VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinary Technician Assistant - Shamrock Animal Hospital in Comox, British Columbia
Veterina r y Technician Assistant
Shamrock Animal Hospital in Comox, BC is looking for a full time Veterinary Technician Assistant to join our team. This position works 40 hours per week.
The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient care—with the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen.
In this position, you will be supporting our Doctors and Technicians team by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients.
Duties will include but are not limited to:
Maintaining medical records
Preparing surgical suite and surgical patients.
Performing laboratory work and diagnostic imaging.
Providing compassionate care and a home away from home for boarded and hospitalized pets and general hospital maintenance including cleaning kennels
Exceptional client service skills that build trust and loyalty with clients
Strong communication skills and ability to work with a dynamic and diverse team
Compassion and nurturing attitude when providing care to clients and patients
Ability to remain calm and efficient in stressful situations
Positive outlook and enthusiasm
Initiative in carrying out assignments independently
Previous veterinary education or certificate is preferred
Compensation: $16.75 to $25.00 per hour. The hourly rate range is for the primary location for which the job is posted. It may vary depending on the work location of the successful candidate or other factors.
What VCA Canada Offers
Join our team and you will make a huge difference in the lives of pets and their families! With an extensive network of hospitals across Canada, each location offers a diverse experience, a local community feel, and a caring culture you can thrive in: We have the right fit for you!
A caring culture of Wellness and Appreciation !
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Competitive wages and benefits!
Opportunity to apply for a Veterinary Technologist scholarship (annual process)
Annual uniform allowance
Exceptional career development: there is room to grow here!
Referral Bonus Rewards
Opportunities to give back to your community through VCA initiatives
Generous personal pet care discounts
And extra perks like shopping discounts and cool wellness apps!
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