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VCA Animal Hospitals - Victoria, BC (4 months ago)

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Veterinary Technician Assistant, Specialty - VCA Canada Central Victoria Veterinary Hospital
VCA Canada Central Victoria Animal Hospital is looking for experienced Veterinary Technician Assistants to join our specialty teams in surgery, oncology, internal medicine, radiology, and rehab. This full-time opportunity includes a range of responsibilities which directly attributes to the efficient and effective daily operation of the hospital. The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of direct, hands on veterinary experience, and a veterinary assistant certificate would be an asset. Veterinary Technologist students are encouraged to apply. Your primary responsibility is to assist our veterinary staff with various tasks and treatments. The successful candidate must appreciate high quality veterinary medicine and patient care— with the expertise and technical know-how to make that happen.

Key responsibilities;

Assist veterinary staff with various tasks and treatments
Create a warm and welcoming environment for our patient and pet parents
Create a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients
General housekeeping duties; cleanliness of reception area, pet holding areas and common areas
Willingness to learn more regarding; veterinary services, updated medical office procedures and assisting the Veterinary staff with various tasks and treatments
Key attributes;

Exceptional client service skills
Compassion and nurturing attitude
Ability to remain calm in stressful situations
Ability to adapt in changing situations
Efficient in carrying out assignments independently
Takes initiative to complete tasks throughout the day
VCA Canada Offers!

At our core are our people – people with different strengths and interests that enrich our diversity, innovation and excellence. A team we think of as family. When you join our family, VCA Canada offers:

Exceptional career development
Generous personal pet care discounts
A network of highly educated and skilled professionals!!
And more perks!
VCA Canada Cares!

At VCA Canada we don’t see an animal, we see a family member. VCA Canada embraces a culture of giving back to the communities we serve and demonstrates this philosophy through our national philanthropic program, Paw it Forward. Please visit our website to learn more, www.vcacanada.com.

Have a question? Email: Careers.canada@vca.com

VCA Canada is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. If you require any assistance, please let us know.