Blue line, I-90, and train station), and is within walking distance of several popular restaurants and breweries.

Why Join The VCA Ark Team?

Below are some of the many benefits of joining the VCA team!

  • Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community

  • Leadership opportunities

  • Career development programs

  • Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities

  • CE allowance

  • Tuition support and sponsorships

  • Vet Tech license reimbursement

  • Free wellness subscriptions (Head Space and Lyra Health)

  • Referral bonuses

  • Competitive wage

  • Medical, dental & vision insurance

  • Life, long and short term disability insurance

  • Paid parental leave

  • Pet care discounts (40-100%)

  • Paid vacation and sick time

  • 401(k)

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about providing high-quality care to animals and want to be a part of our dedicated team, apply today! We look forward to welcoming a new member to our veterinary family who shares our commitment to the well-being of animals.

If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com

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