Veterinary Assistants and Registered Veterinary Technicians

Cobequid Animal Hospital - Lower Sackville, NS (30+ days ago)

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Cobequid Animal Hospital is hiring for several positions!

Cobequid Animal Hospital is a thriving 7 doctor AAHA small animal, privately owned practice located in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia. We are seeking competent, skilled, and enthusiastic Veterinary Assistants and Registered Veterinary Technicians to join our highly experienced, friendly team. We boast a beautiful state-of-the-art facility and a great working environment with over 30 team members. Our clients have rated us among the highest veterinary hospitals in the area. We are dedicated to providing compassionate care for our patients and a positive, inclusive culture for our team.

Cobequid Animal Hospital Hours of Operations:

  • Monday-Friday: 7:30am - 9:00pm
  • Saturday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Our services include:

  • Wellness care
  • Dentistry with digital dental radiography
  • Full body radiology
  • Internal medicine
  • In-house laboratory and pharmacy
  • Surgery, including soft tissue and orthopedic surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Rehab and Laser therapy
  • Holistic Medicine and Acupuncture
  • Chemotherapy

Some benefits of joining the CAH Team include:

  • Very competitive salary
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Employee pet discounts
  • 11 paid STAT holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid sick days
  • Uniform allowance
  • CE allowance
  • AAHA membership
  • EVTA and NSVMA license renewals paid
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Lots of staff parking and an easy commute location

Job Requirements:

  • 1+ years of experience as a Veterinary Assistant or Registered Veterinary Technician
  • New grads are welcome to apply.

Cobequid Animal Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Cobequid Animal Hospital complies with all applicable federal and provincial laws governing non-discrimination in employment.

About Cobequid Animal Hospital:

Cobequid Animal Hospital first opened its doors over 35 years ago. In 2001, a new 2 story building was constructed. We have a staff of over 30 that includes 7 doctors with 125 years of combined experience. We take pride in our commitment to full service care, whether our clients and patients are here for an appointment or to stay in our hospital for an illness or surgical procedure. Cobequid Animal Hospital has been an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association for 25 years and we take pride in adhering to the highest standards of veterinary medicine.

Come join our team! Please apply to Cynthia Todd, Practice Manager.


  • Extended health care
  • Vision care
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental care
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible working hours

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Veterinary Technician: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Veterinary Assistant: 1 year (Preferred)