Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist

186 St. Animal Hospital - Surrey, BC (30+ days ago)

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Our growing Veterinary Hospital is looking for an additional compassionate and positive natured individual to fill a part-time Veterinary Office Assistant position. Shifts will include weekdays and weekends, with the majority consisting of afternoons, evenings. With a continuing goal of enhancing our client and patient care strategies, 186 St. Animal Hospital is look for candidates with key qualities for this position.


  • Reception Desk Skills
  • Team player but also a self starter
  • Telephone and communication skills
  • Reliable commute
  • Flexibility in scheduling
  • Basic computer skills with capability to learn new software
  • Physical capability of safely lifting 20kg safely
  • Compassion for animals and people
  • Multitasking Skills
  • A whole lot of willingness to clean!

Preferred Experience:

  • Over the counter sales
  • Appointment and patient/client data management
  • Animal handling and/ore routine care experience
  • Customer Service Experience
  • Organization Skills | Office Skills

This position involves frequently assisting Veterinarians and colleagues in performing various veterinary related procedures, including but not limited to

  • Blood collection
  • Animal handling
  • Surgical monitoring assistance
  • X-rays
  • Supervised medication administration
  • Equipment handling and maintenance in safe and ethical manner

A full scope of the position will be discussed and explained to potential candidates before final hiring. Previous experience in animal handling and care would be an asset, but individuals who are looking for a career in Veterinary / animal care profession will be fully supported to train and excel. If you have any questions regarding the position, feel free to contact Samantha at 604-574-1133.

Samantha Kupchuk

Hospital Manager / Veterinary Assistance

186 St. Animal Hospital


#102 - 18655 Fraser Hwy.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Receptionist and/or Office: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Retail: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 1 year (Required)
  • Animal Handing: 1 year (Required)


  • Surrey, BC (Preferred)


  • English (Required)