Veterinary Assistant

Vellore Woods Veterinary Clinic - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Responsibilities

  • Feed, groom and weigh animals
  • Clean cages and bathe animals
  • Sterilize equipment and clean examination tables and rooms
  • Restrain animals during examinations or vaccination
  • Administer medication prescribed by Veterinarians (e.g. by mixing it with food)
  • Observe animal behavior or health condition and report to the Vet
  • Help in cases of emergencies
  • Handle administrative duties such as scheduling appointments or calling patients in the examination room by priority
  • Advise pet owners on nutrition and healthcare

Requirements

  • Current or former pet ownership is an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to follow instructions properly
  • Comfortable being around animals (cats, dogs, birds, reptiles etc.)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.10 to $17.10 /hour

Experience:

  • Veterinary Assistant: 1 year (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)