Registered Veterinary Technician - Britannia Heights Veterinary Professional Corp.

Date Posted: Aug 26, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • College CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Experience

Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Veterinary clinic

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Handle restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery
  • Assist veterinarian before during and after surgery
  • Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian
  • Administer treatments as prescribed by veterinarian
  • Counsel clients on animal health care
  • Produce diagnostic radiographs collect samples and perform other laboratory tests
  • Perform routine animal dental procedures and assist veterinarians with animal dentistry
  • Provide wound and bandage care

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Registration by a provincial or territorial or regional association as Registered Animal Health Technologist Registered Veterinary Technician

Experience and specialization

Area of specialization

  • Small animals

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available