Veterinary Technician: Radiation Oncology

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Website VCA


Company : VCA

Country: United States

Location : Aurora, Illinois

Post: Wed, 01 Feb 2023 20:29:34 GMT

Expires: Wed, 01 Mar 2023 23:59:59 GMT

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VCA Aurora Animal Hospital is expanding its Pet CancerCare Center and is seeking Veterinary Technicians for our Radiation Oncology Services!

Who We Are:

VCA Aurora is open 24/7, 365 days a year, and provides a wide range of specialty, critical care, emergency service, and primary care.

Our Radiation Oncology Service:

At VCA Aurora’s Pet CancerCare Center, our multidisciplinary oncology team designs an individualized treatment plan for each pet patient using the most advanced and effective treatments available—much like those used in human medicine.

With Varian Halcyon™ technology now at VCA Aurora Animal Hospital, we are committed to the future of radiation therapy for our patients. We provide definitive intent and palliative intent radiation treatments as well as quality of life monitoring.

Skills that our Technicians utilize, but are not limited to:

Anesthesia monitoring
Creating individualized anesthetic protocols in collaboration with Radiation Oncologist
Collecting patient histories
Physical examinations and patient assessment
Venipuncture/IVC placement
Performing laboratory work and diagnostic imaging
Patient recovery
Work collaboratively with team members of all hospital services

Schedule: Full-Time opportunities available ,four 8-hour shifts, weekdays (Monday-Friday). No scheduled weekends!

What makes VCA Aurora Animal Hospital special?

It is essential to our hospital that every Technician and Assistant feel supported in their professional development and growth. Our hospital has a Technician Training and Development Coordinator, who works closely with all Technicians and Assistants to provide aid in development, help set goals, and push our team to greatness. Whether it’s learning new skills, understanding aspects of medicine, developing leadership/management skills, or education skills, our associates are supported and have the opportunity to build their desired professional pathway.

As the Veterinary industry navigates this new normal of increasing need for patient care, we are proud to have an on-site social worker for our associates and our clients. Our Leaderships top priority is protecting our team’s health and well-being.

Interested in becoming a Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) in Oncology?

Our Oncologists and Leadership Team are invested in providing the supporting you to apply for, obtain, and maintain your VTS (Oncology) including mentorship, available caseload, skills development opportunities, and CE allowance.

Benefits of joining the VCA Aurora 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
Onsite HR representative to promote a positive work environment
Onsite Social Worker to support clients and employees
CE allowance of $750 per year
Tuition support and sponsorships
Vet Tech license reimbursement
Free mental wellness subscriptions (Head Space)
Referral bonuses
Competitive wage
Medical, dental & vision insurance
Life, long and short term disability insurance included
Paid parental leave
Pet Care Discounts
Paid vacation and sick time
401(k) with corporate match

Apply today! We look forward to speaking with you!

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 (url removed)

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