Veterinary Technician

Job Description

Job Description

If you are passionate about patient care, client service, and want to utilize your technical skills to the fullest – Pope Animal Hospital in Alton, IL is looking for you!

Pope Animal Hospital is a small animal veterinary hospital that offers comprehensive and progressive medical treatments to our furry patients. We provide the highest level of veterinary medicine along with friendly, compassionate service.

Our Veterinary Technicians are very valuable to the day to day efficiency of our hospital. You will work alongside experienced, highly trained veterinary professionals that hold themselves to the highest standards to provide excellent patient care and amazing customer service.

Join our Team and see why we were voted “Madison County’s “Best of the Best” (9 years running)!

What to expect
A team that operates and feels like a family. We pride ourselves on a welcoming environment where team members feel safe to learn and seek guidance from each other.
Technicians fully utilize their skills to provide a wide range of treatments and procedures.
A great learning environment! Our tenured team of technicians enjoy having the opportunity to mentor and guide newer technicians. They work hard to support and encourage each other and love to celebrate wins, big or small.
Quality Medicine. Our team of Doctors and Technicians utilize state of the art equipment to perform advanced techniques providing excellent care and treatment services.
Flexible work schedule – Full Time hours, Rotating Saturdays, CLOSED on major holidays.

Ideal Candidate would have:
• Previous Veterinary Experienced
• Credentials as a Veterinary Technician (Preferred) OR Recent Graduate of AVMA accredited Technical School
• Ability to execute treatment orders as directed by a DVM (to include placing IV Catheters, phlebotomy, Injections, Anesthesia Induction and Monitoring, etc).
• Safely restrain patients for various types of treatments and procedures
• Adaptable to the demands of the day
• Ability to work efficiently, and remain calm during stressful situations
• Positive attitude and TEAM Player personality
• Passion for growth and development, open to accepting feedback



CE Allowance

Employee Pet Discount

Paid Time Off


Short Term/Long Term Disability

Life Insurance

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Job Details

Employment Type:
Position Type:
Vet Nurse / Technician
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Job Location

Alton, Illinois, United States

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